§ 20-3-1 Short title
§ 20-3-2 Definitions
§ 20-3-3 Transfer of legend drugs to charitable clinic

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 20 > Chapter 3

  • ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY: An institution or facility licensed as an assisted living facility under regulations of the State Board of Health. See Alabama Code 20-3-2
  • board: The board of directors of a corporation. See Alabama Code 11-97-2
  • bonds: Bonds, notes, or other obligations representing an obligation to pay money. See Alabama Code 11-97-2
  • CHARITABLE CLINIC: The term includes an established free medical clinic as defined in subdivision (1) of Section 6-5-662 and any community health center provided for under the federal Public Health Service Law. See Alabama Code 20-3-2
  • CHARITABLE PATIENT: For purposes of this chapter, the term shall not include patients who are eligible to receive drugs under the Alabama Medicaid Program or under any other prescription drug program funded in whole or in part by the state. See Alabama Code 20-3-2
  • corporation: Any public corporation organized pursuant to the provisions of this chapter. See Alabama Code 11-97-2
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • DETERMINING SUBDIVISION: With respect to a corporation, any determining county or determining municipality and, with respect to an instrumentality, the county or municipality or combination thereof whose governing body is empowered to incorporate or otherwise establish such instrumentality. See Alabama Code 11-97-2
  • drugs: All medicinal substances and preparations recognized by the United States Pharmacopoeia and National Formulary, or any revision thereof, and all substances and preparations intended for external and internal use in the cure, diagnosis, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease and all substances and preparations other than food intended to affect the structure or any function of the body. See Alabama Code 20-3-2
  • following: means next after. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • HOSPICE CARE PROGRAM: A hospice care program licensed as a hospice care program under regulations of the State Board of Health. See Alabama Code 20-3-2
  • hospital: An institution licensed as a hospital under regulations of the State Board of Health. See Alabama Code 20-3-2
  • LEGEND DRUG: Any drug, medicine, chemical, or poison bearing on the label the words, "caution, federal law prohibits dispensing without prescription" or similar wording indicating that such drug, medicine, chemical, or poison may be sold or dispensed only upon the prescription of a licensed medical practitioner. See Alabama Code 20-3-2
  • NURSING FACILITY: An institution licensed as a nursing facility or intermediate care facility under regulations of the State Board of Health. See Alabama Code 20-3-2
  • person: Any natural person, public or private corporation (including, without limitation to, any corporation incorporated hereunder), partnership, trust, foundation, government or governmental body, political subdivision, or other legal entity. See Alabama Code 11-97-2
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • SPECIALTY CARE ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY: An institution or facility licensed as a specialty care assisted living facility under regulations of the State Board of Health. See Alabama Code 20-3-2
  • state: The State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 11-97-2
  • United States: includes the territories thereof and the District of Columbia. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • UTILITY SERVICES: Any services for (i) the collection, treatment, and delivery of water, whether such water is used for human consumption or industrial use, and (ii) the collection, treatment, and disposal of sewage, wastewater, industrial effluent, or other fluid waste. See Alabama Code 11-97-2
  • writing: includes typewriting and printing on paper. See Alabama Code 1-1-1