§ 25-8-32 Legislative findings and intent
§ 25-8-32.1 Definitions
§ 25-8-32.2 Child Labor Administrative Trust Fund
§ 25-8-33 Persons under 16 years of age prohibited from working; exceptions; evidence of employment
§ 25-8-34 Department of Labor may declare place or occupation dangerous or injurious
§ 25-8-35 Prohibited occupations and places for individuals under 16 years of age
§ 25-8-36 Time restrictions
§ 25-8-37 Employment during schools hours; employment of persons 14 or 15 years of age upon waiver of school attendance
§ 25-8-38 Posting of notice of law; time records; meal or rest period; Child Labor Certificate
§ 25-8-39 Age requirements for street or public place occupations; exemptions
§ 25-8-40 Restrictions for minors engaging in street or public place occupations
§ 25-8-41 Official may investigate and revoke permit given for street or public place occupation
§ 25-8-42 Minors violating provisions as to street or public place occupations deemed delinquent
§ 25-8-43 Prohibited occupations and places for individuals under 18 years of age
§ 25-8-44 Employment in establishment where alcoholic beverages sold; minors performing nude or partially nude
§ 25-8-45 Eligibility to work form – When required; Child Labor Certificates
§ 25-8-46 Eligibility to work form – Issuance; scope
§ 25-8-47 Work permits – Application; required papers; officer authorized to administer oaths for affidavits
§ 25-8-48 Work permits – Issuance to persons 16 years of age or older without records and approval
§ 25-8-49 Work permits – Contents and forms
§ 25-8-50 Work permits – Transmission of copy to department and monthly report
§ 25-8-51 Cancellation of child labor certificate
§ 25-8-52 Routine inspections of business establishments
§ 25-8-53 School attendance officers
§ 25-8-54 Working conditions
§ 25-8-55 Inspection and issuance of order for correction of unsanitary or unhealthy conditions
§ 25-8-56 Removal of minor from establishment
§ 25-8-57 Discrimination prohibited against persons disclosing information, making charges, refusing to obey illegal orders, etc
§ 25-8-58 Person selling article to minor for resale on streets or public place required to ascertain whether minor has permit
§ 25-8-59 Penalties; notice of violation and opportunity to show cause; hearing
§ 25-8-60 Minors employed as actors or performers
§ 25-8-61 Minors employed as models

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 25 > Chapter 8

  • Acquittal:
    1. Judgement that a criminal defendant has not been proved guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.
    2. A verdict of "not guilty."
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Arraignment: A proceeding in which an individual who is accused of committing a crime is brought into court, told of the charges, and asked to plead guilty or not guilty.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Clerk of court: An officer appointed by the court to work with the chief judge in overseeing the court's administration, especially to assist in managing the flow of cases through the court and to maintain court records.
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Dower: A widow
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Extradition: The formal process of delivering an accused or convicted person from authorities in one state to authorities in another state.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • Intestate: Dying without leaving a will.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • preceding: means next before. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • property: includes both real and personal property. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the several territories of the United States. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Uphold: The decision of an appellate court not to reverse a lower court decision.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • writing: includes typewriting and printing on paper. See Alabama Code 1-1-1