Article 1 General Provisions 26-2-2 – 26-2-3
Article 2 General Conservator for County; Guardians of Minors 26-2-26 – 26-2-27
Article 3 Guardians of Incapacitated Persons 26-2-43 – 26-2-55

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 26 > Chapter 2

  • Balanced budget: A budget in which receipts equal outlays.
  • budget year: shall mean the fiscal year for which any particular budget is adopted and in which it is administered. See Alabama Code 45-24-240
  • commissioner: The Alabama Commissioner of Agriculture and Industries. See Alabama Code 45-17-231.20
  • department: The Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries. See Alabama Code 45-17-231.20
  • PETROLEUM PRODUCTS: Gasoline, diesel fuel, and lubricating oil. See Alabama Code 45-17-231.20
  • Recess: A temporary interruption of the legislative business.
  • Remand: When an appellate court sends a case back to a lower court for further proceedings.
  • REVENUE COMMISSIONER: The Commissioner of the Alabama Department of Revenue. See Alabama Code 45-17-231.20
  • state: The State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 45-17-231.20
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Usury: Charging an illegally high interest rate on a loan. Source: OCC
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.
  • Writ of certiorari: An order issued by the Supreme Court directing the lower court to transmit records for a case for which it will hear on appeal.