§ 26-9-1 Short title
§ 26-9-2 Definitions
§ 26-9-3 When guardian to be appointed for ward
§ 26-9-4 Limitations as to appointment of guardians
§ 26-9-5 Procedure for appointment of guardian – Filing of petition; contents thereof
§ 26-9-6 Procedure for appointment of guardian – Certification as to age, etc., of minor ward
§ 26-9-7 Procedure for appointment of guardian – Certification as to incompetence, etc., of mentally incompetent ward
§ 26-9-8 Procedure for appointment of guardian – Notice of filing of petition
§ 26-9-9 Procedure for appointment of guardian – Appointment of guardian; execution and filing of bonds by guardian; filing of certificate by personal sureties
§ 26-9-10 Investment of funds of estate by guardian; limitation as to loans of funds of ward
§ 26-9-11 Application of estate for support and maintenance of person other than ward
§ 26-9-12 Furnishing of copy of public record used to determine eligibility for benefits to applicant for benefits
§ 26-9-13 Commitment of incompetent veteran to veterans’ hospital
§ 26-9-14 Filing of account of receipts and disbursements for settlement by guardian; certification of copy thereof to veterans’ administration; notice of hearing thereon
§ 26-9-15 Removal of guardian for failure to file account of moneys received for ward, etc
§ 26-9-16 Discharge of guardian
§ 26-9-17 Compensation of guardian generally
§ 26-9-18 Taxing of costs and fees of guardian
§ 26-9-19 Construction and applicability of chapter

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 26 > Chapter 9

  • administration: The United States Veterans' Administration or its successor. See Alabama Code 45-37-121.25
  • administrator: The Administrator of Veterans' Affairs of the United States Veterans' Administration. See Alabama Code 45-37-121.25
  • benefits: All moneys payable by the United States through the Veterans' Administration. See Alabama Code 45-37-121.25
  • county: A county within the population class prescribed by this part. See Alabama Code 45-37-121
  • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation: A government corporation that insures the deposits of all national and state banks that are members of the Federal Reserve System. Source: OCC
  • guardian: Any person acting as a fiduciary for a ward and includes a conservator appointed under Alabama Uniform Guardianship and Protective Proceedings Act. See Alabama Code 45-37-121.25
  • juries: include courts or judges in all cases when a jury trial is waived, or when the court or judge is authorized to ascertain and determine the facts as well as the law. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Juror: A person who is on the jury.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • person: A partnership, corporation, or an association. See Alabama Code 45-37-121.25
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Veto: The procedure established under the Constitution by which the President/Governor refuses to approve a bill or joint resolution and thus prevents its enactment into law. A regular veto occurs when the President/Governor returns the legislation to the house in which it originated. The President/Governor usually returns a vetoed bill with a message indicating his reasons for rejecting the measure. In Congress, the veto can be overridden only by a two-thirds vote in both the Senate and the House.
  • ward: A beneficiary of the administration. See Alabama Code 45-37-121.25