§ 27-1-1 Short title
§ 27-1-2 Definitions
§ 27-1-3 Applicability of title – Generally
§ 27-1-4 Applicability of title – Exemptions
§ 27-1-5 Compliance requirement
§ 27-1-6 Prevalence of particular over general provisions
§ 27-1-7 Effect of captions or headings
§ 27-1-8 Life insurance companies may invest in notes secured by mortgages or deeds of trust
§ 27-1-9 Life insurance companies may invest in loans guaranteed under Service Men’s Readjustment Act
§ 27-1-10 Payment for health services of chiropractor; insured to have exclusive right to select practitioner of healing arts
§ 27-1-10.1 Insurance coverage for drugs to treat life-threatening illnesses
§ 27-1-11 Dentists and dental hygienists as “physicians” under health or accident insurance policies
§ 27-1-11.1 Appropriations to certain universities not to be considered in patient care reimbursement
§ 27-1-12 Penalty for violation of title
§ 27-1-13 Existing forms and filings
§ 27-1-14 Preservation of prior rights, obligations, etc
§ 27-1-15 Payment for services of podiatrist
§ 27-1-16
§ 27-1-17 Limitation periods for payment of claims; overdue claims; retroactive denials, adjustments, etc.; penalties
§ 27-1-17.1 Payment of providers through electronic funds transfer methods
§ 27-1-18 Contract providing for mental health services to entitle insured to reimbursement for outpatient and inpatient services by qualified psychiatrist or psychologist
§ 27-1-19 Reimbursement of health care providers
§ 27-1-20 Patient Right to Know Act
§ 27-1-21 Uniformity of limits applied to fulfillment of certain drug prescriptions
§ 27-1-22 Uniform prescription drug information card or technology
§ 27-1-23 Motor vehicle accidents by certain public safety officers
§ 27-1-24 Alabama Insurance Underwriting Association
§ 27-1-24.1 Incentives for homeowners insurance policies with wind coverage in certain areas
§ 27-1-25 Rate filings and related actuarial information for homeowners insurance coverage to be public information

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 27 > Chapter 1

  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • board: The board of directors of the authority. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.01
  • bureau: The public corporation for which this part provides. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.01
  • CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: That organization the headquarters of which is in the largest city to the membership in which any reputable person engaged in mercantile, manufacturing, banking, jobbing, or similar business is eligible, and which most nearly of all organizations in such city, regardless of name, performs the functions of such organizations as are commonly known as chambers of commerce. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.01
  • Chambers: A judge's office.
  • CITY MOTEL-HOTEL ASSOCIATION: That association in the largest city the membership of which is composed of persons engaged in the hotel, motel, tourist court, or similar business in such city or in the county and which has the largest membership of any such organization in the city. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.01
  • county: Any county to which this part applies. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.01
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Electronic funds transfer: The transfer of money between accounts by consumer electronic systems-such as automated teller machines (ATMs) and electronic payment of bills-rather than by check or cash. (Wire transfers, checks, drafts, and paper instruments do not fall into this category.) Source: OCC
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Guarantor: A party who agrees to be responsible for the payment of another party's debts should that party default. Source: OCC
  • 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.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • LARGEST CITY: That city of the county having the largest population according to the last or any subsequent federal census. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.01
  • person: Includes a natural person, corporation, partnership, association, or other entity. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.01
  • personal property: includes money, goods, chattels, things in action and evidence of debt, deeds and conveyances. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.