§ 27-30-1 “Mutual aid association” defined
§ 27-30-2 Applicability of chapter – Generally
§ 27-30-3 Applicability of chapter – Exceptions
§ 27-30-4 Authorization to act as, or for, association – Generally
§ 27-30-5 Authorization to act as, or for, association – Requirements
§ 27-30-6 Capital stock or surplus requirements for existing associations
§ 27-30-6.1 Authority to increase paid-in capital stock and paid-in surplus; contracts or policies on any one life and accidental death benefits
§ 27-30-7 Name of association
§ 27-30-8 Certificate of authority – Application
§ 27-30-9 Certificate of authority – Issuance or refusal
§ 27-30-10 Certificate of authority – Expiration; renewal
§ 27-30-11 Certificate of authority – Suspension or revocation – Grounds
§ 27-30-12 Certificate of authority – Suspension or revocation – Procedure
§ 27-30-13 Commissioner as agent for process; service of process; notice of change of address
§ 27-30-14 Contracts – Issuance; contents; approval by commissioner
§ 27-30-15 Contracts – Limits of risk
§ 27-30-16 Contracts – Annual valuation – Benefits payable in cash
§ 27-30-17 Contracts – Annual valuation – Benefits, aid, or services other than cash
§ 27-30-18 Deposit – Amounts; purpose; kind
§ 27-30-19 Deposit – Administration
§ 27-30-20 Funds of association
§ 27-30-21 Accounts and records
§ 27-30-22 Annual statement; furnishing of other information
§ 27-30-23 Duty of officers and agents
§ 27-30-24 Examinations by commissioner
§ 27-30-25 Exemption of resident members’, etc., interest from process
§ 27-30-26 Incorporation and financing of new associations
§ 27-30-27 Qualification of corporation for original certificate of authority
§ 27-30-28 Increase or decrease of capital stock
§ 27-30-29 Membership; meetings of members; voting rights
§ 27-30-30 Directors or trustees
§ 27-30-32 Applicability of Chapters 7 and 8A
§ 27-30-33 Applicability of other provisions
§ 27-30-34 Provision of domestic life and disability insurance pursuant to Chapter 3

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 27 > Chapter 30

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • city: The City of Opelika, Alabama. See Alabama Code 45-41A-41.02
  • CIVIL FINE: The monetary amount assessed by the city pursuant to this part for an adjudication of civil liability for a traffic signal violation, including municipal court costs associated with the infraction. See Alabama Code 45-41A-41.02
  • CIVIL VIOLATION: There is hereby created a noncriminal category of law called a civil violation created and existing for the sole purpose of carrying out the terms of this part. See Alabama Code 45-41A-41.02
  • 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.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • detonator: A device containing a detonating charge that is used to initiate detonation in an explosive, including, but not limited to, electric blasting caps, blasting caps for use with safety fuses, and detonating cord delay connectors. See Alabama Code 13A-10-190
  • director: The Director of the Alabama State Law Enforcement Agency. See Alabama Code 13A-10-190
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • explosive: A chemical compound or other substance or mechanical system intended for the purpose of producing an explosion capable of causing injury to persons or damage to property or containing oxidizing and combustible units or other ingredients in proportions or quantities that ignition, fire, friction, concussion, percussion, or detonator may produce an explosion capable of causing injury to persons or damage to property. See Alabama Code 13A-10-190
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • INTIMATE AREAS: Any portion of a person's body, whether or not covered by undergarments, that are traditionally covered by undergarments to protect that portion from public view, including genitals, pubic areas, buttocks, and female breasts. See Alabama Code 13A-11-40
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • manufacturing: The process of combining two or more components necessary to produce a destructive device, over-pressure device, explosive, detonator, or poison gas, with the exception of commercially manufactured reactive targets used for recreational shooting purposes, or manufactured under provisions set forth under a permit issued by the State Fire Marshal. See Alabama Code 13A-10-190
  • owner: The owner of a motor vehicle as shown on the motor vehicle registration records of the Alabama Department of Revenue or the analogous department or agency of another state or country. See Alabama Code 45-41A-41.02
  • PHOTOGRAPHIC TRAFFIC SIGNAL ENFORCEMENT SYSTEM: A camera system which is designed and installed to work in conjunction with an electrically operated traffic-control device using vehicle sensors synchronized to automatically record, either by conventional film or digital imaging, sequenced photographs or full motion video of the rear of a motor vehicle while proceeding through a signalized intersection. See Alabama Code 45-41A-41.02
  • POISON GAS: A toxic chemical or its precursors that through its chemical action or properties on life processes causes death or permanent injury to human beings. See Alabama Code 13A-10-190
  • 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.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • property: Real or personal property of any kind including money, choses in action, and other similar interests in property. See Alabama Code 13A-10-190
  • real property: includes lands, tenements and hereditaments. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • 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.
  • Statute of limitations: A law that sets the time within which parties must take action to enforce their rights.
  • TRAFFIC SIGNAL VIOLATION: Any violation of Section 32-5A-31, 32-5A-32, or 32-5A-35, or any combination thereof, wherein a vehicle proceeds into a signalized intersection at a time while the traffic-control signal for that vehicle's lane of travel is emitting a steady red signal. See Alabama Code 45-41A-41.02
  • TRAFFIC-CONTROL SIGNAL: Any device, whether manually, electrically, or mechanically operated, by which traffic is alternately directed to stop and permitted to proceed as defined in Section 32-1-1. See Alabama Code 45-41A-41.02
  • TRAINED TECHNICIAN: A sworn law enforcement officer employed by the city, who alternatively:

    a. See Alabama Code 45-41A-41.02

  • undergarments: Articles of clothing worn under clothing that conceal intimate areas from view. See Alabama Code 13A-11-40
  • United States: includes the territories thereof and the District of Columbia. See Alabama Code 1-1-1