§ 27-50-1 Short title
§ 27-50-2 Legislative intent
§ 27-50-3 Health benefit plan
§ 27-50-4 Health benefit plan coverage
§ 27-50-5 Penalties for compliance with article – Prohibited
§ 27-50-6 License suspension, etc
§ 27-50-7 Alabama Medicaid Agency

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 27 > Chapter 50

  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • 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.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.