§ 27-9-1 “Adjuster” defined
§ 27-9-2 License – Requirement; application; issuance; fee; firms and corporations
§ 27-9-3 License – Qualifications
§ 27-9-4 License – Authority to act as adjuster without license
§ 27-9-5 License – Continuation and expiration
§ 27-9-6 License – Suspension, revocation or refusal to continue
§ 27-9-7 License – Return to commissioner; affidavit in lieu thereof
§ 27-9-8 Office and records of licensee

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 27 > Chapter 9

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Attorney-at-law: A person who is legally qualified and licensed to practice law, and to represent and act for clients in legal proceedings.
  • AUTHORIZING RESOLUTION: The resolution adopted by the governing body of the City of Florence or the county, in accordance with this part, that authorizes the organization of the tourism board. See Alabama Code 45-39-221
  • board: The board of directors of the tourism board. See Alabama Code 45-39-221
  • code: This code and all amendments thereto and, with respect to any particular title, chapter, article, division, section, or other portion thereof, any act of the Legislature or other code preceding such portion of this code or subsequently replacing the same. See Alabama Code 45-39-221
  • coercion: Any of the following:

    a. See Alabama Code 13A-6-151

  • county: Lauderdale County, Alabama. See Alabama Code 45-39-221
  • COUNTY LODGING TAX: That certain tax levied pursuant to Part 5, commencing with Section 45-39-244, of Article 24 of this chapter. See Alabama Code 45-39-221
  • deception: Any of the following:

    a. See Alabama Code 13A-6-151

  • director: A member of the board. See Alabama Code 45-39-221
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • florence: The City of Florence, Alabama. See Alabama Code 45-39-221
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • GOVERNING BODY: With respect to the county, its county commission, and, with respect to a municipality, its city or town council, board of commissioners, or other like governing body. See Alabama Code 45-39-221
  • LABOR SERVITUDE: Work or service of economic or financial value which is performed or provided by another person and is induced or obtained by coercion or deception. See Alabama Code 13A-6-151
  • legislature: The Legislature of the state. See Alabama Code 45-39-221
  • MENTAL SUFFERING: A high degree of mental pain or emotional disturbances, such as distress, anxiety, public humiliation, or psychosomatic physical symptoms. See Alabama Code 13A-6-151
  • minor: A person under the age of 19. See Alabama Code 13A-6-151
  • municipality: Any incorporated municipality located wholly within the county. See Alabama Code 45-39-221
  • PHYSICAL INJURY: Impairment of physical condition or substantial pain. See Alabama Code 13A-6-151
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • PLANNING JURISDICTION: A municipality's planning jurisdiction but excludes any portion of the planning jurisdiction located outside of the county. See Alabama Code 45-39-221
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • SEXUAL CONDUCT: Any of the following acts:

    a. See Alabama Code 13A-6-151

  • SEXUAL SERVITUDE: Any sexual conduct as defined in subdivision (3) of Section 14-11-30, for which anything of value is directly or indirectly given, promised to, or received by any person, which conduct is induced or obtained by coercion or deception from a person; provided, however, that if the sexual conduct is with a minor, no coercion or deception is required. See Alabama Code 13A-6-151
  • state: The State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 45-39-221
  • TOURISM BOARD: The public corporation organized pursuant to this part. See Alabama Code 45-39-221
  • TRAFFICKING VICTIM: Any person, including minors, subjected to labor servitude, sexual servitude, or involuntary servitude. See Alabama Code 13A-6-151
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Victim advocate: work with prosecutors and assist the victims of a crime.