§ 30-3D-201 Bases for jurisdiction over nonresident
§ 30-3D-202 Duration of personal jurisdiction
§ 30-3D-203 Initiating and responding tribunal of state
§ 30-3D-204 Simultaneous proceedings
§ 30-3D-205 Continuing, exclusive jurisdiction to modify child-support order
§ 30-3D-206 Continuing jurisdiction to enforce child-support order
§ 30-3D-207 Determination of controlling child-support order
§ 30-3D-208 Child-support orders for two or more obligees
§ 30-3D-209 Credit for payments
§ 30-3D-210 Application of act to nonresident subject to personal jurisdiction
§ 30-3D-211 Continuing, exclusive jurisdiction to modify spousal-support order

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 30 > Chapter 3D > Article 2

  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • following: means next after. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • 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.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • United States: includes the territories thereof and the District of Columbia. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608