§ 31-13-1 Short title
§ 31-13-2 Legislative findings
§ 31-13-3 Definitions
§ 31-13-4 Memorandum of agreement with U.S. Department of Homeland Security
§ 31-13-5 Enforcement of and compliance with federal immigration laws; information relating to immigration status; violations; penalties
§ 31-13-6 Enforcement of and compliance with state immigration laws; information relating to immigration status; violations; penalties
§ 31-13-7 Receipt of state or local public benefits; verification of lawful presence in the United States; violations; annual reports
§ 31-13-8 Enrollment or attendance at institutions of postsecondary education
§ 31-13-9 Verification of employment eligibility by employers seeking economic incentives
§ 31-13-10 Willful failure to complete or carry alien registration documentation
§ 31-13-11 Unauthorized aliens prohibited from seeking employment in state
§ 31-13-12 Verification by law enforcement officers of citizenship and immigration status of persons under certain circumstances
§ 31-13-13 Concealing, harboring, shielding, etc., unauthorized aliens
§ 31-13-14 Dealing in false identification documents; vital records identity fraud
§ 31-13-15 Employment of unauthorized aliens prohibited
§ 31-13-16 Certain business expense deductions prohibited
§ 31-13-17 Discriminatory employment practices
§ 31-13-18 Verification of legal status of person charged with a crime for which bail is required; detention
§ 31-13-19 Notification of federal and state authorities when unauthorized alien convicted of violating state or federal law
§ 31-13-20 Stay of chapter when unauthorized alien is a victim or critical witness, etc., under certain conditions
§ 31-13-21 Employment of state law enforcement officers by Alabama Department of Homeland Security
§ 31-13-22 Enforcement of chapter in coordination with federal immigration laws
§ 31-13-23 Enforcement report
§ 31-13-24 Solicitation, attempt, or conspiracy to violate chapter
§ 31-13-25 E-Verify employer agent service
§ 31-13-26 Enforcement of certain contracts prohibited
§ 31-13-27 Verification of citizenship and immigration status of students enrolling in public schools; annual reports; disclosure of information
§ 31-13-28 Voter registration eligibility and requirements
§ 31-13-29 Limitations on public records transactions conducted by unauthorized aliens
§ 31-13-30 Relation to Real ID Act of 2005
§ 31-13-31 Defense of law enforcement officers in enforcement of chapter
§ 31-13-32 Report to Alabama Department of Homeland Security
§ 31-13-33 Rental agreements with unauthorized aliens prohibited
§ 31-13-34 Enforcement of chapter
§ 31-13-35 Records searches by Department of Revenue; investigations

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 31 > Chapter 13

  • 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.
  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • 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.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
  • Baseline: Projection of the receipts, outlays, and other budget amounts that would ensue in the future without any change in existing policy. Baseline projections are used to gauge the extent to which proposed legislation, if enacted into law, would alter current spending and revenue levels.
  • Civil forfeiture: The loss of ownership of property used to conduct illegal activity.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • 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.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • oath: includes affirmation. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.
  • writing: includes typewriting and printing on paper. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608