Article 1 1957 Provisions for Facilities Along Inland Waterways 33-2-1 – 33-2-18
Article 2 1959 Provisions for Facilities Along Inland Waterways 33-2-30 – 33-2-44
Article 3 1961 Provisions for Facilities Along Inland Waterways 33-2-60 – 33-2-77
Article 4 1963 Provisions for Facilities Along Inland Waterways 33-2-90 – 33-2-107
Article 5 1967 Provisions for Facilities Along Inland Waterways 33-2-120 – 33-2-136
Article 6 1969 Provisions for Facilities Along Inland Waterways 33-2-150 – 33-2-166
Article 7 Acquisition, Construction, Financing, and Improvement of State Docks Facilities 33-2-180 – 33-2-203
Article 8 Alabama State Docks Facilities Contingency Trust Fund 33-2-210 – 33-2-213

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 33 > Chapter 2

  • 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.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • 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
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • blind person: means a natural person who has no vision or whose vision with correcting glasses is so defective as to prevent the performance of ordinary activities for which eyesight is essential, or who has central visual acuity of 20/200 or less in the better eye with correcting glasses, or whose central visual acuity is more than 20/200 in the better eye with correcting glasses but whose peripheral field has contracted to such an extent that the widest diameter of the visual field subtends an angular distance no greater than 20 degrees. See Alabama Code 30-3D-610
  • board: The board of directors of a district. See Alabama Code 45-34-82.08
  • bonds: Bonds, notes, and certificates representing an obligation to pay money. See Alabama Code 45-34-82.08
  • BONDS: Those bonds issued under this article. See Alabama Code 33-2-30
  • BONDS: Those issued hereunder. See Alabama Code 33-2-60
  • bonds: Either general obligation bonds, limited obligation, or revenue bonds, or a combination thereof, issued after the effective date of this act by a city, county, or entities or authorities thereof in connection with the financing, in whole or in part, of eligible facilities. See Alabama Code 45-34-231
  • BONDS: Those issued hereunder. See Alabama Code 33-2-90
  • BONDS: Those issued hereunder. See Alabama Code 33-2-120
  • BONDS: Those issued hereunder. See Alabama Code 33-2-150
  • bus: Every motor vehicle designed for carrying more than 10 passengers and used for the transportation of persons; and every motor vehicle other than a taxicab, designed and used for the transportation of persons for compensation. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • circuit: means judicial circuit. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • city: Any city in this state. See Alabama Code 45-34-231
  • commissioner: The Commissioner of Agriculture and Industries. See Alabama Code 32-6-15
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • CONVENTION FACILITIES: Any property, real, personal or mixed, which is necessary or desirable in connection with a convention or meeting center, or similar facility, including without limitation, auditoriums, exhibition halls, facilities for food preparation and serving, parking facilities, and administrative offices in connection therewith. See Alabama Code 45-34-231
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • cooperative: A cooperative marketing association for marketing of farm products. See Alabama Code 32-6-15
  • 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.
  • county: Any county in the state. See Alabama Code 45-34-82.08
  • county: Any county in this state. See Alabama Code 45-34-231
  • Court reporter: A person who makes a word-for-word record of what is said in court and produces a transcript of the proceedings upon request.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • DEPARTMENT: The Alabama State Docks Department and any department or agency of the state that may succeed to its duties. See Alabama Code 33-2-30
  • DEPARTMENT: The Alabama State Docks Department and any department or agency of the state that may succeed to its duties. See Alabama Code 33-2-60
  • DEPARTMENT: The Alabama State Docks Department and any department or agency of the state that may succeed to its duties. See Alabama Code 33-2-90
  • department: The Alabama State Law Enforcement Agency of this state acting directly or through its duly authorized officers and agents. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • DEPARTMENT: The Alabama State Docks Department and any department or agency of the state that may succeed to its duties. See Alabama Code 33-2-120
  • DEPARTMENT: The Alabama State Docks Department and any department or agency of the state that may succeed to its duties. See Alabama Code 33-2-150
  • department: Alabama State Docks Department created in Chapter 1 of Title 33. See Alabama Code 33-2-180
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • director: The Secretary of the Alabama State Law Enforcement Agency of Alabama. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • director: The Director of State Docks provided for in Section 33-1-3. See Alabama Code 33-2-180
  • district: A public corporation organized pursuant to the provisions of this chapter. See Alabama Code 45-34-82.08
  • DOCK FACILITIES: Docks and all kinds of dock facilities, including elevators, warehouses, water and rail terminals, wharves, piles, quays, compresses and other related structures, facilities and improvements that may be needed for the convenient use of the same. See Alabama Code 33-2-30
  • DOCK FACILITIES: Docks and all kinds of dock facilities, including elevators, warehouses, water and rail terminals, wharves, piles, quays, compresses, storm haven facilities for all types of watercraft, channels between navigable waterways of the state for the purpose of connecting such waterways and aiding the use thereof and other related structures, facilities and improvements that may be needed for the convenient use of the same. See Alabama Code 33-2-60
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • DOCKS FACILITIES: Docks and all kinds of docks facilities, including elevators, compresses, conveyors, warehouses, water and rail terminals, bulk handling facilities, coal handling facilities, grain elevator facilities, wharves, piles, quays, cold storage facilities, loading and unloading facilities, and other related structures, facilities, equipment, property and improvements of every kind needful for the convenient use of same, in aid of commerce and use of the waterways of the state, now or hereafter existing, that are now or hereafter owned or held, are or are to be under the management and control of the department and are located along navigable rivers, streams or waterways now or hereafter existing within the state. See Alabama Code 33-2-180
  • DOCKS FACILITIES REVENUE BONDS: The revenue bonds authorized in Section 33-2-181 to be sold and issued by the department. See Alabama Code 33-2-180
  • DOCKS FACILITIES REVENUES: All gross revenues of the department derived from charges made by the department for all services provided by the department to, and for the use of docks facilities by, persons using any of the docks facilities, including all special handling and processing charges, tariffs, surcharges and other fees, but excluding any amounts received by the department from state taxes or licenses or from appropriations to the department made by the state. See Alabama Code 33-2-180
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • driver: Every person who drives or is in actual physical control of a vehicle. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • 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.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • explosives: Any chemical compound or mechanical mixture that is commonly used or intended for the purpose of producing an explosion and which contains any oxidizing and combustive units or other ingredients in such proportions, quantities, or packing that an ignition by fire, by friction, by concussion, by percussion, or by detonator of any part of the compound or mixture may cause such a sudden generation of highly heated gases that the resultant gaseous pressures are capable of producing destructive effects on contiguous objects or of destroying life or limb. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • facilities: Elevators, warehouses, docks, water and rail terminals, wharves, piles, quays, compresses, storm haven facilities for all types of watercraft, channels between navigable waterways of the state for the purpose of connecting such waterways and aiding the use thereof, and other related structures, facilities and improvements, that may be needed for the convenient use of the same. See Alabama Code 33-2-120
  • facilities: Elevators, warehouses, docks, water and rail terminals, wharves, piles, quays, compresses, storm haven facilities for all types of watercraft, channels between navigable waterways of the state for the purpose of connecting such waterways and aiding the use thereof, and other related structures, facilities and improvements, that may be needed for the convenient use of the same. See Alabama Code 33-2-150
  • FARM TRACTOR: Every motor vehicle designed and used primarily as a farm implement, for drawing plows, mowing machines, and other implements of husbandry. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • fiduciary: Includes a personal representative or trustee. See Alabama Code 45-34-82.14
  • FISCAL YEAR: The fiscal year of the department. See Alabama Code 33-2-60
  • FISCAL YEAR: The fiscal year of the department. See Alabama Code 33-2-90
  • FISCAL YEAR: The fiscal year of the department. See Alabama Code 33-2-120
  • FISCAL YEAR: The fiscal year of the department. See Alabama Code 33-2-150
  • following: means next after. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Garnishment: Generally, garnishment is a court proceeding in which a creditor asks a court to order a third party who owes money to the debtor or otherwise holds assets belonging to the debtor to turn over to the creditor any of the debtor
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • GOVERNING BODY: With respect to a county, its county commission, and, with respect to a municipality, its city or town council, board of commissioners, or other like governing body and, with respect to a public corporation, its board of directors. See Alabama Code 45-34-82.08
  • GOVERNMENT SECURITIES: Any bonds or other obligations which as to principal and interest constitute direct obligations of, or are unconditionally guaranteed by, the United States of America, including obligations of any federal agency to the extent such obligations are unconditionally guaranteed by the United States of America and any certificates or any other evidences of an ownership interest in such obligations of, or unconditionally guaranteed by, the United States of America or in specified portions thereof (which may consist of the principal thereof or the interest thereon). See Alabama Code 33-2-180
  • Grace period: The number of days you'll have to pay your bill for purchases in full without triggering a finance charge. Source: Federal Reserve
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • GROSS WEIGHT: The weight of a vehicle without load plus the weight of any load thereon. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • gst: The generation-skipping transfer tax imposed by Chapter 13 of the Internal Revenue Code. See Alabama Code 45-34-82.14
  • 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.
  • highway: The entire width between the boundary lines of every way publicly maintained when any part thereof is open to the use of the public for purposes of vehicular travel. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • IMPLEMENT OF HUSBANDRY: Every vehicle designed and adapted exclusively for agricultural, horticultural, or livestock raising operations or for lifting or carrying an implement of husbandry and in either case not subject to registration if used upon the highways. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • INDUSTRIAL BOARD PROJECT: Certain additions to the docks facilities financed through the issuance of the industrial board bonds and leased to the department by the industrial development board pursuant to a lease and agreement dated as of February 1, 1981. See Alabama Code 33-2-180
  • INLAND FACILITIES: All facilities at any time acquired or constructed pursuant to the provisions of the 1967 Docks Amendment or the 1957 Docks Amendment. See Alabama Code 33-2-120
  • INLAND FACILITIES: All facilities at any time acquired or constructed pursuant to the provisions of the 1969 Docks Amendment, the 1967 Docks Amendment or the 1957 Docks Amendment. See Alabama Code 33-2-150
  • INLAND WATERWAYS FACILITIES: All dock facilities at any time acquired or constructed pursuant to the provisions of the 1957 Docks Amendment. See Alabama Code 33-2-60
  • INLAND WATERWAYS FACILITIES: All dock facilities at any time acquired or constructed pursuant to the provisions of the 1957 Docks Amendment. See Alabama Code 33-2-90
  • Intangible property: Property that has no intrinsic value, but is merely the evidence of value such as stock certificates, bonds, and promissory notes.
  • INTERNAL REVENUE CODE: The Internal Revenue Code of 1986 as amended from time to time and successor provisions and codifications thereof. See Alabama Code 45-34-82.14
  • Interrogatories: Written questions asked by one party of an opposing party, who must answer them in writing under oath; a discovery device in a lawsuit.
  • Irrevocable trust: A trust arrangement that cannot be revoked, rescinded, or repealed by the grantor.
  • 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.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Legacy: A gift of property made by will.
  • Legislative session: That part of a chamber's daily session in which it considers legislative business (bills, resolutions, and actions related thereto).
  • legislature: The Legislature of Alabama. See Alabama Code 33-2-180
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • mail: To deposit in the United States mail properly addressed and with postage prepaid. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • month: means a calendar month. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Mortgagee: The person to whom property is mortgaged and who has loaned the money.
  • MOTOR VEHICLE: Every vehicle which is self-propelled and every vehicle which is propelled by electric power obtained from overhead trolley wires, but not operated upon rails, except for electric personal assistive mobility devices. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • MOTOR-DRIVEN CYCLE: Every motorcycle, including every motor scooter, with a motor which produces not to exceed five brake horsepower nor to exceed 150 cubic centimeter engine displacement, and weighs less than 200 pounds fully equipped, and every bicycle with motor attached. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • motorcycle: Every motor vehicle having a seat or saddle for the use of the rider and designed to travel on not more than three wheels in contact with the ground, but excluding a tractor. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • municipality: Any incorporated city or town of the state. See Alabama Code 45-34-82.08
  • nonresident: Every person who is not a resident of this state. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • oath: includes affirmation. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • 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.
  • OPERATING DEFICIT OF THE INLAND FACILITIES: The sum, if any there be, by which the gross revenues derived from the operation of the inland facilities during any fiscal year may be exceeded by the total of all expenses, excluding any deductions for depreciation, incurred during the same fiscal year in the operation of the inland facilities and in the maintenance thereof in good operating condition. See Alabama Code 33-2-120
  • OPERATING DEFICIT OF THE INLAND FACILITIES: The sum, if any there be, by which the gross revenues derived from the operation of the inland facilities during any fiscal year may be exceeded by the total of all expenses, excluding any deductions for depreciation, incurred during the same fiscal year in the operation of the inland facilities and in the maintenance thereof in good operating condition. See Alabama Code 33-2-150
  • OPERATING DEFICIT OF THE INLAND WATERWAYS FACILITIES: The sum, if any there be, by which the gross revenues derived from the operation of the inland waterways facilities during any fiscal year may be exceeded by the total of all expenses, excluding any deductions for depreciation, incurred during the same fiscal year in the operation of the inland waterways facilities and in the maintenance thereof in good operating condition. See Alabama Code 33-2-60
  • OUTSTANDING BONDS: Any docks facilities revenue bonds issued under this article, any refunding bonds issued under this article, the Seaport facility bonds, the state general obligation docks bonds and the industrial board bonds, at any time issued and outstanding. See Alabama Code 33-2-180
  • owner: A person, other than a lienholder, having the property in or title to a vehicle. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • PASSENGER CAR: Every motor vehicle, except motorcycles and motor-driven cycles, designed for carrying 10 passengers or less and used for the transportation of persons. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • person: An individual, a partnership, a corporation or two or more individuals having a joint or common interest. See Alabama Code 32-6-15
  • person: Every natural person, firm, copartnership, association, or corporation. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • person: includes a corporation as well as a natural person. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • personal property: includes money, goods, chattels, things in action and evidence of debt, deeds and conveyances. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • POLE TRAILER: Every vehicle without motive power designed to be drawn by another vehicle and attached to the towing vehicle by means of a reach or pole, or by being boomed or otherwise secured to the towing vehicle, and ordinarily used for transporting long or irregularly shaped loads such as poles, pipes, or structural members capable, generally, of sustaining themselves as beams between the supporting connections. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • PORT OF MOBILE FACILITIES: The facilities of all kinds known as the state docks owned by the state and operated by the department at the Port of Mobile. See Alabama Code 33-2-60
  • PORT OF MOBILE FACILITIES: The facilities of all kinds known as the state docks owned by the state and operated by the department at the Port of Mobile. See Alabama Code 33-2-90
  • PORT OF MOBILE FACILITIES: The facilities of all kinds known as the state docks owned by the state and operated by the department at the Port of Mobile. See Alabama Code 33-2-120
  • PORT OF MOBILE FACILITIES: The facilities of all kinds known as the state docks owned by the state and operated by the department at the Port of Mobile. See Alabama Code 33-2-150
  • 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.
  • preceding: means next before. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • project: Any capital improvement, facility, structure, building, property, or appurtenances thereto of any nature, type, or description which any member is authorized by any law of the state to own, acquire, construct, or finance. See Alabama Code 45-34-82.08
  • property: Real and personal property and interests therein. See Alabama Code 45-34-82.08
  • property: includes both real and personal property. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • PUBLIC CORPORATION: Any public corporation organized under the laws of the state. See Alabama Code 45-34-82.08
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • PUBLIC REVENUES: Any one or more of the items of tax proceeds and other revenues that a municipality or county is authorized to pledge for its bonds under the provisions of Section 11-81-16. See Alabama Code 45-34-82.08
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • real property: includes lands, tenements and hereditaments. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • REFUNDING BONDS: Those refunding bonds authorized in Section 33-2-182 to be sold and issued by the department. See Alabama Code 33-2-180
  • registration: The registration certificate or certificates and registration plates issued under the laws of this state pertaining to the registration of vehicles. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • 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).
  • REVENUE BONDS: Bonds issued by a city, county or authority which are limited or special, rather than general obligations of the issuer and which are not payable from the proceeds of an ad valorem tax. See Alabama Code 45-34-231
  • roadway: That portion of a highway improved, designed, or ordinarily used for vehicular travel, exclusive of the berm or shoulder. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • SECURITY INTEREST: An interest in a vehicle reserved or created by agreement and which secures payment or performance of an obligation. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • semitrailer: Every vehicle with or without motive power, other than a pole trailer, designed for carrying persons or property and for being drawn by a motor vehicle and so constructed that some part of its weight and that of its load rests upon or is carried by another vehicle. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • SPECIAL MOBILE EQUIPMENT: Every vehicle not designed or used primarily for the transportation of persons or property and only incidentally operated or moved over a highway, including, but not limited to: Ditch digging apparatus, well boring apparatus, and road construction and maintenance machinery such as asphalt spreaders, bituminous mixers, bucket loaders, tractors other than truck tractors, ditchers, levelling graders, finishing machines, motor graders, road rollers, scarifiers, earth moving carry-alls and scrapers, power shovels and drag lines, and self-propelled cranes, and earth moving equipment. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • STATE: The State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 33-2-30
  • STATE: The State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 33-2-60
  • state: The State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 45-34-82.08
  • STATE: The State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 33-2-90
  • STATE: The State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 33-2-120
  • STATE: The State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 33-2-150
  • state: The State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 33-2-180
  • state: A state, territory, or possession of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a province of Canada. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the several territories of the United States. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • STATE TREASURER: The State Treasurer of the state. See Alabama Code 33-2-180
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • stop: When required, means complete cessation from movement. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • street: The entire width between boundary lines of every way publicly maintained when any part thereof is open to the use of the public for purposes of vehicular travel. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • subscription: include a mark when the person cannot write, if his name is written near the mark, and witnessed by a person who writes his own name as a witness, and include with respect to corporate securities facsimile signature placed upon any instrument or writing with intent to execute or authenticate such instrument or writing. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • SURPLUS REVENUES OF THE PORT OF MOBILE FACILITIES: The gross revenues derived from the operation of the Port of Mobile facilities remaining at the end of any fiscal year after there shall have been deducted therefrom all expenses (excluding any deductions for depreciation), incurred during the same fiscal year in the operation of the Port of Mobile facilities and the maintenance thereof in good operating condition, and all payments required to be made during such fiscal year in order to comply with: a. See Alabama Code 33-2-60
  • SURPLUS REVENUES OF THE PORT OF MOBILE FACILITIES: The gross revenues derived from the operation of the Port of Mobile facilities remaining at the end of any fiscal year after there shall have been deducted therefrom all expenses (excluding any deductions for depreciation), incurred during the same fiscal year in the operation of the Port of Mobile facilities and the maintenance thereof in good operating condition, and all payments required to be made during such fiscal year in order to comply with: a. See Alabama Code 33-2-90
  • SURPLUS REVENUES OF THE PORT OF MOBILE FACILITIES: The gross revenues derived from the operating of the Port of Mobile facilities remaining at the end of any fiscal year after there shall have been deducted therefrom all expenses (excluding any deductions for depreciation), incurred during the same fiscal year in the operation of the Port of Mobile facilities and the maintenance thereof in good operating condition, and all payments required to be made during such fiscal year in order to comply with: a. See Alabama Code 33-2-120
  • SURPLUS REVENUES OF THE PORT OF MOBILE FACILITIES: The gross revenues derived from operating the Port of Mobile facilities remaining at the end of any fiscal year after there shall have been deducted therefrom all expenses (excluding any deductions for depreciation), incurred during the same fiscal year in the operation of the Port of Mobile facilities and the maintenance thereof in good operating condition, and all payments required to be made during such fiscal year in order to comply with: a. See Alabama Code 33-2-150
  • Testator: A male person who leaves a will at death.
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • traffic: Pedestrians, ridden or herded animals, vehicles, streetcars, and other conveyances either singly or together while using any highway for purposes of travel. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • trailer: Every vehicle with or without motive power, other than a pole trailer, designed for carrying persons or property and for being drawn by a motor vehicle and so constructed that no part of its weight rests upon the towing vehicle. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • truck: Every motor vehicle designed, used, or maintained primarily for the transportation of property. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • TRUCK TRACTOR: Every motor vehicle designed and used primarily for drawing other vehicles and not so constructed as to carry a load other than a part of the weight of the vehicle and load so drawn. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • trust: Any express trust, with additions thereto, wherever and however created, or any separate share of a trust, and includes any arrangement, other than an estate, which, although not a trust, has substantially the same effect as a trust. See Alabama Code 45-34-82.14
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • UNIT OF DEVELOPMENT: Any one or more dock facilities acquired pursuant to the provisions of either this article or the 1957 Docks Act which may be designated by the department as a unit of development for the purposes of this article; provided, that several dock facilities may be together designated as one unit of development only if they are contiguous to each other or closely related for purposes of use and operation. See Alabama Code 33-2-30
  • UNIT OF DEVELOPMENT: Any one or more dock facilities acquired pursuant to the provisions of either this article or the 1957 Docks Act or the 1959 Docks Act which may be designated by the department as a unit of development for the purposes of this article; provided, that several dock facilities may be together designated as one unit of development only if they are contiguous to each other or closely related for purposes of use and operation. See Alabama Code 33-2-60
  • UNIT OF DEVELOPMENT: Any one or more dock facilities acquired pursuant to the provisions of either this article or the 1957 Docks Act, the 1959 Docks Act or the 1961 Docks Act which may be designated by the department as a unit of development for the purposes of this article; provided, that several dock facilities may be together designated as one unit of development only if they are contiguous to each other or closely related for purposes of use and operation. See Alabama Code 33-2-90
  • UNIT OF DEVELOPMENT: Any one or more facilities acquired pursuant to the provisions of either this article or the 1957 Docks Act, or the 1959 Docks Act, or the 1961 Docks Act, or the 1963 Docks Act which may be designated by the department as a unit of development for the purpose of this article; provided, that several facilities may be together designated as one unit of development only if they are contiguous to each other or closely related for purposes of use and operation. See Alabama Code 33-2-120
  • UNIT OF DEVELOPMENT: Any one or more facilities acquired pursuant to the provisions of either this article or the 1957 Docks Act, the 1959 Docks Act, the 1961 Docks Act, the 1963 Docks Act, or the 1967 Docks Act, which may be designated by the department as a unit of development for the purpose of this article; provided, that several facilities may be together designated as one unit of development only if they are contiguous to each other or closely related for the purposes of use and operation. See Alabama Code 33-2-150
  • United States: includes the territories thereof and the District of Columbia. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • vehicle: Every device in, upon, or by which any person or property is or may be transported or drawn upon a highway, excepting devices moved by human power or used exclusively upon stationary rails or tracks or electric personal assistive mobility devices; provided, that for the purposes of this title, a bicycle or a ridden animal shall be deemed a vehicle, except those provisions of this title, which by their very nature can have no application. See Alabama Code 16-36-23
  • writing: includes typewriting and printing on paper. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608