§ 34-15C-1 Short title
§ 34-15C-2 Legislative findings
§ 34-15C-3 Definitions
§ 34-15C-4 Alabama Board for Registered Interior Designers
§ 34-15C-5 Powers and duties of board
§ 34-15C-6 Qualification for certificate of registration
§ 34-15C-7 Waiver of registration requirements; reciprocity
§ 34-15C-8 Seal
§ 34-15C-9 Prohibited activities
§ 34-15C-10 Applicability and exceptions
§ 34-15C-11 Violations
§ 34-15C-12 Disciplinary action
§ 34-15C-13 Conflicts of interest
§ 34-15C-14 Alabama Board for Registered Interior Designers Fund
§ 34-15C-15 Authorization to practice
§ 34-15C-16 Participation in certain business entity relationships.
§ 34-15C-17 Administrative procedure
§ 34-15C-18 Sunset provision
§ 34-15C-19 Relation to prior board

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 34 > Chapter 15C

  • action: Condemnation action. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • appraisal: An opinion as to the value of or compensation payable for property, prepared by the owner or under the direction of an individual qualified by knowledge, skill, experience, training, or education to express an opinion as to the value of property. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • business: A lawful activity, whether or not for profit, other than a farm operation, conducted primarily for the purchase, sale, lease, rental, manufacture, processing, or marketing of products, commodities, or other property, or for providing services. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • 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.
  • condemn: To take property under the power of eminent domain. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • CONDEMNATION ACTION: Includes all acts incident to the process of condemning property after commencement of suit until the entry of final judgment. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • condemnee: A person who has or claims an interest in property that is the subject of a prospective or pending condemnation action. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • condemnor: A person empowered to condemn. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • crops: Any form of vegetation intended to be removed and used or sold for commercial purposes, including grass, flowers, fruits, vegetables, trees, vines, and nursery stock. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • FARM OPERATION: Any activity conducted primarily for the production of one or more agricultural products or commodities, including timber, for sale or home use, and customarily producing those products or commodities in sufficient quantity to be capable of contributing materially to the operator's support. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • improvement: Includes any building or structure and any facility, machinery, or equipment that cannot be removed from the real property on which it is situated without substantial damage to the real property or improvement. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • 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
  • lien: A security interest in property arising from contract, mortgage, deed of trust, statute, common law, equity, or creditor action. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • LOCAL PUBLIC ENTITY: A public entity other than the state. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • 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 1-1-1
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • person: Includes a natural individual, partnership, corporation, association, other legal or fiduciary entity, and a public entity. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • personal property: includes money, goods, chattels, things in action and evidence of debt, deeds and conveyances. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • PERSONAL PROPERTY: Any property other than real property which is affixed or directly related to the real property proposed to be acquired. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • 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.
  • property: An interest in real or personal property under the law of this state. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • REAL PROPERTY: Land and any improvements upon or connected with land; and includes an easement, servitude, or other interest therein. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • VALUATION DATE: Shall be the date on which the application for order of condemnation is filed in the probate court or the date of taking of or damage to property by the condemnor, whichever date first occurs. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • WAIVER VALUATION: The valuation process utilized and the product produced by the state or a political subdivision thereof, in lieu of an appraisal, to acquire real property as specifically authorized by Section 18-1A-22. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3
  • work: Includes construction, alteration, repair, remodeling, excavation, demolition, rehabilitation, relocation, and landscaping. See Alabama Code 18-1A-3