§ 36-23-1 Number of constables; election; term of office; counties may abolish office of constable
§ 36-23-2 Filling of vacancies generally
§ 36-23-3 Notice of vacancy
§ 36-23-4 Bond
§ 36-23-5 Constables deemed conservators of peace
§ 36-23-6 Duties
§ 36-23-7 Removal from election precinct deemed vacation of office
§ 36-23-8 Service of executions and attachments when office of constable vacant, etc
§ 36-23-9 Liability of constable and sureties on bond

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 36 > Chapter 23

  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • circuit: means judicial circuit. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • 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.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.