§ 38-3-1 Creation; advisory board of directors
§ 38-3-2 Duties
§ 38-3-3 Advisory subcommittees
§ 38-3-4 Compensation
§ 38-3-5 Commissioner, confidential secretary, and other personnel; contract for meals programs
§ 38-3-6 Authorization to receive gifts, etc
§ 38-3-7 Continuation, transition, implementation
§ 38-3-8 Powers and responsibilities of the department
§ 38-3-9 Adoption of rules; additional functions
§ 38-3-20 Establishment; purpose
§ 38-3-21 Composition
§ 38-3-22 Election of members
§ 38-3-23 Election and term of chair; appointment of secretary
§ 38-3-24 Meetings; rules and regulations
§ 38-3-25 Reimbursement for expenses

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 38 > Chapter 3

  • authority: The Alabama Toll Road, Bridge, and Tunnel Authority created by this article, or any board, body, or commission succeeding to the principal functions thereof or to which the powers given by this article to the authority shall be given by law. See Alabama Code 23-2-142
  • commissioner: The Commissioner of the State Department of Human Resources. See Alabama Code 38-1-1
  • concessionaire: A person, firm, corporation, partnership, limited liability company, or other legal entity described in Section 23-2-144(a)(12) which has been awarded a contract to construct or operate, or both, a toll road or bridge by the department or the authority. See Alabama Code 23-2-142
  • 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.
  • cost: As applied to a toll road, bridge, or tunnel project, the cost shall include, but not be limited to, the following:

    a. See Alabama Code 23-2-142

  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • department: The State Department of Transportation. See Alabama Code 23-2-142
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • 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 claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • 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.
  • personal property: includes money, goods, chattels, things in action and evidence of debt, deeds and conveyances. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • preceding: means next before. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • property: includes both real and personal property. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • real property: includes lands, tenements and hereditaments. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • 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).
  • 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.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • year: means a calendar year; but, whenever the word "year" is used in reference to any appropriations for the payment of money out of the treasury, it shall mean fiscal year. See Alabama Code 1-1-1