§ 38-5-1 Amount of assistance
§ 38-5-2 To whom assistance payable
§ 38-5-3 Purpose of chapter
§ 38-5-4 Property which may be retained by applicant
§ 38-5-5 Aid inalienable; cost of hospitalization, medical care, etc., not to constitute a lien on property of recipient
§ 38-5-6 Relatives not legally liable for support, hospital and medical care, etc
§ 38-5-7 Conflicts with Social Security Act

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 38 > Chapter 5 - Assistance to Needy Blind Persons

  • approved: A device, process, equipment, or method approved by the chief; provided, that if any interested person so requests, the secretary shall review such approval. See Alabama Code 25-9-2
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • BLIND ASSISTANCE: Money payments with respect to needy blind persons. See Alabama Code 38-1-1
  • chief: The Chief of the Division of Safety and Inspection of the Department of Labor or such other public officer, employee, board, commission, or other authority that may in emergencies be acting in the stead of the chief or may by law be assigned the duties and authority of the Chief of the Division of Safety and Inspection of the Department of Labor. See Alabama Code 25-9-2
  • explosives: as used in this article , includes blasting agents, unless blasting agents are expressly excluded. See Alabama Code 25-9-276
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • month: means a calendar month. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • operator: The owner, part owner, operator or lessee to whom the superintendent reports and is accountable for the operation. See Alabama Code 25-9-2
  • permissible: A device, process, or equipment or method heretofore or hereafter classified by such term by the United States Bureau of Mines when such classification is adopted by the chief and includes, unless otherwise expressly stated in this chapter, all requirements, restrictions, exceptions, limitations, and conditions attached to such classification by said bureau. See Alabama Code 25-9-2
  • person: includes a corporation as well as a natural person. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • superintendent: The person placed in overall charge of the operation of a coal mine or mines. See Alabama Code 25-9-2
  • United States: includes the territories thereof and the District of Columbia. See Alabama Code 1-1-1