§ 38-6-1 Program of medical assistance to elderly not receiving pensions authorized
§ 38-6-2 Medical assistance defined; right to choose practitioner or participate in program
§ 38-6-3 Determination of scope of medical assistance
§ 38-6-4 Rules for determining eligibility for assistance
§ 38-6-5 Persons eligible for medical assistance
§ 38-6-6 Procedures for determining eligibility
§ 38-6-7 Hearing for applicant or recipient
§ 38-6-8 Penalty for false representation
§ 38-6-9 Suspension of provisions conflicting with amendments to Social Security Act

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 38 > Chapter 6

  • 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.
  • commissioner: The Commissioner of the State Department of Human Resources. See Alabama Code 23-2-149
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Legislative session: That part of a chamber's daily session in which it considers legislative business (bills, resolutions, and actions related thereto).
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • OLD AGE PENSIONS: Money payments with respect to a needy person who has attained the age of 65 years and who has complied with the requirements of this title. See Alabama Code 23-2-149
  • personal property: includes money, goods, chattels, things in action and evidence of debt, deeds and conveyances. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • preceding: means next before. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • United States: includes the territories thereof and the District of Columbia. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608