§ 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.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • commissioner: The Commissioner of the State Department of Human Resources. See Alabama Code 38-1-1
  • Committee membership: Legislators are assigned to specific committees by their party. Seniority, regional balance, and political philosophy are the most prominent factors in the committee assignment process.
  • department: The Department of Transportation. See Alabama Code 23-1-430
  • fund: The Alabama Transportation Safety Fund. See Alabama Code 23-1-430
  • 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).
  • 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 38-1-1
  • President pro tempore: A constitutionally recognized officer of the Senate who presides over the chamber in the absence of the Vice President. The President Pro Tempore (or, "president for a time") is elected by the Senate and is, by custom, the Senator of the majority party with the longest record of continuous service.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Supplemental appropriation: Budget authority provided in an appropriations act in addition to regular or continuing appropriations already provided. Supplemental appropriations generally are made to cover emergencies, such as disaster relief, or other needs deemed too urgent to be postponed until the enactment of next year's regular appropriations act.