§ 38-9A-1 Definitions
§ 38-9A-2 Individual and Family Support Program
§ 38-9A-3 Regional support councils
§ 38-9A-4 Community councils
§ 38-9A-5 State Support Council
§ 38-9A-6 Plans and budgets
§ 38-9A-7 Nothing in chapter to restrict other chapters
§ 38-9A-8 Individual and family support and financial assistance
§ 38-9A-9 Continuation of chapter

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 38 > Chapter 9A

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • 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
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Garnishment: Generally, garnishment is a court proceeding in which a creditor asks a court to order a third party who owes money to the debtor or otherwise holds assets belonging to the debtor to turn over to the creditor any of the debtor
  • 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
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.