§ 3-6A-1 Short title
§ 3-6A-2 Legislative findings
§ 3-6A-3 Definitions
§ 3-6A-4 Sworn statement; dangerous dog investigation; hearing; procedures
§ 3-6A-5 Violations
§ 3-6A-6 Construction with other laws; penalties
§ 3-6A-7 Construction and application of chapter
§ 3-6A-8 Duties of animal control officer

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 3 > Chapter 6A - Control of Dangerous Dogs

  • Allegation: something that someone says happened.
  • 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.
  • chiropractic: when used in this article, is hereby defined as the science and art of locating and removing without the use of drugs or surgery any interference with the transmission and expression of nerve energy in the human body by any means or methods as taught in schools or colleges of chiropractic which are recognized by the State Board of Chiropractic Examiners. See Alabama Code 34-24-120
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • licensee: An individual who currently holds an authorization from a state to practice as a physical therapist or to work as a physical therapist assistant. See Alabama Code 34-24-220.01
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • PHYSICAL THERAPIST: An individual who is licensed by a state to practice physical therapy. See Alabama Code 34-24-220.01
  • PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT: An individual who is licensed or certified by a state and who assists the physical therapist in selected components of physical therapy. See Alabama Code 34-24-220.01
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.