§ 41-4-130 Public printing and binding to be done under contract; House and Senate journals
§ 41-4-131 Classification of public printing and binding
§ 41-4-132 Biennial advertisements for bids for printing
§ 41-4-133 Proposals to be in writing; bonds
§ 41-4-134 Opening of bids; acceptance of bids; rejection and readvertisement of bids
§ 41-4-135 Entering into contract; failure of bidder to enter into contract within 10 days of acceptance
§ 41-4-136 Contract and bond to be approved by Governor, Auditor and Treasurer; filing of bonds
§ 41-4-137 Forfeiture of contract for cause; new contract
§ 41-4-138 Venue of actions on contracts
§ 41-4-139 Where printing to be done
§ 41-4-140 Paper and parchment for blanks
§ 41-4-141 Time for making reports by departments, officers, boards, etc.; printing of same
§ 41-4-142 Preparation of acts and joint resolutions for printing
§ 41-4-143 Bound acts of the Legislature; material to be included; delivery to printer
§ 41-4-144 Volumes of acts to be certified
§ 41-4-145 Preparation of journals
§ 41-4-146 Delivery and certification of acts and joint resolutions to printer
§ 41-4-147 Penalty for not delivering copies of acts to printer
§ 41-4-148 Style of printing and quality of paper of acts and journals; index
§ 41-4-149 Revenue laws to be printed separately
§ 41-4-150 When acts and journals must be printed and delivered by printer
§ 41-4-151 Payment for printing – Generally
§ 41-4-152 Payment for printing – Laws and journals
§ 41-4-153 Payment for printing – Revenue laws
§ 41-4-154 Payment for printing – Source of funds
§ 41-4-155 Charge for matters ordered to be printed by both houses
§ 41-4-156 Printing of acts and resolutions in pamphlet form – Distribution to certain officers, departments, etc.; certain officers to keep pamphlets in books until acts published in permanent form
§ 41-4-157 Printing of acts and resolutions in pamphlet form – Paper; type size; size of pages
§ 41-4-158 Printing of acts and resolutions in pamphlet form – Order of printing acts; size of pamphlets; required heading
§ 41-4-159 Printing of acts and resolutions in pamphlet form – Pamphlet acts to be delivered in 10 days; new contract upon failure of printer to deliver
§ 41-4-160 Bond of printer of acts and journals; deductions from contract price for failure to perform within time
§ 41-4-161 Printing of acts when recess taken by Legislature

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 41 > Chapter 4 > Article 5 > Division 2

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • 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.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • 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.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • 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.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • customer: Any person who causes a molder to make a form or to use a form to make a product. See Alabama Code 41-4-154
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • 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
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • form: An object in or around which material is placed to make a mold for pouring plastic or casting metal, and includes a mold, die or pattern. See Alabama Code 41-4-154
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • IMPROPER MEANS: "Improper means" are means such as:

    a. See Alabama Code 41-4-149

  • 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
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • molder: Any person who makes a form or who uses a form to make a product. See Alabama Code 41-4-154
  • oath: includes affirmation. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: is a natural person, corporation, business trust, estate, trust, partnership, association, joint venture, government, governmental subdivision or agency, or any other legal or commercial entity. See Alabama Code 41-4-149
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • real property: includes lands, tenements and hereditaments. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • TRADE SECRET: A "trade secret" is information that:

    a. See Alabama Code 41-4-149

  • writing: includes typewriting and printing on paper. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • year: means a calendar year; but, whenever the word "year" is used in reference to any appropriations for the payment of money out of the treasury, it shall mean fiscal year. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608