§ 44-3-1 Definitions
§ 44-3-2 Authorization for creation by counties and municipalities of regional, nonprofit public corporations for provision of temporary care and custody of youths under juvenile court jurisdiction
§ 44-3-3 Effect of formation of corporations upon presently existing juvenile facilities and programs and corporations
§ 44-3-4 Service areas of corporations
§ 44-3-5 Corporations to be governed by boards of directors; selection and meetings of boards of directors
§ 44-3-6 Powers of corporations generally
§ 44-3-7 Amendment of articles of incorporation of corporations
§ 44-3-8 Admission of governing bodies into membership of corporations
§ 44-3-9 Appropriations to corporations by governing bodies
§ 44-3-10 Responsibility of boards of directors for control and direction of facilities and programs
§ 44-3-11 Exemption from taxation of corporations, property, income, etc
§ 44-3-12 Commencement of existence of corporations

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 44 > Chapter 3

  • ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF YOUTH SERVICES: The state department of that name or any other department created by the legislature in lieu of said department. See Alabama Code 44-3-1
  • Annuity: A periodic (usually annual) payment of a fixed sum of money for either the life of the recipient or for a fixed number of years. A series of payments under a contract from an insurance company, a trust company, or an individual. Annuity payments are made at regular intervals over a period of more than one full year.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • BOARD OF DIRECTORS: That body of persons selected in accordance with the articles of incorporation and bylaws of a corporation formed pursuant to this chapter. See Alabama Code 44-3-1
  • 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.
  • county: Any county in this state. See Alabama Code 44-3-1
  • Escheat: Reversion of real or personal property to the state when 1) a person dies without leaving a will and has no heirs, or 2) when the property (such as a bank account) has been inactive for a certain period of time. Source: OCC
  • facilities: Structures, equipment and furnishings, or any other part or combination thereof, which are used, useful or capable of use, and the use thereof in connection with the implementation and operation of programs as defined herein. See Alabama Code 44-3-1
  • GOVERNING BODY: A county commission, board of revenue or other like governing body of a county, or the council, commission or other like governing body of an incorporated municipality. See Alabama Code 44-3-1
  • preceding: means next before. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • programs: The use of various behavioral programs in the care and supervision of children. See Alabama Code 44-3-1
  • United States: includes the territories thereof and the District of Columbia. See Alabama Code 1-1-1