§ 5-19A-1 Short title
§ 5-19A-2 Definitions
§ 5-19A-3 Pawnbroker to enter on pawn ticket record of information
§ 5-19A-4 Certain information to be printed on pawn tickets
§ 5-19A-5 Statement verifying pledgor is rightful owner of goods; pawnbroker to maintain record of transactions; goods to be maintained on premises for certain number of days before resale
§ 5-19A-6 Redemption or automatic forfeiture of pledged goods
§ 5-19A-7 Pawnshop charge; amounts in excess of pawnshop charge
§ 5-19A-8 Certain acts by pawnbrokers prohibited
§ 5-19A-9 Pledgor presenting pawn ticket entitled to redeem or repurchase goods; lost or damaged pledged goods in possession of pawnbroker; lost, destroyed, or stolen pawn ticket
§ 5-19A-10 Liens for pawnbrokers; pledged goods not redeemed on or before maturity date fixed in ticket
§ 5-19A-11 Licensing generally; annual fee; temporary license; when new license not required upon change in ownership
§ 5-19A-12 Eligibility for pawnshop license; application fee
§ 5-19A-13 Suspension or revocation of license; notice and hearing; surrender of license
§ 5-19A-14 Application for new pawnshop license, transfer of existing license, etc
§ 5-19A-15 No confiscation of property pledged to pawnbroker if property may be put on seven-day hold; when property may be placed on hold
§ 5-19A-16 Penalties for failure to secure license
§ 5-19A-17 Penalties for willful violation of chapter or for false entry in required records; compliance enforced by supervisor; order requiring person to refrain from violation
§ 5-19A-18 Department of Public Safety to supply available arrest and conviction records
§ 5-19A-19 Ordinances to be in compliance with but not more restrictive than chapter
§ 5-19A-20 Pawnbrokers to be subject to licensing and issuance fees under Chapter 12 of Title 40; chapter not to repeal Uniform Commercial Code

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 5 > Chapter 19A

  • 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.
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • court: Unless some other court is specifically designated, such term shall be construed to mean court of probate. See Alabama Code 9-9-2
  • district: Water management district. See Alabama Code 9-9-2
  • Dower: A widow
  • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation: A government corporation that insures the deposits of all national and state banks that are members of the Federal Reserve System. Source: OCC
  • Federal Reserve System: The central bank of the United States. The Fed, as it is commonly called, regulates the U.S. monetary and financial system. The Federal Reserve System is composed of a central governmental agency in Washington, D.C. (the Board of Governors) and twelve regional Federal Reserve Banks in major cities throughout the United States. Source: OCC
  • Forgery: The fraudulent signing or alteration of another's name to an instrument such as a deed, mortgage, or check. The intent of the forgery is to deceive or defraud. Source: OCC
  • landowner: Any property owner who owns partial or full interest in lands in the benefited area or any property owner who owns partial or full interest in over 10 acres of land outside the benefited area within the district. See Alabama Code 9-9-2
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • NOTICE BY PUBLICATION: Unless otherwise specified, such notice shall consist of publication once in each of three consecutive weeks (three insertions) in some newspaper having general circulation in the county or counties wherein the land in the water management district is located, the last insertion to be made at least 15 days prior to the date fixed for the hearing of said notice, and it shall not be necessary that the publication shall be made on the same day in each of the three weeks, but not less than 14 days, excluding the day of the first publication, shall intervene between the first publication and the last publication. See Alabama Code 9-9-2
  • oath: includes affirmation. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • person: Any individual, partnership, stock company or corporation. See Alabama Code 9-9-2
  • real property: includes lands, tenements and hereditaments. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • 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.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • viewers: The board of viewers. See Alabama Code 9-9-2