§ 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.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • 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 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
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Mortgagee: The person to whom property is mortgaged and who has loaned the money.
  • Mortgagor: The person who pledges property to a creditor as collateral for a loan and who receives the money.
  • person: Any individual, partnership, stock company or corporation. See Alabama Code 9-9-2
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • viewers: The board of viewers. See Alabama Code 9-9-2