§ 6-5-730 Short title
§ 6-5-731 Definitions
§ 6-5-732 Claims arising from weight gain, obesity, associated health conditions, or long-term consumption of food – Exemptions from civil actions
§ 6-5-733 Claims arising from weight gain, obesity, associated health conditions, or long-term consumption of food – Permitted civil actions
§ 6-5-734 Pleading requirements; stay of discovery
§ 6-5-735 Construction of article
§ 6-5-736 Application of article

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 6 > Chapter 5 > Article 37

  • 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.
  • bingo: The game, commonly known as bingo, where numbers or symbols on a card are matched with numbers or symbols selected at random. See Alabama Code 45-42-150
  • BINGO SESSION: A consecutive period of time not to exceed five consecutive hours during which bingo is played in a given day not to exceed one day in a given week. See Alabama Code 45-42-150
  • CERTIFICATE OF DISSOLUTION: Any document such as a certificate of dissolution, statement of dissolution, or articles of dissolution, required or permitted to be filed publicly with respect to an entity's dissolution and winding up of its business, activity, activities, not for profit activity, or affairs. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Entity: includes corporation and foreign corporation; nonprofit corporation; for profit and nonprofit association; business trust; estate; partnership; limited liability company; trust; and two or more persons having a joint or common economic interest; and state, United States, and foreign government. See Alabama Code 45-28A-42.07
  • EQUIVALENT VALUE: The fair market value of the gift on the date the gift is given as the prize in a bingo game. See Alabama Code 45-42-150
  • 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.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • JUDGE OF PROBATE: The judge of probate of the county in which a domestic entity's certificate of formation is filed, or, with respect to a statement of authority under Chapter 8A, which is to be filed in the real property records of a particular county, the judge of probate of the county in which that statement is filed. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • location: A single building, hall, enclosure, or outdoor area used for the purpose of playing bingo pursuant to a permit or license issued under this article. See Alabama Code 45-42-150
  • PERMIT HOLDER: A qualified organization or qualified club which has a permit or license pursuant to this article. See Alabama Code 45-42-150
  • person: Any human being, corporation, association, or other legal entity. See Alabama Code 45-42-150
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • property: Includes all property, whether real, personal, or mixed, or tangible or intangible, or any right or interest therein. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • QUALIFIED ORGANIZATION: A bona fide religious, educational, service, senior citizens, fraternal, or veterans' organization or club which qualifies as an exempt organization under Section 501(c) of the Internal Revenue Code and operates without profit to its members and which has been in existence continuously as that organization for a period of three years and which has owned or leased real property in Limestone County for at least three years immediately prior to making application for operating bingo. See Alabama Code 45-42-150
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Secretary: means the corporate officer to whom the board of directors has delegated responsibility under Section 10A-2-8. See Alabama Code 45-28A-42.07
  • SECRETARY OF STATE: The Secretary of State of the State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Shares: means the units into which the proprietary interests in a corporation are divided. See Alabama Code 45-28A-42.07
  • state: Includes, when referring to a part of the United States, a state or commonwealth, and its agencies and governmental subdivisions, and a territory or possession, and its agencies and governmental subdivisions, of the United States. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Voting group: means all shares of one or more classes or series that under the articles of incorporation or this chapter are entitled to vote and be counted together collectively on a matter at a meeting of shareholders. See Alabama Code 45-28A-42.07