§ 8-13-1 Definitions
§ 8-13-2 License – Required; display on premises of sale; display of license number and date of issuance in advertising
§ 8-13-3 License – Application
§ 8-13-4 License – Bond required of applicant
§ 8-13-5 License – Public hearing on application
§ 8-13-6 License – Investigation; investigation fee; cost of independent audit; applicant’s refusal to pay investigation fee and costs
§ 8-13-7 License – License issued only to bona fide merchant
§ 8-13-8 License – Fee generally; renewal fee; issuing fee; costs of investigation and public hearing
§ 8-13-9 License – When probate judge to issue license
§ 8-13-10 License – Restrictions on issuance
§ 8-13-11 License – Surrender of business licenses
§ 8-13-12 License – Duration of license; sale prohibited between November 15 and December 31; extension of license
§ 8-13-13 License – Revocation or suspension
§ 8-13-14 Use of trade, business or firm name of licensee after issuance of license
§ 8-13-15 Sales to be held only at regular store hours; exceptions
§ 8-13-16 Advertising
§ 8-13-17 Sale limited to inventoried stock; additions to inventory
§ 8-13-18 Daily report of merchandise received; failure to report ground for license revocation
§ 8-13-20 False bidders, etc., prohibited
§ 8-13-21 Licensee to be in continuous attendance at sale; licensee responsible for violations of chapter
§ 8-13-22 Penalties for violation of chapter; each sale, etc., constitutes separate offense
§ 8-13-23 Chapter not applicable to certain sales

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 8 > Chapter 13

  • applicant: Any person applying for a license under this chapter, including the principal, if such person is the agent of another who is the true owner, notwithstanding whether that other is an individual, partnership, association, firm, or corporation and notwithstanding whether the name of the true owner appears on the application or not. See Alabama Code 8-13-1
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • DISTRESS MERCHANDISE SALE: Any offer to sell to the public or a sale to the public of goods, wares, or merchandise on the implied or direct representation that such sale is being held other than in the ordinary course of business and not otherwise defined herein. See Alabama Code 8-13-1
  • distress merchandise sales: shall include , but not be limited to, any sale advertised either specifically or in substance to be any one of the following:

    a. See Alabama Code 8-13-1

  • Donee: The recipient of a gift.
  • GOING OUT OF BUSINESS SALE: Any offer to sell to the public or a sale to the public of goods, wares, or merchandise on the implied or direct representation that such sale is in anticipation of the termination of a business at its present location or that the sale is being held other than in the ordinary course of business. See Alabama Code 8-13-1
  • going out of business sales: shall include , but not be limited to, any sale advertised either specifically or in substance to be any one of the following:

    a. See Alabama Code 8-13-1

  • inventory: A list of and the wholesale cost of goods, wares, and merchandise. See Alabama Code 8-13-1
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • oath: includes affirmation. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • officer: The term includes every person authorized to enforce the game and fish laws of this state, and whenever the possession, use, importation, transportation, storage, sale, offering, or exposing for sale of game birds, animals, or fish is prohibited or restricted, the prohibition or restriction shall extend to and include every part of the game, bird, animal, or fish, and a violation as to each animal, bird, or fish, or part thereof, shall be a separate offense. See Alabama Code 9-11-1
  • 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: Any individual, partnership, association, firm, or corporation. See Alabama Code 8-13-1
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.