§ 8-16-1 Definitions
§ 8-16-2 Standard measure of length, surface, weight, and capacity
§ 8-16-3 Standards approved by Congress to be state standards
§ 8-16-4 Contracts construed according to standards ascertained by Congress
§ 8-16-5 Custody of state standards; duties of Commissioner of Agriculture and Industries as to standards
§ 8-16-6 Duties generally of commissioner respecting weights and measures
§ 8-16-7 Powers of commissioner and local sealers in supervising weights and measures
§ 8-16-8 Weights or measures corresponding with standards to be sealed or marked
§ 8-16-9 Condemnation, repair, etc., of nonstandard weights and measures
§ 8-16-10 Seizure for evidence of incorrect, false, or unsealed weight, measure, device, package, or commodity
§ 8-16-11 Powers of sheriff conferred upon commissioner and sealers; exhibition of badges; power of arrest
§ 8-16-12 Possession of altered, etc., weight, measure or device prima facie evidence of guilt
§ 8-16-13 Existence of weights, measures or devices in place of sale, etc., presumptive proof of use and ownership
§ 8-16-15 Rules and regulations; fees
§ 8-16-16 Standards for containers of farm products – Duty to establish
§ 8-16-17 Standards for containers of farm products – Adoption of federal standards
§ 8-16-18 Penalties for violation of chapter

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 8 > Chapter 16 > Article 1

  • aircraft: Any contrivance now known or hereafter invented, used or designed for navigation of or flight in the air, except a parachute or other contrivance designed for use primarily as safety equipment. See Alabama Code 4-4-1
  • CIVIL AIRCRAFT: Any aircraft, other than a military aircraft of the United States or of a state, territory or possession of the United States. See Alabama Code 4-4-1
  • department: The Alabama State Law Enforcement Agency acting directly or through its duly authorized officers and agents. See Alabama Code 32-1-1.1
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • MOTOR VEHICLE: Every vehicle which is self-propelled and every vehicle which is propelled by electric power obtained from overhead trolley wires, but not operated upon rails, except for electric personal assistive mobility devices. See Alabama Code 32-1-1.1
  • MUNICIPAL AIRPORT: An airport under the direct control and management of a municipality; provided, that for the purpose of this and the following definition, the letting by a municipality to others of any privilege or concession upon an airport shall not be construed as depriving the municipality of any control or management over any part of such airport or the operations thereon. See Alabama Code 4-4-1
  • municipality: Any county, city, town or incorporated village of the State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 4-4-1
  • OPERATING AIRCRAFT: Performing the services of an aircraft pilot. See Alabama Code 4-4-1
  • OPERATING AIRPORT: Managing and controlling an airport open for use. See Alabama Code 4-4-1
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • owner: A person, other than a lienholder, having the property in or title to a vehicle. See Alabama Code 32-1-1.1
  • person: Every natural person, firm, copartnership, association, or corporation. See Alabama Code 32-1-1.1
  • registration: The registration certificate or certificates and registration plates issued under the laws of this state pertaining to the registration of vehicles. See Alabama Code 32-1-1.1
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • retired military: as used in this division , unless the context clearly requires a different meaning, means only those persons who are nondisability retirees from active duty in the Army, or the Navy, or the Marine Corps, or the Air Force, or the Coast Guard of the United States. See Alabama Code 32-6-290
  • state: The State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 4-4-1
  • state: A state, territory, or possession of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a province of Canada. See Alabama Code 32-1-1.1
  • vehicle: Every device in, upon, or by which any person or property is or may be transported or drawn upon a highway, excepting devices moved by human power or used exclusively upon stationary rails or tracks or electric personal assistive mobility devices; provided, that for the purposes of this title, a bicycle or a ridden animal shall be deemed a vehicle, except those provisions of this title, which by their very nature can have no application. See Alabama Code 32-1-1.1