§ 9-10A-1 Legislative intent
§ 9-10A-2 Definitions
§ 9-10A-3 Purpose of authorities
§ 9-10A-4 Guidelines for protecting forested watersheds
§ 9-10A-5 Land which may be included in authority
§ 9-10A-6 Petition to form authority
§ 9-10A-7 Joint board of supervisors to hear petition when authority lies in multiple conservation districts
§ 9-10A-8 Notice of hearing; right of interested parties; record of final determination
§ 9-10A-9 Creation of board of directors; terms of office; vacancies
§ 9-10A-10 Election of directors
§ 9-10A-11 Successor of director; term of office
§ 9-10A-12 Officers of board; treasurer to execute bond; quorum; notice of meetings; position vacated due to absences; records
§ 9-10A-13 Reimbursement for expenditures
§ 9-10A-14 Powers of board
§ 9-10A-15 Issuance of bonds
§ 9-10A-16 Petition for discontinuance of authority
§ 9-10A-17 Audits
§ 9-10A-18 State Code of Ethics; public officials; public employees
§ 9-10A-19 Employees deemed members of State Retirement System
§ 9-10A-20 Health insurance benefits for full-time employees
§ 9-10A-21 Competitive bidding on public contracts
§ 9-10A-22 Property exempt from taxation

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 9 > Chapter 10A

  • agriculture: The art or science of cultivating the ground and raising and harvesting crops, including also feeding, breeding, and management of livestock and poultry; tillage; husbandry; or farming. See Alabama Code 9-17-171
  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • council: The Alabama Propane Education and Research Council created pursuant to Section 9-17-175. See Alabama Code 9-17-171
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • education: Any action to provide information regarding propane and the use of propane to consumers and members of the propane gas industry. See Alabama Code 9-17-171
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • ODORIZED PROPANE: Propane which has an odorant added to it. See Alabama Code 9-17-171
  • personal property: includes money, goods, chattels, things in action and evidence of debt, deeds and conveyances. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • propane: Hydrocarbon whose chemical composition is predominately C3H8, whether recovered from natural gas or crude oil, and includes liquefied petroleum gases and mixtures thereof. See Alabama Code 9-17-171
  • PROPANE GAS INDUSTRY: Those persons involved in the production, transportation, and sale of propane. See Alabama Code 9-17-171
  • PUBLIC MEMBER: A member of the council, other than a representative of wholesalers or retail marketers, representing significant users of propane, public safety officials, state regulatory officials, or other groups knowledgeable about propane. See Alabama Code 9-17-171
  • QUALIFIED INDUSTRY ORGANIZATION: The Alabama Propane Gas Association or its successor. See Alabama Code 9-17-171
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • 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.
  • research: Any type of study, investigation, or other activities designed to advance the image, desirability, usage, marketability, and efficient use of propane gas and to further the development and distribution of the information. See Alabama Code 9-17-171
  • RETAIL MARKETER: A person engaged primarily in the sale of odorized propane gas to the end user or to retail propane dispensers. See Alabama Code 9-17-171
  • wholesaler: A company engaged primarily in the sale of odorized propane gas to the retail marketer or to the end user. See Alabama Code 9-17-171