Sections
Article 1 Personnel and Facilities 31-101 – 31-107
Article 2 Prisoners 31-121 – 31-132
Article 3 Labor by Prisoners 31-141 – 31-146
Article 4 Inmate Health Care 31-161 – 31-165

Terms Used In Arizona Laws > Title 31 > Chapter 1

  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • 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.
  • Person: includes a corporation, company, partnership, firm, association or society, as well as a natural person. See Arizona Laws 1-215