§ 36-131 Definitions
§ 36-132 Department of health services; functions; contracts
§ 36-133 Chronic disease surveillance system; confidentiality; immunity; violation; classification
§ 36-134 Asbestosis and mesothelioma
§ 36-135 Child immunization reporting system; requirements; access; confidentiality; immunity; violation; classification; definitions
§ 36-136 Powers and duties of director; compensation of personnel; rules; definitions
§ 36-136.01 Sanitarians council; members; powers; fees; examinations; continuing education; exceptions; renewal; definition
§ 36-137 Annual report of director
§ 36-138 Oral health fund; nonlapsing
§ 36-139 Fees
§ 36-140 Violation; classification
§ 36-141 Authority to contract and pay for alcohol and drug abuse services; services to pregnant women; priority
§ 36-142 Diabetes action plan team; report
§ 36-143 Care and treatment for residents twenty-one and older with cystic fibrosis; costs
§ 36-144 Home care services; disclosure; definition
§ 36-145 Family planning services; grant application; distribution of monies
§ 36-146 Veteran suicides; annual report; distribution

Terms Used In Arizona Laws > Title 36 > Chapter 1 > Article 2

  • Action: includes any matter or proceeding in a court, civil or criminal. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Agency: includes one or more of the governmental units consolidated into the department of health services by this chapter. See Arizona Laws 36-101
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Department: means the department of health services. See Arizona Laws 36-131
  • Director: means the director of the department of health services. See Arizona Laws 36-131
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • including: means not limited to and is not a term of exclusion. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Joint committee: Committees including membership from both houses of teh legislature. Joint committees are usually established with narrow jurisdictions and normally lack authority to report legislation.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Month: means a calendar month unless otherwise expressed. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Person: includes a corporation, company, partnership, firm, association or society, as well as a natural person. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Population: means the population according to the most recent United States decennial census. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Process: means a citation, writ or summons issued in the course of judicial proceedings. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Property: includes both real and personal property. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • United States: includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Writing: includes printing. See Arizona Laws 1-215