Sections
Part 1 General § 37-12-101 – § 37-12-104
Part 2 Board of Chiropractors § 37-12-201 – § 37-12-202
Part 3 Licensing § 37-12-301 – § 37-12-324

Terms Used In Montana Code > Title 37 > Chapter 12

  • 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.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.