|Part 1||General Provisions Forensic Science||§ 44-3-101 – § 44-3-106|
|Part 2||Medical Examiners||§ 44-3-201 – § 44-3-214|
|Part 3||Laboratory of Criminalistics||§ 44-3-301 – § 44-3-304|
|Part 4||Provisions Relating to Corpses||§ 44-3-401 – § 44-3-404|
Terms Used In Montana Code > Title 44 > Chapter 3
- Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
- Contiguous: means any area that, at the time annexation procedures are initiated, either abuts directly on the municipal boundary or is separated from the municipal boundary by a street or street right-of-way, a creek or river, the right-of-way of a railroad or other public service corporation, lands owned by the city or some other political subdivision, or lands owned by the state. See Montana Code 7-2-4704
- Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
- Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
- Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
- Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
- Municipality: means any incorporated city or town. See Montana Code 7-2-4704
- Property: means real and personal property. See Montana Code 1-1-205
- Real property: means lands, tenements, hereditaments, and possessory title to public lands. See Montana Code 1-1-205
- Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.