§ 38-12-101 Creation
§ 38-12-102 Purpose — Responsibilities
§ 38-12-103 Membership
§ 38-12-104 Annual Report
§ 38-12-105 Funds for Support Services — Reimbursement
§ 38-12-106 Law Enforcement Agency Policy and Education
§ 38-12-107 Court Personnel Policy and Education
§ 38-12-108 Peace Officers Standards and Training Commission Policy and Education
§ 38-12-109 Administrative Office of the Court Policy and Education
§ 38-12-110 Regulation of Intervention Programs for Perpetrators of Domestic Abuse
§ 38-12-111 Policies

Terms Used In Tennessee Code > Title 38 > Chapter 12 - Domestic Violence State Coordinating Council

  • 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
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • 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.
  • Month: means a calendar month. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Person: includes a corporation, firm, company or association. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Record: means information that is inscribed on a tangible medium or that is stored in an electronic or other medium and is retrievable in a perceivable form. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Year: means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105