§ 63-16-102 Board of examiners — Composition
§ 63-16-103 Duties of the board
§ 63-16-104 Qualifications for licensure
§ 63-16-105 Examination for license
§ 63-16-106 License issuance and registration
§ 63-16-107 Certificates of registration — Renewal of registration — Continuing education
§ 63-16-108 Suspension or revocation of license or registration — Discipline — Reissuance of license or registration
§ 63-16-109 Reciprocity
§ 63-16-110 Certain religious groups exempt
§ 63-16-111 Penalties
§ 63-16-112 Enjoining violations
§ 63-16-113 Disposition of fines and receipts — Budgetary allotments
§ 63-16-114 Temporary administration following unexpected loss of administrator
§ 63-16-115 Cost of prosecution — Witnesses — Subpoenas

Terms Used In Tennessee Code > Title 63 > Chapter 16 - Nursing Home Administrators

  • Abortion: means the use of any instrument, medicine, drug, or any other substance or device with intent to terminate the pregnancy of a woman known to be pregnant with intent other than to increase the probability of a live birth, to preserve the life or health of the child after live birth, or to remove a dead fetus. See Tennessee Code 37-10-302
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Case law: The law as laid down in cases that have been decided in the decisions of the courts.
  • Child: means any person under twenty-one (21) years of age. See Tennessee Code 37-10-201
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • 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.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Minor: means any person who has not attained eighteen (18) years of age. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Minor: means any person under eighteen (18) years of age. See Tennessee Code 37-10-302
  • Missing child: means a child who is believed to have been removed by force, persuasion, trick, enticement, false pretense, has voluntarily left the custody of such child's parent without permission or is absent for unexplained or unknown reasons. See Tennessee Code 37-10-201
  • Month: means a calendar month. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Parent: means a natural or adoptive parent, guardian, or person or organization standing in a loco parentis position by virtue of an order of a court. See Tennessee Code 37-10-201
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Representative: when applied to those who represent a decedent, includes executors and administrators, unless the context implies heirs and distributees. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • written: includes printing, typewriting, engraving, lithography, and any other mode of representing words and letters. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105