§ 68-30-301 Authorization — Conditions
§ 68-30-302 Immunity from liability
§ 68-30-303 Persons excluded

Terms Used In Tennessee Code > Title 68 > Health > Chapter 30 > Part 3

  • Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
  • board: means the board provided for in part 3 of this chapter. See Tennessee Code 8-34-101
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Donee: The recipient of a gift.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Habeas corpus: A writ that is usually used to bring a prisoner before the court to determine the legality of his imprisonment. It may also be used to bring a person in custody before the court to give testimony, or to be prosecuted.
  • 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.
  • next of kin: includes , in order, the decedent's spouse. See Tennessee Code 68-30-301
  • Oath: includes affirmation. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Person: includes a corporation, firm, company or association. See Tennessee Code 1-3-105
  • Retirement: means withdrawal from membership with a retirement allowance granted under chapters 34-37 of this title. See Tennessee Code 8-34-101
  • State: means the state of Tennessee. See Tennessee Code 8-34-101
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.