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Tennessee Code > Title 62
(8 days ago) Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action. Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
Tennessee Code 71-6-120
(7 days ago) Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action. Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
Florida Statutes 668.50
(6 days ago) 1. A provision of law governing the creation and execution of wills, codicils, or testamentary trusts; 2. The Uniform Commercial Code other than s. 671.107 and chapters 672 and 680; or. 3. The Uniform Computer Information Transactions Act. (c) Except with respect to subsections (2), (9), and (11), this section does not apply to a transaction to
Tennessee Code 49-7-118 – Police and other law enforcement
(7 days ago) (3) Notwithstanding any law to the contrary, the law enforcement agency having jurisdiction where the private university or college is located shall be immune from any suit by anyone incurring any wrong, injury, loss, damage, or expense resulting from any act or failure to act on the part of any special deputy or special police officer
Texas Penal Code 43.021 – Solicitation of Prostitution
(4 days ago) Law: means the constitution or a statute of this state or of the United States, a written opinion of a court of record, a municipal ordinance, an order of a county commissioners court, or a rule authorized by and lawfully adopted under a statute. See Texas Penal Code 1.07;
Tennessee Code 39-11-106 – Title definitions » LawServer
(8 days ago) (23) “Law enforcement officer” means an officer, employee or agent of government who has a duty imposed by law to: (A) Maintain public order; or (B) Make arrests for offenses, whether that duty extends to all offenses or is limited to specific offenses; and (C) Investigate the commission or suspected commission of offenses;
Texas Penal Code 36.06 – Obstruction or Retaliation
(3 days ago) Law: means the constitution or a statute of this state or of the United States, a written opinion of a court of record, a municipal ordinance, an order of a county commissioners court, or a rule authorized by and lawfully adopted under a statute. See Texas Penal Code 1.07;
Iowa Code 232.69
(5 days ago) Peace officer: means a law enforcement officer or a person designated as a peace officer by a provision of the Code. See Iowa Code 232.2 person : means individual, corporation, limited liability company, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, or any other legal entity.
Florida Statutes 784.07 – Assault or battery of law
(6 days ago) (c) “Law enforcement explorer” means any person who is a current member of a law enforcement agency’s explorer program and who is performing functions other than those required to be performed by sworn law enforcement officers on behalf of a law enforcement agency while under the direct physical supervision of a sworn officer of that agency and wearing a uniform that bears at least one
Alabama Code > Title 9 > Chapter 16 – Mineral Resources
(3 days ago) Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action. contemporaneous: Occurring at the same time as a surface mining operation and in conjunction with the grading activities at the site.
South Carolina Code 56-5-750. Failure to stop motor
(7 days ago) Terms Used In South Carolina Code 56-5-750. Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.; Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.; 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.; Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in
Missouri Laws 304.001 – Definitions for chapter 304 and
(4 days ago) Missouri Laws 304.001 – Definitions for chapter 304 and chapter 307. As used in this chapter and chapter 307, the following terms shall mean: (1) “Abandoned property”, any unattended motor vehicle, trailer, all-terrain vehicle, outboard motor or vessel removed or subject to removal from public or private property as provided in sections
New York Laws > Workers’ Compensation > Article 9
(7 days ago) See N.Y. Workers' Compensation Law 201; Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the
Missouri Laws 194.119
(4 days ago) Terms Used In Missouri Laws 194.119. Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States.It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action. Decedent: A deceased person.; following: when used by way of reference to any section of the statutes, mean the section next preceding or next following that in which the reference is made, unless
Florida Statutes 63.089
(6 days ago) Terms Used In Florida Statutes 63.089. Abandoned: means a situation in which the parent or person having legal custody of a child, while being able, makes little or no provision for the child's support or makes little or no effort to communicate with the child, which situation is sufficient to evince an intent to reject parental responsibilities.See Florida Statutes 63.032
Florida Statutes 90.803
(6 days ago) – Records, reports, statements reduced to writing, or data compilations, in any form, of public offices or agencies, setting forth the activities of the office or agency, or matters observed pursuant to duty imposed by law as to matters which there was a duty to report, excluding in criminal cases matters observed by a police officer or other
Illinois Compiled Statutes > 210 ILCS 115 – Mobile Home
(7 days ago) Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 210 ILCS 115 - Mobile Home Park Act. Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.; 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.
Florida Statutes 713.06
(6 days ago) Terms Used In Florida Statutes 713.06. 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.; Claim of lien: means the claim recorded as provided in….See Florida Statutes 713.01; Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.; Contract: means an agreement for improving real
Florida Regulations 65G-2.012: Group Home Facility
(5 days ago) (a) Each group home facility shall have a designated facility operator on-site or on call at all times. The facility operator is responsible for the on-going operation of the group home facility and for ensuring compliance with Chapter 65G-2, F.A.C., and Florida Statutes § 393.067 whenever the facility operator is on-site or on call and one or more residents are present in the facility.
Missouri Laws > Chapter 347 – Limited Liability Companies
(8 days ago) Statute: A law passed by a legislature. Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system. Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
Florida Statutes > Chapter 456 – Health Professions and
(1 days ago) Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action. Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
Ohio Code 4510.16
(6 days ago) If the offender fails to provide that proof of financial responsibility, then in addition to any other penalties provided by law, the court may order restitution pursuant to section 2929.28 of the Revised Code in an amount not exceeding five thousand dollars for any economic loss arising from an accident or collision that was the direct and
Florida Statutes 61.14
(5 days ago) An impending judgment by operation of law against him or her in the amount of the delinquency and all other amounts which thereafter become due and are unpaid, together with costs and a service charge of up to $25, from which the clerk shall remit $17.50 to the Department of Revenue for deposit into the General Revenue Fund, for failure to pay
Florida Statutes 92.525
(6 days ago) Terms Used In Florida Statutes 92.525. 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.; Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.; oath: includes affirmations.See Florida Statutes 1.01; Oath: A promise to tell the truth.; person: includes individuals, children, firms
New Jersey Statutes 2C:39-3. Prohibited weapons and
(8 days ago) A law enforcement officer shall confiscate handcuffs possessed in violation of the law. l. Bump stock or trigger crank. Any person who knowingly possesses a bump stock as defined in subsection ee. of N.J.S. 2C:39-1 or a trigger crank as defined in subsection ff. of N.J.S.2C:39-1,
Iowa Code > Chapter 123 – Alcoholic Beverage Control
(Just Now) Statute: A law passed by a legislature. Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony. Testify: Answer questions in court. Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries. Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent
Florida Statutes 316.2065 – Bicycle regulations » LawServer
(8 days ago) A law enforcement officer may issue traffic citations for a violation of subsection (3) or subsection (15) only if the violation occurs on a bicycle path or road, as defined in s. 334.03 . However, a law enforcement officer may not issue citations to persons on private property, except any part thereof which is open to the use of the public for
Hawaii Revised Statutes 291C-137 – Mobile electronic
(9 days ago) See Hawaii Revised Statutes 291C-1. (b) The use of a mobile electronic device for the sole purpose of making a “911” emergency communication shall be an affirmative defense to this law. (c) No person under eighteen years of age shall operate a motor vehicle while utilizing a hands-free mobile electronic device, except for the sole purpose
New York Laws > Family Court > Article 6 – Permanent
(9 days ago) Terms Used In New York Laws > Family Court > Article 6 - Permanent Termination of Parental Rights, Adoption, Guardianship and Custody. Adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.; agency: shall mean any officer, board, commission, department, or other agency of the municipality, or the authority or any other public authority
Missouri Laws 1.020 – Definitions » LawServer
(2 days ago) Statute: A law passed by a legislature. United States: includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020. Ward: if used in a section in a context relating to the property rights and obligations of a person, means a protectee as defined in Missouri Laws 1.020. (2) “County or circuit attorney” means prosecuting attorney;
New York Laws > Executive
(7 days ago) Terms Used In New York Laws > Executive > Article 18 - New York State Uniform Fire Prevention and Building Code Act. Administrator: means the state fire administrator established pursuant to article six-C of this chapter.See N.Y. Executive Law 372; 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.
N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 10-131
(6 days ago) 1. The police commissioner shall grant and issue licenses hereunder pursuant to the provisions of article four hundred of the penal law. Unless they indicate otherwise, such licenses and permits shall expire on the first day of the second January after the date of issuance. Terms Used In N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 10-131.
New York Laws > Banking
(7 days ago) Terms Used In New York Laws > Banking > Article 12-D - Licensed Mortgage Bankers. Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.; Attorney-at-law: A person who is legally qualified and licensed to practice law, and to represent and act for clients in legal proceedings.
Missouri Laws > Chapter 334
(8 days ago) Jurisprudence: The study of law and the structure of the legal system. Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC; Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
N.Y. General Obligations Law 5-1511 – Termination or
(6 days ago) Terms Used In N.Y. General Obligations Law 5-1511. Agent: means a person granted authority to act as attorney-in-fact for the principal under a power of attorney, and includes the original agent and any co-agent or successor agent. See N.Y. General Obligations Law 5 …
Florida Statutes 365.16 – Obscene or harassing telephone
(6 days ago) (3) Each telephone directory hereafter published for distribution to the members of the general public shall contain a notice which explains this law; such notice shall be printed in type which is no smaller than the smallest type on the same page and shall be preceded by the word “warning.” The provisions of this section shall not apply to directories solely for business advertising
Kansas Statutes 60-226. General provisions governing
(7 days ago) Terms Used In Kansas Statutes 60-226. Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial. Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents
Wisconsin Statutes 62.13 – Police and fire departments
(4 days ago) 59.03 (2) (e) for the county sheriff to provide law enforcement services in all parts of the city. If the city is located in more than one county, it may not abolish its police department or combined protective services department under this paragraph unless the city enters into a contract under this paragraph with the county in which the
New York Laws > Tax > Article 22 – Personal Income Tax
(1 days ago) Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide. Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions
Maryland Code > Corporations and Associations » LawServer
(6 days ago) Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action. Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
New Jersey Statutes 2C:20-8. Theft of services » LawServer
(8 days ago) k. In addition to any other disposition authorized by law, and notwithstanding the provisions of N.J.S.2C:43-3, every person who violates this section shall be sentenced to make restitution to the vendor and to pay a minimum fine of $500.00 for each offense. In determining the amount of restitution, the court shall consider the costs expended
Connecticut General Statutes 54-142a
(4 days ago) Connecticut General Statutes 54-142a – Erasure of criminal records. (a) Whenever in any criminal case, on or after October 1, 1969, the accused, by a final judgment, is found not guilty of the charge or the charge is dismissed, all police and court records and records of any state’s attorney pertaining to such charge shall be erased upon
Hawaii Revised Statutes > Chapter 662 – State Tort
(2 days ago) Statute: A law passed by a legislature. Statute of limitations: A law that sets the time within which parties must take action to enforce their rights. Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in
N.Y. Mental Hygiene Law 9.41 – Emergency Admissions for
(9 days ago) Terms Used In N.Y. Mental Hygiene Law 9.41. director of community services: means the director of community services for the mentally disabled appointed pursuant to article forty-one of this chapter.See N.Y. Mental Hygiene Law 9.01; likely to result in serious harm: means (a) a substantial risk of physical harm to the person as manifested by threats of or attempts at suicide or serious bodily