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Section 45-37-210 Metropolitan Rapid Rail Study Commission. (a) There is created a rapid rail
authority in Jefferson County to be called the Metropolitan Rapid Rail Study Commission, hereinafter
referred to as the commission. The commission shall be a body corporate and politic, shall
be governed and managed as provided for in this section, and shall have the powers and duties
provided for by this section, and other applicable provisions of law. (b) The commission shall
be composed of five members as follows: (1) One member appointed by the Jefferson County State
Senate Delegation. (2) One member appointed by the Jefferson County State House Delegation.
(3) One member appointed by the Board of Directors of the Birmingham-Jefferson County Transit
Authority. (4) One member appointed by the Mayor of the City of Birmingham. (5) One member
appointed by the Jefferson County commissioner in charge of roads and transportation. (c)(1)
The members shall be appointed to four-year terms and may be... - 5K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 45-39-92.06 Powers and duties. The authority, or its agents and employees as directed,
may do any of the following: (1) Investigate, study, and engage in basic research relative
to the natural resources of land, water, minerals, and people in the cities and counties and
apply its findings and efforts to promote a sound and balanced agricultural, industrial, and
economic development of the cities and counties. (2) Cooperate with municipal, regional, state,
or federal planning entities or other industrial and economic development boards. (3) Publicize
and advertise the industrial, commercial, and agricultural resources and growth opportunities
of the cities and counties. (4) Collect, compile, and distribute literature concerning the
facilities, advantages, and attractions of the cities and counties, the educational, historic,
recreational, and scenic places of interest within the cities and counties, and the air, water,
and highway transportation facilities. (5) Contract with... - 2K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 2-17-25 Designation and powers of commissioner as state agency for cooperating with
Secretary of Agriculture; jurisdiction of commissioner exclusive as to activities covered
by chapter; cooperation with other governmental branches and agencies. (a) The commissioner
is hereby designated as the state agency which shall be responsible for cooperating with the
Secretary of Agriculture of the United States under the provisions of the federal Meat Inspection
Act and the federal Poultry Products Inspection Act, and such agency is hereby directed to
cooperate with the Secretary of Agriculture of the United States in developing and administering
the meat and poultry inspection program of this state under this chapter to assure that its
requirements will be at least equal to those imposed by the applicable provisions of the federal
Meat Inspection Act and the federal Poultry Products Inspection Act and in developing and
administering the program of this state under this chapter in such... - 4K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 45-35A-51.01 Definitions. The following words, terms, and phrases, wherever used in
this part, shall have the meaning respectively ascribed to them in this section, unless the
context plainly indicates a different meaning: (1) APPOINTING AUTHORITY. A department head.
(2) BOARD. The personnel board herein authorized. (3) CLASSIFIED SERVICE. Includes all offices,
positions, and employment in the City of Dothan as these offices, positions, and employment
now or may hereafter exist, the holders of which are paid whether by salary, wages, or fees,
in whole or in part, from funds of the city, except those expressly placed in the unclassified
service. (4) COMMITTEE. The citizens supervisory committee herein created. (5) DEPARTMENT
HEADS. a. City manager as the administrative head of the municipal government. b. City clerk-treasurer
in charge of the administrative department. c. City engineer in charge of the engineering
department. d. Electrical superintendent in charge of the... - 5K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 9-10-5 Powers and duties generally. The corporation organized and established under
this article shall have the following powers, subject only to the limitations described hereinafter:
(1) To adopt bylaws for the regulation of its affairs and the conduct of its business; (2)
To adopt, use and alter a corporate seal which shall be judicially noticed; (3) To maintain
a principal office at a place named in its papers of incorporation and a suboffice or suboffices
at such places as it may deem necessary; (4) To enter into such contracts and cooperative
agreements with federal, state and local governments, with agencies of such governments, with
private individuals, corporations and associations and other organizations to do any act necessary
or incidental to the performance of its duties and execution of its powers under this article;
(5) To sue and be sued in its own name; (6) To enter into agreements with the United States
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Section 22-30F-2 Legislative findings; purpose and intent of chapter; establishment of revolving
loan program for voluntary remediation of environmentally contaminated areas. (a) The Legislature
finds that rural and urban property in Alabama may have areas of contamination which may be
addressed via the Alabama Land Recycling and Economic Redevelopment Act, Sections 22-30E-1
through 22-30E-13. The Legislature further finds that encouraging the voluntary remediation
and redevelopment of such properties is in the public interest. (b) The Legislature finds
that industries and developers often give preference to previously unused greenfield sites
over previously used property due largely to concerns over the financial and environmental
liabilities which may be incurred in acquiring such previously used property for reuse and
redevelopment. The Legislature further finds that the appropriate reuse and redevelopment
of properties which are contaminated, or perceived to be contaminated is in... - 3K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 9-10B-3 Definitions. For the purposes of this chapter, the following words and phrases,
unless a different meaning is plainly required by the context, shall have the following meanings:
(1) AREA OF THE STATE. Any municipality or county, including portions thereof, or other geographical
area of the state as may be designated by the commission pursuant to this chapter. (2) BENEFICIAL
USE. The diversion, withdrawal, or consumption of the waters of the state in such quantity
as is necessary for economic and efficient utilization consistent with the interests of this
state. (3) CAPACITY STRESS AREA. An area of the state designated by the commission pursuant
to this chapter where the commission determines that the use of the waters of the state, whether
ground water, surface water, or both, requires coordination, management, and regulation for
the protection of the interests and rights of the people of the state. (4) CERTIFICATE OF
USE. A certificate which shall be issued by the... - 6K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 40-23-260 Program established; definitions; informational reports; Wholesale and Distributor
Reporting Advisory Group. (a) This article shall establish the Wholesale to Retail Accountability
Program or "WRAP". (b) For the purpose of this article, the following words shall
have the following meanings: (1) DEPARTMENT. The State Department of Revenue. (2) LICENSED
BEER OR WINE DISTRIBUTOR. A distributor, as licensed by the Alabama Alcoholic Beverage Control
Board, selling or distributing beer or wine in this state. (3) PERSON. Any individual, firm,
partnership, association, corporation, limited liability company, receiver, trustee, or any
other entity. (4) RETAILER. A person or group of persons that have a relationship with each
other as defined in Section 267(b) of the federal Internal Revenue Code whose primary business
is the sale of tangible personal property at retail, including supporting operations such
as warehousing, shipping, and storage of product, and who holds a... - 8K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 9-18A-1 Enactment of Southern States Energy Compact. The Legislature hereby enacts,
and the State of Alabama hereby enters into, the Southern States Energy Compact with any and
all states legally joining therein in accordance with its terms, in the form substantially
as follows: "SOUTHERN STATES ENERGY COMPACT "Article I. Policy and Purpose. "The
party states recognize that the proper employment and conservation of energy and employment
of energy-related facilities, materials, and products, within the context of a responsible
regard for the environment, can assist substantially in the industrialization of the south
and the development of a balanced economy for the region. They also recognize that optimum
benefit from an acquisition of energy resources and facilities require systematic encouragement,
guidance and assistance from the party states on a cooperative basis. It is the policy of
the party states to undertake such cooperation on a continuing basis; it is the purpose of... - 17K - Match Info - Similar pages

Section 33-5-11 Certificates of registration and numbers generally - Application for and issuance
of certificate and number; certificate requirements; distinctive identification stickers;
replacement stickers; fees; rules. (a) The owner of each vessel requiring numbering by this
state shall file an application for a number with the probate judges' offices, or license
commissioner, in the county of residence of the purchaser, or the county in which the vessel
is domiciled, or in the county where the vessel is purchased on forms approved by the Alabama
State Law Enforcement Agency. The application shall be filed by the owner of the vessel and
shall be accompanied by a fee in accordance with Section 33-5-17. Upon receipt of the application
and its approval by the authorized issuing official, the official shall enter the same upon
the records and issue to the applicant a certificate of registration stating the number awarded
to the vessel, the name and address of the owner, and a... - 9K - Match Info - Similar pages

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