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Legal Statutes: Alabama

UPDATED July 28, 2016

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Article 6. Custody and Domestic or Family Abuse

back to topSection 30-3-130. Definitions.

For the purposes of this article "domestic or family abuse" means an incident resulting in the abuse, stalking, assault, harassment, or the attempt or threats thereof. Abuse means any offense under Article 4 (commencing with Section 13A-6-60) of Chapter 6 of Title 13A, and under Chapter 15 (commencing with Section 26-15-1) of Title 26. Stalking means the offenses prescribed in Sections 13A-6-90 to 13A-6-92, inclusive. Assault means the offense prescribed in Sections 13A-6-20 to 13A-6-25, inclusive. Harassment means the offenses prescribed in Section 13A-11-8.
Acts 1995, No. 95-629, p. 1332, § 1.