§20-8-3. Construction of chapter; severability.
The provisions of this chapter shall be liberally construed
to effect the objects and purposes hereof. The provisions of the
chapter shall be construed to be separable and severable and in
the event any clause, sentence or provision hereof shall for any
reason be construed or held to be unconstitutional or invalid,
such unconstitutionality or invalidity shall not affect or impair
the remaining provisions hereof.