2011 Alabama House Bills

A list of all 2011 Alabama House Bills. Click any bill to read the full text and get the current status.

BillTitleSponsorLast ActionSigned
HB687Colbert Co., pretrial diversion program, eligibility for participation, offenses further provided for, fees, Secs. 45-17-81.12, 45-17-81.17 am'd.Marcel Black06/02/2011
HB685Lowndes Co., motor vehicles, license tag renewal paid through Internet or by mail, convenience fee or mailing fee per transaction authorizedRandy Davis06/02/2011
HB686Emergency Management Agency, required to issue photo identification cards to first responders, i.e., firefighters, law enforcement officers, and emergency medical personnel, who assist in disaster reliefMac McCutcheon06/01/2011
HB683Wilcox Co., tax collector, property tax paid through Internet, convenience fee per transaction authorizedRandy Davis06/02/2011
HB684Lowndes Co., tax collector, property tax paid through Internet, convenience fee per transaction authorizedRandy Davis06/02/2011
HB681Wilcox Co., sheriff, service of process, fee, distrib. to county commission for law enforcement purposesRandy Davis06/02/2011
HB682Wilcox Co., motor vehicles, license tag renewal paid through Internet or by mail, convenience fee or mailing fee per transaction authorizedRandy Davis06/02/2011
HB679Economic development, certain actions authorized by the state to create jobs and promote economic and industrial development, const. amend.Alan Harper06/01/2011
HB680Gulf Shores, corp. limits alt.Randy Davis06/02/2011
HB677Quenette Shehane Crime Victims Program, funding, fee on all boat registrations, distrib. to Victims of Crime and Leniency (VOCAL) for assisting victims of violent crimes and families of victims of violent crimesMary Sue McClurkin05/24/2011
HB678Elections, absentee voting by electronic transmission, Secretary of State to establish procedure for Internet voting, Secs. 17-11-3, 17-11-4, 17-11-5, 17-11-7, 17-11-9, 17-11-12 am'd.Mike Hill05/25/2011
HB675Alabama Law Institute, funding, authorized to receive funds from governmental and other sources, appropriation for use for Law Institute purposes, Sec. 29-8-6 addedBill Poole06/01/2011
HB676Jackson Co., Tennessee Valley Authority, payments in-lieu-of-taxes, distrib. to legislative delegation office, schools, municipalities, Discretionary Fund Committee, Act 79-473, 1979 Reg. Sess.; Act 88-292, 1988 Reg. Sess.; Act 99-550, 1999 Reg. Sess. repealed (2011-21016)John Robinson06/02/2011Signed
HB673Assisted living administrators, licensure and regulation, replacement license fee, annual administrative fee, reapplication fee, disciplinary actions, Secs. 34-2A-2, 34-2A-8, 34-2A-11, 34-2A-12, 34-2A-13 am'd.Lesley Vance05/24/2011
HB674Tuscaloosa Co., district attorney, employment of investigators, dutiesChris England05/26/2011
HB671County, city or town, or municipal authority organized under Article 9, commencing with Section 11-47-210, Chapter 47, Title 11, Code of Alabama 1975, relating to the funding, refunding, process of adjustment of public debts, counties may seek bankruptcy protection under certain financial situations, Sec. 11-81-3 am'd.Oliver Robinson05/24/2011
HB672Auctioneers, State Board of, licensing further provided for, definitions, inactive status, reciprocity, investigations, Secs. 34-4-2, 34-4-20, 34-4-21, 34-4-23, 34-4-25, 34-4-27, 34-4-28, 34-4-29, 34-4-30, 34-4-31, 34-4-33, 34-4-50, 34-4-52, 34-4-54 am'd.; Sec. 34-4-22 repealedAlan Boothe05/24/2011
HB669Jefferson Co., (Birmingham Division and Bessemer Division), solicitor's fee equal to fee for Fair Trial Tax Fund, distrib. for circuit court clerk, municipal court clerk, and district attorney's office, Act 2009-612, 2009 Reg. Sess. am'd.Paul DeMarco05/24/2011
HB670Colbert Co., sheriff, pistol permit, Sec. 45-17-233 am'd. (2011-20936)Marcel Black06/02/2011Signed
HB667Jefferson Co., county commission, sewer rate increase, exemption for households with income less than certain percent of federal poverty levelOliver Robinson05/24/2011
HB668Cleburne Co., court costs in traffic cases, county commission authorized to levy additional in circuit, district, or municipal court, distrib.Richard Lindsey06/02/2011Signed
HB665Jefferson Co., county tax proceeds pledged for health care for indigent county residents not to be diverted for other purposes, voter approval required for other useOliver Robinson05/24/2011
HB666Birmingham, Business Council, established to evaluate, research, and recruit business, members, duties, compensation, annual reportsMary Moore05/24/2011
HB663Tuscaloosa Co., pretrial diversion program, district attorney authorized to establish, fees, costs, restitution, Act 2009-735, 2009 Reg. Sess. am'd.Chris England06/02/2011Signed
HB664Jefferson Co., business license tax, county commission authorized to levy, exceptions and limits, distrib. to county general fundMerika Coleman06/02/2011Signed
HB662Madison Co., district attorney, fee assessed in municipal court, distrib. to circuit and municipal clerks and district attorney, Act 2007-471, 2007 Reg. Sess. am'd.Mike Ball06/02/2011Signed
HB660Courts, disabled persons, reasonable accommodations, jurors included in persons accommodated, Sec. 12-1-23 am'd.Paul DeMarco06/01/2011
HB661Tuscaloosa Co., court costs, additional in circuit and district court cases, distrib. for clerks and law library (2011-20972)Chris England06/02/2011Signed
HB658Sheriffs, serving in judicial circuits with two divisions, additional employees in main office and in other officeMerika Coleman06/01/2011
HB659Birmingham, board of education, meeting hours providedMary Moore05/26/2011
HB656Jefferson Co., tax on sale of personal property, distrib. to county general fund, exceptions, Act 405, 1967 Reg. Sess. am'd.Merika Coleman06/01/2011
HB657Employment, use of credit report or credit history of an employee or employment applicant by an employer, complaints filed with Commissioner of Labor, investigation of complaints, civil penalties, exemptions, Job Fairness ActLaura Hall05/24/2011
HB654Etowah Co. (16th Judicial Circuit), pretrial diversion program, establishedCraig Ford06/02/2011Signed
HB655State Personnel Board, adoption of tax deferred annuity and deferred compensation programs for state employees, Sec. 36-26-14 am'd.Mike Hill06/01/2011
HB652Admission tickets, for benefit or event for charitable purposes, resale for amount in excess of price printed on face of ticket, prohibited, Sec. 8-19E-2 am'd.Chris England05/24/2011
HB653Gulf Shores, corp. limits alt.Steve McMillan06/02/2011
HB650Jefferson Co., county commission, limited authority to levy, assess, and collect additional sales and use tax, lease and rental tax, excise tax, alcoholic beverages tax, and privilege license tax, distrib., termination on November 5, 2014Demetrius C. Newton05/31/2011
HB651Jefferson Co., occupational tax, county commission authorized to levy, referendum, Act 99-669, 1999 2nd Sp. Sess. repealedOliver Robinson05/26/2011
HB648Jefferson Co., lodging tax, distrib. to county general fund, exceptions, Act 95-783, 1995 Reg. Sess. am'd.Paul DeMarco06/01/2011
HB649Jefferson Co., license tax on alcoholic beverages, distrib. to county general fund, Act 388, 1965 Reg. Sess. am'd.Paul DeMarco05/24/2011
HB647Jefferson Co., lodging tax, distrib. to county general fund, exceptions, Act 79-126, 1979 Reg. Sess. am'd.Paul DeMarco06/01/2011
HB645Jefferson Co., lodging tax, distrib. to county general fund, exceptions, Act 525, 1965 Reg. Sess. am'd.Paul DeMarco05/24/2011
HB646Jefferson Co., tobacco tax, distrib. to county general fund, exceptions, increase authorized by referendum, Act 524, 1965 Reg. Sess. am'd.Paul DeMarco05/24/2011
HB643Jefferson Co., tax on beer and malt beverages, distrib. to county general fund, exceptions, Act 662, 1951 Reg. Sess. am'd.Paul DeMarco05/24/2011
HB644Jefferson Co., tobacco tax, distrib. to county general fund, exceptions, Act 414, 1947 Reg. Sess. am'd.Paul DeMarco05/24/2011
HB641Jefferson Co., privilege or license tax on gross sales and use of property and amusement, distrib. to county general fund, exceptions, Act 387, 1965 Reg. Sess. am'd.Paul DeMarco05/24/2011
HB642Jefferson Co., tax on sale of personal property, distrib. to county general fund, exceptions, Act 405, 1967 Reg. Sess. am'd.Paul DeMarco05/24/2011
HB640Jefferson Co., lodging tax, distrib. to county general fund, exceptions, Act 2001-546, 2001 Reg. Sess. am'd.Paul DeMarco05/24/2011
HB638State employees, classified, suspensions, procedures for challenge or appeal revised, Sec. 36-26-28 am'd.Yvonne Kennedy06/01/2011
HB639Jefferson Co., tobacco tax, distrib. to county general fund, exceptions, Act 414, 1947 Reg. Sess. am'd.Paul DeMarco05/24/2011
HB636State Board of Education, redistricting pursuant to 2010 federal census, Sec. 16-3-1.1 repealed and reenactedYvonne Kennedy05/24/2011
HB637Congressional redistricting, pursuant to 2010 federal census, Sec. 17-14-70 repealed and reenactedYvonne Kennedy05/24/2011
HB634Tuscaloosa, pretrial diversion program, establishedChris England06/02/2011Signed
HB635Electronic Security Board of Licensure, alarm installers and locksmiths, inspections of unlicensed operations, licensure dates, criminal and civil enforcement, exemption of counties with population of 30,000 or less repealed, Secs. 34-1A-3, 34-1A-5, 34-1A-7 am'd.; Sec. 34-1A-10 repealedHoward Sanderford05/24/2011
HB632Montgomery Co., judge of probate, recording fee, use for improvement of record system, distrib. to Judge of Probate Fund, Act 591, 1965 Reg. Sess. repealedGreg Wren06/02/2011
HB633Ethics Law, thing of value, definition to exclude things provided at certain municipality-owned, public-private facilities under certain conditions, that are not provided to a member of the Legislature, Sec. 36-25-1.5 am'd.Oliver Robinson06/01/2011
HB630Washington Co., county commission, compensation, operation and supervision of county roads and bridges, employment of county engineer, Act 84-535, 1984 Reg. Sess.; Act 91-282, 1991 Reg. Sess. repealedElaine Beech06/02/2011Signed
HB631Water supply reservoir watershed management authorities, establishment of authorities as public corporations, authorized, counties may form, board, duties, powers, employees of authority authorized to participate in Employees' Retirement System and State Employees' Health Insurance PlanJeremy Oden05/24/2011
HB628Coffee Co., sheriff, Sheriff's Work Release Fund, established, use of funds for law enforcement, auditBarry Moore06/02/2011Signed
HB629Killen, corp. limits alt.Lynn Greer06/02/2011Signed
HB626Cullman Co., legislative authority to transfer sixteenth section lands and income to county board of education, const. amend.Jeremy Oden06/02/2011
HB627Tuscaloosa Co., alcoholic beverages, Sunday sales authorized under certain conditions outside the city limits of Tuscaloosa and Northport, referendumAlan Harper06/02/2011Signed
HB624Madison Co., alcoholic beverages, licensure and regulation, county commission authorized by resolution to levy privilege or license fee, collection, distrib.Laura Hall06/02/2011Signed
HB625Gulf Shores, corp. limits alt.Steve McMillan06/02/2011
HB623Commission on Higher Education, required to establish a programmatic review fee schedule for approval of non-Alabama instructional program offerings in state, Sec. 16-5-10 am'd.Jay Love06/01/2011
HB621State Board of Education, redistricting pursuant to 2010 federal census, Sec. 16-3-1.1 repealed and reenacted (2011-21059)Jim McClendon06/09/2011Signed
HB622Etowah Co., sales and use tax, portion of proceeds distributed to capital projects, use for salary of certified personnel of school systems and Gadsden State Community College authorized during proration, Act 95-284, 1995 Reg. Sess.; Act 2009-591, 2009 Reg. Sess. am'd.Craig Ford06/02/2011Signed
HB619Elevator Safety Review Board, regulation of elevators and inspection of elevators in private residences, authority to place elevators out of service, local regulation preempted, Sec. 25-13-18 am'd.Mike Hill06/01/2011
HB620Congressional redistricting, pursuant to 2010 federal census, Sec. 17-14-70 repealed and reenactedJim McClendon06/01/2011
HB617Ad valorem tax, property classified as residential or a homestead not affected under certain conditions when property damaged by natural disasters such as tornadoes, Secs. 40-8-1, 40-9-19 am'd.Oliver Robinson06/01/2011
HB618Alabama Family Trust, definitions of contributor and settlor, the word donor replaced with contributor or settlor, Secs. 38-9B-2, 38-9B-3, 38-9B-5, 38-9B-6 am'd.Allen Farley06/01/2011
HB615Ad valorem tax, property classified as residential not affected under certain conditions by natural disasters such as tornadoes, Sec. 40-8-1 am'd.Oliver Robinson05/05/2011
HB616Medical tax exemptions, durable medical equipment and medical supplies, exempt from state, county, and municipal sales and use tax, prescription drug exemption from state gross sales tax continued, Sec. 40-9-30.1 added; Sec. 40-23-4.1 repealedJim Barton05/05/2011
HB614Employees' Retirement System, reopened for purchase by Oxford Emergency Medical Services, Inc., employee for prior nonqualified service for employment rendered to Oxford Emergency Medical Services, Inc.Steve Hurst05/05/2011
HB613Marshall Co., Tennessee Valley Authority, payments in-lieu-of-taxes, portion distrib. to local boards of educationKerry Rich06/02/2011Signed
HB612Cleburne Co., court costs in traffic cases, county commission authorized to levy additional in circuit, district, or municipal court, distrib.Richard Lindsey05/26/2011
HB610Public assistance, fraudulent means to establish eligibility, prohibited, penaltiesMike Ball05/05/2011
HB611Law enforcement officers, firefighters, first responders, corrections officers, exposure to contagious, infectious, or communicable disease in the line of duty, blood and saliva testing of offender authorized, testing procedures, use of test results specified, notification of offender of positive results and availability of counseling and health careJohnny Mack Morrow05/05/2011
HB608Economic development, tariff tax credits of capital investment costs for qualifying projects, job creation a qualifying factor, Tariff Credit ActAlan Harper05/31/2011
HB609Public K-12 schools, prohibited from membership in private entity that may impose monetary finesPaul Beckman05/05/2011
HB606Motor vehicles, distinctive license tags, Legion of Valor member authorized to receive license tag without cost, Secs. 32-6-250, 32-6-251 am'd.Victor Gaston06/01/2011
HB607Foreign law, application in violation of rights guaranteed United States and Alabama citizens, prohibited, exceptions, American and Alabama Laws for Alabama Courts Amendment, const. amend.Gregory Canfield05/04/2011
HB604Macon Co., business licenses, county commission authorized to set feesPebblin W. Warren06/02/2011Signed
HB605Macon Co., county commission, county roads, duties further provided for, Act 97-663, 1997 Reg. Sess.; Act 2010-525, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Pebblin W. Warren06/02/2011Signed
HB602Homeowners, certain who retrofit property to be more resistent to damages from storms, hurricanes, tornadoes, and windstorms, income tax credit authorizedJohnny Mack Morrow05/04/2011
HB603Conecuh Co., board of education, authorized to insure school buildings and property in State Insurance Fund or in an insurance companyCharles O. Newton06/02/2011Signed
HB601Indigent Defense Services Office, established as division of Finance Department, director, staff, duties, advisory board in each judicial circuit, compensation of appointed counsel, contract counsel system, public defender office, Secs. 12-19-252, 15-12-1, 15-12-4, 15-12-5, 15-12-6, 15-12-20, 15-12-21, 15-12-22, 15-12-23, 15-12-26, 15-12-27, 15-12-29, 15-12-40, 15-12-41, 15-12-42, 15-12-43, 15-12-44, 15-12-45, 15-12-46 am'd.; Secs. 15-12-2, 15-12-3, 15-12-24, 15-12-24.1 repealedChris England06/01/2011
HB599Clarke Co., lodging tax, increased, Act 2004-264, 2004 Reg. Sess. am'd.; Sec. 45-13-243 am'd.Elaine Beech06/02/2011Signed
HB600Workers' compensation insurance, volunteer fire departments and rescue squads, Insurance Department to set rates, based on certain annual payroll per person, Sec. 25-5-50 am'd.Richard J. Laird06/01/2011
HB597State courts, judicial authority, Sharia (form of religious law derived from Islamic law) not to be considered when making judicial decisions, Section 139, as amended by Amendment 328 to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, (Section 139, Recompiled Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended), am'd., const. amend.Barry Mask05/03/2011
HB598Elevator Safety Review Board, regulation of elevators and inspection of elevators in private residences, authority to place elevators out of service, local regulation preempted, Sec. 25-13-18 am'd.Mike Hill05/03/2011
HB595Elmore Co., court costs, additional in certain circuit and district court cases, distrib. of proceeds to circuit clerk and for operation of judicial complexBarry Mask06/02/2011Signed
HB596Criminal sentencing, voluntary sentencing standards of Sentencing Commission as adopted January 7, 2011, approved, trial judge to initial final worksheetBarry Mask05/03/2011
HB593Russell Co., alcoholic beverages, county commission may authorize sale of draft or keg beer in unincorporated area of the county, Sunday sales authorizedLesley Vance06/02/2011Signed
HB594Clarke Co., solicitor's fee authorized equal to fee for Fair Trial Tax Fund, distrib. to circuit clerk and district attorneyElaine Beech06/02/2011Signed
HB591Judge of probate, estates, bond of conservators, executors, administrators, liability limited unless grossly negligent, Secs. 26-3-13, 43-2-82 am'd.Randy Wood05/03/2011
HB592Henry Co., Sheriff's Work Release Fund, use for law enforcementDexter Grimsley05/26/2011Signed
HB589Hollywood, corp. limits alt.John Robinson05/26/2011Signed
HB590Calhoun Co., circuit, district, and municipal courts, court costs, additional in certain cases, distrib. for drug courtsBarbara Bigsby Boyd05/26/2011Signed
HB587St. Florian, alcoholic beverages, sales authorized, Sunday sales of draft or keg beer authorizedLynn Greer06/02/2011Signed
HB588Baldwin Co., Stockton Landmark District, boundaries defined, annexation by local law prohibited, const. amend. (2011-20886)Harry Shiver06/02/2011Signed
HB585Shelby Co., solicitor's fee, portion distrib. to municipal court clerk when case originates in municipal court, Act 2007-306, 2007 Reg. Sess. am'd.Mike Hill05/26/2011Signed
HB586Bibb Co., county commission may expend certain amount of funds from County Government Capital Improvement Fund for operation of county highway departmentApril Weaver06/02/2011Signed
HB583Shelby Co., court costs, additional in certain civil and criminal cases, distrib. to district attorney, community corrections, and Judicial Administration FundMike Hill05/26/2011Signed
HB584Shelby Co., solicitor's fee equal to fee for Fair Trial Tax Fund, distrib. for circuit clerk and district attorney's officeMike Hill05/26/2011Signed
HB582Disorderly conduct, definition revised, carrying a pistol in a vehicle without a pistol permit, authorized, discretion of sheriff in concealed pistol licensing eliminated under certain conditions, certain provisions of concealed pistol licensing revised, Secs. 13A-11-7, 13A-11-73, 13A-11-74, 13A-11-75 am'd.; Secs. 13A-11-52, 13A-11-59 repealedJeremy Oden04/27/2011
HB580Talladega Co., E-911 Board, appointment of additional member (2011-20824)Steve Hurst05/26/2011Signed
HB581Bibb Co., tax assessor/collector, expenses financed on pro rata share basis from state, county, and municipal ad valorem taxApril Weaver06/02/2011Signed
HB578Motor vehicles, speed limits, local law enforcement officers being prohibited from enforcing speed limits on Interstates within police jurisdiction, provisions deleted, Act 2010-564, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.; Sec. 32-5A-171 am'd.Greg Wren04/27/2011
HB579Pregnant women, umbilical cord blood, education regarding the potential benefits of donations, storage, and use, Umbilical Cord Blood Storage Information ActJamie Ison04/27/2011
HB576Motor vehicles, motorcycles, Class M motorcycle license including restricted license to operate a motor-driven cycle, issuance by Public Safety Department, knowledge test required under certain conditions, skills test required for persons 17 and under after a certain date, Secs. 32-5A-240, 32-12-22 am'd.Mac McCutcheon05/25/2011
HB577Pharmacists and pharmacy technicians supervised by pharmacist, appropriately trained, authorized to provide therapeutic diabetic shoes and insertsGreg Wren04/27/2011
HB575Madison Co., sheriff, pistol permits, fee increased, Act 489, 1975 Reg. Sess. am'd.Laura Hall06/02/2011Signed
HB573Abortion, physician guidelines prior to administering an abortion-inducing drug, civil and criminal penalties, Abortion-Inducing Drug Safety ActTerri Collins04/27/2011
HB574Shelby Co., county commission, ordinances relating to county property, adoption, criminal penaltiesMike Hill05/26/2011Signed
HB571Clay Co., sheriff, pistol permits, fee increased, Sec. 45-14-232 am'd.Richard J. Laird05/26/2011Signed
HB572Randolph Co., sheriff, pistol permits, fee increased, Act 89-446, 1989 Reg. Sess. am'd.Richard J. Laird05/26/2011Signed
HB569Morgan Co., Tennessee Valley Authority, payments in-lieu-of-taxes received pursuant to Act 2010-135, distrib. to Hartselle, Decatur, and Morgan County Boards of Education for the fiscal years 2012 and 2013Jeremy Oden05/05/2011
HB570Clay Co., coroner, expense allowance increased, retroactive effect, Sec. 45-14-60 am'd.; Act 2010-197, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Richard J. Laird05/26/2011Signed
HB567Calhoun Co., court costs, drug and violent crime reduction fee in all criminal cases in circuit, district, municipal courts, distrib. to municipal and circuit court clerks, chief of police, county commission, and Calhoun/Cleburne Drug and Violent Crime Task ForceBarbara Bigsby Boyd05/24/2011Signed
HB568Education, local boards of education authorized to provide for released time religious instruction in public high schools as an elective course for creditBlaine Galliher06/01/2011
HB565Sexual offenses, age of consent for sexual acts increased, Secs. 13A-6-62, 13A-6-64, 13A-6-67, 13A-6-69, 13A-6-70, 13A-6-120 am'd.Mac McCutcheon04/27/2011
HB566Talladega Co., lodging tax, removed, Act 2008-494, 2008 Reg. Sess. repealedBarbara Bigsby Boyd05/05/2011
HB564Corrections Department, inmates prohibited from possessing mobile telephones, wireless communication devices, visitors, giving or selling device to inmate, prohibited, search and confiscation provisions, notice, contracts for detection, penaltiesHarry Shiver06/01/2011
HB563Phenix City, police chief, authorized to sell certain abandoned, unclaimed, or stolen property, and firearms, distrib., Act 2000-777, 2000 Reg. Sess. repealedLesley Vance06/02/2011Signed
HB562Washington Co., solicitor's fee authorized equal to fee for Fair Trial Tax Fund, distrib. to circuit clerk and district attorneyElaine Beech05/24/2011Signed
HB561Gambling devices, possession, penalty increased, Sec. 13A-12-27 am'd.Terri Collins04/27/2011
HB558Health, abortion coverage by exchange participating health plans, State of Alabama opts out of authorizing, Federal Abortion Mandate Opt Out ActTerri Collins04/21/2011
HB559Chilton Co., court costs, additional authorized in certain cases, distrib.Terri Collins05/26/2011Signed
HB560Student harassment prevention, reassignment of students to another school, Education Department to post model policy on Internet website, immunity for reporting harassment, Student Harassment Prevention Act renamed the Alex Moore Anti-Bullying Act, Secs. 16-28B-1, 16-28B-4, 16-28B-5, 16-28B-9 am'd.Terri Collins06/01/2011
HB557Abortions, health insurance coverage of elective abortions, prohibited, exceptions, Abortion Coverage Prohibition ActTerri Collins04/21/2011
HB554Alabama Marine Corps League exempt from state, county, and municipal sales and use taxRalph Howard05/31/2011
HB555Alcoholic beverages, retail licensees, servers required to register with Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, fees, fines, penalties, Secs. 28-1-8 to 28-1-15, inclusive, added;Mike Ball06/01/2011
HB556Motor vehicles, driver's license for person under age 19, proof of enrollment in school or employment required, employment required to be for a minimum of 30 hours a week, Public Safety Department to provide form to local superintendents of education for requirements of obtaining license and notification of withdrawal from school, Sec. 16-28-40 am'd.Steve McMillan06/01/2011
HB552Honeybees, regulated by Agriculture and Industries Department, bringing hives across state lines without certification by department, fine increased, destruction of hives under certain conditions, Sec. 2-14-4 am'd.Chad Fincher06/01/2011
HB553Coroners and deputy coroners, duties, delivery of deceased's possessions to county treasurer, limitations on coroner's investigation, power and authority of peace officer, penalties, Secs. 15-4-2, 15-4-10 am'd.Chad Fincher04/21/2011
HB550Industrial Relations Department, transfer of certain employees from Bishop State Community College, Southern Union State Community College, Bevill State Community College, and the Postsecondary Education Department, who are part of the Alabama Career Center System to Industrial Relations DepartmentMike Ball06/01/2011
HB551Property owners, liability limited for leasing property for hunting or fishing, Landowners Protection ActMike Millican05/24/2011
HB548Partnerships and limited liability companies, Subchapter K entities and Alabama S corporations, owners and resident beneficiaries of estates or trusts provided a proportionate tax credit for taxes paid to a foreign country, Secs. 40-18-14, 40-18-21 am'd. (2011-20801)Jay Love06/09/2011
HB549Landscape architects, registered landscape architects, licensing, examination, and education requirements, provision for practical experience removed, payment of annual license fee, date due and date of mailing of delinquency notice altered, Secs. 34-17-20, 34-17-21, 34-17-22, 34-17-24 am'd.Mark Tuggle06/01/2011
HB547Hospitals, pharmacy permits by Pharmacy Board, pharmacy services authorized from locations outside of licensed hospital pharmacy, Secs. 34-23-1, 34-23-30, 34-23-70, 34-23-74 am'd.Ron Johnson04/21/2011
HB545Mayor, power to make appointments, specified, Sec. 11-43-81 am'd.Joe Faust06/02/2011
HB546Certificate of need for new institutional health services, requirement repealed, Secs. 22-21-260, 22-21-261, 22-21-263, 22-21-264, 22-21-265, 22-21-265.1, 22-21-265.2, 22-21-265.3, 22-21-266, 22-21-267, 22-21-268, 22-21-270, 22-21-271, 22-21-271.1, 22-21-274, 22-21-275, 22-21-276, 22-21-277, 22-21-278 repealedMike Ball04/19/2011
HB543Public schools, K-12 instructional days, 180 instructional days or hourly equivalent for Foundation Program, local board of education with approval of State Superintendent of Education authorized to make up cancelled instructional days by adjusting the hours of actual instruction, flexibility for local boards of education in establishing school calendar by instructional hours and date parameters, Flexible School Calendar Act, Sec. 16-13-231 am'd.Steve Hurst06/01/2011
HB544Banking Department, bank holding companies regulated, confidential reports, incorporation of a bank, notification requirements when change of voting shares through inheritance, Secs. 5-2A-12, 5-3A-1, 5-3A-3, 5-3A-4, 5-3A-6, 5-3A-11, 5-5A-1, 5-5A-22, 5-5A-44, 5-13B-11 am'd.Mike Hill06/02/2011Signed
HB541Opelika, motor vehicles, automated traffic infraction device, use for red light enforcement authorized, procedures, posting of informational signs, civil fines and court costs, additional court costs for record keeping by Criminal Justice Information Center, appeals, penalties for intentional tampering with device, Opelika Red Light Safety ActPebblin W. Warren06/02/2011
HB542University of South Alabama, president authorized to employ police officers, dutiesYvonne Kennedy06/01/2011
HB539Montgomery Co., sheriff, fees authorized for services such as fingerprinting, criminal history investigations and reports, distrib. to county general fund (2011-20958)Joe Hubbard06/02/2011Signed
HB540Lee Co., sales and use tax, county commission authorized to levy outside corporate limits of Auburn, Opelika, and Phenix City, Act 1254, 1969 Sp. Sess.; Act 89-629, 1989 Reg. Sess. am'd.Pebblin W. Warren06/02/2011Signed
HB537Montgomery Co., sheriff, Service of Process Serving Fund, additional fee for service in criminal and civil cases, service by contract, distrib. of fees to county general fundJoe Hubbard04/19/2011
HB538Montgomery Co., court costs, criminal cases in circuit and district courts, booking fee for convicted defendants booked or incarcerated in county jail, distrib. of revenue to county general fundJoe Hubbard06/02/2011Signed
HB535Legislature, compensation same as the average gross family income in Alabama and reimbursement of expenses to the same extent as paid to state employees, if proration declared legislative compensation reduced by same percentage, Sec. 29-1-8 repealed; Act 1196, 1971 Reg. Sess.; Act 87-209, 1987 Reg. Sess.; Act 90-490, 1990 Reg. Sess.; Act 91-95, 1991 Reg. Sess.; Act 91-108, 1991 Reg. Sess.; Act 2007-75, 2007 Reg. Sess. repealed; Amendment 57 (Sections 48.01 and 49, Recompiled Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended), am'd., const. amend.Joe Hubbard04/19/2011
HB536Montgomery Co., court costs, additional authorized in all cases in circuit, district, and municipal courts, portion distrib. to County Law Library FundThad McClammy04/19/2011
HB533Veterans, education benefits, qualifications altered, Sec. 31-6-11 am'd.Mike Ball04/19/2011
HB534Optometric Scholarship Awards, Board of, funds of board not to revert at end of fiscal year, Sec. 34-22-61 am'd.Johnny Mack Morrow04/19/2011
HB531Barbering and Cosmetology, Board of, established, regulation of cosmetologists, barbers, estheticians, manicurists, and natural hairstylists and their shops and schools, Secs. 34-7B-1 to 34-7B-25, inclusive, added; Secs. 34-7A-1 to 34-7A-25, inclusive, repealedGreg Wren04/19/2011
HB532Coroners and deputy coroners, duties, delivery of deceased's possessions to county treasurer, limitations on coroner's investigation, power and authority of peace officer, penalties, Secs. 15-4-2, 15-4-10 am'd.Johnny Mack Morrow04/19/2011
HB529Etowah Co., alcoholic beverages, beer tax pursuant to Section 28-3-190, Code of Alabama 1975, distribution further provided forCraig Ford05/03/2011Signed
HB530Pike Road, ad valorem tax, additional authorized for public schools, referendumGreg Wren05/05/2011Signed
HB527Nursing, Board of, investigators granted power of peace officers, and authorized to enforce controlled substance laws, Secs. 20-2-90, 34-21-2 am'd.Howard Sanderford06/01/2011
HB528Motorcycles and bicycles, red lights, authorized to proceed while red under certain conditions if light controlled by traffic-control device, Sec. 32-5A-32 am'd.Mike Ball04/14/2011
HB525Teachers' Retirement System, Board of Control, membership and qualifications altered, Sec. 16-25-19 am'd.Phil Williams04/14/2011
HB526Cleburne Co., court costs, additional in domestic relations cases in circuit court, distrib. to circuit clerk and Calhoun/Cleburne Children's CenterRichard Lindsey04/27/2011
HB523Chiropractic Examiners, State Board of, practice of chiropractic, licensure and regulation further provided for, permit holders, state at-large member, fingerprinting for applicants, exam for clinic permit applicants, subpoena power, judicial review, Sec. 34-24-162 added; Secs. 34-24-121, 34-24-123, 34-24-140, 34-24-143, 34-24-160, 34-24-165, 34-24-166, 34-24-168, 34-24-170, 34-24-172, 34-24-175, 34-24-176 am'd.Randy Wood06/01/2011
HB524Employees' Retirement System, Board of Control, membership and qualifications altered, Sec. 36-27-23 am'd.Phil Williams04/14/2011
HB521Birmingham, firefighters and police officers, pension system, supplemental, investments further provided for to comply with the Internal Revenue Code, Act 929, 1951 Reg. Sess.; Act 2006-339, 2006 Reg. Sess. am'd.Allen Treadaway06/02/2011Signed
HB522Vital statistics, stillborn child, parent listed on report of fetal death authorized to request Certificate of Birth Resulting in Stillbirth from State Registrar, procedures for issuance, State Board of Health to administerJeremy Oden04/14/2011
HB520Alcoholic beverages, licenses issued by Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, including international motor speedway, fees increased, Secs. 28-3A-19.1, 28-3A-21 am'd.Mike Hill04/14/2011
HB518Construction contracts, retainage requirements, defined, Sec. 8-29-3 am'd.Ron Johnson05/31/2011
HB519Vessels, derelict, leaving in waters of this state in counties bordering on Gulf of Mexico, prohibited under certain conditions, penalties, procedures for exercising authority over derelict vessels and selling at public auctionSteve McMillan06/01/2011
HB516Health care providers, physicians, etc., requiring disclosure regarding firearm ownership, prohibited, medical record inclusion of firearm information or disclosure of information about firearm ownership, prohibited, civil penalties, exceptionsApril Weaver06/01/2011
HB517Retirement accounts, Uniform Probate Code, Roth Individual Retirement Accounts, included as qualified trust for purposes of limitation on assignment and alienation, Sec. 19-3B-508 am'd.Ron Johnson05/26/2011
HB514Public contracts, competitive bids, potential conflict of interest, members and officers of public entities may have financial interest in public contract if contract existed before public service begins or member or officer does not participate in decision process, Sec. 41-16-60 am'd.Blaine Galliher06/02/2011Signed
HB515Birmingham, firemen and police officers, pension system, supplemental, investments, Act 556, 1959 Reg. Sess. am'd.Allen Treadaway06/02/2011Signed
HB513Mental Health Department, licensure for care or treatment for mental or emotional illness or intellectual disability, licensed professional counselor and a church or ministry providing religious services excepted, mental illness and substance abuse treatment defined, Secs. 22-50-1, 22-50-17 am'd. (2011-20665)Blaine Galliher06/02/2011Signed
HB511Center Point, motor vehicles, photographic red light traffic signal enforcement system, camera automated civil enforcement of violations of red lights, stop signs, and speeding, authorized, enforcement by sheriff, procedures, notices of violations, civil fines, traffic safety fund account established, appeals, hearingsArthur Payne06/02/2011Signed
HB512Domestic violence in the first, second, and third degrees, additional crimes added to definitions of, subsequent convictions of domestic violence in the third degree, penalties increased, crimes of interference with a domestic violence emergency call and domestic violence by strangulation or suffocation, provided for, no court costs to any victim of domestic violence, stalking, or sexual assault in connection with the prosecution or warrant recall Secs. 13A-6-130, 13A-6-131, 13A-6-132, 13A-6-133, 13A-6-134 am'd.Laura Hall06/02/2011Signed
HB509Salvage vehicles, secondary metals recyclers may acquire without title under certain conditions, statement of ownership, value, and identifying characterists required, lien verification system provided by Revenue Department, penalties, Sec. 32-8-64.2 added; Sec. 32-8-87, 40-12-412, 40-12-116 am'd.; Act 2010-748, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Randy Wood06/01/2011
HB510Good Samaritan Law, civil immunity granted to certain persons, in good faith, without compensation, for participation in emergency response activities, Sec. 6-5-332 am'd.Jeremy Oden06/02/2011Signed
HB507Strengthen Alabama Homes Program, established within Insurance Department, funding for retrofitting insurable property to resist future loss due to hurricanes or windstormsJames E. Buskey05/05/2011
HB508Underground storage tanks and aboveground storage tanks storing motor fuels currently subject to the Alabama Uniform Environmental Covenants Act, exempt from requirements of, Sec. 35-19-2 am'd.Mike Ball04/14/2011
HB505Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, tobacco products, one-time nonrefundable filing fee for each permit and annual license fee, required, Sec. 28-11-7 am'd.Alan Harper04/14/2011
HB506Bar pilots, bond requirements, liability limited to $5,000 unless bar pilot grossly negligent, Sec. 33-4-40 am'd.Jim Barton06/01/2011
HB504Corporations, required to file Form 10-K with Securities and Exchange Commission, to file Form 10-K report regarding business in Alabama with Revenue DepartmentCraig Ford04/13/2011
HB502Disabled, including persons blind and hearing impaired or person diagnosed with autism spectrum, use of service animal in public places, including public or private schools, training authorized of service animal, Sec. 21-7-4 am'd.Arthur Payne06/02/2011Signed
HB503Retirement, new Deferred Retirement Option Plan established for teachers and state employees, Secs. 16-25-150.1, 16-25-151.1, 36-27-170.1, 36-27-171.1 addedCraig Ford04/12/2011
HB500Alabama Veterinary Medical Foundation for the Spay-Neuter Program, income tax refund check-off for voluntary contribution to, duties to Revenue DepartmentJay Love06/02/2011
HB501Employees' Retirement System, State Policeman, definition to include capitol police officers, Sec. 36-27-1 am'd.Randy Wood04/12/2011
HB498Alcoholic beverages, licensure, fee increased, Sec. 28-3A-4 am'd.Lesley Vance04/12/2011
HB499Alcoholic beverages, annual license fee, payment date altered, increased penalty for failure to timely renew, fee for electronic processing, Sec. 28-3A-5 am'd.Lesley Vance04/12/2011
HB496Coroners and deputy coroners, duties, reimbursement of physicians and surgeons, delivery of deceased's possessions to county treasurer, limitations on coroner's investigation, power and authority of peace officer, penalties, Secs. 15-4-2, 15-4-10 am'd.Johnny Mack Morrow04/12/2011
HB497Infants, sudden unexplained infant death, Sudden Unexplained Infant Death Investigation Team, established, duties, coordination of county officials, law enforcement, medical or emergency personnel, immunity, Sudden Unexplained Infant Death Investigation ActJohnny Mack Morrow06/01/2011
HB494Medicaid Agency, procurement procedures, exempt for health professionals for task forces, boards, committees, Sec. 41-16-72 am'd.Ron Johnson06/02/2011Signed
HB495Security Regulatory Board, licensure fees capped, criminal history background checks, exemptions for certain individuals and entities removed, Secs. 34-27C-4, 34-27C-17 am'd.Joe Hubbard06/01/2011
HB492Twenty-fifth Judicial Circuit, (Marion and Winston Counties), public defender office, funding, Act 720, 1978 Reg. Sess. repealedMike Millican06/02/2011Signed
HB493Baldwin Co., county personnel merit system, appointment of budget director and communication and information systems director as contract employees, Sec. 45-2-120.12 am'd.Randy Davis05/26/2011Signed
HB490Lawrence Co., sheriff, authorized to provide retiring officer with badge and pistol, retroactive effectKen Johnson05/26/2011Signed
HB491Winfield, city council authorized to establish a theater board for maintenance and operation of Pastime Theater, members, terms, duties, fundingMike Millican05/26/2011Signed
HB489Superintendents of education, county and city, appointment by city and county boards of education, required, const. amend.Jeremy Oden04/12/2011
HB487County roads, forestry harvesting operations, prior notice to county commission, limitations, civil fines, other permits, bonds prohibited, Sec. 23-1-80.1 addedJoseph C. Mitchell04/07/2011
HB488Child custody, child who is certain age may choose custodial parent, exceptions, presumption that child may designate custodial parentSteve McMillan04/12/2011
HB485Data processing centers locating in Alabama, certain ad valorem tax and construction related transaction tax abatements authorized, requirements, Data Processing Center Economic Incentive Enhancement Act, Secs. 40-9B-3, 40-9B-4, 40-18-193 am'd. (2011-20579)Barry Mask05/04/2011
HB486Agricultural Center Board, members revised, Garrett Coliseum Redevelopment Corporation, established, powers, duties, issuance of revenue bonds, designated use of proceeds, dissolution procedures, Sec. 2-6-1 am'd.; Secs. 2-6-20 to 2-6-38, inclusive, repealed (2011-21098)Jay Love06/02/2011Signed
HB483Prepaid Affordable College Tuition (PACT) Program, limit on cost of tuition for certain PACT plan contract participants, repealed, Act 2010-725, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.; Secs. 16-33C-17, 16-33C-18 repealedJohn F. Knight Jr04/07/2011
HB484National Guard of Alabama, appointed general officer, required to be registered voter in this state, Section 276 (Section 276, Recompiled Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended), am'd., const. amend.Craig Ford04/07/2011
HB481Motor vehicles, driving under the influence, penalties to include mandatory use of ignition interlock device under certain conditions, Forensic Sciences Department to approve devices, Public Safety Department to issue restricted driver's license, fee, provisions for indigent defendants, Sec. 32-5A-191.4 added; Sec. 32-5A-191 am'd.Bill Poole04/07/2011
HB482Tuscaloosa Co., 6th Judicial Circuit, additional circuit judge, conditioned on funding for compensation and benefits by county commission, electionChris England04/07/2011
HB479Civil immunity extended to peace officers contracted by sheriff on an off-duty basis to perform specific law enforcement activities related to an eviction order, Sec. 6-5-338 am'd.Mike Hill04/07/2011
HB480State income tax, federal deduction limited for individual taxpayers, state sales tax on food removed, Amendment 225 (Section 211.04, Recompiled Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended), repealed, const. amend.John F. Knight Jr04/07/2011
HB477Industrial Development Authority, members, composition altered to include President Pro Tempore of Senate or designee and Speaker of the House or designee, Sec. 41-10-25 am'd.Mike Millican05/31/2011
HB478Economic development, tax incentives authorized to certain companies and educational institutions for locating new or expanding business in state, or a retention project, capital investment and job requirements, Alabama Development Office and Revenue Department to recommend to Governor, Industrial Development Authority to approve project for incentive (2011-20902)Mark Tuggle05/25/2011
HB476Montgomery, motor vehicles, automated photographic speeding enforcement, authorized, procedures, posting of informational signs, adoption of municipal ordinances, civil fines, record keeping, municipal court jurisdiction, appeals, notice of violations, Montgomery Speed Limit Safety Act, Act 2009-740, 2009 Reg. Sess. am'd.Jay Love05/24/2011Signed
HB474Elections, board of registrars, prohibited time of registering any person as a qualified elector extended from 10 to 14 days prior to election, Sec. 17-3-50 am'd.Mike Ball05/26/2011
HB475Retirement, new Deferred Retirement Option Plan established for teachers and state employees, Secs. 16-25-150.1, 16-25-151.1, 36-27-170.1, 36-27-171.1 addedCraig Ford04/07/2011
HB472Forestry Commission, timber in state forests or other commission lands, sale under certain conditions, surplus property provisions not to apply, Sec. 41-16-123 am'd.Harry Shiver05/25/2011
HB473Unemployment compensation, benefit period extended, Sec. 25-4-75 am'd.Jack Williams06/02/2011Signed
HB470Colbert Co., solicitor's fee, levy continued pursuant to Sec. 12-19-182, Code of Alabama 1975, Act 2009-733, 2009 Reg. Sess. repealed; Sec. 45-17-80.03 repealedMarcel Black05/26/2011Signed
HB471Timber and forest products, willful removal of timber and other forest products by deception and failure to disclose to owner quantity and type of timber harvested and owner not compensated for all timber designated Class A misdemeanor, Sec. 9-13-60 am'd.; Act 2010-704, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Charles O. Newton05/05/2011
HB468Community Action Association of Alabama exempt from state, county, and municipal sales and use taxMerika Coleman04/06/2011
HB469Toll bridges, authorized distance between decreased, Sec. 23-1-81 am'd.Barry Mask04/06/2011
HB466Forestry Commission, administrative rules, violations pertaining to conduct of persons on land designated as state forest, penalties, Sec. 9-3-9 am'd.Chad Fincher05/25/2011
HB467Elder Abuse, Interagency Council for the Prevention of, established, members, duties, subject to Sunset Law, reports to Chief Justice of Supreme Court, Governor, and Legislature, Elder Abuse Prevention ActLaura Hall06/01/2011
HB464Real Estate Appraisal Management Companies, licensing and regulation by Real Estate Appraisers Board, Real Estate Appraisers Act, renamed the Alabama Real Estate Appraisers and Appraisal Management Company Registration Act, Secs. 34-27A-50 to 34-27A-63, inclusive, added; Secs. 34-27A-1, 34-27A-2 am'd.Jack Williams06/01/2011
HB465Education employees, procedures regarding employment actions of revised, Teacher Tenure Law and Fair Dismissal Act repealed, Students First Act, Sec. 16-24B-7, 16-24-1 to 16-24-22, inclusive, 36-26-100 to 36-26-116, inclusive, repealedLesley Vance04/06/2011
HB462Alcoholic beverages, draft or keg beer, defined, Sec. 28-3-1 am'd.; Act 2010-607, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Alan Boothe04/06/2011
HB463Attorney General, makes permissive issuance of opinions, expenses, attorneys licensed outside Alabama authorized to be appointed deputy attorneys general, certain private law offices prohibited, nonmerit employee appointments increased, issuance of subpoenas, criminal prosecutions, official opinions, false statement by Attorney General in investigations, prohibited, penalties, Sec. 36-15-62.1 added; Secs. 36-15-1, 36-15-4.2, 36-15-5.1, 36-15-6, 36-15-9, 36-15-10, 36-15-11.1, 36-15-13, 36-15-14, 36-15-16, 36-15-17, 36-15-21.1, 36-15-60, 36-15-62 am'd.Mike Ball06/02/2011Signed
HB460Insurance fraud, defined, investigations by Insurance Department, civil immunity for reporting fraud, Insurance Fraud Unit and fund created in Insurance Department, civil and criminal penalties, six year filing limit, Secs. 27-12A-1 to 27-12A-8, incl., 27-12A-20 to 27-12A-24, incl., 27-12A-40 to 27-12A-42, incl., added; Secs. 10-4-115, 27-21A-23 am'd.Steve McMillan06/01/2011
HB461Food and beverages, labels, obscuring, removing, or rendering illegible information on labels, prohibited, storing, transporting, holding for sale, or selling any food or beverage product with label that is obscured, removed, or illegible, prohibited, penalties, Secs. 20-1-5, 20-1-27 am'd.Harry Shiver06/01/2011
HB458Athens, sale of draft or keg beer or malt beverages, authorized, city council to approve and regulateMac McCutcheon05/05/2011Signed
HB459Charter schools, local boards of education may accept and review petitions for creation and renewal of charter schools, annual report on charter schools to be compiled by State Board of Education and report to Governor and Legislature, Charter School Pilot Program ActPhil Williams06/01/2011
HB457Cigarettes, tax increased, distrib., Sec. 40-25-2 am'd.Patricia Todd04/06/2011
HB455Education, local superintendent of education, time period for filling position extended, appointment of interim superintendent provided for, Secs. 16-9-11, 16-12-1 am'd.; Act 2010-210, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.James E. Buskey06/02/2011Signed
HB456Indian Affairs Commission, appropriation from Indian Children's Scholarship Fund for fiscal year ending September 30, 2012Harry Shiver06/01/2011
HB453Senior Services Department, board of directors, at-large members, requirement limiting certain number of members having same faith, deleted, Sec. 38-3-1 am'd.Jack Williams06/02/2011Signed
HB454Insurance, title insurance rating bureau, established, fees, regulation, Secs. 27-13-130, 27-13-131, 27-13-132, 27-13-133, 27-13-134, 27-13-135, 27-13-136 added; Sec. 27-13-2 am'd.Mike Hill04/05/2011
HB452Shelby Co., property tax commissioner, business personal property tax, electronic filing of returns provided forMike Hill05/26/2011Signed
HB450Firearms, soliciting or encouraging a licensed dealer or private seller of firearms or ammunition to transfer a firearm or ammunition if the person knows the transfer violates state and federal law and providing false information to dealer or seller of firearms or ammunition with intent to deceive, crimes established, exceptions, penaltiesSteve Hurst06/02/2011Signed
HB451Dental Examiners of Alabama, Board of, dentists and dental hygienists, regulation and licensure, substantially revised, Sec. 34-9-7.2 added; Secs. 34-9-2, 34-9-3, 34-9-5, 34-9-6, 34-9-6.1, 34-9-7, 34-9-8, 34-9-9, 34-9-10, 34-9-13, 34-9-15, 34-9-15.1, 34-9-16, 34-9-18, 34-9-20, 34-9-21, 34-9-22, 34-9-24, 34-9-26, 34-9-27, 34-9-28, 34-9-40, 34-9-41, 34-9-43, 34-9-44, 34-9-60, 34-9-63, 34-9-82, 34-9-89 am'd. (2011-20608)Juandalynn Givan06/02/2011Signed
HB448Used motor vehicle dealer, licensing of, definition to include credit unions and licensees of State Banking Department, Sec. 40-12-390 am'd.Mike Hill06/01/2011
HB449Motor vehicles, handicapped parking placards and parking space signs, disability further defined, restricting access to public transportation prohibited, use of bollards authorized, municipality authorized to deputize persons for issuing tickets, Secs. 32-6-231, 32-6-233.1 am'd.Thad McClammy06/01/2011
HB446Architects, registered, engineers and land surveyors, licensed professional, civil action alleging negligence requires third-party certificate of merit affidavitRandy Wood04/05/2011
HB447Indian Affairs Commission, Kawita Creeks in Russell County recognized, one member from tribe appointed to commission, Sec. 41-9-708 am'd.Lesley Vance04/05/2011
HB444Commercial passenger aircraft with 50 seats or more, parts, components, systems, supplies, and ancillary items used in conversion or refurbishing of, sales tax exempt, Sec. 40-23-4 am'd.; Act 2010-514, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Victor Gaston06/01/2011
HB445Firearms, seized by law enforcement agency, disposal at auction to certain persons, proceeds for law enforcement purposes (2011-20970)Lesley Vance06/02/2011
HB442Midfield, motor vehicles, automated traffic infraction device, use for red light enforcement authorized, procedures, posting of informational signs, civil fines, record keeping by Criminal Justice Information Center, appeals, tampering with photographic traffic signal enforcement system, prohibited, Midfield Red Light Safety ActMerika Coleman06/02/2011Signed
HB443Chattahoochee River, certain landfills prohibited within certain distance of riverLesley Vance04/05/2011
HB440Motor vehicles and commercial motor vehicles, traffic violations, notification by court to Public Safety Department of convictions of state or local traffic offenses, time period decreased, notification by Public Safety Department to other jurisdictions of convictions of drivers, time period decreased, Secs. 32-5A-195, 32-6-49.14 am'd.; Act 2010-599, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.John Robinson05/26/2011
HB441Jefferson Co., motor vehicles, automated traffic infraction device, use for red light enforcement authorized in all incorporated municipalities, procedures, posting of informational signs, civil fines, record keeping by Criminal Justice Information Center, appeals, tampering with photographic traffic signal enforcement system, prohibitedMerika Coleman04/05/2011
HB439Madison Co., dogs, dangerous dogs in unincorporated areas of county, county commission by resolution may establish procedure for determining, dog required to be kept in fenced enclosure, civil penalties, const. amend.Laura Hall06/02/2011Signed
HB437Governor's Mansion Authority, established, members, duties, funding, employees, Governor's Mansion Advisory Board abolished, Secs. 41-9-530 to 41-9-532, inclusive, repealedJeremy Oden06/02/2011Signed
HB438Juvenile court, jurisdiction relating to adoption, visitation, custody, child support, and spousal support, retention of jurisdiction and concurrent jurisdiction in certain circumstances, Secs. 12-15-115, 12-15-117, 38-10-7 am'd.Joe Hubbard06/01/2011
HB435Motor vehicles, heavy vehicles required to pay federal heavy vehicle excise tax, proof of payment required for registration, statute clarified to delete outdated weight, commercial motor vehicles, superseded statute regarding registration deadline repealed, Sec. 32-6-58 am'd.; Sec. 40-12-267 repealedSteve Hurst05/26/2011
HB436Social workers, practice, clinical treatment and diagnosis related thereto authorized, Sec. 34-30-34 addedRon Johnson04/05/2011
HB433Child Nutrition Program, funds allocated for may be redirected for other current expenses for local boards of education for current fiscal year, State Superintendent of Education to approveJay Love05/05/2011Signed
HB434Taxation, Multistate Tax Compact, determination of state and local tax liability of multistate business taxpayers, business income, apportionment, sales, other than tangible personal property, apportionment based taxpayers market for sale, Sec. 40-27-1 am'd.Jay Love06/01/2011Signed
HB431Class 5 municipalities, with mayor/commission/city manager form of government, election, qualifying date for candidates for mayor and city commission, Secs. 11-44E-41, 11-44E-71 am'd.Steve Clouse05/03/2011Signed
HB432Public Service Commission, transfer of certain amount of funds from Dual Party Relay Fund to Education Trust Fund before certain designated dates, Sec. 37-1-80.2 am'd.Jay Love06/02/2011Signed
HB429Electrical contractors, person holding municipal or county license or permit required to obtain provisional license from Board of Electrical Contractors, date for license under nationally standardized examination, extended, journeyman electrician, licensure further provided for, Secs. 34-36-7, 34-36-16 am'd.; Act 2010-540, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Micky Hammon06/01/2011
HB430Jasper, alcoholic beverages, draft or keg beer, sales authorized if approved by city councilMicky Hammon05/03/2011Signed
HB427Revenue Department, Tax Appeals Commission, established, Administrative Law Division abolished, Tax Appeals Commission Act, Secs. 40-2B-1 to 40-2B-25, inclusive, added; Secs. 40-2A-3, 40-2A-4, 40-2A-5, 40-2A-7, 40-2A-8, 40-2A-10, 40-2A-11, 40-18-27 am'd.; Sec. 40-2A-9 repealedPaul DeMarco05/05/2011
HB428Insurance Department, adjusters, public adjusters licensed and regulated, adjustment of claims on behalf of insured party, license fees, Sec. 27-4-2 am'd.Steve McMillan03/31/2011
HB426Public schools, K-12 instructional days, local board of education with approval of State Superintendent of Education authorized to make up cancelled instructional days by adjusting the hours of actual instruction, Sec. 16-13-231 am'd.Joseph C. Mitchell06/01/2011
HB424Prisoners, escaped inmates, notification of state and local agencies and news media, liability limited, Joel Willmore Act, Sec. 14-3-58 am'd.Mike Jones06/01/2011
HB425Presidential preference primary election, date changed, provisions relating to when election day same day as Mardi Gras deleted, Secs. 17-13-3, 17-13-100 am'd. (2011-20382)Steve Clouse06/01/2011Signed
HB422Motor vehicles, veterans, permanently and totally disabled, exempt from license tax and registration fee for one tag, Sec. 40-12-244 am'd.Ralph Howard06/01/2011
HB423Uniform Residential Landlord and Tenant Act, definitions, unenforceable provisions in a rental agreement, access to rental property by a landlord for repairs, attorney fees, noncompliance by landlord or tenant, noncurable default, a landlord's remedy for abandonment of rental property by a tenant, further provided for, Secs. 35-9A-141, 35-9A-163, 35-9A-303, 35-9A-401, 35-9A-421, 35-9A-423, 35-9A-426 am'd.Mike Jones06/01/2011
HB420Motor vehicles, disabled veterans distinctive license tag, veteran with service-connected disability of 100 percent exempt from license fees and ad valorem tax, Sec. 32-6-130 am'd.Ralph Howard05/25/2011
HB421Homestead exemption, ad valorem tax except taxes for schools, permanently and totally disabled veterans and surviving spouses, exempt from under certain conditions, Sec. 40-9-19 am'd.Ralph Howard03/31/2011
HB418Small wineries, sales and distribution of wine by wineries, wine tasting facilities, direct sale of small wineries' wine, license fee and excise tax, Small Winery Business Viability Act, Secs. 28-7-13, 28-7-18 am'd.Pebblin W. Warren06/01/2011
HB419Insulin, insulin syringes, and related items to treat diabetes, exempt from state, county, and municipal sales and use tax, prescription drug exemption from state gross sales tax continued, Sec. 40-9-30.1 added; Sec. 40-23-4.1 repealedRandy Wood03/31/2011
HB416Talladega College, appropriationJay Love05/03/2011Signed
HB417Insurance, domestic insurers, investments of, prohibited activities with certain exceptions, financial institutions authorized in the state in lieu of assets, except deposits for outside of state, removing or concealing assets or records, prohibited, using custodial arrangements for holding securities, prohibited, investment activities further regulated, Secs. 27-27-26, 27-27-29, 27-41-5, 27-41-27 am'd.; Act 2010-685, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Mike Hill06/01/2011
HB414Retirement, judges, education employees, including teachers, state employees, firefighter, law enforcement officer, correctional officer, retirement contributions increased, Pension Accumulation Fund, Secs. 12-18-5, 12-18-52, 12-18-82, 16-25-21, 36-27-24, 36-27-59 am'd.Jay Love06/09/2011Signed
HB415Children First Trust Fund, receipts allocated for State Board of Education transferred to General Fund during fiscal year ending 2011Jay Love05/03/2011Signed
HB412Lyman Ward Military Academy, appropriationJay Love05/03/2011Signed
HB413Tuskegee University, appropriationJay Love05/03/2011Signed
HB410Ad valorem tax, exemptions for principal residence and 160 adjacent acres of persons totally disabled or age 65 years or older, amount of net taxable income increased, phased in every five years, Sec. 40-9-21 am'd.Oliver Robinson03/31/2011
HB411Contracts, payment of state contractors, state may not increase time for payment for completing work beyond 30 days, interest added to late payments, certification and proof of certification that state has funds available to pay contractors, attorney fees, costs, and reasonable expenses recoverable, Sec. 41-16-3 am'd.Oliver Robinson06/01/2011
HB408Alcoholic beverages, beer, container size authorized, Sec. 28-3A-23 am'd.Oliver Robinson03/31/2011
HB409Persons, defined to include all humans from moment of fertilization, const. amend.Steve Hurst03/31/2011
HB406Environmental Management Department, issuance of permits to certain solid waste landfills, 24-month moratorium on issuance, duties to Environmental Management Department and Health Department (2011-20385)Jeremy Oden05/24/2011Signed
HB407Alabama Coal Mine Safety Law of 1975, state mining laws extensively revised to modernize and supplemented to comply with federal law to enhance mining safety, Secs. 25-9-31, 25-9-32, 25-9-217, 25-9-380, 25-9-400 to 25-9-407, inclusive, added; Secs. 25-9-7, 25-9-9, 25-9-20, 25-9-22, 25-9-24, 25-9-40, 25-9-60, 25-9-61, 25-9-67, 25-9-80, 25-9-81, 25-9-82, 25-9-83, 25-9-86, 25-9-88, 25-9-131, 25-9-132, 25-9-133, 25-9-210, 25-9-216, 25-9-273, 25-9-276, 25-9-277, 25-9-278, 25-9-279, 25-9-280, 25-9-282, 25-9-360, 25-9-361 am'd.; Secs. 25-9-87, 25-9-153 repealedOliver Robinson03/31/2011
HB405Persons, defined to include all humans from moment of fertilizationSteve Hurst03/31/2011
HB403Alabama Alliance of Boys and Girls Clubs exempt from state, county, and municipal sales and use taxRod Scott03/31/2011
HB404Elections, write-in candidates, registration with judge of probate or Secretary of State prior to election required, compliance with Fair Campaign Practices Act and State Ethics Law required, procedure for counting write-in votes, Sec. 17-6-28 am'd.Charles O. Newton06/02/2011
HB401Health Department, Health Insurance Exchange established within, operated by a board, members, duties, repealed if federal health reform laws requiring exchange repealed or ruled unconstitutional, Health Insurance Exchange ActSteve Clouse03/31/2011
HB402Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, prohibition against licensee, agent, or employee from being employed by another licensee, deleted, Sec. 28-3A-25 am'd.Chris England06/01/2011
HB399Motor fuel tax, point of taxation moved from wholesaler to withdrawal from terminal, licensing and fees, distrib. of proceeds, penalties, Terminal Excise Tax Act, Secs. 40-17-171, 40-17-220, 40-17-221, 40-17-223 am'd.; Secs. 40-12-190 to 40-12-202, incl., 40-12-204 to 40-12-206, incl., 40-17-1, 40-17-2, 40-17-5 to 40-17-9, incl., 40-17-13, 40-17-14, 40-17-18 to 40-17-20, incl., 40-17-22, 40-17-30 to 40-17-40, incl., 40-17-43, 40-17-45, 40-17-49 to 40-17-52, incl., 40-17-70 to 40-17-74, incl., 40-17-74.1, 40-17-75 to 40-17-82, incl., 40-17-100 to 40-17-108, incl., 40-17-120 to 40-17-122, incl., 40-17-124, 40-17-125, 40-17-174, 40-17-200, 40-17-201, 40-17-203, 40-17-222, 40-17-240, 40-17-250, 40-17-290, 40-17-291 repealed (2011-20461)Johnny Mack Morrow06/02/2011Signed
HB400Pardons and Paroles Board, requirement for unanimous affirmative vote to grant parole to a prisoner who has not served certain amount of sentence, eliminated, Sec. 15-22-28 am'd.Randy Wood05/05/2011
HB397Dothan, ad valorem tax, increased, referendum, distrib. to city board of education and Houston-Love Memorial Library BoardSteve Clouse05/03/2011Signed
HB398Service dogs, harassing, injuring, or causing death of, crime of established, penalties, restitution of certain expensesPaul DeMarco06/01/2011
HB395Jefferson Co., transit authority, Act 2004-500, further providing for operation of the authority, effective date amended to lower amount of funding needed in order for act to be operative, Act 2004-500, 2004 Reg. Sess. am'd.Patricia Todd03/31/2011
HB396Retirement, new participation in DROP authorized, interest paid on accounts limited, Secs. 16-25-150, 36-27-170 am'd.; Act 2011-27, 2011 Reg. Sess. am'd.Craig Ford03/31/2011
HB393Divorce, waiting period for final judgment when minor children, when domestic violence or child abuse, submission of family plan, rights of noncustodial parent, legislative intent for marriage reconciliation, Sec. 30-2-8.1 am'd.Chris England03/31/2011
HB394Environmental Management Commission, member must be certified by National Ground Water Association Certification Program or a hydrogeologist or geologist, licensing requirements, Sec. 22-22A-6 am'd.Joe Hubbard03/31/2011
HB390County commission, county solid waste disposal service, volunteer fire department exempt from fees, Sec. 22-27-3 am'd.Barbara Bigsby Boyd03/31/2011
HB391Criminal sentences, voluntary truth-in-sentencing guidelines, submission to Legislature by 2011 Reg. Sess. and approval, deadline deleted, Secs. 12-25-32, 12-25-34 am'd.Barbara Bigsby Boyd05/26/2011
HB392Hospital Funding Program, private hospital assessment and Medicaid funding program extended for fiscal years 2012 and 2013, assessment rate changed, Secs. 40-26B-71, 40-26B-73, 40-26B-75, 40-26B-76, 40-26B-77, 40-26B-79, 40-26B-80, 40-26B-81, 40-26B-82, 40-26B-84, 40-26B-88 am'd. (2011-20394)Jim Barton06/01/2011Signed
HB388Redemption of land sold for taxes, interest rate reduced only on tax amount due on date of sale, Sec. 40-10-122 am'd.Barbara Bigsby Boyd03/31/2011
HB389Radio/alert notification communications districts, counties authorized to establish, board of directors, members, powers, duties, opt out provision (2011-21180)Barbara Bigsby Boyd06/09/2011Signed
HB386Marijuana, use for medical purposes authorized, certified by physician, regulated as controlled substances, Michael Phillips Compassionate Care ActPatricia Todd03/31/2011
HB387Criminal history background checks, Human Resources Department and Public Safety Department, duties clarified, transmission of criminal history reports via FBI-certified channeler, suitability determinations, types considered for reversal, clarified, Secs. 38-13-2, 38-13-3, 38-13-4, 38-13-7 am'd.Dickie Drake04/27/2011
HB385Feral swine, hunting further provided forChad Fincher03/31/2011
HB383Nursing facilities, Medicaid reimbursement, supplement assessment extended, supplemental provider privilege assessment increased, inflation factor moved to zero, Medicaid Agency authorized to create reimbursement formula for ventilator care units, Secs. 40-26B-21, 40-26B-22, 40-26B-23, 40-26B-24, 40-26B-25, 40-26B-26 am'd.; Act 2010-520, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Jim Barton06/02/2011Signed
HB384Code of Alabama 1975, Acts of 2009 First Special Session and 2010 Regular Session as contained in 2010 supplements and replacement volumes, codified with certain corrections, local permanent laws of certain counties codified, duties of Secretary of StateVictor Gaston06/01/2011
HB381Railroads, standards of stationary assembly points and mobile labor camps for maintenance-of-way employees, established, drinking water provided, Board of Health to adopt rules for mobile camps, investigations, inspection fees, distrib.Laura Hall03/31/2011
HB382Public Education Assessment, Organization, and Allocation Commission and Advisory Board, established, members, duties, fundingJohnny Mack Morrow03/31/2011
HB379Children's Advocacy Programs, appropriation for Children's Advocacy Centers and Alabama Network of Children's Advocacy Centers, Inc., for fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, allocation, operations plan and audited financial statement required, quarterly and end-of-year reports required, conditional appropriation under certain conditionsVictor Gaston06/01/2011
HB380Equal Pay Remedies and Enforcement Act, established, legislative findings regarding wage differentials between minorities and nonminorities and males and females, Equal Pay Commission established, members, duties, powers, report to Governor and LegislatureJuandalynn Givan03/31/2011
HB377Income tax, reportable transactions, taxpayer responsibility for disclosure, waivers, injunctive relief, penalties, Secs. 40-29-121 to 40-29-130, inclusive, addedAlan Harper03/29/2011
HB378Sex offenders, notification and registration, comprehensive procedure for registration by adult and juvenile sex offenders, notification by law enforcement, employment and residency limited, registration fees authorized, Sex Offender Registration and Community Notification Act, Secs. 13A-11-200, 13A-11-201, 13A-11-202, 15-20-1 to 15-20-38, inclusive, repealedBlaine Galliher05/26/2011
HB375Homestead exemptions, income qualification amount increased, Secs. 40-9-19, 40-9-21 am'd.Randy Davis03/29/2011
HB376Agriculture and Industries Department, metric labeling required under certain conditions, regulation of weights and measures further provided for, Secs. 8-16-2, 8-16-3, 8-16-4, 8-16-5, 8-16-7, 8-16-15, 8-16-56, 8-16-90, 8-16-93, 8-16-94, 8-16-101 am'd.; Secs. 8-16-95, 8-16-96, 8-16-97, 8-16-98, 8-16-99, 8-16-100, 8-16-102, 8-16-103, 8-16-104, 8-16-105 repealedRandy Davis03/29/2011
HB373Taxation, factor presence nexus standard based on business activity established for purpose of being subject to income taxation in the state, in state residence or domicile for individuals, businesses organized in state are subject to tax, nonresident individuals and businesses organized out of state that do business in the state are subject to state tax on income, Sec. 40-18-31.27 addedJoe Hubbard03/29/2011
HB374Animals, abuse, torture and cruelty defined, reporting requirements, penaltiesJack Williams06/01/2011
HB370Montgomery Co., superintendent of education, elected from county at large, term, qualifications, compensation, const. amend.Thad McClammy05/26/2011
HB371Mandatory school attendance age, maximum increased from 17 to 19 years of age, Sec. 16-28-3 am'd.Thad McClammy03/29/2011
HB372Nursing scholarships, qualifications altered, funding increased, appropriation, Secs. 34-21-60, 34-21-61, 34-21-62, 34-21-63 am'd.Johnny Mack Morrow05/31/2011
HB368Montgomery Co., board of education, members, elected for four-year terms of office, const. amend.Thad McClammy05/24/2011Signed
HB369Montgomery Co., Montgomery County Reservoir Management Area Authority established for development of Catoma Creek, const. amend.Thad McClammy04/27/2011
HB366Class 2 municipalities (Mobile), city council, vacancies filled by a special election, setting of date, Sec. 11-44C-22 am'd.Jamie Ison06/01/2011
HB367Gun shows, business license tax levied on organizer not participants under certain conditions, Sec. 40-12-143 am'd.Craig Ford05/25/2011
HB364Mobile Co., county commission to provide for the number and districts for election of members, initial districts to be same as Board of School Commissioners, Act 181, 1957 Reg. Sess. repealedYvonne Kennedy03/29/2011
HB365Sales and use tax, consumer use tax, Internet retailers required to inform Alabama purchasers of duty to pay required state and local sales tax, Revenue Department authorized to amend personal income tax forms to facilitate collection of tax on Internet sales, Secs. 40-23-89, 40-23-90 am'd. (2011-20358)Jamie Ison05/03/2011
HB363Property loss, statute of limitations to recover damages required to be commenced within two years from date of loss, Sec. 6-2-38 am'd.Yvonne Kennedy03/29/2011
HB361Motor vehicles, driving under the influence, penalties to include mandatory use of ignition interlock device under certain conditions, Forensic Sciences Department to approve devices, Public Safety Department to issue restricted driver's license, fee, provisions for indigent defendants, Sec. 32-5A-191.4 added; Sec. 32-5A-191 am'd.Merika Coleman06/02/2011Signed
HB362Bisphenol A, manufacture, sale, and distribution of children's new reusable food or beverage containers containing, prohibited, penaltiesRandy Davis03/29/2011
HB359Lee Co., constable, office abolishedDuwayne Bridges06/02/2011
HB360Pharmacies, records, audit, minimum and uniform standards established, procedures, appeals, Pharmacy Audit Integrity ActRon Johnson03/29/2011
HB357Lee Co., coroner, vehicle allowance provided for, Act 2001-638, 2001 Reg. Sess. am'd.Duwayne Bridges06/02/2011
HB358Lee Co., sheriff, authorized to sell certain abandoned, unclaimed, or stolen firearms, Act 98-577, 1998 Reg. Sess. am'd.Duwayne Bridges06/02/2011
HB355Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Commission, established to develop, implement, and administer programs for compliance with federal Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Agreement (2011-20802)Mike Hill06/02/2011Signed
HB356Individual Development Account Program, established in Human Resources Department, created for individuals with low incomeMike Ball06/01/2011
HB353Improvement districts, additional powers, notice of hearing not required if held during regular meeting, assessment fees on lands included, nonpayment of fees, remedies, bonds, Alabama Improvement District Act amended, Sec. 11-99A-52 added; Secs. 11-99A-2, 11-99A-3, 11-99A-4, 11-99A-6, 11-99A-8, 11-99A-9, 11-99A-11, 11-99A-12, 11-99A-13, 11-99A-15, 11-99A-19, 11-99A-21, 11-99A-36, 11-99A-42, 11-99A-43 am'd.; Secs. 11-99A-17, 11-99A-30 repealedMike Hill06/01/2011
HB354Income tax, motor vehicles, purchase of any qualified plug-in electric drive vehicle, annual sales tax credit authorized for amount of sales tax paid, not to exceed certain amount, definitionsGreg Wren03/29/2011
HB351Adverse possession by statute repealed after October 1, 2011, adverse possession by common law doctrine abolished, Sec. 6-5-200 am'd.Richard J. Laird03/29/2011
HB352Chattahoochee Humane Society, exempt from state, county, and municipal ad valorem and sales and use taxRichard J. Laird03/29/2011
HB349Housing Trust Fund and Housing Trust Fund Advisory Committee, established to provide housing opportunities for low to moderate income households, members, duties, Economic and Community Affairs Department to administer, Affordable Housing ActPatricia Todd04/19/2011
HB350Child support, failure to pay, courts authorized to fine and imprison for contempt, Sec. 12-11-30 am'd.Patricia Todd06/01/2011
HB347Corporate income tax, net operating loss may be carried forward and allowed as a deduction only by the corporation that sustained the loss, Sec. 40-18-35.1 am'd.Artis McCampbell03/24/2011
HB348Grandparents, definition to include parent of a parent of a minor child, including an adopted child, visitation with minor child, considerations of court in determining best interests of child, Sec. 30-3-4.1 am'd.Harry Shiver06/02/2011Signed
HB346Beverages, soda water or soft drinks, removal or tampering with product code, containers deemed misbranded, Sec. 20-1-25.1 addedHarry Shiver03/24/2011
HB344Controlled substances, quantity thresholds revised, recommended dosages established by State Board of Health, recognized, criminal violations related to marijuana, quantity thresholds revised, State Board of Health authorized to establish monthly therapeutic dosages, Secs. 13A-12-214.1, 13A-12-214.2 added; Secs. 13A-12-211, 13A-12-212, 13A-12-213, 13A-12-214, 13A-12-231, 20-2-20 am'd.Mac McCutcheon03/24/2011
HB345Entertainment Industry Incentive Act of 2009, qualified production companies, tax rebates further provided for, tax exemptions limited to state portion of sales, use, and lodging tax, Secs. 41-7A-43, 41-7A-45 am'd.Richard Lindsey03/24/2011
HB342Transportation Department, required to design more complete public roads that enable safe access for all users, report of best practices utilized, required, Sec. 23-1-40.1 addedThad McClammy03/24/2011
HB343Real property, mortgages, foreclosures, redemption limited for property other than agriculture and forestry property, reduced, Sec. 6-5-248 am'd.Steve Clouse06/01/2011
HB340Judges, circuit and district, nonpartisan election, filing fee, Secs. 17-6-20, 17-6-24, 17-6-25, 17-13-8 am'd.Charles O. Newton03/24/2011
HB341Recreational vehicles, franchise agreements by dealers and manufacturers and distributors, designated area of sales responsibility required, procedures for termination, cancellations, non-renewal, or alteration of agreements specified, repurchase of inventory, warranty service agreements, Motor Vehicle Franchise Act not to apply to any recreational vehicle manufacturer and dealer agreement, Sec. 8-20-2 am'd.Johnny Mack Morrow05/03/2011
HB339State parks, State Park Revolving Fund, separate operating fund for each park, established, percentage of gross revenues from each park deposited into fund annually, expenditure of local park funds determined by board comprised of park manager, citizen appointed by legislative delegation, and member of legislative delegation, Sec. 9-2-107 am'd.Victor Gaston03/24/2011
HB338Counties and municipalities authorized to establish public authority for promoting tourism, members, duties, powersJim Barton03/24/2011
HB336Ad valorem tax, personal property, county commission authorized to contract with third parties to provide noncompliance detection of certain property not assessed, procedures, fees, Sec. 40-5-34.1 addedJack Williams03/24/2011
HB337Initiative, constitutional amendments, proposed by people, authorized, Legislature may offer alternate proposal, const. amend.Mike Ball03/24/2011
HB334Employees' Retirement System, Teachers' Retirement System, or Judicial Retirement Fund, certain active or retired members, forfeiture of employer-paid portion and interest thereon of retirement benefits upon conviction of certain felony offenses, immunity from civil or criminal liability for retirement systems officers and employees for certain actions taken, reimbursement to employer for costs of illegal activityJoe Hubbard06/01/2011
HB335Children, deaf or blind, county or municipality authorized to place warning signs on residential roads or streetsJoe Hubbard06/02/2011Signed
HB332University of South Alabama, board of trustees, authorized to participate in meetings by telephone or video conference under certain conditionsYvonne Kennedy05/04/2011
HB333Live saltwater bait license, regulation of shrimping areas for bait and the number of shrimp baskets licensee may have in his or her possession, license fees increased, expiration of licenses, regulation of bull minnow traps, Secs. 9-12-54.1, 9-12-54.2, 9-12-54.3, 9-12-54.4 am'd.Randy Davis06/02/2011Signed
HB330Property insurance, hurricane deductible only applied on damages from named hurricane or tropical storm, certain personal lines insurance policies to offer voluntary buy-back provision, penaltiesRandy Davis03/24/2011
HB331Alabama Association of Volunteer Fire Departments, certain county volunteer fire associations, Alabama Association of Rescue Squads, Inc., member rescue squads, county volunteer rescue associations, and local fire districts, exempt from state, county, and municipal sales and use tax and ad valorem tax, exceptionRichard J. Laird05/25/2011
HB328Landlord Tenant Act, unenforceable provisions in a rental agreement, access to rental property by a landlord for repairs, a landlord's remedy for abandonment of rental property by a tenant, and a landlord's action for eviction, further provided for, Secs. 35-9A-163, 35-9A-303, 35-9A-423, 35-9A-461 am'd.Mike Hill03/24/2011
HB329Baldwin County Board of Education, supplemental appropriation for fiscal year ending September 30, 2011, to partially offset the adverse economic impact caused by the Deep Water Horizon oil spillRandy Davis03/24/2011
HB326Psychology, Alabama Board of Examiners in, duties, membership, powers, licensure requirements and procedures, fees, continuation of powers and obligations of board under prior law, Psychology Licensure Act, Secs. 34-26A-1 to 34-26A-6, inclusive, 34-26A-20, 34-26A-21, 34-26A-40 to 34-26A-56, inclusive, 34-26A-60 to 34-26A-66, inclusive, added; Secs. 34-26-1 to 34-26-3, inclusive, 34-26-20 to 34-26-22, inclusive, 34-26-40 to 34-26-48, inclisive, 34-26-60 to 34-26-66, inclusive, repealedPaul DeMarco03/24/2011
HB327Insurance Department, casualty insurance companies, capital requirements required, subject to certain action level events, Secs. 27-2B-2, 27-2B-3, 27-2B-4 am'd.Mike Hill06/01/2011
HB324Ad valorem tax, Class II and Class III property, reappraisal every four years, Sec. 40-7-60 am'd.Jeremy Oden03/24/2011
HB325Schools, public and private, physical education program, requirements specified, Sec. 16-40-1 am'd.Jim McClendon03/24/2011
HB322Education, local boards of education authorized to issue interest-bearing warrants for educational purposes, State Superintendent of Education to approve, warrants to be sold at public or private sale, warrants and interest are tax exemptGreg Wren06/01/2011
HB323Private Investigation Board, established, members, terms, powers, vacancies, private investigators, licensure and regulation, subject to Administrative Procedure Act, civil and criminal penalties, Private Investigators Licensing and Regulatory ActJim McClendon06/01/2011
HB320Conservation and Natural Resources Department, gill net permits, voluntary buyback program, established, surcharge on saltwater fishing licenses, authorized, Secs. 9-12-232, 9-12-233, 9-12-234 am'd.Victor Gaston06/01/2011
HB321Schools, courses of instruction, definitions of profit and nonprofit clarified, additional nonprofit schools authorized to apply for exemption from licensure, Secs. 16-46-1, 16-46-3 am'd. (2011-20416)Randy Davis05/24/2011Signed
HB318Home Medical Equipment Services Providers, Board of, name changed to Home Medical Equipment, Board of, duties revised, licensure and regulation, disciplinary hearings, administrative fines, injunctions, penalties, Secs. 34-14C-1, 34-14C-2, 34-14C-4, 34-14C-4.1, 34-14C-6, 34-14C-8 am'd.; Act 2010-148, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Jim McClendon06/01/2011
HB319Death penalty, moratorium on imposition and execution not to exceed three years, procedure for administeringMerika Coleman03/22/2011
HB316Child custody, parenting plan required, requirements, shared parenting unless parent found not fit by court, appellate review, Children's Family Act, Sec. 30-3-158 added; Secs. 30-3-150 to 30-3-155, inclusive, 30-3-157 am'd.; Secs. 30-3-1, 30-3-2, repealedJeremy Oden03/22/2011
HB317Court Reporting, Board of, members, compensation eliminated, requirement for annual report to Governor and Secretary of State eliminated, written knowledge exam, entities that may administer added, education requirements changed, grandfathering deadline added, temporary license further provided for, certain fees authorized, Secs. 34-8B-4, 34-8B-5, 34-8B-10, 34-8B-14, 34-8B-15, 34-8B-17 am'd.Jim McClendon05/31/2011
HB314Teacher tenure, procedure for contract cancellation by a teacher redefined, procedure for reemployment of teachers clarified, Secs. 16-24-11, 16-24-12 am'd.Chad Fincher06/01/2011
HB315Mobile Co., dangerous dogs, procedures for declaring dog dangerous or a nuisance in unincorporated areas of county, registration requirement, penalties, Act 2008-127, 2008 Reg. Sess. repealedChad Fincher06/01/2011
HB312E-911 services, Statewide 911 Board, established to replace Commercial Mobile Radio Service Board, service charge, collection by board, deposit into E-911 Fund, distrib. to local E-911 districts for implementing Enhanced E-911, procedures and requirements for districts, Secs. 11-98-4.1, 11-98-12 added; Secs. 11-98-1, 11-98-2, 11-98-4, 11-98-5, 11-98-5.1, 11-98-6, 11-98-7, 11-98-8, 11-98-9 am'd.; Sec. 11-98-7.1 repealedMike Millican06/01/2011
HB313Consumer credit reports, security freezes, procedure for placing, removing, and temporarily lifting, fees, notice, finesMike Millican05/05/2011
HB310Massage Therapy, Board of, massage therapists further regulated, penalties increased, Secs. 34-43-3, 34-43-5, 34-43-6, 34-43-7, 34-43-9, 34-43-10, 34-43-11, 34-43-12, 34-43-14, 34-43-15, 34-43-17, 34-43-20, 34-43-21 am'd.Joe Hubbard06/01/2011
HB311Class 3 municipalities, tax sale properties acquired from State Land Commissioner, procedure to quiet title in lieu of procedures in Title 40, Chapter 10, Code of Alabama 1975Mac McCutcheon06/01/2011
HB308Elevator Safety Review Board, administration by Labor Department, funds, use for operation of Labor Department, Sec. 25-13-6 am'd.; Act 2010-597, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Jeremy Oden06/02/2011Signed
HB309General Contractors, State Licensing Board for, fees authorized for licensee to increase bid limit, change classification, request reciprocal license, inactive status provided for, subcontractor not required to take exam before licensed, distrib. of fees to certain institutions of higher education, Secs. 34-8-2, 34-8-7, 34-8-28 am'd.Jack Williams06/01/2011
HB306Insurance adjusters, licensing and regulation by Insurance Department, Secs. 27-9A-1 to 27-9A-18, inclusive, added; Sec. 27-4-2 am'd.; Secs. 27-9-1 to 29-9-8, inclusive, repealedGregory Canfield04/28/2011
HB307Motor vehicles, school bus operation, handheld cell phone or handheld wireless communication device, use while driving prohibited, exceptions, penaltiesJoe Hubbard03/22/2011
HB304Unemployment compensation, fraudulent misrepresentation claims, 52-week disqualification until overpayment paid in cash, federal and state income intercepts used to satisfy overpayment deemed cash payments, interest on unpaid overpayment balances, Sec. 25-4-145 am'd.Gregory Canfield06/01/2011
HB305Unemployment compensation, special assessments used to fund Employment Security Enhancement Fund, expiration date extended, Secs. 25-4-40.1, 25-4-54 am'd.; Act 2010-505, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Gregory Canfield06/02/2011Signed
HB303Drugs, prescription, exempt from business license tax based on gross receipts, Sec. 40-23-4.1 am'd.Ron Johnson06/01/2011
HB301Income tax, taxpayer who is part of unitary business, Revenue Commissioner authorized to require additional information in alternative reporting format, Secs. 40-2A-17, 40-18-1 am'd.Richard Lindsey03/22/2011
HB302Oil and gas, taxation, depletion allowance altered, limited to federal depletion allowance, Sec. 40-18-35 am'd.Richard Lindsey03/29/2011
HB299Corporate income tax, taxable income to include any amounts in excess of federal domestic production activities deduction, Sec. 40-18-34 am'd.Richard Lindsey03/22/2011
HB300Corporate income tax, taxable income to include any amounts in excess of federal domestic production activities deduction, Sec. 40-18-34 am'd.Richard Lindsey03/22/2011
HB297Children, subsidized adoption, subsidy payments provided for, termination of payments, annual reporting and hearing procedures, definitions, Secs. 26-10-22, 26-10-24, 26-10-25, 26-10-26, 26-10-29 am'd.Jack Williams06/02/2011Signed
HB298Alabama Development Office and Director of Development changed to Commerce Department and Secretary of Commerce, assistant secretaries of commerce, employment of certain persons outside of Merit System, authorized, Secs. 41-9-201, 41-9-202, 41-9-202.1, 41-9-203, 41-9-204 am'd. (2011-20679)Jeremy Oden05/03/2011
HB295Catastrophe savings account, established, to cover insurance deductibles and other uninsured portions of risks of loss to owners of residential property owners from windstorm events, income tax credit for deposits made to accountRandy Davis03/22/2011
HB296Coastal area properties, income tax credit the lessor of 25 percent of costs or $1,500 for retrofit improvements to homes to help withstand hurricane and windstorm damagesRandy Davis03/22/2011
HB294Certificates of need (CON), applications, procedure for granting or denying, process of contested cases streamlined, direct appeal to Court of Civil Appeals, monetary limits on costs and administrative law judge fees, Sec. 22-21-275 am'd.Mary Sue McClurkin05/05/2011
HB292Homeowners insurance, rate filings and related actuarial information for homeowners property insurance coverage in Alabama are public record, review available in office of Insurance Commissioner and via Insurance Department Internet websiteRandy Davis03/22/2011
HB293Homeowners insurance, counties contiguous to Mobile Bay and Gulf of Mexico, credits against insurance premium taxes for private property carriers who write coverage in Zones 1, 2, 3, and 4, geographic areas covered by Alabama Insurance Underwriting AssociationRandy Davis03/22/2011
HB290School attendance, prior notice of prosecution for nonattendance requirement deleted, distribution and verification of receipt of school and state attendance policy required, Sec. 16-28-16 am'd.Thad McClammy03/22/2011
HB291Alabaster Sports and Entertainment Foundation, exempt from state, county, and municipal sales and use taxMike Hill03/22/2011
HB288Monroe Co., county revenue commissioner, property tax paid through Internet, convenience fee per transaction authorizedHarry Shiver05/03/2011Signed
HB289Monroe Co., motor vehicles, license tag renewal paid through Internet or by mail, convenience fee or mailing fee per transaction authorizedHarry Shiver05/03/2011Signed
HB286Conservation and Natural Resources Department, Advisory Board, appointment of two additional members who are commercial fisherman, nominated by Organized Seafood Association of Alabama, Inc., Sec. 9-2-14 am'd.Richard J. Laird03/22/2011
HB287Monroe Co., sheriff, service of process, fee, distrib. to county commission for law enforcement purposesHarry Shiver05/03/2011Signed
HB284Sales and use tax, governmental entities that are tax exempt, construction projects, certain contractors and subcontractors to be granted certificates of exemption by Revenue Department to purchase materialsRandy Wood03/22/2011
HB285Salvage vehicles, secondary metals recyclers may acquire without title under certain conditions, statement of ownership, value, and identifying characterists required, lien verification system provided by Revenue Department, penalties, Sec. 32-8-87 am'd.; Act 2010-748, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Randy Wood03/22/2011
HB282Jackson Co. and DeKalb Co., Industrial Development Authority, established to promote property near Northeast Alabama Community College, members, Act 2010-728, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.John Robinson05/03/2011Signed
HB283Industrial parks, county commission required to use judicial process to enforce restrictions on use of land and to abolish or remove portion of territory under certain conditions, Secs. 11-23-4, 11-23-7 am'd.Duwayne Bridges06/01/2011
HB280Foley, corp. limits alt.Randy Davis05/03/2011Signed
HB281Alcoholic beverages, municipal option elections, municipality authorized to schedule wet-dry classification option election at any time after petition is filed, Sec. 28-2A-1 am'd.Randy Davis06/01/2011
HB278Real estate, sale for nonpayment of taxes, property to be sold clarified, advertising costs included in expenses of sale, Sec. 40-10-16 am'd.Randy Davis06/01/2011
HB279Harrassing communication, crime of, lewd or obscene language, crime made a Class C felony if defendant 25 or over and victim 15 or under, Sec. 13A-11-8 am'd.Randy Davis03/22/2011
HB277Property sold for taxes, excess amount paid at redemption to be held in escrow in county treasury, Sec. 40-10-28 am'd.Randy Davis06/01/2011
HB275Industrial Development Authority, Director of Alabama Development Office substituted as a member for Director of Industrial Development Advisory Board, Secs. 41-10-22, 41-10-25 am'd.Richard J. Laird03/22/2011
HB276Foley, corp. limits alt.Randy Davis05/03/2011Signed
HB273Employment, hiring practices, discrimination based on gender identity or sexual orientation against state employees and teachers, prohibitedPatricia Todd03/22/2011
HB274Cigarettes, tax increased, Sec. 40-25-2 am'd.Patricia Todd03/22/2011
HB271Insurance Department, required to collect information from insurance companies on homeowners insurance policies and premiums by counties and zip code and post aggregate information on website, penalties for insurance companies not in compliance, Property Insurance Clarity ActRandy Davis03/22/2011
HB272Homeowners insurance, homeowner policyholders provided certain information and rights regarding homeowners policies, violations under Unfair Trade Practices Act, Homeowners Bill of Rights ActJames E. Buskey03/22/2011
HB269Solicitor's fee, distrib. of portion to municipal court clerk in certain cases; to provide for a solicitor's fee in civil cases in circuit and district courts, distrib. to circuit clerk and district attorney, Sec. 12-19-182 am'd.; Act 2010-438, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Mike Hill03/22/2011
HB270Homeowners insurance, carriers required to disclose actual costs of each item of coverage in annual renewal policy package, both as cost per $1,000 coverage and actual cost of each item of coverage, Homeowner's Insurance Cost Transparency ActJames E. Buskey03/22/2011
HB267Title insurers, closing or settlement insurance for settlement agents, issuance authorized, Sec. 27-3-6.1 addedMike Hill06/02/2011Signed
HB268Legal notices, electronic publication of legal notices on Internet websites, authorized, statewide website, Secs. 6-8-60, 6-8-62, 6-8-64 am'd.Mike Hill03/22/2011
HB265Public education employees and law enforcement officers, offenses committed in the line of duty, arrest warrants, procedures for arrestLaura Hall03/22/2011
HB266Beer, cider, and wine, homebrewing by adult persons for personal use authorized without taxation or licensureLaura Hall04/26/2011
HB263Public School and College Authority, bonds authorized by Act 99-348, 1999 Reg. Sess. and Act 2002-240, 2002 Reg. Sess., certain unused proceeds, premium income, and investment income of bonds, expenditure for additional public education purposes and administrative costs authorizedMike Hill04/21/2011
HB264Court-ordered restitution, victim compensation assessments, fines, collection fee paid first out of funds collected, Sec. 12-17-225.4 am'd.Mike Hill06/01/2011
HB261Capital offenses, sex crimes, certain against children included, sentencing to life imprisonment without parole, Sec. 13A-5-6 am'd. (2011-20458)Steve Hurst06/02/2011Signed
HB262Corrections Department, prison industries, sale of products further provided for, operation of joint venture with private businesses, authorized, Secs. 14-7-7, 14-7-22 am'd.Randy Davis06/02/2011
HB260Criminal sex offenders over age 21, sex offenses against child 12 years of age or younger, surgical castration required prior to release from custody of Corrections DepartmentSteve Hurst03/22/2011
HB257Certificates of need (CON), contested cases and fair hearings, direct appeal to Court of Civil Appeals, monetary limits on costs, procedures for processing cases, Sec. 22-21-275 am'd.Jim McClendon03/22/2011
HB258Class action lawsuits filed in Alabama, plan for undistributed funds to be distributed to Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Department if class members cannot be located, or if distribution to class is not economically feasible, or if class members do not make a claim to the class fundsMike Ball03/22/2011
HB259Alabama Criminal Justice Information Center Commission and the Alabama Criminal Justice Information Center, members, operation, powers, duties, fees, information relating to homeland security, crime of misuse of ACJIC information established, Statistical Analysis Center established, National Crime Prevention and Privacy Compact ratified and implemented, Secs. 41-9-590, 41-9-591, 41-9-592, 41-9-594, 41-9-595, 41-9-597, 41-9-600, 41-9-601, 41-9-621, 41-9-622, 41-9-623, 41-9-625, 41-9-630 am'd.Greg Wren06/01/2011
HB256Motor vehicles, dealer license plates, number and use limited, transit plates provided for, Sec. 40-12-264 am'd.Ron Johnson06/02/2011Signed
HB255Prosthetics and Orthotics Act, terms redefined, licensure or registration, application requirements, duties of board updated, maximum fees exceeded under certain conditions, Secs. 34-25A-3, 34-25A-5, 34-25A-7, 34-25A-12 am'd.; Act 2010-145, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Ron Johnson06/02/2011Signed
HB253Ethics, public officers and employees and family members, clarification that prohibited offer, gift, solicitation, or receipt of anything pursuant to Section 36-25-7, Code of Alabama 1975, must be for corruptly influencing official action, Sec. 36-25-7 am'd.; Act 2010-764, 2010 1st Sp. Sess. am'd.Paul Beckman06/01/2011
HB254Court costs in circuit and district courts, personal service of more than one defendant, fee increased, distrib. to county general fund, Peace Officers' Annuity and Benefit Fund, District Attorney Solicitor's Fund, and Forensic Sciences Department, Sec. 12-19-73 am'd.Ron Johnson06/01/2011
HB251Small Business Protection Act, established, product liability action for relief against sellers that are not manufacturers, prohibitedK.L. Brown06/01/2011
HB252Legislature authorized to vote to increase or decrease their compensation, or establish a Legislative Compensation Commission, members, terms, quadrennial recommendations for the total compensation to be paid to members of Legislature, Amendment 57, (Sections 48.01 and 49, Recompiled Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended) am'd.; Sec. 29-1-8 repealed; Act 1196, 1971 Reg. Sess., Act 87-209, 1987 Reg. Sess.; Act 90-490, 1990 Reg. Sess.; Act 91-95, 1991 Reg. Sess.; Act 91-108, 1991 Reg. Sess.; Act 2007-75, 2007 Reg. Sess. repealed, const. amend.Paul Beckman03/22/2011
HB249Industrial Development Authority, requirement that fair market value must be received for transfers of land owned by authority, removed, Sec. 41-10-27 am'd.Alan Harper04/27/2011
HB250Contractors and subcontractors performing highway, road, street repairs, construction, or maintenance work, injuries resulting, liability and responsibility terminated by Transportation Department or county or local government upon acceptance that highway, road, or street project is in substantial compliance with contract documents, plans, and specificationsBarry Moore03/22/2011
HB247Hate crimes, motivated by victim's sexual orientation, additional penalties imposed, Sec. 13A-5-13 am'd.Patricia Todd03/10/2011
HB248Motor carrier, broker, or freight forwarder, fuel surcharges of, certain fuel cost disclosures and fuel cost reimbursements required, false or misleading information prohibited, certain information regarding timber and timber products required, Good Faith and Fair Practices ActMike Millican06/01/2011
HB245Filing a false lien against public officer or employee, crime established, penaltiesCraig Ford03/10/2011
HB246Offshore oil and gas capital payments, distrib. for job creation and retention program for fiscal years September 30, 2013 through September 30, 2017, Governor and Alabama Development Office to determine how funds in each congressional district will be utilized, no funds to be used for highway infrastructure, const. amend.Craig Ford03/10/2011
HB243Alabama Firefighters Annuity and Benefit Fund, income tax refund check-off for a contribution to, provided, Sec. 40-18-140 am'd.Randy Davis06/02/2011Signed
HB244Assault in the third degree, if assault is committed by a person 21 years of age or older against a person who is less than 18 years of age on school property, school bus, or at a school-sponsored function, penalties increased, Sec. 13A-6-22 am'd.Merika Coleman03/10/2011
HB242State income tax, federal deduction limited for individual taxpayers, state sales tax on food removed, Amendment 225 (Section 211.04, Recompiled Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended), repealed, const. amend.John F. Knight Jr03/10/2011
HB240Teachers' Retirement System and the Employees' Retirement System, reopened for purchase of prior service credit for service with United States Department of Agriculture Farm Service AgencyRichard J. Laird06/02/2011
HB241Income tax, Alabama resident individuals, gross income includes an owner's entire allocable share of income earned from both in-state and out-of-state sources, Sec. 40-18-14 am'd.John F. Knight Jr03/10/2011
HB238Stalking in the first and second degree, aggravated stalking in the first and second degree, crimes further provided for, Tracy's Law, Secs. 13A-6-90.1, 13A-6-91.1 added; Secs. 13A-6-90, 13A-6-91 am'd.Laura Hall05/31/2011
HB239Civil procedure, admissibility of expert testimony further provided forSteve McMillan03/10/2011
HB236Money judgments not based on a contract action, computation of interest further regulated, Sec. 8-8-10 am'd.Gregory Canfield05/26/2011
HB237Children's Advocacy Programs, appropriation for Children's Advocacy Centers and Alabama Network of Children's Advocacy Centers, Inc., allocation, operations plan and audited financial statement required, quarterly and end-of-year reports requiredJim Barton03/10/2011
HB234Competitive bids, Internet procedures required under certain conditions, Secs. 39-2-2, 41-16-50 am'd.Pebblin W. Warren03/10/2011
HB235Trapping of fur-bearing animals, licensing, use of plastic tags on traps and the requirement that the license number of the owner of a trap be contained on any tag, deleted, Sec. 9-11-59 am'd.Chad Fincher06/01/2011
HB232Port authorities, counties and municipalities, bond issuance, publication of notices regarding, civil actions required to be filed within a certain time thereafter, Sec. 11-94-10 am'd.Bill Poole06/01/2011
HB233Alabama Peace Officers Hall of Fame, board membership, qualifications, terms, diversity, selection of chair each two years, Sec. 41-9-870 am'd. (2011-20315)Ron Johnson05/03/2011
HB230Income tax credit authorized for employers creating jobs, under certain conditions, Full Employment Act, Secs. 40-18-270, 40-18-271, 40-18-272 repealed; Act 2010-557, 2010 Reg. Sess. repealedDexter Grimsley06/02/2011Signed
HB231Solid waste disposal, application, approval by regional planning commission, deemed denied if not approved within certain number of days, Sec. 22-27-48 am'd.Randy Davis03/10/2011
HB228Wrongful Death Act, venue by personal representative of deceased, in county where the suit could be filed if deceased were still living, Sec. 6-5-410 am'd.Paul DeMarco06/01/2011
HB229State Health Planning and Development Agency, contested cases hearings, administrative law judges, employment, procedures and time periods for hearings, Sec. 22-21-275 am'd.Ron Johnson03/10/2011
HB226Student harrassment prevention, definition of harassment expanded to include gender identity or sexual orientation of the student, Sec. 16-28B-3 am'd.Patricia Todd03/10/2011
HB227Products liability actions, use of product to mean entire product, not a component, Sec. 6-5-501 am'd.Ron Johnson03/10/2011
HB224Ethics, public officers and employees, clarification that prohibited offer, gift, solicitation, or receipt of anything pursuant to Section 36-25-7, Code of Alabama 1975, must be for corruptly influencing official action, Sec. 36-25-7 am'd.; Act 2010-764, 2010 1st Sp. Sess. am'd.Laura Hall03/10/2011
HB225Convicted animal abusers, registration with county sheriff required, penalties, sheriff to maintain local registry, Public Safety Department to maintain central registry, public Internet accessPatricia Todd03/10/2011
HB222Boats, including outboard motors and parts, vessel trailer, identification numbers and registration, altering prohibited, penalties including illegal possession, forfeitureSteve Hurst05/05/2011
HB223Supplemental appropriation from Education Trust Fund to Education Department for teachers certified by National Board for Professional Teaching StandardsLaura Hall03/10/2011
HB220Bullet-proof police vests, sale to general public prohibited, penaltiesSteve Hurst03/10/2011
HB221Public Safety Department, Blue Alert System, established, director to oversee, duties to department, director, and law enforcement agencies, notification when suspect wanted for injuring law enforcement officer or if officer is missingSteve Hurst05/03/2011
HB218Criminal penalties, Class D felony classification established, various criminal offenses' penalties altered, various criminal penalties' value element altered, various criminal provisions adjusted to conform to in Class D felony classification, Secs. 13A-4-1, 13A-4-2, 13A-4-3, 13A-5-3, 13A-5-4, 13A-5-6, 13A-5-9, 13A-5-11, 13A-5-13, 13A-7-7, 13A-7-8, 13A-7-21, 13A-7-22, 13A-7-23, 13A-7-25, 13A-8-1, 13A-8-3, 13A-8-4, 13A-8-5, 13A-8-7, 13A-8-8, 13A-8-9, 13A-8-10.1, 13A-8-10.2, 13A-8-10.3, 13A-8-11, 13A-8-17, 13A-8-18, 13A-8-19, 13A-8-23, 13A-8-144, 13A-8-194, 13A-9-2, 13A-9-3, 13A-9-5, 13A-9-6, 13A-9-14, 13A-10-33, 13A-10-39, 13A-10-40, 13A-10-43, 13A-10-44 am'd.Rod Scott03/10/2011
HB219Law enforcement officers, assaults of while performing lawful duty, classified as assault in the second degree, to include off-duty officers employed by a private entity, Sec. 13A-6-21 am'd.; Act 2010-565, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Steve Hurst06/02/2011Signed
HB216Honor and Opportunity Probation with Enforcement (HOPE) programs, established as an offender supervision program to reduce probation violations, legislative findings, reports to Sentencing Commission, Honor and Opportunity Probation with Enforcement ActBill Poole03/10/2011
HB217Medicaid Agency, generic prescription drugs, competitive bid process to establish low price from manufacturers, Medicaid Generic Drug Competition and Savings ActMike Millican03/10/2011
HB214Contracts, state or any political subdivision, use of Davis-Bacon wage provision, prohibitedMac McCutcheon06/01/2011
HB215Pardons and Paroles Board, certain nonviolent offenders incarcerated for certain period of time, early release and mandatory supervision established, persons ineligible, duties of board for successful reentry into community, conditional appropriation for additional personnelBill Poole03/10/2011
HB212Economic development, financial commitments to build or expand in Alabama, written contracts required within certain time period, existing commitments without written contract void after certain period of timeJuandalynn Givan04/27/2011
HB213Firefighters' Personnel Standards and Education Commission, one member to be appointed by Alabama Association of Volunteer Fire Departments, one of Governor's appointees deleted, Sec. 36-32-2 am'd.Richard J. Laird06/01/2011
HB210Motor vehicles, low speed vehicles and mini trucks, licensure, restrictions, safety equipment title not required, Sec. 32-6-59 added; Secs. 32-8-31, 40-12-240 am'd.Mike Millican04/26/2011
HB211Teachers, educational support personnel, and other certified educational employees and student teachers, professional liability insurance, Education Department and Finance Department to purchase or provide by July 1, 2012, rules authorized, Teacher and Education Employee Protection ActAllen Farley06/01/2011
HB209Homeland Security Department, authorized to hire police officers and special agents for enforcement of laws, subject to same benefits, compensation, and standards and training as officers and agents of Public Safety DepartmentChris England06/01/2011
HB207Motor vehicles, taxes and fees, portion authorized for use for public transportation, Amendment 93, as amended by Amendment 354, (Section 111.06, Recompiled Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended) am'd., const. amend.Demetrius C. Newton03/09/2011
HB208Political campaigns, use of digitally altered pictures in negative way, prohibited, Sec. 17-5-16 am'd.Steve Hurst03/09/2011
HB205Fire protection sprinkler systems, State Fire Marshall authorized to issue permits for installation, Secs. 34-33-1, 34-33-2, 34-33-3, 34-33-4, 34-33-5 am'd.Randy Wood03/09/2011
HB206Polling places, proximity of persons to door of building, distance increased, Sec. 17-9-50 am'd.Elwyn Thomas03/09/2011
HB203Public schools, proof of citizenship of any child enrolling in elementary or secondary school, being tutored at home or through a church school, notification of local law enforcement for violations, requiredJay Love03/09/2011
HB204Public contracts, waiver of payment within 30 days prohibited, interest added on any dollar amount approved and unpaid, certification and proof of certification of availability of funds, attorney fees and court costs, Sec. 41-16-3 am'd.Kerry Rich06/01/2011
HB201Firefighters Annuity and Benefit Fund, property and casualty insurance policy, voluntary contribution on policy billing provided forMike Ball03/09/2011
HB202Physical Therapy Practice Act, substantially revised re licensing of physical therapists and physical therapist assistants, Secs. 34-24-190, 34-24-191, 34-24-192, 34-24-193, 34-24-210, 34-24-211, 34-24-212 am'd.; Secs. 34-24-194, 34-24-195, 34-24-196, 34-24-214, 34-24-216, 34-24-217 amended and renumbered; Secs. 34-24-213, 34-24-215 repealed; Secs. 34-24-194, 34-24-195, 34-24-199, 34-24-200, 34-24-215, 34-24-216, 34-24-217, 34-24-218, 34-24-219, 34-24-221 addedPatricia Todd03/09/2011
HB199Circuit courts, civil matters, presiding circuit judge may authorize certain hearings to be held by audio-video telecommunications, requirementsThad McClammy06/01/2011
HB200Schools, special school tax elections, procedures, certain elections to be held in conjunction with general or primary elections, payment of costs, Secs. 16-13-160 to 16-13-162, inclusive, 16-13-164, 16-13-180, 16-13-183 to 16-13-185, inclusive, am'd.; Secs. 16-13-181, 16-13-186 repealedMike Ball03/09/2011
HB197Pesticides and pesticide devices, registration biennially, new fee schedule, Sec. 2-27-9 am'd. (2011-20170)Artis McCampbell06/02/2011Signed
HB198Fertilizers, local ordinance, rule, or regulation pertaining to prohibited, entire subject matter of Agriculture and Industries Department, exceptionArtis McCampbell04/21/2011
HB196Continuous sexual abuse of a child, crime of established, penaltiesJohn Robinson05/25/2011
HB194Public Education Employees' Health Insurance Plan, not subject to Alabama Insurance Code, Sec. 16-25A-5 am'd.Jay Love06/01/2011
HB195Food nutrition labeling, restaurants and vending machines, regulation reserved to the Legislature, not to affect federal regulationsJay Love06/02/2011Signed
HB192Dental services, certain health insurance policies and health maintenance organizations plans, setting fees for services not covered by the plan, prohibitedSteve Hurst03/08/2011
HB193Civil actions, obesity or weight gain, suits prohibited, limited exceptions, Commonsense Consumption ActKerry Rich06/02/2011
HB190Electrical Contractors, Board of, supplemental appropriation from Board of Electrical Contractors Fund in the State Treasury for fiscal year 2010-2011Thomas Jackson03/08/2011
HB191Elections, presidential preference primary, counties where Mardi Gras recognized as county holiday and having special provisions, expenses reimbursable by state, retroactive effect, Sec. 17-16-2 am'd.Yvonne Kennedy04/27/2011
HB188Agricultural tourist attractions, to be defined by rule and approved by Agriculture and Industries Department, application and renewal fees, directional signs under certain conditions (2011-20698)John F. Knight Jr06/02/2011Signed
HB189Engineers and Land Surveyors, State Board of Licensure for Professional, examinations, approval by board, disciplinary penalties and reissuance of revoked licenses, number of board members required, Secs. 34-11-1, 34-11-4, 34-11-5, 34-11-6, 34-11-9, 34-11-11, 34-11-12, 34-11-30, 34-11-31, 34-11-34 am'd.Greg Wren05/24/2011
HB186Sex offenders and violent crime offenders, prohibitions on residency near a long-term facility, notification procedures to Health Department, Senior Services Department, long-term care facility, and its residents under certain conditions, Secs. 15-20-22, 15-20-26 am'd.; Act 2009-558, 2009 Reg. Sess.; Act 2009-619, 2009 Reg. Sess. am'd.Jeremy Oden06/01/2011
HB187Escambia Co., service of process, fee increased, distrib. for law enforcement purposesHarry Shiver05/03/2011Signed
HB184Real property, deeds and other instruments, transfer fee obligations prohibited, enforcement, procedures related to prior transfer fee obligations, Secs. 35-4-431 to 35-4-436, inclusive, addedTodd Greeson05/05/2011Signed
HB185Motor carriers, federal Unified Carrier Registration Act of 2005, responsibility for administration transferred from Public Service Commission to Revenue Department, distrib. of net fees to Public Safety Department, Sec. 37-3-32.1 amended and renumbered as Sec. 40-12-435Barbara Bigsby Boyd03/08/2011
HB182Emergency management, Governor and local emergency management agencies, mutual aid agreements with federally recognized Indian tribes, authorized, Secs. 31-9-6, 31-9-9 am'd.Alan Harper06/02/2011Signed
HB183Education Department required to determine the financial capability of a municipality to sustain a school system before the municipality could establish a city school system, minimum population requirement increased, certain municipalities excepted, Sec. 16-11-1 am'd.Jeremy Oden06/01/2011
HB180Asbestos claims, damages of successor corporations limited to fair market value of total gross assets at time of merger or consolidationJack Williams06/02/2011Signed
HB181Counties, optional home rule powers regarding public safety and health, and land regulation and use, const. amend.Demetrius C. Newton03/08/2011
HB178Health Care Rights of Conscience Act, health care providers, institutions, and payers right to decline to perform services that violate their consciencesJay Love06/01/2011
HB179Ad valorem tax, definition of residential property expanded to include single family dwellings and lots under construction, Sec. 40-8-1 am'd.Mike Hill06/02/2011Signed
HB176Elections, overseas absentee voting, Electronic Overseas Voting Advisory Committee, established to advise whether secure electronic means of voting available, duties of absentee election manager, overseas voter certificate required, Secretary of State to implement rulesRon Johnson04/12/2011
HB177Misdemeanor non-traffic violations, issuance of electronic uniform non-traffic citation and complaint (eUNTCC), summons and complaint process or notice to appear in courtRon Johnson06/01/2011
HB174Anniston, council-manager form of government, investigations by city council or city manager, provisions for repealed, Section 9.03 of Article IX of Act 404, 1953 Regular Session repealed, Sec. 45-8A-23.262 repealed,Barbara Bigsby Boyd03/29/2011
HB175Strangulation or suffocation and aggravated strangulation or suffocation, crimes provided for, penaltiesJohnny Mack Morrow03/08/2011
HB172Veterans' Affairs, State Department of, employees, salaries and expenses, payment from State General Fund further provided for, Sec. 31-5-14 am'd.Duwayne Bridges06/01/2011
HB173Consumer credit reports, security freezes, procedure for placing, removing, and temporarily lifting, fees, notice, finesDuwayne Bridges03/08/2011
HB170Magna Carta, Ten Commandments, Declaration of Independence, Bill of Rights, display of in public school buildings required, Education Department to promulgate rules and regulations, Historic Documents ActDuwayne Bridges03/08/2011
HB171Funerals, disrupting, crime further provided for, distance of protest from property line of funeral facility further provided for, Sec. 13A-11-17 am'd.Duwayne Bridges05/25/2011
HB168Ethics, statement of economic interests, filing, minimum threshold increased, certain employees exempt, Sec. 36-25-14 am'd.Marcel Black06/02/2011
HB169Pardons and Paroles Board, notification of victims, procedures changed, supplying contact information for notification, victims authorized to opt out of notification, Implementation Task Force established for statewide automated victim notification system, Sec. 15-22-36.2 added; Secs. 15-22-23, 15-22-36 am'd.Mike Ball03/08/2011
HB167Municipal judges and magistrates for municipal courts authorized to issue warrant recall fee for failure to appear for municipal ordinance or traffic violation, distrib. to municipal corrections fundJack Williams03/03/2011
HB165Property owners, limited immunity from civil liability in defense of self, others, and property from person unlawfully on property and engaging in criminal conduct, exceptionsJack Williams06/01/2011
HB166National Human Trafficking Resource Center Hotline, posting in lounges and on Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, Public Service Commission, and Industrial Relations Department Internet website, required, penaltiesJack Williams06/01/2011
HB163Marijuana (sic), synthetic cannabinoids, certain additional chemical compounds prohibited, Sec. 13A-12-214.1 am'd.; Act 2010-717, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Allen Farley06/01/2011
HB164Elections, person who is convicted of certain election offense prohibited from serving in certain capacitiesJack Williams06/01/2011
HB161Alcoholic beverages, brewpub licensees authorized to sell beer brewed on-premises to a licensed wholesaler for distribution to retail licensees Secs. 28-4A-2, 28-4A-3, 28-4A-4, 28-4A-6 am'd.Johnny Mack Morrow03/03/2011
HB162Counties, planning commissions, subdivisions in extraterritorial jurisdiction of municipal planning commission, regulated under certain conditions, agreements with municipalities authorized, plats, approval by county engineer further provided for, Secs. 11-52-1, 11-52-30, 11-52-31, 11-52-32, 11-52-33 am'd.; Secs. 11-24-5, 11-52-36 repealedSteve McMillan05/03/2011
HB159Jefferson Co., county manager, county commission required to hire, employment in non-merit (at-will) position, qualifications, term, benefits, duties, filling vacancies, Act 2009-662, 2009 Reg. Sess.; Act 2009-812, 2009 1st Sp. Sess. am'd.Paul DeMarco03/31/2011Signed
HB160Jefferson Co., county employees, certain positions to be employees at-will, transfer from classified to unclassified, return of unclassified employee to classified service, compensation, benefitsOliver Robinson03/31/2011Signed
HB157Human Resources Department, TANF, food stamps, or Medicaid applicants, random tests for substance abuse based on appearance or demeanor implying under influence of controlled substances, required, ineligibility under certain conditions, positive tests not admissible in criminal proceedings, department to administer pursuant to Administrative Procedure ActMicky Hammon03/03/2011
HB158Business licenses, municipality, county, or other political subdivision of this state to use E-verify to determine legal status of person applying for business licenseMike Hill03/03/2011
HB155Judicial system officer or employee, threatening harm or violence against, crime established, death penalty, Secs. 13A-5-40, 13A-5-49 am'd.Joe Hubbard03/03/2011
HB156Contracts between a consumer and a consumer legal funding company, regulated, Consumer Legal Funding ActOliver Robinson03/03/2011
HB153Legislative Compensation Commission, established, members, quadrennial recommendations for the total compensation to be paid to members of Legislature, Amendments 39 and 57, Constitution of Alabama of 1901, am'd.; Section 49, Constitution of Alabama of 1901, repealed; Sec. 29-1-8 repealed; Act 1196, 1971 Reg. Sess., Act 87-209, 1987 Reg. Sess.; Act 90-490, 1990 Reg. Sess.; Act 91-95, 1991 Reg. Sess.; Act 91-108, 1991 Reg. Sess.; Act 2007-75, 2007 Reg. Sess. repealed, const. amend.Charles O. Newton03/03/2011
HB154Graysville, corp. limits alt.Juandalynn Givan03/03/2011
HB152Notaries public, fees for notarizing documents, provision removed, Sec. 36-20-6 repealedCharles O. Newton03/03/2011
HB150Public elementary and secondary schools, start date of academic year, specified, School Start and End Date ActJamie Ison03/03/2011
HB151Fair Campaign Practices Act, campaign finance disclosure reports, monthly reports of contributions and expenditures, Secretary of State to maintain searchable electronic database of election documents, political action committees to include Section 527 organization, disqualification of candidate for noncompliance, Secs. 17-5-2, 17-5-8, 17-5-18 am'd.Alan Harper03/03/2011
HB148Hale Co., ad valorem tax, additional authorized, pursuant to Act 92-565, 1992 Reg. Sess., for new county jail, excess amount collected to be used for law enforcement purposes, continuation of tax collection, retroactive effect, const. amend.Ralph Howard05/24/2011Signed
HB149Smoking, in places of employment and public places, prohibited, State Board of Health to enforce, Alabama Smoke-free Air Act, Secs. 22-15A-1 to 22-15A-10, inclusive, repealedMary Sue McClurkin03/03/2011
HB146Marengo Co., constable, office abolishedArtis McCampbell03/10/2011
HB147Euthanasia of cats and dogs in animal shelters, gas chambers prohibited, delayed effective date, Beckham's Act, Sec. 34-29-131 am'd.Demetrius C. Newton06/01/2011
HB144Sales tax holiday, sales and use tax exemptions, computers, exempted amount increased, Sec. 40-23-210 am'd.Joseph C. Mitchell03/03/2011
HB145Evangel Presbyterian Church of Alabaster, exempt from state, county, and municipal sales and use taxApril Weaver03/03/2011
HB142Counties, sewer system, operating, prohibited from charging any fee to person or entity not connected to the sewer systemMike Hill06/01/2011
HB143Solid waste, application filed with Environmental Management Department for new facility, local governing body approval, deemed denied if not approved within certain number of days, Sec. 22-27-48 am'd.Alan Harper04/19/2011
HB140Education Department required to determine the financial capability of a municipality to sustain a school system before the municipality could establish a city school system, minimum population requirement increased, certain municipalities excepted, Sec. 16-11-1 am'd.Becky Nordgren05/26/2011
HB141Public housing authorities, occupancy agreements, certain regulated by the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development exempt from Alabama Uniform Residential Landlord Tenant Act, Sec. 35-9A-122 am'd.Alan Boothe03/03/2011
HB139Criminal defendants, youthful offender status, persons charged with a crime involving intentional serious physical injury or death not eligible, Sec. 15-19-1 am'd.Arthur Payne05/31/2011
HB137Certificates of need (CON), contested cases and fair hearings, direct appeal to Court of Civil Appeals, monetary limits on costs, procedures for processing cases, Sec. 22-21-275 am'd.Jim McClendon03/03/2011
HB138Pregnant women, umbilical cord blood, education regarding the potential benefits of donations, storage, and use, Umbilical Cord Blood Use ActJay Love03/03/2011
HB135Schools, exercise and recreation facilities, joint use agreements between schools, local governments, and private entities, immunity from liability, legislative findingsHarry Shiver03/03/2011
HB136State parks and certain retail businesses, alcoholic beverages, sale of authorized, referendum, State Park Environmental Protection and Promotion (STEPP) ActMike Ball06/01/2011
HB133Public schools, minimum number of instructional and professional days, Governor authorized to reduce when proration of Education Trust Fund budget declaredJeremy Oden03/03/2011
HB134Drivers' licenses, suspension based on drug convictions, certain drug offenses deleted from law, certification of act by Governor to U. S. Department of Transportation, Sec. 13A-12-291 am'd.Rod Scott03/03/2011
HB131Elections, allowable distance from polling place persons authorized to be, extended, Secs. 11-46-28, 17-9-50 am'd.Lesley Vance03/03/2011
HB132Civil actions against architects, engineers, or builders, statute of repose decreased, Secs. 6-5-221, 6-5-222, 6-5-225, 6-5-227 am'd. (2011-20201)Gregory Canfield04/27/2011
HB129Pardons and Paroles Board, probation and parole officers to provide probationers with periodic compliance incentive status updates, recommendation for unsupervised status for certain probationers under certain conditions, Sec. 15-22-54 am'd.; Act 2010-753, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Chris England03/03/2011
HB130Probation, revocation and suspension, technical violations classified on administrative violations, eligible offender and nonviolent offender defined, Secs. 15-22-54, 15-22-54.1 am'd.; Act 2010-753, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Marcel Black03/03/2011
HB127Coal, excise and privilege tax, termination date extended, tax proceeds further distributed, Sec. 40-13-6, 40-13-8 am'd. (2011-20623)Joseph C. Mitchell06/09/2011
HB128Felony offenders, defendants without prior felony conviction or youthful offender adjudication allowed to apply for special status as first offender under certain conditions, First Time Felony Offender ActChris England03/03/2011
HB126Forever Wild Land Trust, payments into extended 20 yearsPebblin W. Warren05/04/2011
HB124Occupational tax, levy by county or municipality, prohibited, const. amend.Jay Love06/01/2011
HB125Sheriff, employees, immunity, Sec. 14-6-1, 36-22-3 am'd.Jay Love06/01/2011
HB122General fund budget, appropriations for ordinary expenses of executive, legislative, and judicial departmentsJim Barton03/01/2011
HB123Education budget, appropriations for the support, maintenance, and development of public educationJay Love06/09/2011Signed
HB121Public benefits and employment eligibility, use of false, fictitious, or fraudulent document to obtain benefits or to possess for use in obtaining public benefits, crime established, penalties, Human Resources Department to report violations to local district attorney, proof of lawful presence in United States required, Industrial Relations Department, Human Resources Department, and state and local agencies required to use E-Verify for eligibility for welfare benefits and employment, E-verify trainingHarry Shiver03/01/2011
HB119Motor vehicles, law enforcement officer authorized to issue citation if reasonable suspicion that driver was driving a motor vehicle without a proper license, request to see driver's license authorized under certain conditions, Sec. 32-6-9 am'd. (2011-20872)Harry Shiver05/31/2011
HB120Motor vehicles, driving without a license, arresting law enforcement officer required to transport person to nearest magistrate, verification of lawful immigration status, bond required under certain circumstances, Sec. 32-6-9 am'd.Harry Shiver03/01/2011
HB117Class 3 municipalities, organized under Act 618, 1973 Reg. Sess., income tax credit for hiring certain persons under age 19 during school breaks, after school, or on weekendsThad McClammy04/26/2011
HB118Security Regulatory Board, Sunset Law review, continued with modifications, board members required to be citizens of this state, applicants for licensure required to be United States citizens or legally present in the United States, Secs. 34-27C-2, 34-27C-4 am'd. (2011-20329)Howard Sanderford04/21/2011Signed
HB115Animals, fighting dogs, procedures for seizing, disposition process expedited, bond required under certain conditions, forfeiture of dog under certain conditions, Sec. 3-1-29 am'd.Chad Fincher06/02/2011Signed
HB116Motor vehicles, manufacturers in State of Alabama, discounts for sales to employeesThad McClammy03/01/2011
HB113Telephone service, basic, obligation of carrier of last resort, exceptions based on arrangements with alternative carriers by property owner or developer, Sec. 37-2A-8 am'd.Oliver Robinson04/26/2011
HB114Cell phone service, including prepaid, E-911 service charge, decreased, collection on prepaid on each sale, collection provided for, Prepaid Wireless 911 Charge Act, Secs. 11-98A-1 to 11-98A-7, inclusive, added; Sec. 11-98-7 am'd.Oliver Robinson03/01/2011
HB111State Health Planning and Development Agency, appointment of new board, board may adopt rules regarding termination of members for cause, Sec. 22-21-260 am'd.Ron Johnson06/01/2011
HB112Law enforcement officers, death and disability benefits for municipal police officers, state troopers and certain other state law enforcement officers, extended to all law enforcement officers, definition of occupational disease to include cancer, AIDS, and hepatitis, Secs. 36-30-20, 36-30-21, 36-30-22, 36-30-23 am'd.Ron Johnson05/25/2011
HB109Podiatry, practice of, further defined, Sec. 34-24-230 am'd.Ron Johnson03/01/2011
HB110Utility and other underground facilities, One-Call Notification System or Call Before You Dig, all underground facility operators required to be members, responsibility of operators conducting in-house program regarding notifications, further provided for, Sec. 37-15-5 am'd.Ron Johnson06/01/2011
HB108Sports, youth athletes, concussions and head injuries, each sport or recreational organization governing body to develop guidelines regarding medical evaluation, removal from practice or game, written clearance from health care provider to return to play, athletic head injury safety training required (2011-20301)Ron Johnson06/02/2011Signed
HB106Environmental Management Department, civil penalties for violations, certain minimum penalties removed, Sec. 22-22A-5 am'd. (2011-20079)Steve Clouse06/01/2011Signed
HB107Pharmacy, Alabama State Board of, prescription drugs for patients in residential care facilities such as nursing homes and assisted living facilities, repackaging and storing of noncontrolled legend drugs, board may provide by ruleRon Johnson04/14/2011
HB104Underwater Cultural Resources Act, definition of cultural resources amended to specify articles associated with shipwrecks, artifacts defined, recovery of abandoned artifacts not cultural resources in certain locations authorized, Secs. 41-9-291, 41-9-292 am'd. (2011-20030)Randy Davis04/26/2011
HB105Motor vehicles, licensing and registration of trucks and truck tractors, motor vehicle wreckers (tow trucks), licensing and registration based on gross vehicle weight not to include vehicle towed, Sec. 40-12-248 am'd.Marcel Black06/02/2011Signed
HB102Motor vehicles, text messaging or operating a handheld wireless telecommunication device while operating a motor vehicle on public street, road, or highway prohibited, penalties, law enforcement agencies to report statistical information to Public Safety Department and Attorney GeneralRandy Davis06/02/2011
HB103Ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, and phenylpropanolamine, State Board of Health required to classify as controlled substances, exemptions, removed from list of precursor chemicals maintained by State Board of Pharmacy, Secs. 20-2-20, 20-2-181 am'd.Mike Ball03/01/2011
HB100Motor vehicles, driver without liability insurance and with suspended or revoked license or who has never been issued a driver's license, impoundment of motor vehicle authorized under certain conditions, procedures, civil penalties, sale of vehicle, proceeds to law enforcementTodd Greeson03/01/2011
HB101Electrical contractors, renewal of licenses, person licensed by Board of Electrical Contractors on or before June 30, 2010, exam not required, Sec. 34-36-16 am'd.; Act 2010-540, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Jeremy Oden03/01/2011
HB98Term limits, members of Senate and House of Representatives limited to three consecutive full terms, const. amend.Kerry Rich03/01/2011
HB99Unauthorized aliens, employment prohibited, certain businesses reguired to verify employment eligibility of all employees through federal E-verify program, penaltiesTodd Greeson03/01/2011
HB96Small businesses certified under federal HUBZone program given preferred vendor status under competitive bid law, Sec. 41-16-20 am'd.Thad McClammy06/01/2011
HB97Grandparent visitation, one petition per grandparent per 24-month period, parent authorized to petition for amendment or revocation once in 24-month period with respect to each petition awarding visitation, Sec. 30-3-4.1 am'd.Victor Gaston06/02/2011Signed
HB94School District Consolidation, Permanent Committee on, established, members, duties, annual report to LegislatureThad McClammy06/01/2011
HB95Competitive bids, contracts awarded to preferred vendors under certain conditions, Sec. 41-16-20 am'd.Thad McClammy03/01/2011
HB92Veterans' Affairs, State Department of, veterans organizations making nominations, Alabama Alliance of the Military Officers Association of America, Inc., added to nominating organizations, Sec. 31-5-3 am'd.Mac McCutcheon06/01/2011
HB93District attorneys, investigators, appointment authorized, duties, powers and authority of other law enforcement officersMike Hill06/02/2011Signed
HB91Controlled substances, Schedule I, cathinone compounds, included and subject to regulation and penalties, duties to State Board of HealthVictor Gaston06/01/2011
HB89Ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, and phenylpropanolamine, State Board of Health required to classify as controlled substances, exemptions, removed from list of precursor chemicals maintained by State Board of Pharmacy, Secs. 20-2-20, 20-2-181 am'd.Mike Millican06/01/2011
HB90Residency, declaration by persons outside the state on military duty, mission assignment, etc., filing with judge of probate, not effective for election purposesSteve Hurst06/02/2011
HB88Funeral Service, Board of, substantially revised relating to board and operation of funeral establishments and mortuary service, application, renewal, and inspection fees increased, fines for violations increased, Secs. 34-13-1, 34-13-7, 34-13-9, 34-13-11, 34-13-12, 34-13-20, 34-13-22, 34-13-23, 34-13-26, 34-13-50, 34-13-51, 34-13-52, 34-13-53, 34-13-55, 34-13-56, 34-13-70, 34-13-72, 34-13-73, 34-13-74, 34-13-90, 34-13-94, 34-13-111, 34-13-113, 34-13-114, 34-13-115, 34-13-116, 34-13-120, 34-13-130 am'd.; Secs. 34-13-28, 34-13-150, 34-13-151, 34-13-152 repealed (2011-20127)Mike Hill05/25/2011
HB86Alcoholic beverages, brewpubs, sale of beer manufactured or brewed by the brewpub in original, unopened keg or barrel containers to certain licensed wholesalers, authorized, distribution and resale by licensed wholesalers to retail licensees, authorized, purchase of beer brewed by other manufacturers in original, unopened containers from any licensed wholesaler for resale of the beer by the brewpub for consumption on its premises, authorized, Secs. 28-4A-2, 28-4A-3, 28-4A-4 am'd.Joe Hubbard06/01/2011
HB87Seatbelts, failure to wear, citations authorized for safety belt violations if person stopped and arrested by law enforcement officer for separate violation, Sec. 32-5B-6.1 addedJohnny Mack Morrow03/01/2011
HB84Energy and Residential Codes Board, members, Building Commission Director added, Sec. 41-23-82 am'd.Greg Wren04/21/2011
HB85Unemployment compensation, benefits for active duty military dependent spouses who quit work in order to relocate due to spouse's change of station orders, activation orders, or unit deployment orders, authorized, Sec. 25-4-78 am'd.Greg Wren05/25/2011
HB83Electronic Security Board of Licensure, camera systems including digital video recorders that do not trigger an alarm to the police department or alarm monitoring company, business or person selling or installing exempt from licensure, Sec. 34-1A-6 am'd.Greg Wren03/01/2011
HB81Foundation Program, combining of fractional teacher units to make whole units authorized, units not combined to be used for salaries and benefits, Sec. 16-13-232 am'd.; Act 2010-556, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Greg Wren05/05/2011
HB82Public School Fund, local boards of education authorized to use certain monies for debt payments and insurance on public school facilities, Sec. 16-13-234 am'd.Greg Wren04/14/2011
HB80Landlord-tenant, rental agreement, tenant to pay certain attorney's fees under certain conditions, Sec. 35-9A-163 am'd.Greg Wren06/01/2011
HB78Life insurance death benefits, Beneficiaries' Bill of Rights, established, disclosure, transparency, and accountability in paymentsGregory Canfield03/01/2011
HB79Insurance companies, insureds 60 years of age or older or who have terminal or chronic illness required to be notified of options regarding life insurance policy in lieu of allowing policy to lapse, civil penalties, Life Insurance Consumer Disclosure ActGregory Canfield03/01/2011
HB76Surplus Lines Insurance Multi-State Compliance Compact Commission, established, Surplus Lines Insurance Multi-State Compliance Compact ActGregory Canfield06/02/2011Signed
HB77Insurance Department, commissioner to collect market conduct annual statement data for analysis purposes, procedures, confidentiality, Market Conduct Annual Statement ActGregory Canfield03/01/2011
HB74Cockfighting, penalties increased, presence at cockfights, penalties, confiscation procedures, terms defined, reporting procedures, Secs. 13A-12-4.1, 13A-12-4.2 added; Sec. 13A-12-4 am'd.Jim Barton06/01/2011
HB75Interstate Insurance Product Regulation Compact, adoptedGregory Canfield06/02/2011Signed
HB72Daleville, alcoholic beverages, sale of draft or keg beer or malt beverages authorized, referendumSteve Clouse04/07/2011Signed
HB73Ozark, alcoholic beverages, sale of draft or keg beer or malt beverages, authorized, referendum, Act 2008-423, 2008 Reg. Sess. repealedSteve Clouse04/07/2011Signed
HB71Municipal public housing authorities, exercise of power of eminent domain with approval of municipal council, Sec. 24-1-28 am'd. (2011-20195)Mike Ball05/03/2011
HB69Municipalities, mayors, serving on council or not after certain change in population after federal census, public hearing, petition and referendum, Sec. 11-43-2 am'd.Steve McMillan06/01/2011
HB70Municipal public housing authorities in certain Class 3 municipalities, purchase of real property authorized only for public housing purposes after notice to certain surrounding property owners, Secs. 24-1-28 am'd.Mike Ball05/05/2011
HB67Legislature, vote required to override gubernatorial veto, increased, Section 125 (Section 125, Recompiled Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended) am'd., const. amend.Joe Hubbard06/01/2011
HB68Federal cap and trade regulations, goods produced and distributed only in Alabama (intrastate), exempt from cap and trade regulationsMicky Hammon03/01/2011
HB65Elections, computerized statewide voter registration list, residential address of domestic violence victims omitted, Secs. 11-46-36, 11-46-107, 17-4-33, 17-9-15 am'd.; Act 2010-537, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Mike Hill05/25/2011
HB66Northport, alcoholic beverages, Sunday sales authorized under certain conditions, referendumAlan Harper04/07/2011Signed
HB64Elections, right of individuals to vote by secret ballot for public office, referenda, employee representation, guaranteed, Amendment 579 (Section 177, Recompiled Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended), am'd., const. amend.Gregory Canfield06/09/2011Signed
HB62Ethics Commission, annual appropriation to be certain percentage of General Fund Appropriations Act, reduction only by approval of House and SenateGregory Canfield05/05/2011Signed
HB63Elections, photo identification required to register to vote, Secretary of State required to issue identification cards to persons without photo identification at no cost, Sec. 17-9-30 am'd.; Act 2010-687, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd.Gregory Canfield03/01/2011
HB61Income tax, qualifying employers and qualifying employees authorized tax deductions for 100 percent of amounts paid for health insurance premiums, Sec. 40-18-15.3 am'd.Gregory Canfield04/14/2011Signed
HB59Retirement under Employees' Retirement System and Teachers' Retirement System, Deferred Retirement Option Plan (DROP) repealed, participants electing DROP prior to effective date not affected, Secs. 16-25-150, 16-25-151, 16-25-152, 16-25-153, 16-25-154, 36-27-170, 36-27-171, 36-27-172, 36-27-173, 36-27-174, 36-27-175 repealedGregory Canfield03/24/2011
HB60Health care, persons, employers, or health care providers, mandatory participation in any health care system prohibited, const. amend.Gregory Canfield06/09/2011Signed
HB57Education Trust Fund, appropriations in education budget act capped, Budget Stabilization Fund, Capital Fund, established, transfer of certain funds to Education Trust Fund Rainy Day Account, transfer of funds from Budget Stabilization Fund under certain conditions, Education Trust Fund Rolling Reserve Act, Sec. 40-1-32.1 repealedJeremy Oden03/10/2011Signed
HB58Public officials or spouses of public officials, names and compensation of those who are employed by or have contracts with a municipality, a county, or the state, public disclosure required, filing with Ethics Commission, Sec. 36-25-5.1 addedGregory Canfield06/09/2011Signed
HB55Notaries public, distinction between county and at large removed, Secs. 36-20-70 to 36-20-75, inclusive, added; Secs. 36-20-1 to 36-20-11, inclusive, 36-20-30 to 36-20-32, inclusive, repealedPaul DeMarco05/05/2011
HB56Illegal immigrants, presence, employment, and benefits regulated, concealing, or protecting illegal aliens, prohibited, verification of legal status, penalties, Alabama Department of Homeland Security to establish E-Verify employer agent service, citizenship status of students required, eligibility and requirements for voter registration, certain business transactions prohibited, Beason-Hammon Alabama Taxpayer and Citizen Protection Act, Sec. 32-6-9 am'd. (2011-21101)Gregory Canfield06/02/2011Signed
HB53State Employees' Health Insurance Plan, definition of retiree to include retired employees of U.S.S. Alabama Battleship Commission, State Employees' Insurance Board authorized to determine creditable service as an employee including non-Merit service, Sec. 36-29-1 am'd.James E. Buskey03/01/2011
HB54Elections, expenses reimbursable by state, Election Expense Reimbursement Committee, established, Sec. 17-16-2.1 added; Secs. 17-16-2, 17-16-4 am'd.Randy Wood04/07/2011
HB52Game and fish, yellow perch raised in farm ponds, excluded from sale prohibition, Sec. 9-11-84 am'd.Jim Barton04/21/2011
HB50Environment, coal combustion by-products, fly ash waste, bottom ash waste, boiler slag waste, and flue gas emission control wastes, exemption from regulation as solid wastes, removed, Secs. 22-27-2, 22-27-3 am'd.Gregory Canfield05/05/2011Signed
HB51Indecent exposure, third or subsequent conviction, penalties increased, Sec. 13A-6-68 am'd.Jim Barton06/02/2011Signed
HB49Athletic Trainers, Board of, Sunset Law review, continued with modifications until October 1, 2013, notice to licensees of meeting for election of new board members, clarification of expiration of licenses annually, Secs. 34-40-3, 34-40-8 am'd.Howard Sanderford04/21/2011Signed
HB47Massage Therapy, Board of, Sunset Law review, continued with modifications to require representation on board from congressional districts and to delete requirement of accreditation by Education Department, Secs. 34-43-3, 34-43-6 am'd.Howard Sanderford04/21/2011Signed
HB48State Bar, Board of Examiners on Admission to the, Sunset Law review, continued with modifications, board members required to be citizens of this state, applicants for licensure to practice law in this state required to be a United States citizen or legally present in the United States, Secs. 34-3-2, 34-3-6 am'd. (2011-20327)Howard Sanderford04/21/2011Signed
HB45Polygraph Examiners, Board of, Sunset Law review, continued with modifications, board authorized to establish the qualifications of consultants by rule, applicants for licensure required to be United States citizens or legally present in the United States, Sec. 34-25-4, 34-25-21 am'd. (2011-20324)Howard Sanderford04/21/2011Signed
HB46Occupational Therapy, Alabama State Board of, Sunset Law review, continued with modifications, board members required to be citizens of this state, applicants for licensure required to be United States citizens or legally present in the United States, Secs. 34-39-6, 34-39-8 am'd. (2011-20325)Howard Sanderford04/21/2011Signed
HB44Architects, State Board for Registration of, Sunset Law review, continued (2011-20681)Howard Sanderford05/26/2011Signed
HB43Engineers and Land Surveyors, State Board of Licensure for Professional, Sunset Law review, continued (2011-20680)Howard Sanderford05/26/2011Signed
HB41Historical Commission, Sunset Law review, continuedHoward Sanderford04/14/2011Signed
HB42Landscape Architects, Alabama Board of Examiners of, Sunset Law review, continued with modifications until October 1, 2013, board members required to be citizens of this state; applicants for licensure required to be United States citizens or legally present in the United States, Secs. 34-17-2, 34-17-21 am'd. (2011-20321)Howard Sanderford04/21/2011Signed
HB39Onsite Wastewater Board, Sunset Law review, continued with modifications, applicants for licensure required to be United States citizens or legally present in the United States, Sec. 34-21A-14 am'd.; Act 2010-258, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd. (2011-20319)Howard Sanderford04/21/2011Signed
HB40Athlete Agents Commission, Sunset Law review, continued with modifications, applicants for registration required to be United States citizens or legally present in the United States, Sec. 8-26A-5 am'd. (2011-20320)Howard Sanderford04/21/2011Signed
HB37Plumbers and Gas Fitters Examining Board, Sunset Law review, continued with modifications until October 1, 2012, plumbing work performed by property owner on own property exempt from board certification, Sec. 34-37-15 am'd. (2011-20187)Howard Sanderford04/14/2011Signed
HB38Prosthetists and Orthotists, State Board of, Sunset Law review, continued until October 1, 2014Howard Sanderford04/14/2011Signed
HB35Securities Commission, Sunset Law review, continuedHoward Sanderford03/01/2011
HB36General Contractors, State Licensing Board for, Sunset Law review, continued with modifications, Secs. 34-8-2, 34-8-7, 34-8-28 am'd. (2011-20317)Howard Sanderford04/21/2011Signed
HB33Alabama Athletic Commission, Sunset Law review, continued with modifications until October 1, 2013, amateur and professional mixed martial arts regulated, board members required to be citizens of this state, applicants for licensure required to be United States citizens or legally present in the United States, Secs. 41-9-1021, 41-9-1023, 41-9-1024, 41-9-1029, 41-9-1030 am'd., Secs. 41-9-90.1, 41-9-96, relating to State Athletic Commission, repealed; Act 2010-222, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd. (2011-20581)Howard Sanderford04/21/2011Signed
HB34Sickle Cell Oversight and Regulatory Commission, Sunset Law review, continued until October 1, 2014Howard Sanderford04/14/2011Signed
HB31Marengo Co., judge of probate, special court filing fee authorizedArtis McCampbell05/03/2011Signed
HB32Presidential preference primary election, date changed, provisions relating to when election day same day as Mardi Gras deleted, Sec. 17-13-100 am'd.Mike Millican06/01/2011
HB30Marengo Co., probate court, property instruments, additional recording fee, use for probate officeArtis McCampbell05/03/2011Signed
HB28Real and personal property, rule against perpetuities, duration of interests prior to vesting, Uniform Statutory Rule Against Perpetuities adopted, common law rule repealed, real and personal property to vest in 100 years, trust up to 360 years, Secs. 35-4A-421 to 35-4A-428, inclusive, added; Sec. 35-4-4 repealedDemetrius C. Newton06/02/2011Signed
HB29Civil practice, Uniform Unsworn Foreign Declarations Act, adopted, use of unsworn declarations under certain conditions if declarant is outside of United StatesMarcel Black06/02/2011Signed
HB26Infants and incompetents, power of attorney, Uniform Power of Attorney Act, Sec. 26-1A-101 to 26-1A-123, inclusive, 26-1A-201 to 26-1A-217, inclusive, 26-1A-301, 26-1A-302, 26-1A-401 to 26-1A-404, inclusive, added; Sec. 26-1-2 am'd.Bill Poole06/01/2011
HB27Criminal charges or convictions for certain felony or misdemeanor offenses, petition for expungement of records authorized under certain conditions, proceduresChris England03/01/2011
HB25Finance Department, monthly financial reports regarding General Fund and Education Trust Fund, required, to be published on Finance Department's websitePaul DeMarco06/02/2011Signed
HB23Criminal charges or convictions for certain felony or misdemeanor offenses, petition for expungement of records authorized under certain conditions, proceduresChris England03/01/2011
HB24United Ways of Alabama, authorized to participate in state health insurance coverage, Sec. 36-29-14 am'd.Paul W. Lee05/31/2011
HB21Private corporations, railroads, canals, constitutional provisions in Article XII, Constitution of Alabama of 1901, amended and repealed, Sections 229, 240 (Recompiled Constitution of Alabama of 1901 as amended), am'd., Sections 230, 231, 232, 233, 234, 236, 237, 243, 244, 245, 246 (Recompiled Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended), repealed, const. amend.Paul DeMarco04/27/2011
HB22Stored wire and electronic communications, transactional location records, pen registers, and trap and trace devices, federal law to be followed regarding these devices, use of such devices authorized in emergency situations relating to missing personsChris England06/01/2011
HB19Elections, photo identification required to register to vote, Secretary of State required to issue identification cards to persons without photo identification at no cost, Sec. 17-9-30 am'd.; Act 2010-687, 2010 Reg. Sess. am'd. (2011-20004)Kerry Rich06/09/2011Signed
HB20Banks and banking, Section 247, (Recompiled Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended), am'd. to prohibit establishment of a bank except by general banking law, to provide for unlimited duration, to prohibit political subdivisions from owning stock or lending credit, and to provide for examination requirements; Sections 248, 249, 251, 252, 253, 254 (Recompiled Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended), repealed, const. amend.Paul DeMarco04/28/2011
HB17Entertainment districts, Class 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5 municipalities authorized to establish, regulation of sale and consumption of alcoholic beverages, retail liquor license issued by Alcoholic Beverage Control Board (2011-20565)James E. Buskey05/26/2011
HB18Abortion, prohibited on or after 20 weeks postfertilization, exceptions for health of mother, Legislative findings regarding pain felt by unborn child, reports to Office of Vital Statistics, civil and criminal penalties, Alabama Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, Sec. 22-9A-13 am'd. (2011-20570)Kerry Rich06/09/2011Signed
HB15Municipalities, municipal ordinances, fines in certain cases designated and recodified, Sec. 11-45-9 am'd.; Sec. 13A-5-12.1 repealedBarry Mask06/01/2011
HB16Municipalities, mayors, vacancies, procedures for filling in municipalities with population of 12,000 or more inhabitants, Sec. 11-44G-2, Code of Alabama 1975, not to apply, Sec. 11-44G-2 am'd.Barry Mask04/12/2011
HB14Municipal annexations, validated and ratified under certain conditions, Sec. 11-42-5 am'd.Marcel Black04/26/2011
HB12Municipalities, ordinances, planning, zoning, or licensing of businesses, publication or posting further provided for, Sec. 11-45-8 am'd.Jack Williams04/26/2011
HB13Competitive bids, public works projects, life cycle costs may be considered in determining lowest responsible bid, life cycle costs, public works, and personal property further defined, local governments authorized to purchase goods and services through vendors with current contract with Government Services Administration without further competitive bidding, Secs. 39-2-1, 39-2-6, 41-16-51, 41-16-57 am'd.Jack Williams06/02/2011Signed
HB10Food stamps and welfare, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), persons with felony drug conviction, federal law provisions making ineligible, provision for persons to be eligible under certain conditionsChris England03/01/2011
HB11Municipalities, annexation of property enclosed within corporate limits, special procedureRod Scott03/01/2011
HB8Controlled substances, children, exposure to by mother, to include child in utero, venue established, presumption of exposure in utero created by positive drug test at time of birth, Sec. 26-15-3.2 am'd.Steve Hurst04/06/2011
HB9Roadway contractors, immune from civil liability unless willful conductSteve Hurst03/01/2011
HB6Education, public school K-12, minimum mandatory age of attendance decreased from seven to six, Sec. 16-28-3 am'd.Craig Ford05/26/2011
HB7Elections, election officers, Legislature by local law authorized to appoint alternate election officers, Sec. 17-8-1 am'd.Steve Hurst04/27/2011
HB4Permanent Secondary Metals Recycling Industry Study Commission, established, members, dutiesCraig Ford03/01/2011
HB5Historic Preservation Fund, Alabama State, income tax refund check-off for a contribution to, provided, Sec. 40-18-140 am'd.Craig Ford06/02/2011
HB2Alabama A & M University, board of trustees, nominating committee established, development of training program, at-large appointment may be from outside of Alabama, powers expanded, Secs. 16-49-20, 16-49-21, 16-49-23 am'd.; Sec. 16-49-25 repealed (2011-20426)Laura Hall06/02/2011Signed
HB3Mini-Code, consumer credit transactions, late charge increased under certain conditions, Sec. 5-19-4 am'd. (2011-20001)Craig Ford06/02/2011Signed
HB1Greene Co., sheriff may operate jail store, distrib. for law enforcement purposes, audit, prior actions ratified and confirmedArtis McCampbell04/07/2011Signed
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