Under existing law, the Governor is responsible for appointing a person to head the Department of Transportation, the Medicaid Agency, the Department of Mental Health, the Department of Revenue, the Alabama State Law Enforcement Agency, the Department of Corrections, and the Finance Department. These persons are not subject to confirmation by the Senate, and they serve at the pleasure of the Governor
This bill would provide for confirmation by the Senate of the persons appointed to head these departments
Relating to state government; to provide for confirmation by the Senate of the persons chosen to head certain departments of the state.
|March 14, 2017||H||Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on State Government|
|Hearing||April 5, 2017||Room 429 at 15:00||House SG Hearing|
|Bill Text||HB412 Alabama 2017 Session - Introduced|