By The Standing Committee on Rules
First Read: 21-MAR-18
SPECIAL ORDER CALENDAR
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE SENATE, That the following
bills in the order named shall be the special, paramount and
continuing order of business taking precedence over all other
matters until disposed of for the Twenty-second Legislative
County Superintendent of Education, prohibition against
additional employment removed, Sec. 16-9-12 am'd.
Competitive Bid law, purchase and installation of heating
and air conditioning units for local boards of education,
exempted when bid pursuant to purchasing cooperative and
process approved by Dept. of Examiners of Public Ac-
counts, Secs. 39-1-5, 39-2-2 am'd.
Workforce Council, membership revised, regional workforce
development councils, membership qualifications revised,
Secs. 41-29-290, 41-29-291, 41-29-300 am'd.
First-time home buyers, to establish ability to open
first-time home buyer savings accounts to save funds for
a down payment and closing costs and establish a tax de-
duction for contributions to the accountRepresentative Brown:
Funeral Service, Board of, specific race requirements for
memberships removed, Secs. 34-13-20, 34-13-23 am'd.
Insurance, self-service storage facilities, clarified,
not engaged in the transaction of insurance business when
certain coverages are provided for personal property,
limited license provided, Sec. 27-7-5.3 added; Sec.
Pharmacies, pharmacy records, auditing procedures, fur-
ther provided for, recoupment limited under certain con-
ditions, Secs. 34-23-181, 34-23-183, 34-23-184,
34-23-185, 34-23-186 am'd.
Oysters, regulation of tagging by Marine Resources Divi-
sion, Conservation and Natural Resources Dept., including
private lease sites and aquaculture sites, oyster
aquaculture license provided for, Secs. 9-12-67, 9-12-82
Palliative and end of life individual health plans, au-
thorized to provide health care and other directives to
health care providers, schools, etc. for terminally ill
minors, Alex Hoover Act, Secs. 22-8A-15 to 22-8A-18, in-
clusive, added; Secs. 22-8A-2, 22-8A-3, 22-8A-7 am'd.
Terminally ill minors, Palliative and End of Life Indi-
vidual Health Plans to be used in school setting, program
established, Secs. 16-30B-1 to 16-30B-6, inclusive, added
Motor vehicles, traffic accident reports, confidential-
ity, exceptions, Sec. 32-10-7 am'd.Representative Scott:
Income tax, filing requirement threshold to be sum of
standard deduction and personal exemptions, Sec. 40-18-27
Community development districts, add'l type authorized,
marina on lake, sale of alcoholic beverages for
on-premises, Secs. 35-8B-1, 35-8B-2, 35-8B-3 am'd.
Colleges and universities, Alabama State University, au-
thority and responsibilities of the board of trustees and
president of university, further provided for, Sec.
State Fire Marshal, regulation and licensing of pyrotech-
nic display operators and pyrotechnic special effects op-
erators, fireworks displays, fees, violation of act Class
Environmental Management Commission, membership to in-
clude licensed geologist, Sec. 22-22A-6 am'd.
Missing persons, persons with Alzheimer's or dementia el-
igible for Silver Alert regardless of age, law enforce-
ment personnel required to undergo training in searching
for dementia patients, Secs. 26-19A-2, 26-19A-4 am'd.
Representative Johnson (K):
Warranties, New Assistive Devices Warranty Act, defini-
tions, remediesRepresentative Brown:
Funeral Service, mortuary school, students with valid ap-
prenticeships or internships in another state may attend,
criminal prosecution of funeral service law violations,
quorum of the board, provided further, Secs. 34-13-3,
34-13-5, 34-13-6, 34-13-22 am'd.
Education, public schools, grades 6 to 12, allow elective
courses on the study of the Bible and display artifacts,
monuments, symbols, and text related to the study of the
Bible, State Board of Education to implement rules and
Courts Judicial Resources Allocation, Chief Justice of
Supreme Court of Alabama, require to reassign judges for
prompt administration of justice, presiding circuit
judge, authorized to reassign judges within circuit,
Secs. 12-9A-7, 12-9A-8 added
Representative Johnson (R):
Environment, Alabama Legacy for Environmental Research
Trust, abolished, Sec. 22-30B-19 repealed
Domestic violence, capital offense expanded to include
murder of a parent or guardian in the presence of a
child, add'l aggravating circumstances included, Secs.
13A-5-40, 13A-5-49 am'd.
Domestic violence, increased incarceration periods and
enhanced penalties for convictions of first, second, or
third degree domestic violence if committed in the pres-
ence of a minor, Secs. 13A-6-130, 13A-6-131 am'd.
Representative Johnson (R):
Prosecutions for tax law violations, Dept. of Revenue au-
thorized to reimburse Attorney General or district attor-
ney for associated costs, Sec. 40-2-11 am'd.Representative Lee:
Municipal business licenses, not required for certain
persons travelling through municipality on business, Sec.
Motor fuel taxes, single point of filing and payment sys-
tem, Rev. Dept. to administer, taxes and exemptions stan-
dardized, Local Motor Fuel Tax Advisory Committee estab.
Income tax credit only offset tax liability derived from
non-Alabama sources, Sec. 40-18-21 am'd.
Prescription drugs, federally-qualified health centers
authorized to deliver medications to clinics, Sec.
Representative Johnson (K):
Motor vehicles, handicapped parking, sign designated spe-
cial access parking place not required to specify fine,
Sec. 32-6-233.1 am'd.
Forestry Commission, authorized to adopt rules concerning
state forests and other land it controls, penalties; Sec.
Alcoholic beverages, manufacturers of, prohibition on
selling alcohol between certain hours eliminated, Sec.