By The Standing Committee on Rules
First Read: 22-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-third Legislative day
Churches, use of deadly force authorized, in defense of
self or others for certain crimes against church members
or volunteers, Alabama Church Protection Act, Secs.
13A-3-20, 13A-3-23 am'd.
Education, Early Childhood Education, secretary, provide
qualifications for, Sec. 26-24-2 am'd.
Motor vehicles, Alabama Move Over Act, require vehicles
to move over when approaching a vehicle with flashing
lights, Sec. 32-5A-58.2 am'd.
Irrigation equip. or reservoirs for agriculture purposes,
income tax credit, eligibility for credit, Sec. 40-18-342
Emergency responders, certified peer support member, cer-
tain communications privileged, criminal penalties for
Taxation, Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo, exempt from state,
county, and municipal sales and use taxes, under certain
conditions, Sec. 40-23-5 am'd.
Credit Unions, regulation of; voting and notice require-
ments for board meetings, provided for, conversion of
credit unions chartered in other states to Alabama state
chartered credit union, provided for, access provided to
certain third-party examination reports, executive ses-
sion of boards, provided for, certain public disclosures,
provided for, Secs. 5-17-22, 5-17-40, 5-17-45, 5-17-56,
Schools, student harassment, Student Harassment Preven-
tion Act, name changed to Jamari Terrell Williams Act,
expand act to include student against student harassment,
intimidation, violence, and threats of violence off of
school property, cyberbullying, Secs. 16-28B-1 to
16-28B-5, inclusive, am'd.
Health insurance, Local Government Health Insurance Board
to provide add'l types of optional health coverages or
services, Sec. 11-91A-7 am'd.
Evictions, reducing notice period for lease termination,
expanding list of non-curable defaults, Sec. 35-9A-421
Taxation, tax abatements, authorized for data processing
centers, extended for five years, Sec. 40-9B-4.1 amd.Representative Weaver:
Health care providers, nurse practitioners and nurse mid-
wives authorized to sign forms which may be signed by a
Task Force, school safety and security, created
Military Family Jobs Opportunity Act, professional li-
censing boards required to issue licenses and certifi-
cates to military spouses who hold licenses and certifi-
cates from other states, required to issue temporary li-
censes and certificates in certain instances when other
state has lesser requirements, Sec. 31-1-6 am'd.
Volunteer Rescue Squad Tuition Reimbursement Act of 2018,
tuition reimbursement program for emergency medical tech-
nician or paramedic certification established
Sales and use tax, Simplified Seller Use Tax Remittance
Program, out-of-state vendors, physical presence through
acquisition of in-state company authorized, sales of tan-
gible personal property subject to sales tax, marketplace
facilitators, collection, Secs. 40-23-190, 40-23-191
Tax tribunal, motor vehicles and manufactured housing ti-
tles, appeal of competing ownership, filed in circuit
Crimes and offenses, female genital mutilation of female
minor, crime created, penaltiesRepresentative Williams (JD):
Human trafficking, further provided, prostitution with a
minor, certain defenses prohibited, Secs. 13A-6-157.1,
13A-6-161, 13A-6-162, 13A-12-121.1, 13A-12-124,
13A-12-125 added; Secs. 13A-6-151, 13A-6-152, 13A-6-157,
13A-6-158, 13A-12-122, 15-27-1, 15-27-2 am'd.
Driving under the influence, pretrial diversion programs,
fee to Ala. Head and Spinal Cord Trust Fund, payment pro-
vided for, Sec. 32-5A-191 am'd.
Representative Johnson (R):
Taxation, two-year surety bond required with new or re-
newal sales tax license registration and certain
non-compliant licenses, Sec. 40-23-6 am'd.
Controlled substances, persons licensed to distribute or
dispense, expert testimony required for prosecution,
fines, Secs. 20-2-58, 20-2-71 am'd.
Uniform Trust Decanting Act, created, decanting power
given to certain authorized fiduciaries of certain
trusts, fiduciary duties, procedures, notice, limita-
tions, decanting of trusts for the care of an animal, au-
Education, Alabama Math and Science Teacher Education
Program (AMSTEP) created, ACHE to administer, loan repay-
ment awards to eligible public school math and science
teachers in underserved areas of state
Alcoholic beverages, wine, direct shipment to consumer,
authorized under certain conditions, wine direct shipper
license required by Alcoholic Beverage Control Board,
penalties, Sec. 28-3A-6.1 added; Sec. 28-1-4 am'd.