HB 219

Session
Regular Session 2018
Title
Henry Co., sheriff, service of process fee, further provided for, distrib., Sec. 45-34-231am'd.
Description

Relating to Henry County, to amend Section 45-34-231 of the Code of Alabama 1975, relating to the service fee for the law enforcement fund; to further provide for a service of process fee for personal service of process by the sheriff for the delivery of a summons or legal document; and to provide for distribution of the revenues.

Subjects
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Relating to Henry County, to amend Section 45-34-231 of the Code of Alabama 1975, relating to the service fee for the law enforcement fund; to further provide for a service of process fee for personal service of process by the sheriff for the delivery of a summons or legal document; and to provide for distribution of the revenues.

Section 1

Section 45-34-231 of the Code of Alabama 1975, is amended to read as follows:

§45-34-231.

(a) This section shall only apply to Henry County. In Henry County, a service of process fee of thirty dollars ($30) shall be collected for service or attempted service of any papers or documents requiring personal service by the sheriff or any deputy sheriff arising out of any civil or criminal action.

(b) In addition to any other fee imposed by law, an additional fee of ten dollars ($10) shall be assessed for delivery by the sheriff of any summons or other pleading or document arising out of any civil or criminal proceeding in the circuit court or district court of the county. When collected by the clerk of the court, the fees shall be remitted by the clerk to the Sheriff’s Law Enforcement Fund for law enforcement purposes and to discharge the duties of the office of sheriff as determined by the sheriff in the public interest. All funds generated by this section shall be paid to the Henry County Sheriff's Office to be used for law enforcement purposes only. These funds will be in addition to any other funding sources for the Henry County Sheriff's Office and may not reduce or replace those funds."

Section 2

All laws or parts of laws which conflict with this act are repealed.

Section 3

This act shall become effective on the first day of the third month following its passage and approval by the Governor, or its otherwise becoming law.

No articles found.
Action Date Chamber Action
February 15, 2018HEnrolled
February 15, 2018SPassed Second House
February 15, 2018HAssigned Act No. 2018-130.
February 15, 2018HDelivered to Governor at 10:08 a.m. on February 15, 2018.
February 15, 2018HClerk of the House Certification
February 13, 2018HEnrolled
February 13, 2018SConcurred in Second House Amendment
February 13, 2018SSignature Requested
February 13, 2018HGrimsley motion to Concur In and Adopt adopted Roll Call 324
February 13, 2018HConcurrence Requested
February 8, 2018SMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 332
February 8, 2018SBeasley motion to Adopt adopted Roll Call 331
February 8, 2018SBeasley Amendment Offered
February 8, 2018SBeasley motion to Reconsider adopted Voice Vote
February 8, 2018SMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 327
February 8, 2018SThird Reading Passed
February 6, 2018SRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
January 25, 2018SRead for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Local Legislation
January 23, 2018HMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 71
January 23, 2018HThird Reading Passed
January 18, 2018HRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
January 16, 2018HRead for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Local Legislation
2018-02-13
Chamber: House
Result: Passed
2018-02-08
Chamber: Senate
Result: Passed
2018-02-08
Chamber: Senate
Result: Passed
2018-02-08
Chamber: Senate
Result: Passed
2018-01-23
Chamber: House
Result: Failed