HB 73

Sponsor
Session
Regular Session 2018
Title
Pleasant Grove, gas and water distribution, sales proceeds, investment and use, Sec. 45-37A-411 am'd.
Description

Relating to the City of Pleasant Grove in Jefferson County; to amend Section 45-37A-411 of the Code of Alabama 1975, to further provide for the investment and use of the proceeds from the sale of the gas and water distribution systems.

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Relating to the City of Pleasant Grove in Jefferson County; to amend Section 45-37A-411 of the Code of Alabama 1975, to further provide for the investment and use of the proceeds from the sale of the gas and water distribution systems.

Section 1

Section 45-37A-411 of the Code of Alabama 1975, is amended to read as follows:

§45-37A-411.

(a) In the event the Utilities Board of the City of Pleasant Grove or the City of Pleasant Grove should receive proceeds from the sale of its gas and water distribution systems, there shall be established an investment fund named Pleasant Grove Gas and Water Systems Sale Investment Fund. This fund shall receive money from other sources in addition to that received from the sale of the gas and water systems.

(b) The trust fund shall be invested only in United States Securities, or in investments secured by an agency of the United States government. Only 90 percent of the in any legal investments authorized by state law, including securities, warrants, bonds, bank accounts, and other investments that have been declared as legal investments for publicly held funds. The interest therefrom shall be spent in the trust fund may be expended or used for any lawful purpose, unless approved by a vote of two-thirds of the qualified electors in the City of Pleasant Grove If approved by such voters, any portion of the aforesaid investment fund, principal and interest, may be used or spent for lawful purposes. Up to 10 percent of the principal in the trust fund may be expended each year for the purchase, repair, and replacement of municipal infrastructure and equipment. All expenditures from the fund shall be by resolution or ordinance of the city council."

Section 2

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.

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Action Date Chamber Action
March 27, 2018HForwarded to Governor on March 27, 2018 at 6:09 p.m. on March 27, 2018.
March 27, 2018HForwarded to Governor on March 27, 2018 at 6:09 p.m. on March 27, 2018.
March 27, 2018HAssigned Act No. 2018-560.
March 27, 2018HClerk of the House Certification
March 27, 2018HEnrolled
March 27, 2018SSignature Requested
March 27, 2018HPassed Second House
March 27, 2018SMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 1169
March 27, 2018SThird Reading Passed
March 22, 2018SRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
March 21, 2018SRead for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Local Legislation, Jefferson County
March 20, 2018HMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 882
March 20, 2018HThird Reading Passed
March 15, 2018HRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
January 9, 2018HRead for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Jefferson County Legislation
2018-03-27
Chamber: Senate
Result: Passed
2018-03-20
Chamber: House
Result: Failed