HB 86

Sponsor
Session
Regular Session 2018
Title
Municipalities, any municipality that was abolished by a law shall function as a municipality from the date of its initial organization
Description

This bill would ratify, validate, and confirm the incorporation and actions of certain municipalities organized under the Code of Alabama of 1896

Relating to municipalities; to ratify, validate, and confirm the incorporation and actions of certain municipalities organized under the Code of Alabama of 1896.

Subjects
Municipalities
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This bill would ratify, validate, and confirm the incorporation and actions of certain municipalities organized under the Code of Alabama of 1896

Relating to municipalities; to ratify, validate, and confirm the incorporation and actions of certain municipalities organized under the Code of Alabama of 1896.

Section 1

Notwithstanding any provision of law, any municipal corporation that was organized pursuant to the Code of Alabama of 1896, Chapter 94, Article 1, commencing with §2937, prior to the adoption of the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, that is currently functioning as an active municipality and has been continuously functioning as an active municipality, is hereby ratified, validated, and confirmed as a municipality without regard to any possible irregularity in its incorporation and without regard to any attempt to abolish the municipality. Any action of the municipality since its incorporation are ratified, validated, and confirmed.

Section 2

This act shall become effective immediately following its passage and approval by the Governor, or its otherwise becoming law.

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Action Date Chamber Action
March 8, 2018HDelivered to Governor at 4:32 p.m. on March 8, 2018.
March 8, 2018HAssigned Act No. 2018-247.
March 8, 2018HEnrolled
March 8, 2018SSignature Requested
March 8, 2018HPassed Second House
March 8, 2018SMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 729
March 8, 2018SThird Reading Passed
March 1, 2018SRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
February 20, 2018SRead for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on County and Municipal Government
February 15, 2018HMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 358
February 15, 2018HThird Reading Passed
January 25, 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 County and Municipal Government
2018-03-08
Chamber: Senate
Result: Passed
2018-02-15
Chamber: House
Result: Passed