SB 216

Sponsor
Session
Regular Session 2018
Title
Morgan Co., sheriff, salary, use of funds for feeding prisoners, only for that purpose, const. amend.
Description

This bill would propose a local constitutional amendment relating to Morgan County to provide that effective beginning the next term of office the annual salary of the Sheriff of Morgan County would be $5,000 less than the annual salary of the chair of the Morgan County Commission

The proposed amendment would also provide that all allowances or amounts received by the sheriff for feeding prisoners would be deposited in a special account and used only for that purpose

To propose an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, relating to Morgan County, to provide for the salary of the sheriff effective beginning the next term of office and to provide that all allowances for feeding prisoners would be deposited in a special account and used only for that purpose.

Subjects
Constitutional Amendments
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This bill would propose a local constitutional amendment relating to Morgan County to provide that effective beginning the next term of office the annual salary of the Sheriff of Morgan County would be $5,000 less than the annual salary of the chair of the Morgan County Commission

The proposed amendment would also provide that all allowances or amounts received by the sheriff for feeding prisoners would be deposited in a special account and used only for that purpose

To propose an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, relating to Morgan County, to provide for the salary of the sheriff effective beginning the next term of office and to provide that all allowances for feeding prisoners would be deposited in a special account and used only for that purpose.

Section 1

The following amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, is proposed and shall become valid as a part of the Constitution when all requirements of this act are fulfilled: PROPOSED AMENDMENT Effective beginning the next term of office of the Sheriff of Morgan County after the ratification of this amendment, the sheriff shall receive an annual salary equal to five thousand dollars ($5,000) less than the annual salary of the chair of the Morgan County Commission. After that date, any allowances or other amounts received by the sheriff for feeding prisoners shall be deposited in a separate account in the county treasury and used by the sheriff only for the feeding of prisoners in the county jail. The sheriff shall not be subject to the competitive bid law for the purchase of food or supplies used for feeding prisoners in the county jail.

Section 2

An election upon the proposed amendment shall be held in accordance with Section 284 and Section 284.01 of the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, now appearing as Section 284 and Section 284.01 of the Official Recompilation of the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, as amended, and the election laws of this state.

Section 3

The appropriate election official shall assign a ballot number for the proposed constitutional amendment on the election ballot and shall set forth the following description of the substance or subject matter of the proposed constitutional amendment:

Relating to Morgan County, proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, to propose a local constitutional amendment to provide that effective beginning the next term of office the annual salary of the Sheriff of Morgan County would be $5,000 less than the annual salary of the chair of the Morgan County Commission and to provide that all allowances or amounts received by the sheriff for feeding prisoners would be deposited in a special account and used only for that purpose.

Proposed by Act _________" This description shall be followed by the following language:

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Action Date Chamber Action
February 13, 2018SForwarded to Secretary of State on February 13, 2018 at 4:08 pm on February 13, 2018
February 13, 2018SAssigned Act No. 2018-92.
February 13, 2018SEnrolled
February 13, 2018HSignature Requested
February 13, 2018SPassed Second House
February 13, 2018HCollins motion to Local Application adopted Roll Call 294
February 13, 2018HMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 293
February 13, 2018HThird Reading Passed
February 8, 2018HRead for the second time and placed on the calendar
February 1, 2018HRead for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Local Legislation
February 1, 2018SEngrossed
February 1, 2018SMotion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 239
February 1, 2018SOrr motion to Adopt adopted Roll Call 238
February 1, 2018SOrr Amendment Offered
February 1, 2018SThird Reading Passed
January 30, 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
2018-02-13
Chamber: House
Result: Failed
2018-02-13
Chamber: House
Result: Passed
2018-02-01
Chamber: Senate
Result: Passed
2018-02-01
Chamber: Senate
Result: Passed