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2020 Alabama Senate Bills

BillTitleSponsorLast ActionSigned


Motor vehicles, authorized volunteer firefighter vehicles, authorized to be equipped with emergency lights, certain operating privileges, provided, Sec. 32-5A-7.1 added.Larry Stutts02-13-2020


School discipline, hearing required for student expulsion or long-term suspension, expulsion and suspension prohibited in certain circumstances, Sec. 16-1-14 am'd.Rodger Smitherman02-13-2020


Agricultural lime, required to be labeled with relative neutralizing value as defined, Secs. 2-23-2, 2-23-4 am'd.Larry Stutts02-13-2020


Taxation, individual income tax, simplified short form, allow up to fifteen hundred of interest and dividend income, Sec. 40-18-15.7 am'd.Hank Sanders02-13-2020


State income tax credits, to extend rural practice tax credit to certified registered nurse practitioners and certified registered nurse anesthetists, Secs. 40-18-130, 40-18-131, 40-18-132 am'd.Bobby D. Singleton02-13-2020


District attorneys, assistant district attorneys, not subject to co. personnel systems, Sec. 12-17-220.1 am'd.Rodger Smitherman02-13-2020


Driver license, to provide additional circumstances in which an expert witness may give expert testimony, provide for add'l chemical tests that may be used to determine if a person was driving under the influence, to provide for who can draw blood, provide that a witness may provide testimony on the results of horizontal gaze nystagmus test, Secs. 12-21-160, 32-5-192, 32-5-200, 32-5A-194, 32-5A-300, 32-5A-301, 32-5A-302, 32-5A-303, 32-5A-304, 32-5A-306, 32-5A-307, 32-5A-308, 32-6-49.13 am'd.Arthur Orr02-13-2020


Criminal procedure, petitions for DNA testing, procedures and standards revised, Sec. 15-18-200 am'd.Cam Ward02-13-2020


Counties, refunding bonds previously issued, ratified under certain conditions, authorized to further refund, Sec. 11-81-93 am'd.David Sessions02-13-2020


Beer, definition of beer revised, Sec. 28-9-9.1 added; Sec. 28-3-1 am'd.David Sessions02-13-2020


State government, Office of Chief Procurement Officer, established, Division of Purchasing within the Dept. of Finance, eliminated, Secs. 41-4-110 to 41-4-161, inclusive, repealed; Secs. 41-4-110A to 41-4-116A, incl., 41-4-120A to 41-4-151A, incl., 41-4-155A, 41-4-160A to 41-4-168A, incl., 41-4-170 to 41-4-178A, incl., added; Sec. 41-4-66 am'd.Arthur Orr02-13-2020


Taxation, registration fees and ad valorem taxes for utility trailers, exemptions provided for, Sec. 32-11-2 am'd.Tom Butler02-13-2020


Absentee voting, eliminating requirement that affidavit accompanying absentee ballot be witnessed or notarized, Sec. 17-11-7 am'd.Tom Whatley02-13-2020


Animals, required rabies vaccines for certain canidae and felidae, further provided for, possession of certain large felidae, wolves, or bears, prohibited under certain conditions, penalties, Secs. 3-8-1 am'd; Sec. 3-8-2 added.David Burkette02-13-2020


Competitve bidding, awarding authority allowed to negotiate lowest bidder when all bids exceed available funding, Sec. 39-2-6 am'd.Garlan Gudger02-13-2020


Ethics, revolving door prohibition, allow former public official or employee to work for same or other public employer, Sec. 36-25-13.1 addedGarlan Gudger02-13-2020


State employees, Chief Executive Officer of the State Employees Insurance Board may approve group insurance offeringsShay Shelnutt02-13-2020


Coffee Co., Board of Registrars, working days increased, Sec. 17-3-8 am'd.Jimmy Holley02-13-2020


Wireless telecommunications, installation and deployment of small wireless facilities and associated poles, towers, and base stations on the public rights-of-way, authorizedArthur Orr02-11-2020


Controlled substances, relating to Schedule II, adding certain named chemical compounds of Tianeptine, Sec. 20-2-25 am'd.Sam Givhan02-11-2020


Municipal occupational taxes, prohibited if not already in effect unless authorized by local lawAndrew Jones02-11-2020


Health of personnel performing radiologic imaging on radiation therapy, licensing and reg. by Radiation Control Agency of Public Health Dept. civil penalties, advisory bd. estab.Unknown02-11-2020


Alarm system, battery charged fenses, defined, counties and mun. authority limitedSteve Livingston02-13-2020


Contracts, creation and enforcement of non-disparagement agreementsRodger Smitherman02-11-2020


Education, public K-12 schools, sex education, revising the focus of content, course materials and instructions provided, Sec. 16-40A-2 am'd.Tom Whatley02-11-2020


Elder abuse, require redaction of contract information from court documents released to the public, to clarify that an elderly person of sound mind or body may hire legal counsel for representation, Sec. 38-9F-6 am'd.Rodger Smitherman02-11-2020


Financial institutions, authorized to refuse to execute or delay execution of certain financial transactions involving account of an elderly or vulnerable adultShay Shelnutt02-11-2020


Medical Marijuana, program established to allow use of for certain conditions, defense against prosecution for marijuana possession established, Secs. 20-2A-1 to 20-2A-10, incl., 20-2A-20 to 20-2A-23, incl., 20-2A-30 to 20-2A-36, incl., 20-2A-50 to 20-2A-68, incl., added; Sec. 13A-7-2 am'd.Tim Melson02-11-2020


Physical Therapy Licensure Compact, established to authorize licensed physical therapists and assistant to practice among compact member statesTom Whatley02-11-2020


Criminal procedure, expungement, expungement of records of youthful offender, provided for, Secs. 15-27-1, 15-27-2 am'd.Tom Whatley02-06-2020


Armory Commission, membership increased from nine to 15 members, Sec. 31-4-1 am'd.Tom Whatley02-13-2020


State employees, cost-of-living increase for fiscal year beginning October 1, 2020.Greg Albritton02-06-2020


Coalition Against Domestic Violence, appropriation, operations plan and audited financial statement required, quarterly and end-of-year reports requiredGreg Albritton02-06-2020


Supplemental appropriations, Home Builders Property Acquisition Fund to Home Builders Licensure Board; Alabama State Board of Midwifery Fund to the Alabama State Board of Midwifery; and Alabama Behavior Analyst Licensing Board Fund to the Alabama Behavior Analyst Licensing Board, supp. approp. for fiscal year 2019Greg Albritton02-06-2020


General Fund budget, appropriations for other functions of government, debt service, and capital outlay for fiscal year ending September 30, 2020.Greg Albritton02-06-2020


Children First Trust Fund, appropriations from for fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, use of allocation pursuant to Section 41-15B-2.2 and this act, tobacco settlement revenues deposited in fund within 30 days of receipt, Finance Director to notify each agency of allocation, appropriations conditional on tobacco revenues, appropriation of additional tobacco settlement funds, audit, Children's Affairs Department to report to Legislature and Children's Policy Council, appropriations from General Fund to various entitiesGreg Albritton02-06-2020


Community development districts, add'l type provided for, including resort areas, marinas, and restaurants meeting certain conditions, Secs. 35-8B-1, 35-8B-2, 35-8B-3 am'd.Steve Livingston02-13-2020


Income tax deduction, deduction based on federal income tax paid, limit established, const. amend.Andrew Jones02-06-2020


Highways, roads, and bridges, referendum required in affected county prior to tolling an existing interstate highway, const. amend.Chris Elliott02-06-2020


General Fund Appropriation Act, max. amount of annual approp, General Fund Reserve Fund and Capital Fund estab., unspent approps transfer to fund, General Fund Budget Reform ActClyde Chambliss02-13-2020


Alcoholic beverage retailers, authorize drive-thru and walk-up service to purchase alcoholic beverages for off premises consumptionTom Whatley02-06-2020


Consumer Protection, Alabama State of Emergency Consumer Protection Act, enhanced criminal penalties provided under certain conditions, Secs. 13A-9-114, 34-8-6, 34-14A-14, 34-31-32, 34-36-16, 34-37-17 am'd.Randy Price02-06-2020


Electronic poll books, provide further for the use of and provide for reimbursement of costs relating to acquisition and use of electronic poll books, Secs. 17-4-2.1, 17-16-2 am'd.Greg Albritton02-06-2020


Alabama Private Investigation Regulatory Act, private investigator, fees clarified, qualifications, licensing, procedure and fee to reinstate inactive licenses, increase number of hours for continuing education, Secs. 34-25B-4, 34-25B-7, 34-25B-11, 34-25B-12, 34-25B-13, 34-25B-17, 34-25B-18, 34-25B-21, 34-25B-22, 34-25B-26 am'd.Rodger Smitherman02-06-2020


Highways, roads, and bridges, toll road projects, economic impact study required prior to constructionChris Elliott02-06-2020


Medical care, minors, requires doctors to obtain consent of parent or legal guardian of minor prior to entering "do not attempt resuscitation order" order, Sec. 22-8A-18 added; Sec. 22-8A-7 am'd.Steve Livingston02-06-2020


Employees' Retirement System Board of Control, membership revised, diversity language included, terms of service further provided for, Sec. 36-27-23 am'd.Greg J. Reed02-06-2020


Emergency Management Agency, shelters, to adopt guidelines for identifying and designating safer place shelters throughout the stateRandy Price02-06-2020


State Board of Auctioneers, qualifications for licensure, annual single use auction license, inactive licenses, reciprocal licensing of apprentice auctioneer prohibited, conduct of auctions without a license, disciplinary actions pursuant to APA, board membership and meetings, Secs. 34-4-21, 34-4-23, 34-4-25, 34-4-27, 34-4-28, 34-4-29, 34-4-30, 34-4-31, 34-4-33, 34-4-50, 34-4-52 am'd.Randy Price02-06-2020


Fireworks, State Fire Marshal, fees for manufacturing, sale, display, increased, common fireworks, redesignated consumer fireworks, authorized to be sold at retail, preemption of co. and mun ordinances or laws, fees increased based on increases in Consumer Price Index (CPI), transfer of funds to Firefighter Annunity and Benefit Fund, Sec. 36-19-31 added; Secs. 8-17-210, 8-17-211, 8-17-216.1, 8-17-217, 8-17-218, 8-17-219, 8-17-220, 8-17-225, 8-17-226, 8-17-255, 34-33-11, 34-33A-12 am'd.Tim Melson02-06-2020


Motor vehicle dealers and motorcycle dealer, used vehicle license plates, combined total increased, Sec. 40-12-264 am'd.Greg Albritton02-06-2020


Transportation Commission, established, five members appt from five regions of dept, duties, compensation, appointment of Transportation Department director, department not subject to Budget Management Act, Secs. 23-1-21, 23-1-21.2 am'd.Chris Elliott02-06-2020


Police jurisdictions, No Taxation Without Representation Act, referenda to abolish extraterritorial jurisdiction of municipalitiesChris Elliott02-06-2020


Local Boards of Education, military dependents deemed Alabama residents for purposes of virtual education when member of US Armed Forces ordered to relocate to state, Sec. 16-46A-1 am'd.Donnie Chesteen02-13-2020


Self-service food vendors, vending machines and micro markets defined, Agriculture and Industries to regulateTom Whatley02-13-2020


Justices and judges, revise compensation received by retired justices and judges who are called to active duty, Secs. 12-18-10, 12-18-61 am'd.Clyde Chambliss02-06-2020


Court Reporting, Board of, freelance, official, and supervising court reporter defined, board staff, investigations and hearings pursuant to APA, temporary licensure, lapsed and expired licenses, and fees, Secs. 34-8B-2, 34-8B-3, 34-8B-4, 34-8B-5, 34-8B-6, 34-8B-8, 34-8B-10, 34-8B-12, 34-8B-13, 34-8B-15, 34-8B-16, 34-8B-17 am'd.Steve Livingston02-06-2020


Disaster Recovery Program, Statewide Emergency Notification System, created, Sec. 31-9-87 added; Secs. 31-9-80, 31-9-81 am'd.Bobby D. Singleton02-13-2020


Taxation, Long Ranch, exempt from sales and use taxes, and ad valorem taxesSteve Livingston02-06-2020


Judicial Retirement Fund, authorize D.A.'s, clerks and judges to credit service as a Tier I plan member of TRS or ERS toward retirement in Judicial Retirement Fund after 25 years total service, Secs. 12-17-227.1, 12-18-154 am'd.Steve Livingston02-13-2020


Consumer Protection, Alabama State of Emergency Consumer Protection Act, enhanced criminal penalties provided under certain conditions, Secs. 13A-9-114, 34-8-6, 34-14A-14, 34-31-32, 34-36-16, 34-37-17 am'd.Randy Price02-11-2020


Municipal courts, pretrial diversion program, voluntary transfer authorizedCam Ward02-06-2020


Taxation, private auditing or collecting firms prohibited from recovering certain expenses from taxpayers, Sec. 40-29-20.1 added.Clay Scofield02-06-2020


Taxation, sales and use taxes, Upper Sand Mountain United Methodist Larger Parish Incorporated exempt from state, county, and municipal taxesSteve Livingston02-06-2020


Community College System, tenure and discipline of faculty and staff hired on or after June 1, 2020, pursuant to policy adopted by Board of Trustees of Alabama Community College System in lieu of Students First Act of 2011, Secs. 16-60-111.4, 16-60-111.7 am'd.Dan Roberts02-04-2020


Family leave and adoption, reduce period for relinquishment of parental rights for child placed for adoption from five days to four days, provisions for family leave time for adoptive parents and biological parents to care for child in certain cases, Secs. 16-25-11.12, 26-10A-13, 36-26-35.2, 36-26-36.2 am'd.Andrew Jones02-04-2020


Professions and Businesses, design professional, contracts for professional services of, providedClyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Alabama Memorial Preservation Act, certain buildings, streets, and monuments so situated for over 40 years placed under jurisdiction of Commiittee on Alabama Monument Protection, penalties revised, Secs. 41-9-232, 41-9-235 am'd.Gerald H. Allen02-04-2020


Emergencies or disasters, declared by President or Governor, Dept. of Rev. Commissioner authorized to waive International Fuel Tax Agreement and International Registration Plan relating to motor vehicles, Sec. 40-2-11 am'd.Vivian Davis Figures02-04-2020


State government, employees, monthly summary of total overtime hours worked and total overtime compensation paid be submitted to Legislature, publish summaries on public website of agencyArthur Orr02-13-2020


Municipalities, provide that any Class 1, 2, 3, 4, or 5 municipality that does not create and adopt a municipal plan is ineligible for Alabama Dept. of Economic and Community Affairs grants, Sec. 11-52-2 am'd.Del Marsh02-13-2020


Supervision of violent offenders, to require electronic monitoring for inmates on work release in certain circumstances, Sec. 14-8-2 am'd.Arthur Orr02-13-2020


Tuscaloosa Co., sales and use tax, city prohibited from levying add'l without vote, const. amend.Gerald H. Allen02-04-2020


Gaming industry, campaign contributions to state and legislative candidates and officials prohibitedJim McClendon02-04-2020


Mental health, schools, community mental health counselor, established, St. Bd of Edu., Bd of Trustees of the Alabama Community College System, and Alabama Commission on Higher Education required to adopt rules pertaining to qualifications for individual wishing to be a community mental health counselorAndrew Jones02-06-2020


Solid waste disposal, definition of landfill provided, Sec. 22-27-2 am'd.Greg Albritton02-13-2020


Senior Service Dept., Advisory Bd. of Director, ex. officio members may appt designee, Sec. 38-3-1 am'd.Jim McClendon02-04-2020


Bail, in criminal cases, Section 16, Constitution of Alabama of 1901, am'd, const. amend.David Sessions02-04-2020


Motor vehicles, driver's licenses, ALEA, voluntary designation of disability, Sec. 32-6-6 am'd.Arthur Orr02-13-2020


Nurses, certified register nurse practioner and nurse midwife, collaboration agreements, ratio of physician to nurses, delete patient auth. to select provided, Sec. 34-21-87 am'd.Jim McClendon02-04-2020


Drug paraphernalia, use to analyze or test controlled substances, excluded from criminal violations re use, possession, or sale for use to test or analyze controlled substance, Sec. 13A-12-260 am'd.Jim McClendon02-13-2020


Crimes and offenses, tampering with a consumer product, criminal penalties providedArthur Orr02-04-2020


Public accommodations, requires installation and maintenance of baby diaper changing stations in public accommodations and facilities operated by public utilitiesArthur Orr02-04-2020


Crimes and offenses, drug test, sunthetic urine and urine additions to falsify prohibitedArthur Orr02-13-2020


Military families, requires school districts operating magnet schools to accept enrollment applications for military children where families have received transfer orders to Alabama military installationsWill Barfoot02-06-2020


School Choice and Student Opportunity Act, formation of charter schools on or near military installation, with focus on serving military dependents, authorized, tenure for certificated teachers temporarily serving in charter school preserved, Sec. 16-6F-12 added; Sec. 16-6F-5 am'd.Will Barfoot02-06-2020


Immigration, requiring applicants for business licenses and occupational tax certificates to prove enrollment in and use of E-Verify, exceptions, penalties, Sec. 31-13-15.1 addedArthur Orr02-04-2020


Immigration, to criminalize act of state official or agent adopting policy that intentionally limits or restricts enforcement of immigration laws, Sec. 31-13-5 am'd.Arthur Orr02-13-2020


Colleges and universities, Alabama State University, tuition rates, board of trustees, authorized to extend resident tuition rates to qualified nonresident students of other schoolsBobby D. Singleton02-11-2020


Taxation, recordation tax, mortgages, deeds of trust, etc., recording fee and the distribution thereof further provided, Sec. 40-22-2 am'd.Linda Coleman-Madison02-04-2020


Physical therapy, eliminate requirement for referral from physician or other health care practitioner to perform physical therapy, Secs. 34-24-191, 34-24-210.1, 34-24-217 am'd.Jim McClendon02-04-2020


Military installations, land use planning, counties and municipalities to give notice re tall structures and wind energy facilities, Sec. 11-106-6 added; Secs. 11-106-3, 11-106-4 am'd.Tom Butler02-06-2020


Taxation, Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge Free and Accepted Masons of Alabama and the Most Worshipful Grand Lodge F, and A.M. of Alabama, exempt from sales, county and municipal fees and taxesBobby D. Singleton02-04-2020


Nursing, Board of, by rule, authorized to establish standards for student nurse apprenticeships and to issue apprentice permits, Sec. 34-12-2 am'd.Greg J. Reed02-04-2020


Elmore Co., motor vehicle licensing division, transferred from judge of probate to revenue commissioner, salary of judge of probate and revenue commissioner further provided for, Secs. 45-26-81.40 to 45-26-81.46, inclusive, 41-26-242.20 to 41-26-242.26, inclusive, am'd and renumberedClyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Social Work Examiners, Board of, duties, board authorized to charge and collect fees to verify existence of current license, Sec. 34-30-57 am'd.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Sweet potato, official state vegetable, designatedTom Butler02-06-2020


Law enforcement, to require law enforcement officers to undergo sensitivity training, require law enforcement to recruit social workersRodger Smitherman02-04-2020


Athletic Trainers, Board of, treatment of physically active individual provided, relationship between trainer and supervising or referring physician provided, Jt. Committee of St. Board of Medical Examiners and Board of Athletic Trainers created, Sec. 34-40-3.2 added; Secs. 34-40-2, 34-40-3, 34-40-5, 34-40-6, 34-40-9, 34-40-10, 34-40-15, 34-40-16 am'd.J. T. Waggoner02-04-2020


Private investigation, licensure of private investigator apprentices established, licensure of private investigation agencies required, Secs. 34-25B-12.1, 34-25B-40 to 34-25B-45, inclusive, added; Secs. 34-25B-2, 34-25B-3,34-25B-10, 34-25B-12, 34-25B-14,34-25B-17, 34-25B-22, 34-25B-26 am'd.J. T. Waggoner02-13-2020


Public water utilities, regulation of certain private water system utilities in Class 8 municipalities, Sec. 37-4-2.1 am'd.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Parole, Board of Pardons and Paroles, violations, confinement period for parole violation reduced for time served in holding, Sec. 15-22-32 am'd.Linda Coleman-Madison02-04-2020


Entertainment events, limiting the circumstances in which a ticket vendor or entertainment venue can place restrictions on the resale or transfer of ticketsBobby D. Singleton02-04-2020


Small farm wineries, authorize to sell to consumers or distribute to retailersAndrew Jones02-06-2020


Teachers, St. Board of Education, authorized to issue alternative teaching certificates to qualified former members of Armed Forces, Sec. 16-23-3 am'd.Andrew Jones02-06-2020


Wine festivals authorized, licensed by ABC Board, allow tastings and sale of wine, Sec. 28-3A-20.3 added.Andrew Jones02-04-2020


Opioids, boards certifying prescribing, opiate risk education requiredAndrew Jones02-04-2020


Municipalities, occupational taxes, certain econ. development sites annexed into mun. or in police jurisdiction, employees exempt from tax, muns. prohibited from levying or increasing occupational taxes, Sec. 11-51-91.1 added.Andrew Jones02-04-2020


Water utility, nonprofit corps., rates approved by Public Service Commission, audit by Dept. of Examiners of Public AccountsAndrew Jones02-04-2020


State Auditor, Office abolished, duties and responsibilities transfered to Examiners of Public Accounts Department, const. amend.Andrew Jones02-04-2020


Law enforcement officers, Alabama Peace Officers' Standards and Training Commission (APOSTC) provide mandatory crisis intervention training (CIT), provide continuing educationAndrew Jones02-04-2020


Public utilities, broadband providers, required to report coverage area to Alabama Dept. of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA)Andrew Jones02-04-2020


Juvenile dependency, priorities for existing caregivers and foster parents when placing children adjudicated dependent into permanent living arrangements, Sec. 12-15-314 am'd.Andrew Jones02-04-2020


Child care, allows child care facilities that operate during both daytime and nighttime hours to enroll a child for up to 14 hours of care per 24 hour period, Sec. 38-7-22 addedAndrew Jones02-04-2020


Utility gross receipts tax, Floyd Cherokee Medical Center LLC in Centre exempt, Sec. 40-21-82.1 am'd.Andrew Jones02-04-2020


Competitive bids by co. and city bds of ed and gov't entities, exclusion for purchases through cooperative purchasing agreements to include leases and lease/purchase agreements, Secs. 16-13B-2, 41-16-51 am'd.Andrew Jones02-04-2020


Supervision of violent offenders, require electronic monitoring for release on bail for certain offenses, Sec. 15-13-2 am'd.Cam Ward02-13-2020


Drivers license, suspension, prohibited for failure to pay fines, fees, or court costs, Sec. 32-5A-195 am'd.Cam Ward02-04-2020


Storage facilities, self-service, Self-Service Storage Facilities Act, created, definitions, operator's liens, authorized, Secs. 8-15-40 to 8-15-49, inclusive, added; Secs. 8-15-30 to 8-15-38, inclusive, repealedTim Melson02-04-2020


Controlled substance database, access by board of nursing authorized for monitoring licensees, Sec. 20-2-214 am'd.Greg J. Reed02-04-2020


Class 8 municipalities, weeds, abatement, alternative procedures to declare a public nuisance after prior abatementCam Ward02-11-2020


Motor vehicles, reduced speed school zones, to include schools in a municipality, Secs. 32-5A-181, 32-5A-182, 32-5A-183 am'd.Cam Ward02-13-2020


Elections, political parties and independent candidates for statewide office, number of names required to gain ballot access, reduced, Secs. 17-6-22, 17-9-3 am'd.Cam Ward02-13-2020


Sexual assault, provide for victim notification, provide for certain rights to victims, Sexual Assault Task Force, created, Sexual Assault Survivors Bill of RightsCam Ward02-13-2020


Medical Examiners, required to notify next of kin when retaining organ of deceased, prohibit medical examiner for retaining organ for use not in conjunction with autopsyLinda Coleman-Madison02-04-2020


Motor vehicles, animals, crime to leave an animal in an unattended motor vehicle, immunity to a public safety official who rescues an animal under certain circumstances, Sec. 13A-11-241 am'd.Jimmy Holley02-13-2020


Optometrists, practice of optometry defined, Board of Optometry to regulate, Secs. 20-2-2, 34-22-1 am'd.Tom Whatley02-06-2020


Child support, cases may not be dismissed for failure to serve within specified time periodClyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Sheriff, office vacant or other circumstances, highest ranking deputy to serve, provisions re coroner repealed, Sec. 11-5-5 repealed.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Motor vehicles, nonconforming low-speed vehicles, prohibited from use on public roads unless authorized by ordinance or resolution, conditions for authorization providedClyde Chambliss02-13-2020


Crimes and offenses, theft of shoplifting, crime createdClyde Chambliss02-13-2020


Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact, established to authorize licensed psychologists to practice on a limited basis among compact member statesAndrew Jones02-13-2020


Bail, to provide for additional offenses that would require mandatory denial of bail, Secs. 15-13-2, 15-13-3 am'd.Cam Ward02-04-2020


Bail, criminal cases, const. amendCam Ward02-04-2020


Deferred presentment transactions, term set at 30 days, Sec. 5-18A-13 amd.Arthur Orr02-04-2020


Public records, to create a new Open Records Act, Secs. 36-12-40, 36-12-41 am'd.Cam Ward02-04-2020


Health, St. Bd. of, immunization registry, reports re immunization vaccines, review by providers, Sec. 22-11B-2 am'd.Tim Melson02-13-2020


Insurance Dept., service contract law, expenses related to examination by Commissioner of Insurance, Vehicle Protection Products Act, fees deposited in Insurance Dept. Fund, expense related to exam by commissioner, Secs. 8-32-13, 8-32-14 added.Shay Shelnutt02-13-2020


Insurance, reinsurance, regulation and credit against reserves, adoption of similar to Credit for Reinsurance Model Law by Nat. Assoc. of Insurance Commissioners, Secs. 27-5B-8.1, 27-5B-20 added; Secs. 27-5B-3, 27-5B-9, 27-5B-11, 27-5B-14, 27-5B-19 am'd.Shay Shelnutt02-13-2020


Economic Dev, property adjacent to U.S. Air Force Base, mun. or co. authorized to form authority for development, issuance of bonds, tax exemptionsDavid Burkette02-06-2020


Municipal corporations, ordinances, issuance of summons and complaint in lieu of custodial arrest, further provided for, Sec. 11-45-9.1 am'd.Tim Melson02-04-2020


Higher education, public institutions, provides resident student status to minor children of military service members stationed in Ala., provides that resident student status is valid even if the parent is reassigned out of state, so long as the student maintains continous enrollment at the institution, Sec. 16-64-2 am'd.Tom Whatley02-06-2020


University of Montevalla, makeup of board of trustees revised to include at least one nonresident member appointed at-large, Sec. 16-54-2 am'd.Cam Ward02-11-2020


Crimes and offenses, criminal trespass, unauthorized entry of a critical infrastructure, further provided to include unmanned aircraft systems, Sec. 13A-7-4.3 am'd.Cam Ward02-13-2020


Terrorism, forfeiture of property derived from, authorization of claims by injured parties and law enforcement, allocation of proceeds from forfeiture, civil action for damages, limitationsGerald H. Allen02-04-2020


Concealed carry permits, to create standardized statewide process to issue concealed carry permits for terms of 1 year, 5 years, or permit holder's lifetime, Sec. 13A-11-75.1 repealed; Secs. 13A-11-75, 13A-11-84 am'd.Randy Price02-04-2020


Entertainment districts, municipalities, govening body authorize to establish withtin its corporate limits, Sec. 28-3A-17.1 am'd.Chris Elliott02-13-2020


State Board of Respiratory Therapy, add'l consumer member appointed by Governor, Sec. 34-27B-5 am'd.Linda Coleman-Madison02-11-2020


Crimes and offenses, crimes motivated by race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, or physical or mental disability, to include employment as a law enforcement officer within the protected class, Sec. 13A-5-13 am'd.Chris Elliott02-04-2020


Securities Commission, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Cosmetology and Barbering, Board of, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Private Investigation Board, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Polygraph Examiners Board, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2021.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Auctioneers, State Board of, sunset law review, subject to and continued to Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Alcoholic Beverage Control Board, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Athletic Commission, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2021.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Contractors, Board of, sunset law review, subject to and continued until October 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Statewide 911 Board, sunset law review, subject to and continued until October 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Onsite Wastewater Board, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2023.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Public Accountancy, State Board of, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Liquefied Petroleum Gas Board, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Psychology, Board of Examiners in, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Behavior Analyst Licensing Board, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


General Contractors, State Licensing Board for, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2023.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Insurance Department, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Real Estate Commission, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2021.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Social Work Examiners, Board of, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Electrical Contractors, Board of, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Real Estate Appraisers Board, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Respiratory Therapy, State Board of, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Plumbers and Gas Fitters Examining Board, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Public Service Commission, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Counseling, Board of Examiners in, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Expungement, to expand the expungement of criminal records to include convictions of certain misdemenor offenses, traffic violations, municipal ordinances, and felony offenses, to increase the filing fee for expungements, Secs. 15-27-1, 15-27-2, 15-27-4, 15-27-5, 15-27-7 to 15-27-10, inclusive, 15-27-19 am'd.Cam Ward02-04-2020


ALEA, felony drug trafficking wiretapping, interception of wire, oral, or electronic communications, Attorney General to authorize to apply for court order for intercept and to apply for intercept orders, disclosure of recorded communications, penalties for violations, Secs. 20-2A-1 to 20-2A-15, inclusive, added; Sec. 15-5-40 am'dCam Ward02-04-2020


Assisted Living Administrators, Board of Examiners of, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Court Reporting, Board of, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Electronic Security Board of Licensure, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Funeral Service, Board of, sunset law review, subject to and continued until Oct. 1, 2024.Clyde Chambliss02-04-2020


Education, requires local boards of education to adopt rules requiring schools to play "the Star-Spangled Banner" during school hours at least once a week and also at school-sanctioned sporting eventsGerald H. Allen02-06-2020


Missing and endangered persons, to expand existing law to include missing and endangered persons suffering from a mental or physical disability who are at risk of bodily harm or death. Secs. 26-19A-1 to 26-19A-5, inclusive, am'd.Rodger Smitherman02-13-2020


Individuals with a disability,motor vehicles, handicap parking, windshield placards, issuance further provided for, Secs. 32-6-230, 32-6-231 am'd.Tom Whatley02-04-2020


Education, National Guard, to limit amount of private tuition reimbursed to eligible guard members, Secs. 31-10-20 to 31-10-25, inclusive, repealed; Secs. 31-10-2, 31-10-3, 31-10-4.1 am'd.Tom Whatley02-04-2020


County boards of education, members, term of office from six to four years, Sec. 16-8-2 am'd.Sam Givhan02-04-2020


Firearms, possession and carrying of, certain requirements for, repealed or deleted, Secs. 9-11-304, 13A-11-50, 13A-11-51, 13A-11-52, 13A-11-59, 13A-11-71, 13A-11-73, 13A-11-74, repealed; Sec. 13A-11-61.2 am'd.Gerald H. Allen02-04-2020


Jefferson Co., judges, circuit or district, temporary assignment, prohibiting Chief Justice of the Supreme Court from assigning circuit or district judge to serve within another judicial circuit, Secs. 12-9A-7, 12-9A-8 am'd.Rodger Smitherman02-06-2020


Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act of 2006, legislative intent relating to the expending of funds by the Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources expressedChris Elliott02-11-2020


Toll road and bridge fees, income tax credit for state taxpayers for payments to Ala. Toll Road, Bridge, and Tunnel Authority, Revenue Dept. authorized to adopt rules, funds transferred from sales tax revenue to coverChris Elliott02-04-2020


Taxation, provide income tax deduction, military stationed out of stateDonnie Chesteen02-04-2020


Peace Officers' Standards and Training Commission, education requirement to become a law enforcement officer amended to include nonpublic education, Sec. 36-21-46 am'd.Shay Shelnutt02-04-2020


Lee Co., ignition interlock device, other for of alcohol monitoring device auth. to be used in lieu of ignition interlock device if ordered by courtTom Whatley02-04-2020


National Guard benefits, increase survivor and education benefits, Secs. 31-3-2, 31-6-4, 31-12-1, 31-12-2 am'd.Tom Whatley02-04-2020

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