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2020-14 Regular Session 2020 House Bill 147 This act prohibits any municipality that does not have an occupational tax in effect prior to February 1, 2020, from imposing an occupational tax unless the municipality is specifically authorized to do so by local law.....more 3/3/2020 HB-147
2020-16 Regular Session 2020 House Bill 94 This act proposes an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, relating to Talladega County, to: (1) provide that a person may use deadly physical force, and is legally presumed to be justified in using deadly physical force in self-defense or defense of another person, if the person reasonably believes that another person is using or about to use physical force against an employee, volunteer, member of a church, or any other person authorized to be on the premises of the church when the....more Contingent upon ratification. HB-94
2020-30 Regular Session 2020 House Bill 140 This act amends Section 22-27-2, Code of Alabama 1975, to allow sanitary landfills to be covered with earth or an alternative cover approved by the Alabama Department of Environmental Management in compliance with federal law and United States Environmental Protection Agency rules to achieve a level of performance equal to or greater than earthen cover material.....more 6/1/2020 HB-140
2020-31 Regular Session 2020 House Bill 158 This act adds Section 40-29-20.1 to the Code of Alabama 1975, to prohibit private auditing or collecting firms from recovering certain expenses, including professional service fees, travel costs, personnel-related expenses, and auditing costs, from taxpayers.....more 3/11/2020 HB-158
2020-34 Regular Session 2020 House Bill 157 This act amends Sections 12-15-319 and 26-10A-17, Code of Alabama 1975, to: (1) provide that when determining whether to terminate parental rights over a child, the juvenile court is required to consider the best interests of a child, including the child’s relationship with his or her foster parents and the existence of any significant emotional ties that have developed between the child and his or her current foster parents; (2) provide that a juvenile court is not required to consider a relati....more 3/11/2020 HB-157
2020-35 Regular Session 2020 House Bill 171 This act proposes an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, relating to Pickens County, to provide that the county superintendent of education shall be elected by the qualified electors of the county.....more Contingent upon ratification. HB-171
2020-36 Regular Session 2020 House Bill 186 This act makes the following supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020: from the Alabama State Board of Midwifery Fund to the Alabama State Board of Midwifery in the amount of $25,000; from the Genetic Counseling Fund to the Alabama Board of Genetic Counseling in the amount of $70,000; from the Alabama Bail Bond Board Fund to the Alabama Professional Bail Bonding Board in the amount of $61,620; from the Forever Wild Land Trust Fund to the Board of Forever Wild Lan....more 3/12/2020 HB-186
2020-39 Regular Session 2020 House Bill 272 This act revises deadlines for candidates to qualify for the November 3, 2020, general election schedule to accommodate the dates of the 2020 Republican National Convention and to provide that this is a one-time occurrence. ....more 3/30/2020 HB-272
2020-40 Regular Session 2020 Senate Bill 12 This act amends Sections 26-19A-1, 26-19A-2, 26-19A-3, 26-19A-4, and 26-19A-5, Code of Alabama 1975, to: (1) change the name of the Missing Senior Citizen Alert Act to the Missing and Endangered Persons Alert Act; and (2) provide that an alert shall be activated when a person is reported missing and the person is living with a mental disability, physical disability, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, or autism and is at risk of bodily harm or death. ....more 6/1/2020 SB-12
2020-41 Regular Session 2020 Senate Bill 16 This act continues the existence and functioning of the Board of Examiners of Assisted Living Administrators until October 1, 2024.....more 3/30/2020 SB-16
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