Legislative Bill Tracking

2016 Regular Session

Instrument
Subject
Companion
Bill
SponsorStatusCommitteeCommittee
Recommendation
Last Action DateEffective Date
4 HB4
Public education employees and certain other employees, compensation increased for FY 2007-2008, retired persons under Teacher's Retirement System and certain persons under Employees' Retirement System, one-time lump sum payment, appropriation
Sells 1st Reading W&ME 02/02/2016
12 HB12
Colleges and universities, carrying of concealed pistols on campuses under certain conditions authorized, const. amend.
Butler 1st Reading Education Policy 02/02/2016
34 HB34
Alabama's Renewal Act, certain tax credits for the state's port facilities and other tax credits, authorized, Secs. 40-18-400 to 40-18-403, inclusive, 40-18-410 to 40-189-416, inclusive, added
McCutcheon Governor Signed FR&ED 04/05/2016
36 HB 36
Small Business Act, tax credits for small business employers authorized under certain conditions, Sec. 40-18-321 am'd
South Passed House of Origin FR&ED 2nd Reading with Amendment 03/01/2016
59 H459
State Employees' Health Ins. Plan and Public Ed. Employees' Health Ins. Plan, creation of Public Employees' Health Ins. Bd to govern the plans, ...
Pettus 1st Reading SG 03/22/2016
61 H461
Open Meetings Act, excludes boards of trustees of institutions of higher education created by statute
Hall 1st Reading E&CF 03/22/2016
67 H467
Specifies information to be included in the annual & actuarial report and requires Bds of Control to adopt reporting standards
Williams, P. 1st Reading SG 03/23/2016
68 H468
Provides governance provisions that apply to the Bds of Control of Teachers' Retirement/Employees' Retirement System
Williams, P. 1st Reading SG 03/23/2016
117 HB117
This bill makes appropriations for the support, maintenance and development of public education in Alabama, for debt service, and for capital outlay for the fiscal year ending September 20, 2017.
Poole Governor Signed Senate FT&E 04/26/2016
121 HB121
Public education employees, salary increase, including K-12 and certain other designated education institutions, liability insurance program to be established
Poole Governor Signed Senate FT&E 04/26/2016
123 HB123
Supplemental appropriations for FY ending September 20, 2015, from ETF to Legislature, Department of VA, Department of Human Resources and Commission of Higher Education
HB122 Poole Governor Signed Senate FT&E 05/03/2016
125 HB125
Schools, Rewarding Advancement in Instruction and Student Excellence (RAISE) Act of 2016, procedure for evaluating performance of K-12 and postsecondary education teachers and principals
Collins Passed House of Origin ED&YA 2nd Reading 03/03/2016
153 HB153
Public contracts, 5 percent preference for resident businesses under certain conditions, verification of satisfaction of criteria by Finance Department, Made in America Ac
Ford 1st Reading SG 02/09/2016
154 HB154
Teachers' Retirement System, cost-of-living increase authorized
SB193, HB14, HB67, SB100 Ford 1st Reading W&ME 02/09/2016
194 HB194
Competitive bids, rebid if only one bid for a public contract is submitted
Rogers 1st Reading SG 02/11/2016
197 HB197
Proposes amend. to Constitution of Ala. of 1901 provide regular sessions of legislature for nonbudgetary matters and fiscal sessions of legislature for appropriations for biennial periodS for all funds
Poole 1st Reading W&ME 02/11/2016
198 HB198
To provide for the implementation of biennial budgeting periods, this bill changes statutory meeting dates of Legislature by providing changed meeting dates of the Legislature
Poole 1st Reading W&ME 02/11/2016
199 HB199
Amends the Budget Management Act of 1976 to provide for biennial budget periods, annual fiscal accountin
Poole 1st Reading W&ME 02/11/2016
206 HB206
Public education employees and other employees, compensation increased for FY 2007-2008, retired persons under TRS and persons under ERS, onetime lump-sum payment
SB223 Ford 1st Reading W&ME 02/11/2016
209 HB209
Lottery, authorized, Alabama Lottery Corporation, created, distrib. of revenues for college scholarships
HB10, HB13, HB208, S19 Ford 1st Reading ED&T 02/11/2016
217 HB217
Taxation, tax credit, employer provided a tax credit for employing an apprentic
Baker 1st Reading W&ME 02/11/2016
224 HB224
Taxation, tax credits for certain capital contributions to small businesses in Alabama
Garrett Final w/Amendment W&ME 04/05/2016
227 HB227
Appropriations, supplemental appropriations for fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, from Education Trust Fund to the Legislature
Poole House Concur; Gov. Exe. Amd. F&TE 03/08/2016
230 HB230
Colleges /Universities, ethics training for governing boards req., to file ethics compliance form
JD Williams 1st Reading/Senate ED&YA 04/05/2016
234 HB234
Driver's licenses, third party agents issuing examinations, driver education instructors at private driving schools
SB140 Ford 1st Reading PS&HS 02/16/2016
239 HB239
Public contracts, govt entities precluded from contracts with entities that boycott certain persons/entities
Gaston 1st Reading SG 02/16/2016
247 HB247
Community College System, establish as a body corporate, employees hired after January 1, 2017 not subject to Students First Act of 2011
SB246 McMillan 1st Reading EP 02/16/2016
340 HB340
National Guard, higher education, members classified as residents for purposes of in?state tuition
Ford 1st Reading W&ME 02/25/2016
390 HB390
Innovation Act, established, tax credits for qualified research expenses, authorized under certain conditions
Pringle 1st Reading T&R 03/10/2016
397 HB397
Emergency Medical Control Committee, membership, voting, EMS Advisory Board abolished
SB339 Weaver 1st Reading HLTH 03/15/2016
414 HB414
Colleges, allow football to be played at public two-year junior and community colleges
Givan 1st Reading EP 03/15/2016
Instrument
Subject
Companion
Bill
SponsorStatusCommitteeCommittee
Recommendation
Last Action DateEffective Date
16 SB16
Appropriation process, shared revenue fund established, distribution of certain revenue above amount of revenue in the General Fund and ETF prior to act.
SB15 Sanford 1st Reading F&TE 02/02/2016
69 SB69
Legislative standing committees, granted subpoena powers, authority to administer oaths, immunity, penalty
Brewbaker 1st Reading JUDY 02/03/2016
86 SB86
Colleges and universities, local boards of education, schools prohibited from using public funds or property to advocate for or against ballot measures
Orr 2nd Reading FR&ED 02/11/2016
90 SB90
Taxation, tax credit for employers employing apprentices, Apprenticeship Tax Credit Act
Orr Passed Senate Sent to House House W&M Education 02/23/2016
119 SB119
legislative authority vested in a Legislature consisting of one chamber, const. amend.
Pittman 1st Reading GA 02/03/2016
120 SB120
Term limits, members of Senate and House of Representatives limited to three consecutive full terms, const. amend.
Pittman 2nd Reading C&E 02/11/2016
129 SB129
Appropriations, ETF Budget Stabilization Fund and the ETF Advancement and Technology Fund to the ETF for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2017.
HB23, SB16 Sanford 1st Reading F&TE 02/03/2016
137 SB137
Labor, restriction on the percentage of temporary employees a company that received incentives may employ, Sec. 41-29-2.1 added
Singleton 1st Reading FR&ED 02/03/2016
150 SB150
State agencies, construction or building projects, rules, specifications, etc., changes not to apply after start of project
SB92 Pittman 1st Reading GA 02/09/2016
161 SB161
Competitive bidding, preferred vendor status given to businesses owned by veterans who were deployed for Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan) or Operation Iraqi Freedom (Iraq), Sec. 41-16-20 am'd.
Dial 1st Reading GA 02/09/2016
162 SB162
Competitive bid law, providing length of time contracts for services, excepting voice/wireless communications services
HB170 Dial 2nd Reading As GA 02/16/2016
190 SB190
Travel expenses, state employees, use of personal vehicle for official duties, mileage, reimbursement formula changed, American Automobile Association Daily Fuel Gauge Report, Sec. 36-7-22 am'd.
Orr 1st Reading F&TG 02/09/2016
222 SB222
Massage Therapy, Board of, massage therapists further regulated, penalties increased, Secs. 34-43- 3, 34-43-5, 34-43-6, 34-43-7, 34-43-9, 34-43-11, 34- 43-12, 34-43-14, 34-43-15, 34-43-17, 34-43-20, 34- 43-21 am'd; Sec. 34-43-10 repealed
HB167 Smitherman 1st Reading FR&ED 02/11/2016
223 HB223
Public education employees, salary increase, including K-12 and certain other designated education institutions, liability insurance program to be established by Finance Department in consultation with Education Department
HB121 Smitherman 1st Reading F&TE 02/11/2016
236 SB236
Teachers' Retirement System, cost-of-living increase authorized
Smitherman 1st Reading F&TE 02/16/2016
246 SB246
Community College System, establish as a body corporate, employees hired after January 1, 2017 not subject to Students First Act of 2011, board of trustees of system to establish procedures for discipline and tenure, powers re acquisition of property prov
HB247 Pittman 1st Reading ED&YA 02/16/2016
249 SB249
Public education employees, salary increase, including K-12 and certain other designated education institutions, liability insurance program to be established by Finance Department in consultation with Education Department
Singleton 1st Reading F&TE 02/16/2016
253 SB253
Term limits, Senate,House of Representatives, board, commission, receiving state funding, limited two consecutive full terms
Pittman 1st Reading GA 02/17/2016
257 SB257
Public education employees, salary increase, including K-12 other designated institutions, liability insurance program established by Finance Department with Education Department
Smitherman 1st Reading F&TE 02/17/2016
311 SB311
Teachers' Retirement System, cost-of-living increase authorized
Beasley 1st Reading F&TE 03/01/2016
316 SB316
Schools, Preparing and Rewarding Educational Professionals (PREP) Act of 2016
Marsh 1st Reading ED&YA 03/01/2016
318 SB318
Education, Alabama Student and Parent Privacy Act, public school student and teacher information collection and disclosure limited to academic purposes, civil penalties for violations
Reed 1st Reading ED&YA 03/01/2016
334 SB334
Schools, dual enrollment, high school students taking college courses, authorized
Orr 1st Reading F&TE 03/08/2016
339 SB339
Emergency Medical Control Committee, membership, voting, EMS Advisory Board abolishe
Dial 1st Reading HLTH 03/10/2016
376 SB376
Retirement Systems of Alabama, annual report and actuarial report of Bds. of Control of ERS and TRS, additional information required, adoption of investment reporting standards required
Bussman 1st Reading FR&ED 04/05/2016
386 SB386
Student journalists at public institutions of higher education , fr eedom of speech and freedom of the press provided with certain exceptions
Whatley 1st Reading ED&YA 04/05/2016
387 SB387
Retirement Systems of Alabama, certain provisions of the Alabama Uniform Trust Code to apply to Boards of Control
Stutts 1st Reading FR&ED 04/05/2016