Legislative Summary

Fine Geddie & Associates provides a newsletter of candid assessment and background information on bills currently in the Alabama Legislature.

Published weekly during the Regular Session. Special Reports are published during elections and special sessions.

MARCH 13, 2019 | Week TWO: GOVERNOR KAY IVEY SIGNS REBUILD ALABAMA ACT INTO LAW

State lawmakers overwhelmingly passed a landmark infastructure package on Tuesday, and Governor Kay Ivey signed the Rebuild Alabama Act into law within hours. Continue reading

WEEK TWO - BILLING TRACKING REPORT

MARCH 7, 2019 | Week One: Special Session on Infrastructure underway - State budget picture looks healthy for 2020

When legislators resume the Regular Session, they will approach the budget-writing process with unusually robust revenue forecasts for the upcoming year. Alabama is one of only three states with separate budgets. Continue reading

WEEK ONE - BILLING TRACKING REPORT
How to Read the New Bill Tracking Report Format | Senate & House Committee Abbreviations

MARCH 6, 2019 | Governor Calls Special Legislative Session on Infrastructure

Last night, Governor Kay Ivey called the Alabama Legislature into a Special Session focused on transportation infrastructure, and lawmakers convened at 9:30 a.m. today. The governor's proclamation specified three issues for consideration. Read more

FEBRUARY 1, 2019 | A new quadrennium is underway

Now that the inaugural ceremonies have concluded and our office holders have settled in, we want to give you a pre-session report on a few agenda items. The 2019 Regular Session will convene on March 5 and will conclude by June 17. Read more