HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
The Alabama House of Representatives has conclude its
2013 Regular Session.
The 2014 Regular Session is scheduled to convene
on Tuesday, January 14.
The Alabama House of Representatives is comprised of 105 members. Each member represents a district of approximately 40,000 people. The members of the House are elected to four-year terms. Members of the House must be 21 at the time of their election, and must have been citizens of Alabama for three years, having lived in their respective districts for at least one year immediately preceding their election.
The Speaker of the House is a member of the body and is elected by his colleagues to serve as the presiding officer.
All revenue raising matters must originate in the House just as in the Congress of the United States. It takes a quorum of 53 members to conduct business, and a majority of a quorum can pass any bill except a constitutional amendment, which requires 63 votes. An appropriation to a non-government organization such as a private college requires a two-thirds vote of those elected.
Please Note: Messages including those relative to specific legislation, should be directed to individual members, via telephone, postal correspondence or personal e-mail and that information can be found on the House alphabetical listing page.
For members that do not list a personal email address or you find a problem with a personal email address, please use the following format using the member's email@example.com. For members that do not use email or if you wish to contact all members at once, please use the general email address for the House.
It can be reached by clicking here. You should include the name of the House member you wish to contact or "For All Members" in the subject line of the e-mail.
Be Advised: The general e-mail address is a central post office that House employees use to forward a printed copy of the email to members. Therefore, messages sent here should not be considered personal, privileged, or confidential communication.
For comments, suggestions, or questions relating to the content of the House of Representatives portion of this website, please contact Clay Redden at (334) 242-4753.