PROPOSED BY THE RULES COMMITTEE
FOR TUESDAY, APRIL 1, 2014
THE 28th LEGISLATIVE DAY
HR ______ SPECIAL ORDER CALENDAR BY: HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE LEGISLATURE OF
ALABAMA, That immediately upon the adoption of this resolution, the following business, in the
order set forth below, shall be the special and paramount order of business for the 28th legislative
day taking precedence over the regular order of business or any pending or unfinished business.
Senator Williams-Representative Nordgren:
Wind Energy Conversion Systems, regulation provided for, Public Service Commission required to
issue permit, certification by licensed engineer required, regulation of location, design, and
installation of systems, Alabama Wind Energy Conversion Act
Senator Orr-Representative Roberts:
Public authorities, contracts for public works, sealed bids, error in publication does not prevent
contract from being bid if authority shows proof of submission of advertisement, Sec. 39-2-2, 41-16-24, 41-16-54 am'd.
Senator Ward-Representative Jones:
Secured Transactions, Uniform Commercial Code, Secs. 7-9A-102, 7-9A-105, 7-9A-307, 7-9A-311,
7-9A-316, 7-9A-317, 7-9A-326, 7-9A-406, 7-9A-408, 7-9A-502, 7-9A-503, 7-9A-507, 7-9A-515, 7-9A-516, 7-9A-518, 7-9A-521, 7-9A-607 am'd; Secs. 7-9A-801 to 7-9A-809, inclusive, added
Senator Allen-Representative Johnson (R):
State Board of Licensure for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors, applicants required to
pass board approved versus an 8-hour written exam, board authorized to contract with
independent testing agency, simple majority of board a quorum, Secs. 34-11-1, 34-11-4, 34-11-6,
Senator Orr-Representative Collins:
Securities Commission, exemption to Secs. 8-6-3 to 8-6-9, inclusive, limited to offerings of
securities conducted in state to residents of the state only, new parameters for the investments
established, Sec. 8-6-11 am'd.
Senator Blackwell-Representative Hill:
Insurance Department, health organizations, included in risk-based capital regulation, risk retention
groups included in definition of insurers, risk retention acts, financial statements filed with
commissioner, code of ethics, Secs. 27-2B-14.1, 27-3A-3.1 added; Secs. 10A-20-6.16, 22-21-374,
22-21A-23, 27-2B-2, 27-2B-3, 27-2B-4, 27-2B-7, 27-2B-10, 27-6B-2, 27-6B-4, 27-3A-3 am'd.
Senator Orr-Representative Vance:
Division of Purchasing, Finance Department, authorized to purchase personal property from
vendors not on statewide contract under certain conditions, exemption, Sec. 41-4-110 am'd.
Senator Orr-Representative Poole:
Business and Nonprofit Entities Code, merger and conversion provisions revised, Secs. 10A-1-4.02, 10A-1-8.01, 10A-1-8.02, 10A-1-8.04 am'd.
Senator Brewbaker-Representative McClammy:
Real estate appraisers, licensure, consideration of applicant's criminal conviction, Sec. 34-27A-7
Senator Taylor-Representative Boothe:
Motor vehicle license tags, renewals, additional time for deployed military, Sec. 32-6-65 am'd.
Senator Bussman-Representative Sanderford:
Insurance Department, licensing of insurance producers, title insurance agents, or independent
adjusters, applicants, fingerprinting for criminal background check, provisions regarding transfer to
National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC's) deleted, Secs. 27-7-4.4, 27-9A-17, 27-25-4.6 am'd.
Senator Dial-Representative Laird:
Military, Military Department, Armory Commission, money from rental of armory to be paid to the
Armory Commission, Sec. 31-4-15 am'd.
Senator Fielding-Representative Black:
Property, Alabama Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act, created
Senator Coleman-Representative Melton:
Motor vehicles, child passenger restraints, Alabama Head Injury Foundation, 20 percent of funds
distributed to Alabama Head Injury Foundation earmarked to cover administrative costs,
transferred to Public Health Department, Sec. 32-5-222 am'd.
Senator Coleman-Representative Robinson (O):
Motor vehicle registrations, counties authorized to offer two-year registrations, payment of fees and
Senator Keahey-Representative Brown:
Board of Funeral Service, continuing education required of licensees, exemptions, renewal notices
provided electronically, Sec. 34-13-53 am'd.
Senator Beasley-Representative McMillan:
Municipalities, weeds, abatement, alternative procedures to declare a public nuisance after prior
Senator Bedford-Representative Laird:
Mental Health Finance Authority, sale and lease of real property, exempt from requirement that
State Land Division of Conservation and Natural Resources Department competitively bid, Sec. 9-15-82 am'd.
Senator Coleman-Representative Warren:
Department of Labor, maximum compensation of members of Board of Appeals increased from
$100 to $150 daily with maximum annually increased from $24,000 to $36,000 annually, Sec. 25-2-12 am'd.
Senator Orr-Representative Clouse:
Attorney General's Litigation Support Fund, limitation on deposits removed, detailed reporting
required, Sec. 36-15-4.2 am'd.
Senator Orr-Representative Williams (P):
Employees' Retirement System and Teachers' Retirement System, part-time service by retirees as
independent contractors authorized, written notice to system required, Secs. 16-25-26, 36-27-8.2