Volume 20 Number 6 - May 3, 2019 14th & 15th legislative days Legislation to Allow Electric Utilities to Provide Broadband Approved by House of Representatives After extended debate on Thursday, the House approved HB400 by Rep. Randall Shedd (R – Cullman), which will allow electric co-ops, municipal...

Volume 19 Number 12 - March 30, 2018 24th, 25th, & 26th legislative days Legislature Adjourns Sine Die, Approves Economic Development Bill The legislature adjourned sine die on Thursday, March 29, three weeks earlier than required. Leaving four legislative days unused, legislators returned home to campaign for reelection. Prior to...

Volume 19 Number 11 - March 23, 2018 21st, 22nd, & 23rd legislative days Rural Broadband Bill Delivered to the Governor SB 149, which establishes the Alabama Broadband Accessibility Fund, received final approval by the legislature this week and was delivered to the Governor for her signature. The House...