By Brandon Moseley
Alabama Political Reporter
The Alabama State Legislature failed to get a quorum on Tuesday or Wednesday because of the weather that prevented so many legislators from reaching Montgomery. On Thursday however both the Alabama House and Senate were able to go into session at 1:00 pm.
Following the short session State Representative Christopher John England (D) from Tuscaloosa said, “House has adjourned until Tuesday (2/4). Today the House passed HB88 dealing with unemployment compensation, HB44 relating to the annual license tax and registration fee with respect to truck tractors, HB89 concerning municipal annexations, HB129 relating to sales and use tax, HB102 which establishes the Alabama Home Buyers Initiative Act, HB27 which increases the punishment for breaking into an unoccupied dwelling, HB58 which creates additional penalties for boating under the influence, and HB47 which creates rules and regulations for the use of tracking devices. If you want to take a look at the bills we passed today or any other house bills that have been passed or introduced, hit the link below. As always, if you have any questions, concerns, issues, complaints, or if you just want to call me a bunch of names, please don’t hesitate to contact me. Looking forward to hearing from you.”