House Judiciary

Committee Members

Bills Currently In This Committee

  • HB64 - Sovereign immunity, immunity for offiers, employees, agents of the state, including certain employees of local school boards and State Board of Education, codified
  • HB75 - Forfeitures, Comprehensive Criminal Proceeds Forfeiture Act, seizure and forfeiture of property and proceeds related to certain criminal offenses further provided for, disposal of forfeited property, interests of owners and lienholders in property provided for
  • HB76 - Crimes and offenses, possession of marijuana, violation punishable by a fine only, Secs. 13A-12-213, 13A-12-214 am'd.
  • HB79 - Courts, certain court costs and docket fees revert to the General Fund
  • HB297 - Self Defense, person who actively pursues an aggressor after the initial confrontation is not justified in using physical force in self defense or in defense of another, Trayvon Martin Act, Sec.13A-3-23 am'd.
  • HB68 - Civil liability, volunteer fire departments and rescue squads, protection from civil liability expanded to include responses to emergency calls for medical assistance, Sec. 6-5-335 am'd.
  • HB58 - Driving or operating a vehicle or vessel under the influence of alcohol or drugs, criminal negligent homicide or assault in the first degree amended to include, Secs. 13A-6-4, 13A-6-20 am'd; Sec. 32-5A-192 repealed
  • HB2 - Business entities, limited liability companies, formation of company agreement, filing, notice third parties, rights where operating agreement silent, Secs. 10A-1-1.03, 10A-1-1.08 am'd.; Secs. 10A-5-1.01 to 10A-5-9.06, inclusive, repealed; Secs. 10A-5A-1.01 to 10A-5A-12.08, inclusive, added
  • HB12 - 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
  • HB14 - Criminal sex offenders over age 21, sex offenses against child 12 years of age or younger, surgical castration required prior to release from custody of Corrections Department
  • HB22 - Attorneys, certain contracts for legal services voidable, recovery of attorneys fees and expenses, Sec. 34-3-25 am'd.
  • HB25 - Civil procedure, limited liability for certain motocycle and 4 wheel off road events
  • HB27 - Burglary in the second degree, requirement that dwelling-house be lawfully occupied, removed, Sec. 13A-7-6 am'd.
  • HB29 - Crimes, felonies, mandatory minimum sentences when committed while wearing a bullet proof vest or other body armor, Sec. 13A-5-6 am'd.
  • HB32 - 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
  • HB35 - Legislature, communication between legislator and employees and officers of the Legislature is privileged, const. amend.
  • HB45 - Ten Commandments, display of on state property and at public schools, authorized, const. amend.
  • HB47 - Criminal Procedure, criminal surveillance, judge authorized to issue warrant for installation, removal, maintenance, use, and monitoring of tracking device upon written application of law enforcement officer or district attorney
  • HB55 - Law enforcement officers, murdered in line of duty, state employee granted administrative leave for trial under certain conditions
  • HB104 - Marijuana, medical necessity, defense against prosecution
  • HB105 - Taxpayers' Bill of Rights, Uniform Revenue Procedures Act, broader "innocent spouse" relief, taxpayer appeals, revenue rulings from Department of Revenue, Alabama Tax Appeals Commission, Secs. 40-2A-3, 40-2A-4, 40-2A-5, 40-2A-7, 40-2A-8, 40-2A-11, 40-18-27 am'd.; Sec. 40-2A-9 repealed; Secs. 40-2B-1 to 40-2B-25, inclusive, added
  • HB113 - Criminal procedure, new classes of capital offense, reduce appeal time, Sec. 13A-5-40 am'd.
  • HB116 - Courts, district and small claims division, jurisdictional limits increased, Secs.12-11-30, 12-12-30, 12-19-71, 12-19-72 am'd
  • HB133 - Human trafficking, Uniform Act on Prevention of and Remedies for Human Trafficking, adoption, Secs. 13A-6-150 to 13A-6-160, inclusive, 13A-6-170 repealed
  • HB153 - Criminal procedure, hearsay statements of a child, admissible if child was under 12 years of age at the time statement was given, Sec. 15-25-31 am'd.
  • HB163 - 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.
  • HB170 - Municipal judges and magistrates for municipal courts authorized to issue warrant recall fee for failure to appear for municipal ordinance or traffic violation, distrib. to municipal corrections fund
  • HB204 - Service animals, to prohibit interference with under certain conditions, to prohibit the injury or intentional killing of a service animal, to provide criminal penalties, to require restitution
  • HB205 - Probate court, court costs, payable at discretion of court when pleading filed, security deposits for court costs authorized, Sec. 12-19-43 am'd.
  • HB207 - Marijuana, medical necessity, defense against prosecution
  • HB216 - Criminal procedure, new classes of capital offense, reduce appeal time, Fair Justice Act
  • HB217 - Criminal witnesses, contact with by criminal defendant prohibited without notice to prosecutor, penalties for violations, Defense Initiated Victims Outreach initiative, funding of by public funds prohibited, Sec. 15-23-73 am'd.
  • HB218 - Criminal procedure, new classes of capital offense, Secs. 13A-5-40, 13A-5-49 am'd.
  • HB219 - Jurors, service in criminal cases, names of sealed, contact by parties with for specified puposes prohibited, procedures for contact with jurors, penalties for violation
  • HB224 - Rape, sodomy, burglary in the first degree, person convicted of these crimes under certain conditions sentenced to minimum of 20 yrs in prison if victim is 65 yrs old or older, Secs. 13A-6-61, 13A-6-63, 13A-7-5 am'd.
  • HB238 - Judge of probate, estates, bond of conservators, executors, administrators, liability limited unless grossly negligent, judicial immunity further provided for, Secs. 26-3-13, 43-2-82 am'd.
  • HB241 - Contracts, use of restrictive convenants clarified, Sec. 8-1-1 repealed
  • HB251 - Property, Alabama Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act, created
  • HB259 - Jurors, persons 70 years of age or older authorized to request exemption from jury service, removal from master list of potential jurors, reinstatement
  • HB262 - Courts, district, small claims division, jurisdiction increased, filing fees remain as were before increased jurisdiction, Secs. 12-11-30, 12-12-31, 12-19-71, 12-19-72 am'd.
  • HB275 - Death penalty, moratorium on imposition and execution not to exceed three years, procedure for administering
  • HB277 - Assault in the third degree, if assault is committed by a person 21 years of age or older against a person who is less than 18 years of age on school property, school bus, or at a school-sponsored function, penalties increased, Sec. 13A-6-22 am'd.
  • HB278 - Civil judgments, interest accrues from date of judgment, Sec. 8-8-10 am'd.
  • HB283 - Crimes and offenses, sales tax, possession or use of automated sales suppression device, or phantom-ware, prohibited, penalties, statute of limitation, Sec. 40-29-121 added; Sec. 40-29-119 am'd.
  • HB289 - Grandparents, visitation with grandchildren, petition procedure and burden of proof established, Sec. 30-3-4.1 repealed
  • HB293 - Courts, private judges requirements to serve, former appellate judges eligible to serve, Attorney General, defense of cases brought against private judge, Secs. 12-11A-2, 12-11A-4, 12-11A-7, 12-11A-8 am'd.; Act 2012-266, 2012 Reg. Sess., am'd.
  • HB317 - Criminal charges or convictions for certain felony or misdemeanor offenses, petition for expungement of records authorized under certain conditions, procedures
  • HB325 - Felonies, statute of limitations increased under certain conditions, exceptions, prosecution of theft by deception and certain securities violations extended until discovery of deception, Secs. 8-6-18, 13A-8-2, 15-3-1 am'd.
  • HB337 - Public education, definitions, arrest warrants, public school employees, issuance of arrest warrant for actions occurring while performing official duties, procedures
  • HB341 - Supreme Court, rules, publication by Secretary of State in Acts of Alabama, requirement deleted, Sec. 12-2-19 am'd.
  • HB343 - Bestiality and possession of obscene matter depicting bestiality, crime established, penalties
  • HB357 - Driving under the influence, crime further defined, term "under the influence" defined, Sec. 32-5A-191 am'd
  • HB363 - Protection From Abuse Act, injunction against adult child of victim, authorized, Sec. 30-5-2 am'd.
  • HB364 - Good Samaritan Law, providers of safe shelter in severe weather, granted civil immunity for providing safe shelter, Act 2011-579, 2011 Reg. Sess., am'd; Sec. 6-5-332 am'd
  • HB370 - Airbag fraud, crime of created, penalties, enhanced penalties for physical injury, Sec. 13A-11-270 am'd, Sec. 13A-11-271 repealed
  • HB374 - Marriage dissolution education programs, participation is required for certain parties in marital dissolution actions with minor children; program requirements established, fees
  • HB376 - Juvenile court, exclusive jurisdiction, termination of parental rights, Legislative intent, Sec. 12-15-114 am'd.
  • HB379 - Capital punishment, person or entity who participates in an execution or performs any ancillary function shall be confidential, Sec. 15-18-82.1 am'd.
  • HB380 - Controlled substances, additional penalties for convictions of, addition drug-related crimes included, driver's license suspension required for additional convictions for drug-related convictions, Secs. 13A-12-281, 13A-12-291 am'd.

Bills/Committee History - Current Session

  • HB2 - Business entities, limited liability companies, formation of company agreement, filing, notice third parties, rights where operating agreement silent, Secs. 10A-1-1.03, 10A-1-1.08 am'd.; Secs. 10A-5-1.01 to 10A-5-9.06, inclusive, repealed; Secs. 10A-5A-1.01 to 10A-5A-12.08, inclusive, added
  • HB12 - 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
  • HB14 - Criminal sex offenders over age 21, sex offenses against child 12 years of age or younger, surgical castration required prior to release from custody of Corrections Department
  • HB22 - Attorneys, certain contracts for legal services voidable, recovery of attorneys fees and expenses, Sec. 34-3-25 am'd.
  • HB25 - Civil procedure, limited liability for certain motocycle and 4 wheel off road events
  • HB27 - Burglary in the second degree, requirement that dwelling-house be lawfully occupied, removed, Sec. 13A-7-6 am'd.
  • HB29 - Crimes, felonies, mandatory minimum sentences when committed while wearing a bullet proof vest or other body armor, Sec. 13A-5-6 am'd.
  • HB32 - 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
  • HB35 - Legislature, communication between legislator and employees and officers of the Legislature is privileged, const. amend.
  • HB45 - Ten Commandments, display of on state property and at public schools, authorized, const. amend.
  • HB47 - Criminal Procedure, criminal surveillance, judge authorized to issue warrant for installation, removal, maintenance, use, and monitoring of tracking device upon written application of law enforcement officer or district attorney
  • HB55 - Law enforcement officers, murdered in line of duty, state employee granted administrative leave for trial under certain conditions
  • HB58 - Driving or operating a vehicle or vessel under the influence of alcohol or drugs, criminal negligent homicide or assault in the first degree amended to include, Secs. 13A-6-4, 13A-6-20 am'd; Sec. 32-5A-192 repealed
  • HB64 - Sovereign immunity, immunity for offiers, employees, agents of the state, including certain employees of local school boards and State Board of Education, codified
  • HB68 - Civil liability, volunteer fire departments and rescue squads, protection from civil liability expanded to include responses to emergency calls for medical assistance, Sec. 6-5-335 am'd.
  • HB75 - Forfeitures, Comprehensive Criminal Proceeds Forfeiture Act, seizure and forfeiture of property and proceeds related to certain criminal offenses further provided for, disposal of forfeited property, interests of owners and lienholders in property provided for
  • HB76 - Crimes and offenses, possession of marijuana, violation punishable by a fine only, Secs. 13A-12-213, 13A-12-214 am'd.
  • HB79 - Courts, certain court costs and docket fees revert to the General Fund
  • HB104 - Marijuana, medical necessity, defense against prosecution
  • HB105 - Taxpayers' Bill of Rights, Uniform Revenue Procedures Act, broader "innocent spouse" relief, taxpayer appeals, revenue rulings from Department of Revenue, Alabama Tax Appeals Commission, Secs. 40-2A-3, 40-2A-4, 40-2A-5, 40-2A-7, 40-2A-8, 40-2A-11, 40-18-27 am'd.; Sec. 40-2A-9 repealed; Secs. 40-2B-1 to 40-2B-25, inclusive, added
  • HB113 - Criminal procedure, new classes of capital offense, reduce appeal time, Sec. 13A-5-40 am'd.
  • HB114 - Crimes and offenses, public safety communications, interference with, crime established, interferences with a public safety communication or damage to equipment, penalties
  • HB116 - Courts, district and small claims division, jurisdictional limits increased, Secs.12-11-30, 12-12-30, 12-19-71, 12-19-72 am'd
  • HB133 - Human trafficking, Uniform Act on Prevention of and Remedies for Human Trafficking, adoption, Secs. 13A-6-150 to 13A-6-160, inclusive, 13A-6-170 repealed
  • HB153 - Criminal procedure, hearsay statements of a child, admissible if child was under 12 years of age at the time statement was given, Sec. 15-25-31 am'd.
  • HB163 - 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.
  • HB170 - Municipal judges and magistrates for municipal courts authorized to issue warrant recall fee for failure to appear for municipal ordinance or traffic violation, distrib. to municipal corrections fund
  • HB204 - Service animals, to prohibit interference with under certain conditions, to prohibit the injury or intentional killing of a service animal, to provide criminal penalties, to require restitution
  • HB205 - Probate court, court costs, payable at discretion of court when pleading filed, security deposits for court costs authorized, Sec. 12-19-43 am'd.
  • HB207 - Marijuana, medical necessity, defense against prosecution
  • HB216 - Criminal procedure, new classes of capital offense, reduce appeal time, Fair Justice Act
  • HB217 - Criminal witnesses, contact with by criminal defendant prohibited without notice to prosecutor, penalties for violations, Defense Initiated Victims Outreach initiative, funding of by public funds prohibited, Sec. 15-23-73 am'd.
  • HB218 - Criminal procedure, new classes of capital offense, Secs. 13A-5-40, 13A-5-49 am'd.
  • HB219 - Jurors, service in criminal cases, names of sealed, contact by parties with for specified puposes prohibited, procedures for contact with jurors, penalties for violation
  • HB224 - Rape, sodomy, burglary in the first degree, person convicted of these crimes under certain conditions sentenced to minimum of 20 yrs in prison if victim is 65 yrs old or older, Secs. 13A-6-61, 13A-6-63, 13A-7-5 am'd.
  • HB238 - Judge of probate, estates, bond of conservators, executors, administrators, liability limited unless grossly negligent, judicial immunity further provided for, Secs. 26-3-13, 43-2-82 am'd.
  • HB241 - Contracts, use of restrictive convenants clarified, Sec. 8-1-1 repealed
  • HB251 - Property, Alabama Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act, created
  • HB259 - Jurors, persons 70 years of age or older authorized to request exemption from jury service, removal from master list of potential jurors, reinstatement
  • HB262 - Courts, district, small claims division, jurisdiction increased, filing fees remain as were before increased jurisdiction, Secs. 12-11-30, 12-12-31, 12-19-71, 12-19-72 am'd.
  • HB275 - Death penalty, moratorium on imposition and execution not to exceed three years, procedure for administering
  • HB277 - Assault in the third degree, if assault is committed by a person 21 years of age or older against a person who is less than 18 years of age on school property, school bus, or at a school-sponsored function, penalties increased, Sec. 13A-6-22 am'd.
  • HB278 - Civil judgments, interest accrues from date of judgment, Sec. 8-8-10 am'd.
  • HB283 - Crimes and offenses, sales tax, possession or use of automated sales suppression device, or phantom-ware, prohibited, penalties, statute of limitation, Sec. 40-29-121 added; Sec. 40-29-119 am'd.
  • HB289 - Grandparents, visitation with grandchildren, petition procedure and burden of proof established, Sec. 30-3-4.1 repealed
  • HB293 - Courts, private judges requirements to serve, former appellate judges eligible to serve, Attorney General, defense of cases brought against private judge, Secs. 12-11A-2, 12-11A-4, 12-11A-7, 12-11A-8 am'd.; Act 2012-266, 2012 Reg. Sess., am'd.
  • HB297 - Self Defense, person who actively pursues an aggressor after the initial confrontation is not justified in using physical force in self defense or in defense of another, Trayvon Martin Act, Sec.13A-3-23 am'd.
  • HB317 - Criminal charges or convictions for certain felony or misdemeanor offenses, petition for expungement of records authorized under certain conditions, procedures
  • HB325 - Felonies, statute of limitations increased under certain conditions, exceptions, prosecution of theft by deception and certain securities violations extended until discovery of deception, Secs. 8-6-18, 13A-8-2, 15-3-1 am'd.
  • HB337 - Public education, definitions, arrest warrants, public school employees, issuance of arrest warrant for actions occurring while performing official duties, procedures
  • HB341 - Supreme Court, rules, publication by Secretary of State in Acts of Alabama, requirement deleted, Sec. 12-2-19 am'd.
  • HB343 - Bestiality and possession of obscene matter depicting bestiality, crime established, penalties
  • HB357 - Driving under the influence, crime further defined, term "under the influence" defined, Sec. 32-5A-191 am'd
  • SB28 - 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
  • HB363 - Protection From Abuse Act, injunction against adult child of victim, authorized, Sec. 30-5-2 am'd.
  • HB364 - Good Samaritan Law, providers of safe shelter in severe weather, granted civil immunity for providing safe shelter, Act 2011-579, 2011 Reg. Sess., am'd; Sec. 6-5-332 am'd
  • HB370 - Airbag fraud, crime of created, penalties, enhanced penalties for physical injury, Sec. 13A-11-270 am'd, Sec. 13A-11-271 repealed
  • HB374 - Marriage dissolution education programs, participation is required for certain parties in marital dissolution actions with minor children; program requirements established, fees
  • HB376 - Juvenile court, exclusive jurisdiction, termination of parental rights, Legislative intent, Sec. 12-15-114 am'd.
  • HB379 - Capital punishment, person or entity who participates in an execution or performs any ancillary function shall be confidential, Sec. 15-18-82.1 am'd.
  • HB380 - Controlled substances, additional penalties for convictions of, addition drug-related crimes included, driver's license suspension required for additional convictions for drug-related convictions, Secs. 13A-12-281, 13A-12-291 am'd.
  • SB61 - 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.
  • SB89 - Driving or operating a vehicle as defined (including vessels) under the influence of alcohol or drugs, criminal negligent homicide or assault in the first degree amended to include, Secs. 13A-6-4, 13A-6-20 am'd.
  • SB108 - Criminal charges or convictions for certain felony or misdemeanor offenses, petition for expungement of records authorized under certain conditions, procedures
  • SB151 - Bestiality and possession of obscene matter depicting bestiality, crime established, penalties
  • SB162 - Property, Alabama Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act, created