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SB 125 - 2016-2017 Budget - Key Vote

Alabama Key Votes

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Legislation - Vetoed (Executive) -

Title: 2016-2017 Budget

Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (65-35) - (Key vote)

Title: 2016-2017 Budget

Vote Result
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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that appropriates funds for fiscal year 2016-2017.

Highlights:
  • Appropriates funds from the General Fund for the 2016-2017 fiscal year, including but not limited to, the following appropriations to the specified programs and entities (Sec. 2):
    • $700.46 million to Medicaid programs;
    • $412 million to the Department of Corrections;
    • $44.64 million to the Law Enforcement Agency; and
    • $61.21 million to the Department of Human Resources.
  • Appropriates $140.45 million from earmarked funds to the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (Sec. 2). 
  • Urges the State Law Enforcement Agency to use the funding from a driver’s license fee increase to fund and staff driver license offices to minimize customer inconvenience and to maintain the operation of trooper posts (Sec. 2).

 

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (24-10) - (Key vote)

Title: 2016-2017 Budget

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that appropriates funds for fiscal year 2016-2017.

Highlights:
  • Appropriates funds from the General Fund for the 2016-2017 fiscal year, including but not limited to, the following appropriations to the specified programs and entities (Sec. 2):
    • $685.13 million to Medicaid programs;
    • $402.78 million to the Department of Corrections;
    • $44.64 million to the Law Enforcement Agency; and
    • $61.21 million to the Department of Human Resources.
  • Appropriates $140.45 million from earmarked funds to the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (Sec. 2).

 

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: 2016-2017 Budget

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