MONTGOMERY, AL - The 2010 session of the Alabama Silver-Haired Legislature adjourned Wednesday, having completed its task of drafting and ranking a series of resolutions calling for action by the governor and legislature on matters of importance to the state's half-million senior citizens.
The resolutions adopted by the ASHL for consideration by the lawmakers were, in the area of senior issues:
In the areas of reforms and funding, the ASHL urged the legislature to:
The ASHL is composed of 105 older Alabamians, representing each of the state's house districts. It meets annually, and its resolutions often are adopted and approved by the Legislature.
INFORMATION SOURCE: The Alabama Silver-Haired Legislature