Alabama lawmakers to meet for second week of legislative session

Alabama lawmakers to meet for second week of legislative session
The Alabama Statehouse (Source: WSFA 12 News file photo)

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - Alabama lawmakers will meet for the second week of the Alabama legislative session Tuesday. Here’s what you could expect to be discussed in the statehouse:

A Senate committee will look at a bill Tuesday to demolish the Office of the State Auditor and transfer the duties to the Department of Examiners of Public Accounts. The state auditor is a statewide elected position.

The Senate could also take up the governor’s $1 billion bond issue proposal. Gov. Kay Ivey announced during her state of the state address that she wants the bond issue to pay for capital investments in K-12 schools and higher education.

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