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Alabama

Alabama

Alabama (AL)


Capital: Montgomery

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State Code

Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS
Population 2020
4,921,532
Population 2019 4,907,965
Population 2018
4,887,871
Population 2017 4,875,120
Population 2016 4,864,745
Below Poverty 2019 16.9
Below Poverty 2018 16
Below Poverty 2017 16.9
Below Poverty 2016 16.2
Employment – Population Ratio 2019 56.3
Employment – Population Ratio 2018
54.9
Employment – Population Ratio 2017 54.3
Employment – Population Ratio 2016 52.7
Unemployed 2020 3.9
Unemployed 2019 3
Unemployed 2018 3.9
Unemployed 2017 4.4
Unemployed 2016 6
Foreclosure Rate 2018 1 of 1,790
STATE FACTS
The word “Alabama” means tribal town in the Creek Indian Language.
The Monarch butterfly (Danaus pleipuss) is the state’s official insect.
Alabama workers built the first rocket to put humans on the moon.

 
 

Government

ELECTED OFFICIALS
Governor
Kay Ivey (R)
Lieutenant Governor Will Ainsworth (R)
Attorney General Steve Marshall (R)
Secretary of State John Merrill (R)
State Senate Control R – 27; D – 8
State House Control R – 77; D – 38

 

Legislative Process

LEGISLATIVE DATES AND DEADLINES
Convenes February 4, 2020
Sine Die Adjournment March 27, 2020
Committee Action Deadlines N/A
Crossover Deadline None
Carryover from Previous Session No
Governor’s Signing Deadline (in session) Six days, Sundays excepted
Governor’s Signing Deadline (after adjournment) 10 days, or it is pocket vetoed 
Veto Override Simple majority 
Legislation Effective Date Upon enactment

 

 

 

Notable Laws & Legislation

SAFE Act
Security Breach Notification Law

Enforcement

Regulatory Actions

Featured Regulations
Regulatory Guidelines

Political Geography


Map of Legislative Districts
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County Map
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