The bill would prohibit the removal of monuments installed more than 40 years ago.
Alabama lawmakers have approved sweeping protections for Confederate monuments, names and other historic memorials, even as politicians elsewhere rethink the appropriateness of keeping such emblems on public property. Gov. The spending bill now goes to Ivey for her signature. The Alabama Legislature has approved a bill Friday, May 19, 2017, that would prohibit the removal of historic monuments that have stood for more than 40 years.
Supporters argued that the measure should protect all kinds of history, not just Confederate symbols.
The House of Representatives gave final passage to the bill Thursday morning after voting to accept Senate changes including an age cap on the coverage.
A federal court ruled in January that the Legislature had to redraw three Senate districts and nine House districts before next year's election.
The approval brings to a close one of the most contentious issues of the legislative session.
Agreement reached, VPD to walk in Pride Parade
About 80 per cent of the department's Pride contingent will walk in T-shirts, while another 20 per cent will be in uniform. One in five officers will wear their uniforms, including those "who are visible in the community", according to the VPD.
Black lawmakers objected throughout the session. Sen.
The court found that the Legislature improperly used race as the predominant factor in setting boundaries in the 12 districts.
Parents of children on the autism spectrum have been fighting for insurance coverage of ABA therapy and say it can be life-changing but at $100-per-hour it's out of many families' financial reach.
Los fans pueden comprar el Super Chat para que sus mensajes sean destacados en el chat de la transmisión en vivo o livestream . El miércoles durante el festival Google I/O 2017, la empresa anuncia que la herramienta Super Chat ahora tendrá una nueva API.
They are fighting, especially in spring and summer, motivated teams- those who want to get into European Cups or avoid relegation. For an expert, it is a reason to ensure a stable income with the competent rates combined with rational management of the bank.
El Ministerio Público acudió a realizar las indagatorias correspondientes, así como para hacer el levantamiento del cuerpo. Hay fuerte presencia policiaca en la zona del enfrentamiento, en espera de peritos de la Procuraduría capitalina.
It's also very possible that after the final vote count, the Liberals will gain the seat they need to form a majority. Meanwhile, Weaver says he needs to see how he can work and compromise with the other parties to achieve his goals.
Deutsche Bank AG now has a $262.00 price target on the insurance provider's stock, up from their prior price target of $240.00. The insurance provider reported $6.29 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $5.35 by $0.94.
Institutional investors own 91.26% of the company's stock. (HTZ) added 1.4% to reach $10.84 in the previous trading session. Nisa Investment Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in Hertz Global Holdings during the first quarter valued at $174,000.
Across England there are also eight mayoral elections, including elections in six new "combined local authorities". And the party has made unprecedented inroads in Scotland, where it is already the main opposition in Holyrood.
¿Cuántos perros y gatos hay en Uruguay?
La mitad de los perros domésticos no son sometidos a controles veterinarios habituales y que 47 % son producto de distintas razas. El 48 % cree que la solución es la castración masiva de animales, seguida de la captura y envío a refugios (20 %).
Pak mulls new legal team to fight Jadhav case in ICJ
Pakistan foreign office continues to maintain that ICJ order would not have any impact on the Kulbhushan Jadhav case in Pakistan. While this is an interim order, for India it marks a significant diplomatic victory.