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Treasury’s Roadmap to Reg Relief

by Rob Nichols American Bankers Association There’s a saying in Washington that “personnel is policy.” The truth of that statement is illustrated well by the Treasury Department’s recent report on ways financial regulation can be reformed to promote economic growth. The long-awaited report, issued ...Read More

House Unanimously Approves HB 263

MARCH 17, 2017 – Wednesday afternoon, the Alabama House of Representatives approved House Bill 263, the association’s top legislative priority for the 2017 Regular Session, by a vote of 97-0. As has been discussed in previous issues of this publication, HB 263 clarifies a complicated ...Read More

Special Session Begins Today

August 15, 2016 – At Gov. Bentley’s request, the 2016 First Special Session begins at 4 p.m. this afternoon in Montgomery. In his proclamation convening the session, the governor listed two items for the Legislature to address: (1) “A constitutional amendment enabling a state ...Read More