FEMA Deductibles? | Hot 5

February 8, 2016

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1. FEMA Considers Deductible Requirements for Counties
The Federal Emergency Management Agency is considering administrative changes that would require individual deductibles for each county that must be met before federal disaster assistance would be available. Details on this proposal [...]

LGHIP Deadlines | Hot 5

February 1, 2016

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1. Deadlines Extended: IRS Reporting regarding the Affordable Care Act
Counties participating in the Local Government Health Insurance Program (LGHIP) are required to complete and submit IRS Forms 1094 and 1095 to the IRS and employees. These forms relate to the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and LGHIP has released [...]

Disaster Aid | Hot 5

January 25, 2016

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1. Federal Disaster Aid for 39 Counties
Many areas of Alabama will have access to federal disaster aid to recover from the effects of late December severe weather. The president has issued a disaster declaration for the severe storms, tornadoes, straight-line winds and flooding that occurred Dec. 23-31, [...]

Joint Transportation Committee Update | Hot 5

January 18, 2016

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1. Update to Joint Transportation Committee Schedule
The Legislature’s Joint Transportation Committee has revised the schedule for its regional meetings leading up the Regular Session. The previously announced meeting on Jan. 21 in Huntsville has been rescheduled and moved to another city. The committee will now meet Feb. 1 [...]