November 3, 2014

1. ACCA Proposed By-law Amendments The Association will hold a Business Session at the Legislative Conference on Thursday, Dec. 4, at 11:30 a.m. at the Renaissance Montgomery Hotel and Conference Center.  One of the items on the agenda for the business session is the approval of proposed changes to the ACCA by-laws.  You can download [...]

Hot 5: Fight Am. 2 and more

October 20, 2014

Opposition to Amendment 2 Gets Some Buzz
Counties around the state have been communicating ACCA’s opposition to Amendment 2 on the statewide ballot next month at recent commission meetings, and some counties have even adopted their own resolution opposing the amendment to withdraw $50 million in principal from the Alabama Trust Fund with no provision for [...]

Hot 5: Insurance, legislative news

October 13, 2014

Workers’ Compensation Renewals Due
Renewal packets were mailed to members of the ACCA Workers’ Compensation Self-Insurers’ Fund in early September for the current Fund year, which began October 1, 2014.  Included in the packet were the Participation Agreement and Information Sheet as well as the Declarations Page and Invoice.  The Participation Agreement should be signed by the Chairman [...]

Hot 5: Vote “no” on Am. 2 & more

October 6, 2014

Vote “no” on Amendment 2
Alabama counties voted in August at the ACCA Convention to oppose Amendment 2 on the statewide ballot next month. As you may recall, this amendment would authorize the state to borrow $50 million for improvements at National Guard armories, with the debt repaid from the principal of the Alabama Trust Fund. [...]