Dec. 12, 2011

  • Published: December 12, 2011
  • No hams or turkeys
    Under Alabama’s new ethics law, public officials and public employees may not accept seasonal gifts. The Ethics Commission has issued two recent opinions regarding receipt of gifts.

    Streamlined Sales Tax comments
    The preliminary report of the Alabama Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Commission was released Nov. 28, and interested parties now have until Jan. 12, 2012, to comment.

    Last chance for changes to 2012 directories
    Tuesday, Dec. 13, is the last day to submit revisions to your county’s information for the 2012 ACCA Membership Directory. For questions, please contact Paulette Williams.

    Headed to D.C. in March?
    Registration is now open for the NACo Legislative Conference, scheduled for March 3-7 in Washington, D.C.

    Mark your calendar
    The 2012 Don’t Drop it on Alabama Spring Cleanup is scheduled for the week of April 21-28. People Against a Littered State (PALS) plans to follow up with individual counties after the first of the year. For more information, contact Jeannine Wilder.