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Rodger Smitherman

Democratic — Senator — District 18
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2014
  • 2015-2018

Rodger Smitherman represents Senate District 18 in the Alabama Senate, is a member of eight committees, and is the primary sponsor of 308 bills.

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SB 350

    Education Retirees, COLA Trust Fund for TRS, created, permanent trust and investment account to fund cost-of-living adjustments to retirees, established, powers and duties of trustees, provided for

  • SB 341

    Missing persons, persons with Alzheimer's or dementia eligible for Silver Alert regardless of age, law enforcement personnel required to undergo training in searching for dementia patients, Secs. 26-19A-2, 26-19A-4 am'd.

  • SB 336

    Grandparent visitation, action in circuit court, assignment to domestic relation division or judge, Sec. 30-3-4.2 am'd.

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  • SB 340

    Adult Protective Services Act, revise definition of protected person, to persons with Alzheimers disease or dementia and remove reference to senile, Sec. 38-9-2 am'd.

  • SB 335

    Law enforcement, to require law enforcement officers to undergo sensitivity training, require law enforcement to recruit social workers

  • SB 342

    Income tax, credit for income taxes paid to another state, use only to offset tax liability derived from non-Alabama sources, Sec. 40-18-21 am'd.

Recent Votes

HB 175

Orr motion to Concur In and Adopt adopted Roll Call 1251

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2882.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 617.0
HB 21

Rules Committee Petition to Cease Debate lost Roll Call 1223

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 2058.0
•••No: 823.0
•••Other: 617.0
SB 151

Smitherman motion to Concur In and Adopt adopted Roll Call 1244

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3088.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 411.0
SB 301

Bussman motion to Accede adopted Roll Call 1235 P&PO appoints P&PO appoints Senators McClendon, Bussman and Smitherman

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2676.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 823.0
HB 470

Motion to Read a Third Time and Pass adopted Roll Call 1217

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2573.0
•••No: 12.0
•••Other: 823.0
SB 9

Melson motion to Concur In and Adopt adopted Roll Call 1219

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2573.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 926.0
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