Alabama Amends Statute Regarding Timely Payment to Contractors on Public Works Project effective July 1, 2014

Amendment to Prompt Pay Act for Public Projects:

Attached is a summary of the House Bill 71 that was passed in May of 2012. Larry S. Logsdon assisted in the drafting of this new legislation that among other things contains a provision for the collection of attorney’s fees for successful claimants.

As you will note from the attached, the Alabama Legislature is considering bills HB 204 and HB 411 to amend Alabama’s Prompt Payment Acts. If you have any opinions on this bill please contact your legislators