MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A summary of action in the Alabama Legislature on Thursday, the 16th meeting day of the regular session:
— Approved a proposed constitutional amendment authorizing the display of the Ten Commandments at schools and state buildings. Goes to Senate.
— Approved a bill clarifying that prepaid calling cards are subject to state sales tax. Goes to Senate.
— Gave final approval to a bill to regulate tanning beds, including requiring teens to get parental permission to tan. Goes to governor.
—Gave final approval to a bill ending the Public Service Commission's authority to handle consumers' complaints about landline phones. Goes to governor.
—Approved a bill requiring hospital to give new parents information about pertussis when they take their babies home. Goes to House.
— House meets at 1 p.m. Tuesday and Senate at 2 p.m.
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