Published June 7, 2012 | ALConcrete.org
On Wednesday, June 6th, Alabama Governor Robert Bentley signed House Bill 427 into law thereby requiring all 2 and 4 year institutions of higher learning to include a safe room in new buildings. Members of the ACIA joined Representative John Merrill of Tuscaloosa and Senator Billy Beasley from Clayton for the signing ceremony at the Capital.
Pictured are from left to right are: Tony Cornelius, Larry Mitchell, Major Ogilvie, Danny O’Toole, Keri Ward, Jeff Speck, Rep. John Merrill, Governor Bentley, Joe Kelley, Mike Weeks, Senator Billy Beasley, Bart Moore, John Sorrell, Don Carlisle and Spencer Glassco. Photo by Dionne Anderson Whetstone.