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Municipal Revenue Officers Spring Training Institute Agenda

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

7:30 – 8:30 am  Registration & Breakfast

8:30 – 8:45 am  Welcome

8:45 – 10:15 am  Enforcement 100 - Basic minimum enforcement procedures you should know and use to assist in the enforcement of municipal revenue ordinances. Billy Handley, City of Cullman and Nick Lolley, City of Tuscaloosa

10:15 – 10:30 am  Break

10:30 – 12:15 pm  League Update - Ken Smith, Alabama League of Municipalities

12:15 – 1:15 pm  Lunch on your own

1:15 – 2:45 pm  Law 100 - Basic Outline of where authority for municipalities resides in state law and through the Passage of municipal ordinances, to fully inform revenue personnel in where authority comes from.  Lorelei Lein, Alabama League of Municipalities

2:45 – 3:00 pm  Break

3:00 – 4:30 pm  RevAdmin 100 - Ordinance development.  Kimberlee Davidson, City of Lincoln

6:00 – 8:00 pm  Hospitality Suite - Hotel Capstone 354

Thursday, April 4, 2019

7:30 - 8:30 am  Breakfast

8:30 – 10:00 am   License 100 - Basic business license outline with emphasis on what licenses are; where the ability to license businesses originated; how rates may be set. Bill Fetner, City of Orange Beach and Cameron Grounds, City of Madison

10:00 – 10:15 am  Break

10:15 – 11:45 pm  Taxes 100 - History of tax collections and explanation of basic taxes collected by municipalities.  Corinda Harris, City of Birmingham

11:45 – 1:15 pm  Lunch on your own

1:15 – 2:45 pm  Profiles 100 - A discussion on the role ethics plays in revenue administration  Tom Albritton, Alabama Ethics Commission

2:45 – 3:00 pm  Break

3:00 – 4:30 pm  Question & Answer Session and Review.  Bill Fetner, City of Orange Beach and Cameron Grounds, City of Madison

6:00 – 8:00 pm  Hospitality Suite - Hotel Capstone 354

Friday, April 5, 2019

7:30 – 8:30 am  Breakfast

8:30 – 10:00 am  Commerce 100 - Historical recap of what interstate commerce is; when the legislation began that governs interstate commerce and how it affects municipalities in tax and license situations.  Tenee Frazier, Alabama League of Municipalities

10:00 – 11:00 am  Graduation Recognition & Test