A summary of action in the Alabama Legislature on Thursday, the sixth and final day of the special session.
__Gave final approval to a redistricting plan for the Senate. Goes to governor,
__Passed a resolution praising the work of House Clerk Greg Pappas, who is retiring. Pappas has been House clerk since 1991 and has worked in the House since 1975.
__Elected House employee Jeff Woodard to be "clerk in waiting" until Pappas finishes his duties and to be fulltime clerk when Pappas' retirement becomes official.
—Approved a redistricting plan for the House. Goes to governor.
—Approved a bill to move part of the state's use tax collections from the education budget to General Fund. Goes to governor,
—Approved a proposed constitutional amendment to allow the state to issue more bonds to pay incentives to new industries. Goes to governor.
—House Constitution, Campaigns and Elections Committee approved Senate redistricting plan. Goes to House.
__Senate Governmental Affairs Committee approved House redistricting plan. Goes to Senate.
—2013 regular session begins Feb. 5, 2013,.