Gov. Robert Bentley says he will sign both state budgets passed by the legislature late Wednesday night and will sign a bill to raise court fees.
At a news conference Thursday morning, Bentley said the education and General Fund budgets weren't exactly like he wanted them, but lawmakers did a good job overall.
The court fee increase is one of several bills needed to balance the General Fund budget.
The budget is also dependent on Alabama voters approving a constitutional amendment in September to use nearly $146 million from a state savings account to help fund the budget.
Bentley said he will have to cut the budget across the board if voters reject the constitutional amendment.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.