Section 29-1-2.5

Contesting redistricting or reapportionment plans.

(a) Any legal action which contests the validity of any redistricting or reapportionment plan, or any portion of any such plan, for the state Senate, state House of Representatives, United States Congress, State Board of Education, or any other statewide redistricting or reapportionment plan, or portion of any other statewide plan, enacted by the Legislature, shall be commenced in the Circuit Court of Montgomery County.

(b) Any legal action pending in any court other than the Circuit Court of Montgomery County on July 3, 2001, which contests the validity of any redistricting or reapportionment plan, or any portion of any such plan, for the state Senate, state House of Representatives, United States Congress, State Board of Education, or any other statewide redistricting or reapportionment plan, or portion of any other statewide plan, enacted by the Legislature, shall be transferred to or re-filed in the Circuit Court of Montgomery County.

(Act 2001-728, 2nd Sp. Sess., p. 206, §§1, 2.)