Alabama Code Title 15. Criminal Procedure § 15-3-1

Except as otherwise provided by law, the prosecution of all felonies, except those specified in Section 15-3-3 , Section 15-3-5 , or any other felony that has a specified limitations period, shall be commenced within five years after the commission of the offense.


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