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Bill Status Report
04-18-2018 - 21:28:10


Track: ALL TRACKED BILLS   

HB 5   Connick, Patrick Provides relative to the interruption of prescription.
Bill History: 03-28-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Judiciary A

HB 6   Connick, Patrick Provides relative to pretrial and scheduling conferences.
Bill History: 03-28-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Judiciary A

HB 7   Miller, Greg Provides relative to certain statements required to be filed by elected officials.
Bill History: 03-20-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate and Governmental Affairs

HB 9   Ivey, Barry Provides for definitions relative to rollovers of sums to the Firefighters' Retirement System from other qualified plans under the provisions of the Internal Revenue Code.
Bill History: 03-27-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Retirement

HB 10   Ivey, Barry Provides for the payment of refunded contributions to members of the Firefighters' Retirement System.
Bill History: 03-27-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Retirement

HB 16   Danahay, Mike Provides relative to taking judicial notice of statutes.
Bill History: 04-09-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Judiciary A

HB 26   Pearson, Kevin Provides for participation by certain entities in the Municipal Employees' Retirement System of Louisiana.
Bill History: 03-27-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Retirement

HB 27   Pearson, Kevin Provides for computation of a supplemental benefit for reemployed retirees of the Municipal Employees' Retirement System of Louisiana.
Bill History: 03-27-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Retirement

HB 28   Pearson, Kevin Provides for the vesting period for members of the Municipal Employees' Retirement System of Louisiana.
Bill History: 04-19-18 S Set on the Senate Orders

HB 29   Pearson, Kevin Provides for the optional selection of payment of survivor benefits for a surviving spouse of a member of the Municipal Employees' Retirement System of Louisiana.
Bill History: 04-19-18 S Set on the Senate Orders

HB 30   Pearson, Kevin Provides for the definitions of minor child and disability relative to the Municipal Employees' Retirement System of Louisiana.
Bill History: 03-27-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Retirement

HB 31   Pearson, Kevin Provides for the benefit payable to a retired member of the Municipal Employees' Retirement System of Louisiana upon death of beneficiary.
Bill History: 03-27-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Retirement

HB 32   Pearson, Kevin Provides for the Deferred Retirement Option Plan participation period for a member of the Municipal Employees' Retirement System of Louisiana.
Bill History: 03-27-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Retirement

HB 33   Pearson, Kevin Provides for the payment of unfunded accrued liability by employers eliminating positions covered by the Municipal Employees' Retirement System of Louisiana.
Bill History: 03-27-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Retirement

HB 34   Pearson, Kevin Provides relative to the use of terror-free index funds by the state and statewide retirement systems.
Bill History: 04-19-18 S Set on the Senate Orders

HB 35   DeVillier, Phillip Amends penalties for gross littering.
Bill History: 04-12-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Environment

HB 37   Brown, Terry
Walsworth
Provides for benefits for certain members of the Louisiana State Employees' Retirement System totally and permanently disabled in the line of duty by an intentional act of violence.
Bill History: 04-16-18 H Passed to third reading

HB 40   Ivey, Barry Allows members of the Firefighters' Retirement System to allocate Deferred Retirement Option Plan funds between two separate interest bearing accounts.
Bill History: 03-27-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Retirement

HB 41   Ivey, Barry Provides relative to the fiduciary relationship between the Firefighters' Retirement System and its investment advisors.
Bill History: 03-27-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Retirement

HB 51   LeBas, Bernard Provides an exception from dual officeholding laws to allow a certified public accountant to hold an office on a school board and employment with a sheriff to provide financial or accounting services.
Bill History: 03-20-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate and Governmental Affairs

HB 54   Hollis, Paul Provides relative to recall elections.
Bill History: 04-12-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate and Governmental Affairs

HB 59   Connick, Patrick Provides relative to the post-service restrictions applicable to certain public servants.
Bill History: 02-07-18 H Referred to House Committee on House and Governmental Affairs

HB 86   James, Ted Provides an ethics exception to allow governing authority members and employees of a political subdivision or special district that operates parks and recreation facilities and the immediate family members of such persons to rent a facility.
Bill History: 03-21-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate and Governmental Affairs

HB 90   Talbot, Kirk Requires the Joint Legislative Committee on Capital Outlay to approve line of credit recommendations for nonstate entity projects.
Bill History: 03-20-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Revenue and Fiscal Affairs

HB 112   Mack, Sherman Provides relative to blood and saliva testing of certain persons who expose law enforcement officers to serious infectious diseases.
Bill History: 04-03-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Judiciary B

HB 122   DeVillier, Phillip Provides relative to capital outlay reform.
Bill History: 03-21-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Revenue and Fiscal Affairs

HB 123 (1) Garofalo, Ray Prohibits a public body or official from filing suit against a person who has made a public records request. Became HB 723.
Bill History: 03-22-18 H Substituted by - see HB 723

HB 126   Jordan, Edmond Provides for a minimum wage for certain tipped employees.
Bill History: 04-13-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Labor and Industrial Relations

HB 132   Zeringue, Jerome Provides relative to the local match requirements for non-state entities applying for capital outlay funding.
Bill History: 04-12-18 S Set on the Senate Orders

HB 135   Dwight, Stephen Provides relative to application fees for alcoholic beverage permits.
Bill History: 04-17-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Judiciary B

HB 137   Foil, Franklin
Claitor
Provides relative to disposition expenses of certain deceased persons.
Bill History: 04-13-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Judiciary

HB 155   Stokes, Julie Increases the fees levied by the La. Tax Commission for assessment of certain properties.
Bill History: 04-19-18 S Set on the Senate Orders

HB 164   Mack, Sherman Increases the amount of supplemental pay for eligible law enforcement and fire protection officers.
Bill History: 02-26-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Appropriations

HB 174   Garofalo, Ray Provides for the continuous revision of the Code of Civil Procedure.
Bill History: 03-28-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Judiciary A

HB 178 (1) Carter, Steve Constitutional amendment to remove the prohibition on the levy of taxes on motor fuel by local governments.
Bill History: 03-27-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Ways and Means

HB 179 (1) Carter, Steve Constitutional amendment to authorize political subdivisions in certain parishes to levy taxes on motor fuel.
Bill History: 03-19-18 H Removed from hearing 03/20/18 House Ways and Means 

HB 188   Miller, Greg
Morrell
Provides relative to acceptance by a public servant of transportation, admission, and lodging given by a third party.
Bill History: 04-03-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate and Governmental Affairs

HB 192   Bouie, Joe Establishes a minimum wage rate.
Bill History: 03-29-18 H Involuntarily Deferred House Labor and Industrial Relations

HB 201   Crews, Raymond Constitutional Amendment to establish an ad valorem tax exemption for property subject to a cooperative endeavor agreement that requires the property owner to make payments in lieu of taxes.
Bill History: 03-27-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Ways and Means

HB 202   Havard, Kenny Constitutional amendment to authorize any political subdivision to charge discount rates to certain residents of the political subdivision for utility services.
Bill History: 03-29-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Municipal and Parochial Affairs

HB 208   Falconer, Reid Revises provisions relative to the construction management at risk project delivery method for certain public contracts.
Bill History: 04-04-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Transportation

HB 210   Jackson, Katrina Provides relative to revocation of P.O.S.T. certification.
Bill History: 04-10-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Judiciary B

HB 221   Mack, Sherman Provides relative to the requirements for submission of DNA samples by peace officers.
Bill History: 04-19-18 H Set on the House Orders

HB 230 (1) Berthelot, Johnny Provides relative to investments by political subdivisions.
Bill History: 04-19-18 S Meeting set for At Adj. Rm. F Senate Local and Municipal Affairs 

HB 248   Crews, Raymond Constitutional Amendment to authorize a local option for local government to establish percentages of fair market value for property classifications used in determining the assessed valuation of property for purposes of ad valorem tax.
Bill History: 03-26-18 H Removed from hearing 03/27/18 House Ways and Means 

HB 250   Bishop, Stuart Changes requirements for newspaper advertisement of a public notice for a hearing concerning an increase in a property tax without voter approval.
Bill History: 04-19-18 S Set on the Senate Orders

HB 251   Bouie, Joe Requires that any contractor who enters into a contract with a public entity comply with the Louisiana Equal Pay for Women Act.
Bill History: 03-29-18 H Involuntarily Deferred House Labor and Industrial Relations

HB 254   Crews, Raymond Authorizes and provides for cooperative endeavor agreements between local governmental subdivisions and other entities that may require payments in lieu of ad valorem taxes.
Bill History: 03-27-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Ways and Means

HB 255   Falconer, Reid Provides for a public records exception for certain records of the State Board of Architectural Examiners concerning the fitness of a person to receive or hold a license or certificate of registration to practice architecture.
Bill History: 04-03-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate and Governmental Affairs

HB 270   Foil, Franklin Exempts specified personally identifying information related to reports of violations of student codes of conduct or other policies intended for the safety of students or employees of postsecondary education institutions from the Public Records Law.
Bill History: 04-03-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate and Governmental Affairs

HB 272   Havard, Kenny Provides with respect to group purchasing of materials, equipment, and supplies as relates to school materials.
Bill History: 04-05-18 H Recommitted House Appropriations

HB 274   Jordan, Edmond Provides for the decriminalization of marijuana possession and distribution.
Bill History: 04-26-18 H Meeting set for 9:00 A.M. RM. 6 House Administration of Criminal Justice 

HB 286   Mack, Sherman Changes the fee applicable to certain accident reports.
Bill History: 04-19-18 H Set on the House Orders

HB 297   Bishop, Stuart Relative to special notice provisions for meetings of local governments involving changes to ad valorem or sales and use taxes.
Bill History: 03-21-18 H Not Heard in Committee House and Governmental Affairs

HB 315   Carpenter, Barbara Increases the fees for city marshals and constables for certain services.
Bill History: 04-19-18 H Set on the House Orders

HB 317   Carter, Robby Provides for changes to the election dates for certain Lawrason Act municipalities.
Bill History: 04-17-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate and Governmental Affairs

HB 319   Davis, Paula Creates annual permits for ready-mix concrete trucks.
Bill History: 04-02-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Transportation

HB 320   Davis, Paula Provides relative to the enforcement of support by income assignment.
Bill History: 04-03-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Civil Law

HB 323   Foil, Franklin Provides for calling a limited constitutional convention for fiscal purposes and preparations therefor.
Bill History: 03-14-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House and Governmental Affairs

HB 346   Hilferty, Stephanie Removes an ethics exception which allows a person to be employed by a board when the person has served as a member of the board as designee of a mayor of certain municipalities.
Bill History: 03-21-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate and Governmental Affairs

HB 353   Ivey, Barry (Constitutional Amendment) Provides with respect to the classification and valuation of property for purposes of ad valorem taxation.
Bill History: 03-27-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Ways and Means

HB 356   Ivey, Barry Provides for the classification of and applicable fair market value percentages for property subject to ad valorem taxation.
Bill History: 03-27-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Ways and Means

HB 358   Foil, Franklin Provides relative to emergency management.
Bill History: 04-13-18 H Returned to the calendar - subject to call

HB 361   Havard, Kenny Requires the La.Tax Commission to annually study the development of capitalization rates to be used in the appraisal of public service properties.
Bill History: 03-20-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Ways and Means

HB 368   Stokes, Julie Authorizes the La. Tax Commission to establish a statewide ad valorem property tax exemption audit program.
Bill History: 04-16-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate Revenue and Fiscal Affairs

HB 379   Henry, Cameron Provides for the transfer, deposit, and use of certain treasury funds as relates to unfunded accrued liability of LASERS and TRSL.
Bill History: 04-24-18 H Meeting set for 9:00 A.M. RM. 5 House Appropriations 

HB 381   Havard, Kenny Provides relative to members of municipal fire and police civil service boards.
Bill History: 03-29-18 H Vote failed in committee House Municipal and Parochial Affairs 

HB 382   Connick, Patrick Provides with respect to the development of appraisals and assessments of public service properties by the La. Tax Commission.
Bill History: 04-11-18 H Substituted by - see HB 893

HB 385   Ivey, Barry Provides for calling a limited constitutional convention and preparations therefor.
Bill History: 03-14-18 H house/2018/mar/0314_18_Day03_2018RS.MP4 (00:25:08) 

HB 388   Hodges, Valarie Provides relative to emergency management.
Bill History: 04-18-18 H Passed (Vote: Y: 81/N: 11)

HB 396   Stagni, Joe Increases individual sewage fees imposed by the office of public health.
Bill History: 04-03-18 H Failed to pass (Vote: Y: 42/N: 51)

HB 402   Edmonds, Rick Provides for the reimbursement of the cost of certain preemployment examinations, testing, or background checks.
Bill History: 04-17-18 S Removed from hearing 04/18/18 Senate Commerce 

HB 408   Jenkins, Sam Provides relative to reimbursement rates set by local governing authorities for emergency medical services.
Bill History: 04-16-18 H Passed to third reading

HB 409   Miller, Greg Provides relative to limitations on certain changes to precinct boundaries during certain times.
Bill History: 04-17-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate and Governmental Affairs

HB 419   Edmonds, Rick Provides relative to inspections of life safety systems and equipment as relates to the state fire marshal.
Bill History: 04-19-18 S Set on the Senate Orders

HB 428   Coussan, Jean-Paul Provides relative to the sale of alcoholic beverages.
Bill History: 04-06-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Judiciary

HB 430   Shadoin, Rob Provides for the Sparta Groundwater Conservation District.
Bill History: 03-02-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Natural Resources and Environment

HB 453   Ivey, Barry (Constitutional Amendment) Requires that any law enacted concerning a sales and use tax exemption or exclusion shall be uniformly applicable to the sales and use taxes of all taxing authorities in the state.
Bill History: 03-28-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House and Governmental Affairs

HB 455   Garofalo, Ray Provides with respect to short-term rental dwelling and inspection by fire marshal.
Bill History: 04-05-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Commerce

HB 463   Leger, Walt Constitutional amendment which phases-in increases in property tax after statewide reappraisal under certain circumstances.
Bill History: 03-27-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Ways and Means

HB 467   Ivey, Barry Provides relative to capital outlay reform.
Bill History: 03-13-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Ways and Means

HB 468   Leger, Walt Provides relative to phasing in ad valorem tax assessment increases under certain circumstances.
Bill History: 03-27-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Ways and Means

HB 474   Smith, Patricia Requires additional training for peace officers.
Bill History: 04-16-18 H Passed to third reading

HB 475   Ivey, Barry Constitutional amendment to provide with respect to the ad valorem property tax exemption for certain manufacturers.
Bill History: 03-27-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Ways and Means

HB 476   Ivey, Barry (Constitutional Amendment) Establishes an ad valorem tax exemption for property subject to a cooperative endeavor agreement requiring the property owner to make payments in lieu of taxes.
Bill History: 03-27-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Ways and Means

HB 477   Ivey, Barry (Constitutional Amendment) Provides for ad valorem property tax exemptions.
Bill History: 03-27-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Ways and Means

HB 478   Bacala, Tony Dedicates a portion of the state sales and use taxes on sales of motor vehicles for transportation projects based on a cost-benefit analysis.
Bill History: 03-02-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Appropriations

HB 485   Shadoin, Rob (Constitutional Amendment) Eliminates certain constitutional dedication of revenue and certain treasury funds.
Bill History: 03-02-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Appropriations

HB 500   Abramson, Neil Provides for calling a limited constitutional convention and preparations therefor.
Bill History: 04-23-18 H Meeting set for 9:00 A.M. RM. 5 House Appropriations 

HB 507   LeBas, Bernard Establishes an annual dedication of revenues for the Community Water Enrichment Fund.
Bill History: 03-02-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Appropriations

HB 510   Barras, Taylor Establishes the Louisiana Checkbook website to provide transparency of state fiscal information.
Bill History: 04-23-18 H Meeting set for 9:00 A.M. RM. 5 House Appropriations 

HB 512   Ivey, Barry Authorizes and provides for cooperative endeavor agreements between local governmental subdivisions and other entities that may require payments in lieu of ad valorem taxes.
Bill History: 03-27-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Ways and Means

HB 515   Ivey, Barry Establishes a program for local administration of ad valorem tax exemptions for manufacturing establishments and additions.
Bill History: 03-27-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Ways and Means

HB 517   Schexnayder, Clay Provides relative to public water systems. Became HB 894.
Bill History: 04-12-18 H Substituted by - see HB 894

HB 519   Smith, Patricia Creates the Louisiana Wage Payment Act.
Bill History: 03-28-18 H Removed from hearing 03/29/18 House Labor and Industrial Relations 

HB 524   Carpenter, Barbara Requires policies prohibiting sexual harassment and annual training on preventing sexual harassment.
Bill History: 04-19-18 S Set on the Senate Orders

HB 528   Henry, Cameron Requires access to records and files for certain contracts to perform governmental functions.
Bill History: 04-24-18 H Meeting set for 9:00 A.M. RM. 5 House Appropriations 

HB 529   Leger, Walt Provides relative to controlled dangerous substances on the premises of alcoholic beverage outlets.
Bill History: 04-10-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Judiciary B

HB 532   Mack, Sherman Provides relative to the regulation of fireworks and pyrotechnics.
Bill History: 04-19-18 S Set on the Senate Orders

HB 534   LeBas, Bernard Establishes the Louisiana Government Assistance Program Fund as a special treasury fund and provides for an annual dedication of revenues for the fund.
Bill History: 03-02-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Appropriations

HB 536   Harris, Jimmy Provides relative to nuisances in certain municipalities.
Bill History: 04-13-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Municipal and Parochial Affairs

HB 544   Billiot, Robert Provides relative to the definition of fire employee.
Bill History: 03-14-18 H Removed from hearing 03/15/18 House Municipal and Parochial Affairs 

HB 545   Coussan, Jean-Paul Creates the Factory Built Home Property Act.
Bill History: 03-27-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Commerce

HB 546   LeBas, Bernard Amends provisions of law regarding emergency medical response vehicles.
Bill History: 04-18-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate Health and Welfare

HB 550   Magee, Tanner Provides relative to the delays for responding to discovery requests in certain proceedings.
Bill History: 04-03-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Judiciary A

HB 555   Thomas, Polly Makes collective bargaining sessions between public employers and employees subject to the Open Meetings Law and Public Records Law.
Bill History: 03-20-18 H Removed from hearing 03/21/18 House and Governmental Affairs 

HB 558   Falconer, Reid Requires employers to submit wage information to the LA Workforce Commission when submitting unemployment compensation insurance quarterly reports.
Bill History: 04-13-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Labor and Industrial Relations

HB 562   Emerson, Julie Establishes the Occupational Licensing Review Act. Became HB 748.
Bill History: 03-28-18 H Substituted by - see HB 748

HB 572   Magee, Tanner Provides for electronic notaries public and electronic notarial acts.
Bill History: 04-10-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Civil Law

HB 573   Zeringue, Jerome Allows political subdivisions to perform integrated coastal projects through outcome-based contracting.
Bill History: 04-09-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Transportation

HB 582   James, Ted Provides relative to law enforcement investigative procedures relating to eyewitness identification.
Bill History: 03-14-18 H Removed from hearing 03/15/18 House Judiciary 

HB 595   Carter, Gary Provides for early voting on Sunday.
Bill History: 04-04-18 H Involuntarily Deferred House and Governmental Affairs

HB 597   Havard, Kenny Authorizes a local taxing authority to enter into advance tax payment agreements with certain taxpayers for purposes of funding transportation and infrastructure improvement projects.
Bill History: 03-27-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Ways and Means

HB 598   Havard, Kenny Authorizes a local taxing authority to enter into advance payment agreements with certain property owners for payment of ad valorem taxes.
Bill History: 04-16-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate Revenue and Fiscal Affairs

HB 600   Henry, Cameron Provides relative to recovery of medical or healthcare expenses.
Bill History: 03-26-18 H Withdrawn

HB 604   Emerson, Julie Provides for health insurance for the families of law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty.
Bill History: 04-17-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Judiciary B

HB 605   Norton, Barbara Provides equal pay for women.
Bill History: 04-13-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Labor and Industrial Relations

HB 613   Gaines, Randal Provides relative to the determination of financial hardship from financial obligations imposed upon a defendant. a
Bill History: 04-12-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Administration of Criminal Justice

HB 618   Abramson, Neil Provides for changes to the highway priority program.
Bill History: 03-22-18 H Removed from hearing 03/26/18 House Transportation 

HB 622   Magee, Tanner Provides relative to the payment of fines, fees, costs, restitution, and other monetary obligations related to an offender's conviction.
Bill History: 04-10-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Judiciary C

HB 626   Landry, Nancy Provides for authorized payroll withholdings for public employees.
Bill History: 03-02-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Appropriations

HB 629   Jones, Sam Provides for the creation of a municipal consortium.
Bill History: 04-16-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Local and Municipal Affairs

HB 633   Hunter, Marcus Requires lead water testing for public facilities.
Bill History: 03-29-18 H Returned to the calendar - subject to call

HB 635   Hunter, Marcus Provides relative to the disproportionate impact of environmental and public health issues on certain communities.
Bill History: 03-02-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Appropriations

HB 645   Zeringue, Jerome Provides relative to emergency and disaster management.
Bill History: 04-18-18 H Passed (Vote: Y: 94/N: 0)

HB 652   Pugh, Steve Requires governmental entities that receive state funding to select Louisiana companies.
Bill History: 03-02-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Appropriations

HB 661   James, Ted Provides relative to drug paraphernalia.
Bill History: 04-10-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Health and Welfare

HB 684   Abramson, Neil Provides relative to tax incentives granted by local governments for donations to local governments.
Bill History: 04-19-18 S Meeting set for At Adj. Rm. F Senate Local and Municipal Affairs 

HB 686   Carter, Steve Authorizes local taxing authorities to impose additional sales and use taxes pursuant to Article VI, Section 30(B) of the Louisiana Constitution.
Bill History: 03-19-18 H Removed from hearing 03/20/18 House Ways and Means 

HB 692   Shadoin, Rob Makes revisions to the Louisiana Election Code.
Bill History: 04-16-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate and Governmental Affairs

HB 700   McFarland, Jack Provides relative to the admissibility of evidence of failure to wear a safety belt.
Bill History: 04-17-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate Judiciary A

HB 718   Connick, Patrick Prohibits former agency heads in the executive branch of state government from assisting persons, for compensation, with their former departments or any agency therein for a period of three years after public service.
Bill History: 03-28-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House and Governmental Affairs

HB 720   Leger, Walt Provides relative to liberative prescription.
Bill History: 04-09-18 H Vote failed in committee House Civil Law 

HB 723   Garofalo, Ray Provides for the award of attorney fees to a person making a public records request when the person prevails or prevails in part in a suit instituted by a public body or official. Substitute for HB 123
Bill History: 04-04-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate and Governmental Affairs

HB 725   James, Ted Provides that the positions of police chief and deputy police chief in certain municipalities are in the unclassified service.
Bill History: 04-06-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Municipal and Parochial Affairs

HB 727   Thibaut, Major
Boudreaux
Provides relative to unauthorized entry of and criminal damage to a critical infrastructure.
Bill History: 04-17-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Judiciary C

HB 742   Danahay, Mike Provides relative to the disposal of unclaimed property seized in connection with criminal investigations of municipal police departments.
Bill History: 04-05-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Administration of Criminal Justice

HB 743   Henry, Cameron Provides for Revenue Sharing Distribution for Fiscal Year 2018-2019.
Bill History: 04-23-18 H Meeting set for 9:00 A.M. RM. 5 House Appropriations 

HB 744   Leger, Walt Provides for authority of courts in times of an emergency or disaster.
Bill History: 04-18-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Judiciary A

HB 745   Edmonds, Rick
Hewitt
Provides for the Dedicated Fund Review Subcommittee of the Joint Legislative Committee on the Budget and submission and approval of plans related to special funds and dedications.
Bill History: 03-29-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Appropriations

HB 749 (1) Barras, Taylor
Appel
Provides relative to transportation network company requirements.
Bill History: 04-19-18 S Set on the Senate Orders

HB 763   Marcelle, Denise Provides relative to the deferment of and exemption from payment of court costs by the state and its political subdivisions.
Bill History: 04-18-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Judiciary

HB 767   Gisclair, Truck Extends the authorization for ready-mixed concrete trucks to exceed the maximum permissible gross vehicle weight, under certain circumstances, until 2020.
Bill History: 04-17-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Transportation

HB 770   Miller, Greg Provides relative to the special campaign finance reports due within the period beginning twenty days prior to the election.
Bill History: 04-12-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House and Governmental Affairs

HB 771   Bacala, Tony Provides for payment of unfunded accrued liability by an employer participating in the Municipal Police Employees' Retirement System.
Bill History: 04-19-18 H Set on the House Orders

HB 782   McFarland, Jack Provides relative to prohibitions and limitations on forest activities and the transportation of harvested timber.
Bill History: 04-18-18 H Meeting set for At Adj. of Joint Agriculture House Agriculture    Video

HB 783   Huval, Mike Provides for the maximum amount of fees assessed on emergency ground ambulance service providers.
Bill History: 04-18-18 H Passed (Vote: Y: 87/N: 3)

HB 788   Jones, Sam Provides relative to sales of property adjudicated to a local government for nonpayment of property taxes.
Bill History: 04-10-18 H Meeting set for 9:30 A.M. RM. 6 House Ways and Means    Video

HB 789   Thibaut, Major Provides relative to the collateral source rule relative to civil damages.
Bill History: 04-16-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Civil Law

HB 790   Connick, Patrick Provides relative to benefits for hearing loss relative to workers compensation.
Bill History: 04-03-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Labor and Industrial Relations

HB 791   Carter, Steve Provides for the creation of multiparish taxing districts for the purpose of funding highway improvements.
Bill History: 04-03-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Municipal and Parochial Affairs

HB 792   Miller, Greg Provides for exemplary damages when injuries are caused by a driver operating a motor vehicle while using a wireless telecommunications device.
Bill History: 04-09-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Civil Law

HB 795   Carter, Gary Shortens the period between the close of registration records and an election.
Bill History: 04-10-18 H Removed from hearing 04/11/18 House and Governmental Affairs 

HB 801   Talbot, Kirk Changes the threshold amount for construction management at risk projects.
Bill History: 04-04-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Transportation

HB 806   Johnson, Robert Provides for a special taxing district in certain parishes to fund construction and operation of courtroom and related facilities.
Bill History: 04-16-18 H Passed to third reading

HB 819 (1) Berthelot, Johnny Authorizes additional methods for submission of certain public contracts.
Bill History: 04-17-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Transportation

HB 825   Thomas, Polly Creates the Right to Earn a Living Act.
Bill History: 04-16-18 H Involuntarily Deferred House Commerce

HB 829   Hunter, Marcus Provides for public water supply testing by public water systems.
Bill History: 04-17-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Health and Welfare

HB 833   Morris, Jay Provides for reduction to revenues into certain statutory funds.
Bill History: 04-04-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Appropriations

HB 834   Marcelle, Denise Provides for the prosecution of officer-involved incidents.
Bill History: 04-12-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Administration of Criminal Justice

HB 835   Hilferty, Stephanie Authorizes supplemental pay for levee district police officers.
Bill History: 04-19-18 H Set on the House Orders

HB 837   Marcelle, Denise Provides relative to powers of crime prevention districts.
Bill History: 04-16-18 H Passed to third reading

HB 840   Harris, Jimmy Provides relative to the application for an occupational license.
Bill History: 04-16-18 H Passed to third reading

HB 846   Simon, Scott Provides relative to water system testing at certain businesses which apply for or hold retail food permits.
Bill History: 04-19-18 S Set on the Senate Orders

HB 859   McFarland, Jack Requires permits for timber hauling.
Bill History: 04-18-18 H Meeting set for At Adj. of Joint Agriculture House Agriculture    Video

HB 866   Glover, Cedric Provides relative to the secretary for the municipal fire and police civil service board in certain municipalities.
Bill History: 04-19-18 H Set on the House Orders

HB 872   Harris, Jimmy Provides relative to industrial development boards in certain municipalities.
Bill History: 04-16-18 H Passed to third reading

HB 874   Henry, Cameron Makes supplemental appropriations for Fiscal Year 2017-2018.
Bill History: 04-24-18 H Meeting set for 9:00 A.M. RM. 5 House Appropriations 

HB 881   Miller, Dustin Provides relative to the Louisiana Smoke Free Air Act.
Bill History: 04-17-18 H Voluntarily Deferred in Committee House Health and Welfare

HB 883   Leger, Walt Makes supplemental appropriations for Fiscal Year 2017-2018.
Bill History: 04-04-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Appropriations

HB 884   Abramson, Neil Provides for nonstate entity capital outlay projects.
Bill History: 04-23-18 H Meeting set for 12:30 P.M. RM. 6 House Ways and Means 

HCR 3   Foil, Franklin Creates a commission to study the feasibility of a constitutional convention and make recommendations relative thereto.
Bill History: 03-21-18 H Returned to the calendar - subject to call

HCR 44   Foil, Franklin Urges and requests local governmental subdivisions to adopt ordinances to define and regulate proper shelters for animals.
Bill History: 04-19-18 H Set on the House Orders

SB 3   Peacock Provides for benefits for survivors of hazardous duty plan members killed by an intentional act of violence.
Bill History: 04-18-18 H Sent to the Legislative Bureau

SB 7   Peacock Corrects language regarding average final compensation as relates to the Municipal Police Employees' Retirement System.
Bill History: 03-20-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Retirement

SB 8   Peacock Provides for the classification of membership as relates to the Municipal Police Employees' Retirement System.
Bill History: 03-19-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Retirement

SB 12   Peacock Provides for survivor benefits as relates to the Municipal Police Employees' Retirement System.
Bill History: 03-20-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Retirement

SB 31   Appel Constitutional amendment providing for disqualification from holding an elective office due to conviction of a felony.
Bill History: 04-19-18 S Set on the Senate Orders

SB 34   Walsworth
Talbot, Kirk
Authorizes a city or parish school board or a parish governing authority to discuss economic development projects in executive session.
Bill History: 03-21-18 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. Rm. F Senate and Governmental Affairs    Video

SB 56   Milkovich Provides right of an oral argument in contradictory proceedings.
Bill History: 04-24-18 H Meeting set for 9:30 a.m. Rm. 4 House Civil Law 

SB 57   Milkovich Provides and clarifies the right of law enforcement officers while under investigation.
Bill History: 04-17-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate Judiciary B

SB 93   Mizell Exempts volunteer fire departments from having their ad valorem taxes decreased to fund certain statutory allocations.
Bill History: 04-19-18 H Set on the House Orders

SB 94   Appel
Seabaugh, Alan
Provides that public entities are liable for interest due for failure to pay progressive stage or final payments on public contracts under certain conditions.
Bill History: 03-21-18 S Returned to the calendar - subject to call

SB 97   Morrell Extends the prescriptive period for instituting certain claims.
Bill History: 04-09-18 S Returned to the calendar - subject to call

SB 118   Morrell Provides that the Louisiana Equal Pay Act be applicable to men and private employers and requires government contractors to verify equal pay practices.
Bill History: 03-15-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate Labor and Industrial Relations

SB 123   Perry Provides relative to the presiding judge of city courts with two divisions.
Bill History: 03-20-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Judiciary

SB 134   Mills Provides relative to prescriptions for controlled dangerous substances.
Bill History: 04-16-18 H Passed to third reading

SB 143   Allain Provides for the transfer, deposit, and use of monies among state funds.
Bill History: 04-11-18 S Returned to the calendar - subject to call

SB 148 (1) Morrell Constitutional amendment to require local government approval of the industrial property tax exemption.
Bill History: 03-21-18 S Returned to the calendar - subject to call

SB 154   Carter Adds to public employees required to meet peace officer training requirements, local personnel with limited authority for enforcement of a local sanitation standard code.
Bill History: 04-10-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate Judiciary B

SB 159   Carter Repeals restrictions which prohibit local governmental subdivisions from enacting local labor ordinances which establish a minimum wage.
Bill History: 03-15-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate Labor and Industrial Relations

SB 161   Carter Provides relative to speed cameras.
Bill History: 04-18-18 S Removed from hearing 04/19/18 Senate Transportation 

SB 162   Carter Provides for an increase in the state minimum wage.
Bill History: 04-02-18 S Returned to the calendar - subject to call

SB 163   Perry Constitutional amendment to extend special assessment for ad valorem tax purposes on homesteads to apply to persons with usufruct when naked ownership is in trust.
Bill History: 04-24-18 H Meeting set for 10:00 A.M. RM. 6 House Ways and Means 

SB 164   Morrell Constitutional amendment to authorize the phase-in of increases in ad valorem taxation under certain circumstances.
Bill History: 04-24-18 H Meeting set for 10:00 A.M. RM. 6 House Ways and Means 

SB 179   Walsworth Constitutional amendment to authorize local taxing authorities to enter into cooperative endeavor agreements to negotiate stipulated tax payments of ad valorem taxes.
Bill History: 03-05-18 S Withdrawn

SB 180   Milkovich Provides for tort liability for a worker's compensation insurer that causes further injury through the unreasonable denial of medical treatment to an injured worker.
Bill History: 04-05-18 S Voted to Involuntarily Defer in Committee Senate Labor and Industrial Relations

SB 185   Bishop Permits certain parishes and any local governing authority or official thereof to enact and enforce ordinances and regulations concerning firearms, ammunition, or components of firearms or ammunition.
Bill History: 04-17-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate Judiciary B

SB 190   Bishop Provides a private right of action for zoning violations.
Bill History: 02-28-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Local and Municipal Affairs

SB 194   Bishop Provides for an exception relative to contracts in which public entities are participants relative to unemployment compensation.
Bill History: 04-09-18 S Returned to the calendar - subject to call

SB 196   Fannin Provides relative to the state uniform construction code.
Bill History: 04-23-18 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m. Rm. 1 House Commerce 

SB 218   Carter Provides for calling a limited constitutional convention for finance matters.
Bill History: 04-17-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate Finance

SB 219   Carter Enacts the Louisiana Employment Non-Discrimination Act.
Bill History: 03-26-18 S Returned to the calendar - subject to call

SB 220   Carter Provides relative to capital outlay oversight process.
Bill History: 03-21-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Ways and Means

SB 252   Carter Constitutional amendment to provide, with certain exemptions, for a state minimum wage effective August 1, 2019.
Bill History: 04-17-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate Finance

SB 257   Milkovich Provides relative to appellate records.
Bill History: 04-18-18 S Failed to pass (Vote: Y: 14/N: 19)

SB 261   Erdey Provides for certain insurance benefits for firemen and law enforcement officers who suffer a catastrophic injury resulting in permanent and total disability caused by an individual with the specific intent to kill an officer.
Bill History: 04-10-18 H Passed to third reading

SB 263   Erdey Constitutional amendment to permit the donation of the use of public equipment and personnel to the state or a political subdivision.
Bill History: 04-12-18 H Passed to third reading

SB 289   Perry Provides relative to the special assessment level for ad valorem tax purposes on homesteads when naked ownership is in trust.
Bill History: 04-24-18 H Meeting set for 10:00 A.M. RM. 6 House Ways and Means 

SB 294   Walsworth Constitutional amendment to authorize local taxing authorities to enter into cooperative endeavor agreements to negotiate stipulated tax payments of ad valorem taxes.
Bill History: 04-09-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate Revenue and Fiscal Affairs

SB 305   Thompson Authorizes the governing authority of certain municipalities to appoint members to a hospital service district.
Bill History: 04-16-18 H Passed to third reading

SB 312   LaFleur Revises procedure regarding meetings to call an election to levy or renew taxes.
Bill History: 04-19-18 H Set on the House Orders

SB 329   Cortez Provides for calling a constitutional convention.
Bill History: 03-21-18 S Meeting set for 2:00 p.m. Rm. F Senate and Governmental Affairs    Video

SB 346   Walsworth Authorizes local taxing authorities to enter into cooperative endeavor agreements that provide for stipulated tax payments.
Bill History: 04-09-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate Revenue and Fiscal Affairs

SB 358   Luneau Provides for electronic notarial acts and electronic notaries public.
Bill History: 04-12-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Civil Law

SB 360   Donahue Reduces frequency of enhanced audits required of certain local auditees with at least three consecutive years of enhanced audits with no findings.
Bill History: 04-25-18 H Meeting set for 9:30 A.M. RM. 2 House and Governmental Affairs 

SB 362   Ward Creates regional authority for certain infrastructure needs and provides relative to taxing powers and uses.
Bill History: 04-24-18 H Meeting set for 10:00 A.M. RM. 6 House Ways and Means 

SB 363   Ward Provides relative to the state's fiscal transparency website's establishment, completion, and contents.
Bill History: 03-19-18 S Meeting set for 1:30 P.M. RM. A-B Senate Finance    Video

SB 369   Barrow Provides that documents or records of an investigation alleging a form of sex discrimination involving a public employee of any public body are exempt from the Public Records Law.
Bill History: 04-11-18 S Meeting set for 1:00 P.M. RM. F Senate and Governmental Affairs    Video

SB 371   Cortez Provides relative to uniformity in local administration of the industrial tax exemption program.
Bill History: 04-02-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate Revenue and Fiscal Affairs

SB 376   Smith Excludes persons whose public service is limited to certain professional services from the provisions of the Code of Governmental Ethics.
Bill History: 04-18-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate and Governmental Affairs

SB 382   Hewitt Provides relative to safety belts as relates to mental or physical disability.
Bill History: 04-17-18 S Involuntarily Deferred Senate Judiciary A

SB 399   Colomb Authorizes public colleges and universities to enter into cooperative endeavor agreements with local police departments for the purpose of providing extra security on and around campus.
Bill History: 03-14-18 S Removed from hearing 03/15/18 Senate Education 

SB 400   Hewitt Provides for certain funds in the state treasury and the powers, duties, functions, and responsibilities of the Dedicated Fund Review Subcommittee of the Joint Legislative Committee on the Budget.
Bill History: 04-17-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate Finance

SB 404   Hewitt Provides relative to sexual harassment prevention policies and training for state officials and employees.
Bill History: 04-18-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate and Governmental Affairs

SB 405   Price Provides for the acquisition of blighted property in certain municipalities.
Bill History: 04-19-18 S Set on the Senate Orders

SB 420   Johns Provides with respect to administration, disposition, enforcement, and adjudication of state and local taxes, fees, and receipts and the Board of Tax Appeals.
Bill History: 04-12-18 H Passed to third reading

SB 425   LaFleur Provides for the creation of special service districts by parishes and municipalities, and for the raising of revenues by such special service districts.
Bill History: 04-18-18 H Sent to the Legislative Bureau

SB 426   LaFleur Provides relative to the Consolidated Local Government Public Finance Act.
Bill History: 04-05-18 H Recommitted House Ways and Means

SB 440   Morrell Provides for specific procedures before a motor vehicle can be immobilized by a municipality for unpaid fines.
Bill History: 04-18-18 H Removed from hearing 04/24/18 House Transportation 

SB 447   Barrow Requires annual sexual harassment training for all public servants.
Bill History: 04-18-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate and Governmental Affairs

SB 457   Walsworth Provides for recall election petitions.
Bill History: 04-19-18 H Set on the House Orders

SB 462   Martiny Provides relative to the Louisiana Inclusionary Zoning and Workforce Affordable Housing Act.
Bill History: 04-18-18 H Sent to the Legislative Bureau

SB 493   Luneau Makes permanent reductions to certain tax incentive rebate programs.
Bill History: 04-13-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Ways and Means

SB 499   Donahue Provides that the legislative auditor shall make a best practices list available to local auditees.
Bill History: 04-18-18 S Passed to third reading

SB 504   Ward Enacts the Louisiana Right to Earn a Living Act.
Bill History: 04-19-18 S Set on the Senate Orders

SB 508   Morrell Provides relative to the direct shipment of wine.
Bill History: 04-18-18 H Referred to House Committee on House Judiciary

SB 511   Barrow Provides relative to tax sales and post-sale notice.
Bill History: 04-24-18 H Meeting set for 10:00 A.M. RM. 6 House Ways and Means 

SB 514   White Provides relative to employee and employer contributions under certain circumstances relative to the Municipal Police Retirement System.
Bill History: 04-16-18 S Voluntarily Deferred in Committee Senate Retirement

SB 529   Appel Provides for direct payment of state and local sales tax due on purchases by certain nonprofit subsidiaries.
Bill History: 04-18-18 H Passed to third reading

SB 533   Milkovich Provides for a five-year DROP period relative to firefighter's retirement.
Bill History: 04-16-18 S Involuntarily Deferred Senate Retirement

SB 536   Luneau Provides relative to workers' compensation.
Bill History: 04-19-18 S Meeting set for At Adj. Rm. C Senate Labor and Industrial Relations 

SB 537   Luneau Provides relative to trusts and settlement proceeds from lawsuits involving minors.
Bill History: 04-04-18 S Referred to Senate Committee on Senate Judiciary A

SB 555   LaFleur Authorizes the securitization of the economic damage portion of the Deepwater Horizon income stream.
Bill History: 04-18-18 S Passed (Vote: Y: 35/N: 0)

SR 116   Smith Commends Mayor Lawrence Henagan of Dequincy, Louisiana, upon his retirement.
Bill History: 04-18-18 G Enrolled


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