LA HB1178 | 2012 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Passed on May 31 2012 - 100% progression
Action: 2012-05-31 - Effective date: August 1, 2012.
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


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Roll Calls

2012-05-22 - Senate - Senate Vote on HB 1178, FINAL PASSAGE (#1288) (Y: 36 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2012-04-25 - House - House Vote on HB 1178, FINAL PASSAGE (#538) (Y: 92 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 11) [PASS]


2012-05-31 Effective date: August 1, 2012.
2012-05-31 Signed by the Governor. Becomes Act No. 442.
2012-05-24 Sent to the Governor for executive approval.
2012-05-23 Signed by the President of the Senate.
2012-05-23 Enrolled and signed by the Speaker of the House.
2012-05-22 Received from the Senate without amendments.
2012-05-22 Rules suspended. Read by title, passed by a vote of 36 yeas and 0 nays, and ordered returned to the House. Motion to reconsider tabled.
2012-05-21 Reported without Legislative Bureau amendments. Read by title and passed to third reading and final passage.
2012-05-17 Read by title and referred to the Legislative Bureau.
2012-05-16 Rules suspended. Reported favorably.
2012-04-30 Read second time by title and referred to the Committee on Commerce, Consumer Protection and International Affairs.
2012-04-26 Received in the Senate. Read first time by title and placed on the Calendar for a second reading.
2012-04-25 Read third time by title, amended, roll called on final passage, yeas 92, nays 2. Finally passed, title adopted, ordered to the Senate.
2012-04-18 Scheduled for floor debate on 4/25/2012.
2012-04-18 Read by title, amended, ordered engrossed, passed to 3rd reading - regular calendar.
2012-04-17 Reported with amendments (18-0) (Regular).
2012-04-04 Read by title, under the rules, referred to the Committee on Commerce.
2012-04-03 Read by title.


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