LA HB140 | 2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 42-2)
Status: Passed on June 13 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-06-13 - Effective date: 08/01/2020.
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Provides relative to the preemption of state law for firearms

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Provides relative to the preemption of state law for firearms


Roll Calls

2020-06-01 - Senate - Senate Vote on HB 140 ADOPT (#732) (Y: 28 N: 8 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2020-06-01 - House - House Vote on HB 140 MOTION TO ADOPT (#764) (Y: 71 N: 23 NV: 0 Abs: 10) [PASS]
2020-05-31 - House - House Vote on HB 140 REJECT SENATE AMENDMENTS (#670) (Y: 71 N: 24 NV: 0 Abs: 9) [PASS]
2020-05-29 - Senate - Senate Vote on HB 140 FINAL PASSAGE (#580) (Y: 32 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2020-05-22 - House - House Vote on HB 140 FINAL PASSAGE (#375) (Y: 70 N: 28 NV: 0 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2020-06-13HouseEffective date: 08/01/2020.
2020-06-13HouseSigned by the Governor. Becomes Act No. 299.
2020-06-03HouseSent to the Governor for executive approval.
2020-06-01SenateSigned by the President of the Senate.
2020-06-01HouseEnrolled and signed by the Speaker of the House.
2020-06-01HouseNotice of Senate adoption of Conference Committee Report.
2020-06-01SenateConference Committee Report read; adopted by a vote of 28 yeas and 8 nays.
2020-06-01SenateNotice House adopted the Conference Committee Report.
2020-06-01HouseConference Committee Report read, roll called, yeas 71, nays 23. The Conference Committee Report was adopted.
2020-06-01HouseConference Committee report received.
2020-05-31HouseNotice of Senate conferees appointed.
2020-05-31SenateSenate conference committee members appointed: Foil, Mizell, and Smith.
2020-05-31SenateNotice House Conference Committee members appointed.
2020-05-31SenateNotice House rejected the Senate amendments.
2020-05-31HouseHouse conferees appointed: Miguez, James, and Riser.
2020-05-31HouseRead by title, roll called, yeas 71, nays 24, Senate amendments rejected, conference committee appointment pending.
2020-05-29HouseScheduled for concurrence on 05/31/20.
2020-05-29HouseReceived from the Senate with amendments.
2020-05-29SenateRules suspended. Senate floor amendments read and adopted. Read by title, passed by a vote of 32 yeas and 3 nays, and ordered returned to the House. Motion to reconsider tabled.
2020-05-28SenateReported without Legislative Bureau amendments. Read by title and passed to third reading and final passage.
2020-05-28SenateReported favorably. Rules suspended. Read by title and referred to the Legislative Bureau.
2020-05-25SenateReceived in the Senate; read by title Rules suspended. Read second time by title and referred to the Committee on Judiciary C.
2020-05-22HouseRead third time by title, amended, roll called on final passage, yeas 70, nays 28. Finally passed, title adopted, ordered to the Senate.
2020-05-20HouseScheduled for floor debate on 05/22/20.
2020-05-18HouseRead by title, ordered engrossed, passed to 3rd reading.
2020-05-15HouseReported favorably (7-3).
2020-03-09HouseRead by title, under the rules, referred to the Committee on Administration of Criminal Justice.
2020-02-24HouseFirst appeared in the Interim Calendar on 2/24/2020.
2020-02-24HouseUnder the rules, provisionally referred to the Committee on Administration of Criminal Justice.


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