LA HB438 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on June 11 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-06-11 - Effective date: 03/31/2020.
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Provides relative to the classified police service in the city of Baton Rouge

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Provides relative to the classified police service in the city of Baton Rouge


Roll Calls

2019-06-03 - House - House Vote on HB 438 CONCUR IN SENATE AMENDMENTS (#903) (Y: 97 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 8) [PASS]
2019-06-01 - Senate - Senate Vote on HB 438 FINAL PASSAGE (#755) (Y: 28 N: 8 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2019-06-01 - Senate - Senate Vote on HB 438 AMENDMENT # 2754 BY WHITE HB 438 BY JAMES (#754) (Y: 32 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]
2019-05-21 - House - House Vote on HB 438 FINAL PASSAGE (#446) (Y: 83 N: 12 NV: 0 Abs: 10) [PASS]


2019-06-11HouseEffective date: 03/31/2020.
2019-06-11HouseSigned by the Governor. Becomes Act No. 230.
2019-06-05HouseSent to the Governor for executive approval.
2019-06-05SenateSigned by the President of the Senate.
2019-06-04HouseEnrolled and signed by the Speaker of the House.
2019-06-03HouseRead by title, roll called, yeas 97, nays 0. The Senate amendments, having received two-thirds vote of the elected members, were concurred in.
2019-06-02HouseScheduled for concurrence on 06/03/19.
2019-06-02HouseReceived from the Senate with amendments.
2019-06-01SenateSenate floor amendments read and adopted. Read by title, passed by a vote of 28 yeas and 8 nays, and ordered returned to the House. Motion to reconsider tabled.
2019-05-28SenateReported without Legislative Bureau amendments. Read by title and passed to third reading and final passage.
2019-05-27SenateReported favorably. Rules suspended. Read by title and referred to the Legislative Bureau.
2019-05-22SenateRead second time by title and referred to the Committee on Local and Municipal Affairs.
2019-05-21SenateReceived in the Senate. Rules suspended. Read first time by title and placed on the Calendar for a second reading.
2019-05-21HouseRead third time by title, roll called on final passage, yeas 83, nays 12. The bill, having received two-thirds vote of the elected members, was finally passed, title adopted, ordered to the Senate.
2019-05-21HouseRules suspended, called out of its regular order.
2019-05-09HouseScheduled for floor debate on 05/21/19.
2019-05-09HouseRead by title, amended, ordered engrossed, passed to 3rd reading.
2019-05-08HouseReported with amendments (15-0).
2019-04-22HouseRead by title, under the rules, referred to the Committee on Municipal, Parochial and Cultural Affairs.
2019-04-17HouseRead by title. Lies over under the rules.
2019-03-29HousePrefiled. To be introduced at a later date.


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