LA HB438 | 2023 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Passed on June 7 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-06-07 - Effective date: 08/01/2023.
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Provides relative to oyster seed ground vessel permits

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Provides relative to oyster seed ground vessel permits


Roll Calls

2023-05-31 - House - House Vote on HB 438 CONCUR IN SENATE AMENDMENTS (#806) (Y: 92 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 13) [PASS]
2023-05-26 - Senate - Senate Vote on HB 438 FINAL PASSAGE (#495) (Y: 32 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 7) [PASS]
2023-05-09 - House - House Vote on HB 438 FINAL PASSAGE (#258) (Y: 103 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2023-06-07HouseEffective date: 08/01/2023.
2023-06-07HouseSigned by the Governor. Becomes Act No. 170.
2023-06-04HouseSent to the Governor for executive approval.
2023-06-02SenateSigned by the President of the Senate.
2023-06-02HouseEnrolled and signed by the Speaker of the House.
2023-05-31HouseRead by title, roll called, yeas 92, nays 0, Senate amendments concurred in.
2023-05-31HouseCalled from the calendar.
2023-05-31HouseRead by title, returned to the calendar.
2023-05-30HouseScheduled for concurrence on 05/31/2023.
2023-05-30HouseReceived from the Senate with amendments.
2023-05-26SenateRules suspended. The amended bill was read by title, passed by a vote of 32 yeas and 0 nays, and ordered returned to the House. Motion to reconsider tabled.
2023-05-23SenateReported without Legislative Bureau amendments. Read by title and passed to third reading and final passage.
2023-05-22SenateCommittee amendments read and adopted. Read by title and referred to the Legislative Bureau.
2023-05-18SenateReported with amendments.
2023-05-10SenateRead second time by title and referred to the Committee on Natural Resources.
2023-05-09SenateReceived in the Senate. Rules suspended. Read first time by title and placed on the Calendar for a second reading.
2023-05-09HouseRead third time by title, roll called on final passage, yeas 103, nays 0. Finally passed, title adopted, ordered to the Senate.
2023-05-04HouseScheduled for floor debate on 05/09/2023.
2023-04-27HouseRead by title, ordered engrossed, passed to 3rd reading.
2023-04-26HouseReported favorably (10-0).
2023-04-10HouseRead by title, under the rules, referred to the Committee on Natural Resources and Environment.
2023-04-03HouseFirst appeared in the Interim Calendar on 4/3/2023.
2023-03-30HouseUnder the rules, provisionally referred to the Committee on Natural Resources and Environment.


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