LA HB495 | 2014 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on June 23 2014 - 100% progression
Action: 2014-06-23 - Effective date: August 1, 2014.
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Provides relative to the authority to investigate and make arrests for certain crimes

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Provides relative to the authority to investigate and make arrests for certain crimes


Roll Calls

2014-06-02 - Senate - Senate Vote on HB 495 ADOPT (#1712) (Y: 36 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2014-06-01 - House - House Vote on HB 495 MOTION TO ADOPT (#1579) (Y: 91 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 13) [PASS]
2014-05-20 - House - House Vote on HB 495 REJECT SENATE AMENDMENTS (#1046) (Y: 99 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2014-05-13 - Senate - Senate Vote on HB 495 FINAL PASSAGE (#936) (Y: 37 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2014-04-21 - House - House Vote on HB 495 FINAL PASSAGE (#510) (Y: 92 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 13) [PASS]


2014-06-23HouseEffective date: August 1, 2014.
2014-06-23HouseSigned by the Governor. Becomes Act No. 820.
2014-06-09HouseSent to the Governor for executive approval.
2014-06-02SenateSigned by the President of the Senate on 6/4/2014.
2014-06-04HouseEnrolled and signed by the Speaker of the House.
2014-06-02HouseNotice of Senate adoption of Conference Committee Report.
2014-06-02SenateConference Committee Report read; adopted by a vote of 36 yeas and 0 nays.
2014-06-01SenateNotice House adopted the Conference Committee Report.
2014-06-01HouseConference Committee Report read, roll called, yeas 91, nays 0. The Conference Committee Report was adopted.
2014-05-29HouseScheduled for floor debate on 06/01/2014.
2014-05-29SenateConference committee report received.
2014-05-28HouseConference Committee report received. Lies over under the rules.
2014-05-21HouseNotice of Senate conferees appointed.
2014-05-21SenateSenate conference committee members appointed: Morrell, Heitmeier, and Martiny.
2014-05-20SenateNotice House Conference Committee members appointed.
2014-05-20SenateNotice House rejected the Senate amendments.
2014-05-20HouseHouse conferees appointed: Adams, Ponti, and St. Germain.
2014-05-20HouseRead by title, roll called, yeas 98, nays 0, Senate amendments rejected, conference committee appointment pending.
2014-05-15HouseScheduled for floor debate on 05/20/2014.
2014-05-14HouseReceived from the Senate with amendments.
2014-05-13SenateRules suspended. The amended bill was read by title, passed by a vote of 37 yeas and 0 nays, and ordered returned to the House. Motion to reconsider tabled.
2014-05-08SenateReported with Legislative Bureau amendments which were read and adopted. Read by title and passed to third reading and final passage.
2014-05-07SenateRead by title and referred to the Legislative Bureau.
2014-05-06SenateReported favorably.
2014-04-22SenateRead second time by title and referred to the Committee on Judiciary B.
2014-04-21SenateReceived in the Senate. Rules suspended. Read first time by title and placed on the Calendar for a second reading.
2014-04-21HouseRead third time by title, roll called on final passage, yeas 92, nays 0. Finally passed, title adopted, ordered to the Senate.
2014-04-16HouseScheduled for floor debate on 04/21/2014.
2014-04-15HouseRead by title, ordered engrossed, passed to 3rd reading.
2014-04-14HouseReported favorably (15-0).
2014-03-10HouseRead by title, under the rules, referred to the Committee on Commerce.
2014-02-27HouseUnder the rules, provisionally referred to the Committee on Commerce.


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