LA SB180 | 2016 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on June 2 2016 - 100% progression
Action: 2016-06-02 - Effective date 8/1/2016.
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Provides exemption from prosecution for anyone lawfully in possession of medical marijuana. (8/1/16)

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Provides exemption from prosecution for anyone lawfully in possession of medical marijuana. (8/1/16)


Roll Calls

2016-05-25 - Senate - Senate Vote on SB 180 CONCUR (#1016) (Y: 29 N: 7 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2016-05-24 - House - House Vote on SB 180 FINAL PASSAGE (#1009) (Y: 67 N: 22 NV: 0 Abs: 16) [PASS]
2016-04-18 - Senate - Senate Vote on SB 180 FINAL PASSAGE (#289) (Y: 24 N: 10 NV: 0 Abs: 5) [PASS]


2016-06-02SenateEffective date 8/1/2016.
2016-06-02SenateSigned by the Governor. Becomes Act No. 343.
2016-05-30SenateSent to the Governor by the Secretary of the Senate on 5/27/2016.
2016-05-26HouseSigned by the Speaker of the House.
2016-05-26SenateEnrolled. Signed by the President of the Senate.
2016-05-25SenateAmendments proposed by the House read and concurred in by a vote of 29 yeas and 7 nays.
2016-05-24SenateReceived from the House with amendments.
2016-05-24HouseRead third time by title, amended, roll called on final passage, yeas 67, nays 22. Finally passed, ordered to the Senate.
2016-05-19HouseScheduled for floor debate on 05/24/2016.
2016-05-13HouseRead by title, passed to 3rd reading.
2016-05-12HouseReported without Legislative Bureau amendments.
2016-05-11HouseReported favorably (11-0). Referred to the Legislative Bureau.
2016-04-19HouseRead by title, under the rules, referred to the Committee on Administration of Criminal Justice.
2016-04-18HouseReceived in the House from the Senate, read by title, lies over under the rules.
2016-04-18SenateRead by title, passed by a vote of 24 yeas and 10 nays, and sent to the House. Motion to reconsider tabled.
2016-04-13SenateRead by title. Committee amendments read and adopted. Ordered engrossed and passed to third reading and final passage.
2016-04-12SenateReported with amendments.
2016-03-14SenateIntroduced in the Senate; read by title. Rules suspended. Read second time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary C.
2016-03-03SenatePrefiled and under the rules provisionally referred to the Committee on Judiciary C.


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