LA SB78 | 2012 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on May 25 2012 - 100% progression
Action: 2012-05-25 - Effective date 8/1/12.
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


Amends the definition of illegal carrying of weapons to exclude certain knives. (8/1/12)

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Amends the definition of illegal carrying of weapons to exclude certain knives. (8/1/12)


Roll Calls

2012-05-16 - House - House Vote on SB 78, FINAL PASSAGE (#900) (Y: 89 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 16) [PASS]
2012-04-02 - Senate - Senate Vote on SB 78, FINAL PASSAGE (#199) (Y: 35 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2012-05-25 Effective date 8/1/12.
2012-05-25 Signed by the Governor. Becomes Act No. 302.
2012-05-21 Sent to the Governor by the Secretary of the Senate on 05/17.
2012-05-17 Signed by the Speaker of the House.
2012-05-17 Enrolled. Signed by the President of the Senate.
2012-05-16 Received from the House without amendments.
2012-05-16 Read third time by title, roll called on final passage, yeas 89, nays 0. Finally passed, ordered to the Senate.
2012-05-09 Scheduled for floor debate on 5/16/2012.
2012-04-30 Read by title, passed to 3rd reading - regular calendar.
2012-04-26 Reported without Legislative Bureau amendments.
2012-04-25 Reported favorably (13-0) (Regular). Referred to the Legislative Bureau.
2012-04-03 Read by title, under the rules, referred to the Committee on Administration of Criminal Justice.
2012-04-02 Received in the House from the Senate, read by title, lies over under the rules
2012-04-02 Read by title, passed by a vote of 35 yeas and 0 nays, and sent to the House. Motion to reconsider tabled.
2012-03-28 Read by title. Ordered engrossed and passed to third reading and final passage.
2012-03-27 Reported favorably.
2012-03-12 Introduced in the Senate; read by title. Rules suspended. Read second time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary C.
2012-02-16 Prefiled and under the rules provisionally referred to the Committee on Judiciary C.


Louisiana State Sources

Bill Comments 750