Louisiana Representative Edward James [D]

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LAHB514PassProvides for the dedication of certain vehicle sales and use taxes (EN -$296,000,000 GF RV See Note)
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2021-07-01
Effective date: 08/01/2021.
LASB60PassProvides relative to the compensation of intercollegiate athletes for the use of their name, image, or likeness. (gov sig) (EN INCREASE SG EX See Note)
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2021-07-01
Effective date 7/1/2021.
LAHB430PassProvides relative to the officer's bill of rights
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2021-06-23
Effective date: 08/01/2021.
LAHB680PassEstablishes the Louisiana Youth Jobs Tax Credit Program and tax credits for the employment of eligible apprentices (EN -$1,200,000 GF RV See Note)
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2021-06-23
Effective date: 06/23/2021.
LASB232PassEstablishes and provides for the Power-Based Violence Review Panel. (gov sig) (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
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2021-06-22
Effective date 6/22/2021.
LAHB108PassProvides with respect to in forma pauperis proceedings
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2021-06-21
Effective date: 08/01/2021.
LAHB129PassProvides relative to peace officers
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2021-06-21
Effective date: 08/01/2021.
LAHB391PassAuthorizes the recommendation of medical marijuana in raw or crude form and limits the dispensing of such product
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2021-06-21
Effective date: 01/01/2022.
LAHB85PassCreates a literacy program for certain public school students (EN INCREASE GF EX See Note)
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2021-06-21
Effective date: 08/01/2021.
LASB105PassProvides for an African-American military service members monument in the Louisiana Veterans Memorial Park. (gov sig) (EN INCREASE SG EX See Note)
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2021-06-21
Effective date 6/21/2021.
LASB151PassEnacts the Foster Youth's Bill of Rights for youth ages fourteen through eighteen in foster care. (gov sig) (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
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2021-06-17
Effective date 6/17/2021.
LASB143PassProvides relative to permanent placement of children in custody of the state. (gov sig) (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
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2021-06-17
Effective date 6/17/2021.
LASB215PassProvides for reasonable accommodations of employees who become temporarily disabled due to certain pregnancy-related medical conditions.(8/1/21) (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
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2021-06-17
Effective date 8/1/2021.
LAHB646PassProvides relative to the dedication of state lands to the Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge (BREC)
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2021-06-16
Effective date: 06/16/2021.
LAHB286PassExtends the period for early voting prior to election day in presidential elections (EN +$408,000 GF EX See Note)
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2021-06-16
Effective date: 06/16/2021.
LAHB707PassProvides relative to employment discrimination (EN NO IMPACT LF RV See Note)
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2021-06-16
Effective date: 08/01/2021.
LASB10PassProvides for mandatory kindergarten attendance and requires compulsory school attendance beginning at age five. (gov sig) (EN INCREASE GF EX See Note)
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2021-06-16
Effective date 6/16/2021.
LASB150PassRequires the Office of Group Benefits to cover bariatric surgery techniques for the treatment of severe obesity. (8/1/21) (EN INCREASE GF EX See Note)
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2021-06-16
Effective date 8/1/2021.
LAHB507PassProvides for electronic filing in criminal cases
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2021-06-15
Effective date: 08/01/2021.
LAHB46PassProvides relative to certain pretrial procedures
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2021-06-14
Effective date: 01/01/2022.
LAHB92PassIncreases the amount paid for a person who has been wrongfully convicted (REC INCREASE GF EX See Note)
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2021-06-14
Effective date: 08/01/2021.
LAHB492PassProvides relative to the prescriptive period for certain actions for abuse of a minor
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2021-06-14
Effective date: 06/14/2021.
LAHR218PassExpresses condolences on the death of Baton Rouge Police Department Corporal Casey Hart
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2021-06-14
Taken by the Clerk of the House and presented to the Secretary of State in accordance with the Rules of the House.
LAHB190PassProvides relative to maternity services of midwives and doulas (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
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2021-06-11
Effective date: 01/01/2022.
LAHB232PassProvides relative to discharge and dismissals of prosecutions for misdemeanor convictions
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2021-06-10
Effective date: 08/01/2021.
LAHB248PassDecreases probation and parole fees for certain offenders (EN DECREASE SG RV See Note)
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2021-06-10
Effective date: 08/1/2021.
LAHB554PassDesignates Juneteenth as a state holiday
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2021-06-10
Effective date: 08/.01/2021.
LAHB378PassProvides relative to registration and voting by a person with a felony conviction
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2021-06-10
Effective date: 02/01/2022.
LAHB84PassProvides relative to qualification of jurors
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2021-06-10
Effective date: 08/01/2021.
LAHR211PassExpresses condolences on the death of Charles Alexander Hemmans
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2021-06-10
Taken by the Clerk of the House and presented to the Secretary of State in accordance with the Rules of the House.
LAHR193PassRequests La. Dept. of Health to amend the Medicaid state plan to allow for postpartum Medicaid coverage for 12 months after childbirth for certain pregnant individuals
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2021-06-10
Taken by the Clerk of the House and presented to the Secretary of State in accordance with the Rules of the House.
LAHCR84PassRequests the State Police Commission to adopt policies that reflect legislation recommended by the Police Training, Screening, and De-escalation Task Force
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2021-06-09
Taken by the Clerk of the House and presented to the Secretary of State in accordance with the Rules of the House.
LAHCR101PassCreates a commission to study the procedures for processing felony sentences and calculating incarceration release dates of persons in the custody of the Department of Public Safety and Corrections
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2021-06-09
Taken by the Clerk of the House and presented to the Secretary of State in accordance with the Rules of the House.
LAHB495Engross

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Allows full practice authority for advanced practice registered nurses
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2021-06-07
Read by title and returned to the Calendar, subject to call.
LAHB130Engross

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Provides relative to occupant restraint systems on school buses (RE1 INCREASE LF EX See Note)
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2021-06-07
The amended bill was read by title; failed to pass by a vote of 7 yeas and 30 nays. Motion to reconsider tabled.
LAHR164Intro

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Requests the Southern University Law Center to coordinate a study regarding the development of racial and ethnic impact statements on legislative proposals
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2021-06-07
Read by title, roll called, yeas 36, nays 58. The resolution was rejected.
LAHB536Engross

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Provides relative to sanctions for a lapse in required liability security (RR -$550,000 RV See Note)
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2021-06-06
To Senate Finance Committee
LAHCSR4N/A

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Requests a study of the procedures for law enforcement officers under investigation who are required to submit to a polygraph and to study the effects of having a representative present while the polygraph is being conducted
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2021-06-04
The request, having received objections from at least one-third of the elected members, was not approved.
LAHCR59PassUrges the Supreme Court of La. to approve CLE credit for full-time legislative staff attorneys
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2021-06-03
Taken by the Clerk of the House and presented to the Secretary of State in accordance with the Rules of the House.
LAHCR104PassDesignates May 25, 2021, as Louisiana Judicial Council of the National Bar Association Day at the state capitol
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2021-06-03
Taken by the Clerk of the House and presented to the Secretary of State in accordance with the Rules of the House.
LAHB193Engross

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Creates the office on women's health within the La. Department of Health (RE INCREASE GF EX See Note)
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2021-06-03
To Senate Finance Committee
LAHB468Engross

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Provides relative to extension of medicaid coverage for an individual experiencing postpartum (RE +$738,954 GF EX See Note)
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2021-06-02
To Senate Finance Committee
LAHB32PassIncreases the total number of credits that may be earned by an offender upon earning a bachelor's degree or master's degree (EN DECREASE GF EX See Note)
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2021-06-01
Effective date: 08/01/2021.
LAHB285PassProvides relative to the amount a time a person may remain in a voting machine
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2021-06-01
Effective date: 01/01/2022.
LAHB604Engross

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Provides relative to expungement of records (RR1 INCREASE GF EX See Note)
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2021-06-01
To Senate Finance Committee
LAHB37PassProvides for uniform post-placement functions associated with agency adoptions and private adoptions (RE NO IMPACT See Note)
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2021-06-01
Effective date: 08/01/2021.
LAHB12PassCreates an individual income tax checkoff for the Sexual Trauma Awareness and Response (STAR) organization (EN NO IMPACT GF RV See Note)
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2021-06-01
Effective date: See Act.
LAHCR11PassRequests the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to develop a plan for providing school literacy coaches for students in kindergarten through second grade in elementary schools identified as needing improvement
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2021-06-01
Taken by the Clerk of the House and presented to the Secretary of State in accordance with the Rules of the House.
LASCR64PassCommends Reverend Robin McCullough-Bade on the occasion of her retirement.
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2021-06-01
Sent to the Secretary of State by the Secretary of the Senate on 5/28/2021.
LASCR24PassRequests the Department of Environmental Quality to study the feasibility of providing funding for devices that remediate certain water quality impairments.
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2021-06-01
Sent to the Secretary of State by the Secretary of the Senate on 5/28/2021.
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