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PositionBillStatusSummaryAction
#1SCR77PassedCommends Judge Jimmy N. Dimos upon his induction into the Louisiana Political Museum and Hall of Fame.
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2017-05-16
Sent to the Secretary of State by the Secretary of the Senate.
#2HB435PassedRequires a healthcare facility to provide notice of balance billing
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2017-06-16
Effective date: 08/01/17.
#3HB656IntroducedImposes a state ad valorem tax and provides for the dedication of the avails of the tax to the TOPS Fund for the support of higher education (OR +$233,000,000 SD RV See Note)
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2017-04-20
#4HB17PassedProvides relative to the release of certain account information for the estate of a decedent
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2017-06-12
Effective date: 08/01/17.
#5HB150PassedProvides relative to the name of the South St. Landry Community Library District
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2017-06-14
Effective date: 08/01/17.
#6SB159IntroducedProvides for payment of insurance proceeds jointly to the mortgagee and the mortgagor of damaged residential property. (8/1/17)
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2017-04-10
#7SCR5PassedCommends the United States Eighth Air Force on the occasion of its seventy-fifth anniversary.
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2017-02-22
Sent to the Secretary of State by the Secretary of the Senate on 2/23/2017.
#8SB85IntroducedAuthorizes the state Department of Education and the Louisiana Department of Health to survey students regarding certain risk behavior associated with chronic health conditions. (gov sig)
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2017-05-17
Reconsidered. Read by title; returned to the Calendar, subject to call.
#9HCR18PassedMemorializes the United States Congress to pass the Trickett Wendler Right to Try Act of 2017
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2017-05-23
Taken by the Clerk of the House and presented to the Secretary of State in accordance with the Rules of the House.
#10SR147PassedRequests that legislation allowing school boards and local governing authorities be authorized to go into executive session when discussing economic development projects be included in the call for any special legislative session in 2017.
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2017-06-05
Enrolled. Signed by the President of the Senate and sent to the Secretary of State by the Secretary of the Senate.
#11HB35PassedProvides relative to the offset of disability retirement benefits of members of the Firefighters' Retirement System based on receipt of workers' compensation benefits (EN NO IMPACT APV)
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2017-06-03
Effective date: 08/01/17.
#12SB226IntroducedEliminates certain statutory dedications and eliminates certain dedications of certain funds. (7/1/17) (OR +$839,887,403 GF RV See Note)
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2017-04-10
#13SB23PassedDesignates the new bridge across Goose Bayou on LA 45 in Jefferson Parish as the "Jules Nunez Bridge". (8/1/17) (EN +$1,100 SG EX See Note)
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2017-06-14
Effective date 8/1/2017.
#14HR96PassedCommends Thomas P. Willmott for his many accomplishments and upon winning the 2017 Louisiana Right to Life Leadership for Life Award
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2017-05-11
Taken by the Clerk of the House and presented to the Secretary of State in accordance with the Rules of the House.
#15SB28PassedProvides relative to facilities providing housing to individuals referred by judicial agencies. (8/1/17)
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2017-06-12
Effective date 8/1/2017.
#16HB404PassedAmends the Polysomnographic Practice Act
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2017-06-16
Effective date: 08/01/17.
#17HB464IntroducedProvides relative to the payment of claims on life insurance
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2017-04-10
#18HB375Introduced(Constitutional Amendment) Provides for local option for the homestead exemption
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2017-04-10
#19HCR94PassedRecognizes Friday, June 2, 2017, as National Gun Violence Awareness Day
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2017-06-01
Taken by the Clerk of the House and presented to the Secretary of State in accordance with the Rules of the House.
#20HR5PassedExpresses condolences upon the death of Edward Lee "Ed" Gary
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2017-06-19
Taken by the Clerk of the House and presented to the Secretary of State in accordance with the Rules of the House.
#21HB341PassedAmends laws relative to behavioral health and mental health to provide for current practice and appropriate terminology
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2017-06-23
Effective date: 08/01/17.
#22SB216PassedProvides for physician assistants executing emergency certificates relative to alleged mental illness or substance abuse. (8/1/17) (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
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2017-06-14
Effective date 8/1/2017.
#23HCR15EngrossedRecognizes the Natchitoches Tribe of Louisiana as an Indian tribe of the state (EG NO IMPACT See Note)
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2017-05-24
#24HB209PassedEstablishes a licensure exemption for dental hygiene students
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2017-06-16
Effective date: 08/01/17.
#25HB509PassedProvides relative to temporary restraining orders
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2017-06-12
Effective date: 08/01/17.
#26HCR52PassedTo extend the False River Watershed Council until January 13, 2020
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2017-06-05
Taken by the Clerk of the House and presented to the Secretary of State in accordance with the Rules of the House.
#27HB688PassedProhibits a public postsecondary education institution from inquiring about a prospective student's criminal history, except for history pertaining to specified offenses, prior to his acceptance for admission (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
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2017-06-16
Effective date: 08/01/17.
#28SCR60PassedDesignates the grounds surrounding the Old Arsenal Museum on the capitol grounds as The Louisiana Veterans Memorial Park.
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2017-06-08
Sent to the Secretary of State by the Secretary of the Senate on 6/9/2017.
#29HB145Passed(Constitutional Amendment) Establishes an ad valorem property tax exemption for the surviving spouse of a person who died while performing their duties as an emergency medical responder, technician, or paramedic (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF RV See Note)
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2017-06-30
Effective date: See Act.
#30SCR6PassedExpresses condolences upon the death of public servant and former legislator, George Forrest Dunn Jr.
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2017-02-22
Sent to the Secretary of State by the Secretary of the Senate on 2/23/2017.
#31SCR8PassedExpresses condolences upon the death of international bridge champion, Betty Kennedy of Shreveport.
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2017-02-22
Sent to the Secretary of State by the Secretary of the Senate on 2/23/2017.
#32HCR5PassedExpresses condolences upon the death of Joseph Stone
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2017-02-24
Taken by the Clerk of the House and presented to the Secretary of State in accordance with the Rules of the House.
#33HB13PassedProvides relative to the Pointe Coupee Parish library
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2017-06-14
Effective date: 08/01/17.
#34SB7PassedProvides for benefits for survivors of members killed in the line of duty by an intentional act of violence. (2/3 - CA10s29(F)) (6/30/17) (EN INCREASE APV)
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2017-06-16
Effective date 6/30/2017.
#35SB30PassedExtends the Tax Free Shopping Program set to terminate on July 1, 2017. (gov sig) (EN -$1,200,000 GF RV See Note)
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2017-06-22
Effective date 6/22/2017.
#36HB132VetoedProvides relative to the allocation of expenditures of the state operating budget (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
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2017-06-26
Vetoed by the Governor.
#37SB70PassedMakes misbranding or adulteration of drugs under certain circumstances a felony. (8/1/17)
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2017-06-12
Effective date 8/1/2017.
#38HB234EngrossedProvides relative to the local match requirements for non-state entities applying for capital outlay funding (EG NO IMPACT GF RV See Note)
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2017-06-07
Scheduled for concurrence on 06/08/17.
#39SB83PassedProvides for a hotel occupancy tax in East Baton Rouge Parish. (gov sig)
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2017-06-16
Effective date 6/16/2017.
#40HB361IntroducedPhases-out the corporation franchise tax beginning January 1, 2019 (EG -$416,000,000 GF RV See Note)
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2017-05-30
Notice removed
#41HB370Introduced(Constitutional Amendment) Provides for a flat tax on business income and eliminates the income tax deduction for federal income taxes paid for purposes of calculating the tax liability of taxpayers who file returns on business income
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2017-04-10
#42HB541EngrossedProvides relative to early graduation from high school including incentives for students and savings used for certain other educational purposes (RE +$5,664,314 GF EX See Note)
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2017-05-31
#43SB171IntroducedProvides for an income tax credit for physicians who provide uncompensated care to indigent patients. (gov sig) (OR DECREASE GF RV See Note)
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2017-04-10
#44HB465IntroducedEstablishes maximum speed limits for certain motor vehicles on interstate highways
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2017-05-11
Becomes HB 682.
#45SB182PassedProvides for the tax credit for ad valorem taxes paid on inventory by taxpayers included in one consolidated federal income tax return. (gov sig) (EN DECREASE GF RV See Note)
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2017-06-23
Effective date 6/23/2017.
#46HB440IntroducedRequires contractors to provide certain license, classification, and insurance information
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2017-04-26
Becomes HB 675.
#47HB413IntroducedProvides relative to the funding of public defenders (EG -$9,813,259 GF RV See Note)
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2017-05-30
Notice removed
#48HB546IntroducedProvides relative to exemptions from laws, rules, and regulations applicable to public school boards and the schools and employees under the jurisdiction of each with certain exceptions
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2017-04-10
#49HB436PassedRequires drug manufacturers to provide information regarding prescription drug prices (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
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2017-06-14
Effective date: 08/01/17.
#50HB412PassedAuthorizes the possession and application of sunscreen at public schools
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2017-06-22
Effective date: 08/01/17.
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