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Louisiana Legislative Agenda For May 9, 2011
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What is on the Louisiana  legislative agenda for May 9, 2011?

 

Here is the meetings schedule tentative Louisiana Senate Daily Digest and the Louisiana House Order of the Day:


 

Louisiana Senate
Senate Daily Digest for May 9, 2011
To convene at  5:00 pm

 

Senate Concurrent Resolutions 2nd Reading Subject to Call

SCR9

WILLARD-LEWIS

CONDOLENCES-Expresses condolences upon the death of U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Quadi S. Hudgins, while on his third tour of duty.

Senate Bills 3rd Reading and Final Passage

SB32

BROOME

CHILDREN-Provides relative to guardianship of children in need of care. (EG NO IMPACT GF EX See Note)

SB55

MURRAY

ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES-Provides relative to direct shipment of wine by instate retailers.

SB150

MARTINY

CLERKS OF COURT-Authorizes the collection of the expungement processing fee by the clerk of court. (8/15/11) (EG SEE FISC NOTE LF)

SB158

MURRAY

COURTS-Provides relative to Municipal Court of New Orleans. (8/15/11) (EG SEE FISC NOTE LF EX)

SB161

QUINN

COURTS-Dedicates judgeships in certain judicial districts with divisions limited to family or juvenile subject matter jurisdiction. (gov sig) (EG NO IMPACT See Note)

SB208

PERRY

EXPROPRIATION-Provides relative to attorney fees, court costs and expenses for unsuccessful or abandoned expropriation suits. (gov sig)

SB23

MORRISH

BOATS/BOATING-Exempts certain individuals from the boating safety education requirement. (gov sig)

SB26

NEVERS

PHYSICIANS-Allows for an out-of-state physician to order certain diagnostic tests under certain circumstances. (8/15/11)

SB38

ERDEY

GROUP BENEFITS PROGRAM-Provides coverage for developmentally disabled dependents of classified or unclassified state civil service employees by life, health or other programs sponsored by the Office of Group Benefits under certain circumstances. (8/15/11) (EG NO IMPACT See Note)

SB84

MORRISH

INSURANCE PREMIUMS-Provides for the calculation of unearned premium in the event of cancellation by the insured. (8/15/11)

SB87

J.R.SMITH

FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS-Provides relative to the disclosure of records of the Office of Financial Institutions to state or federal licensing or investigative agencies. (8/15/11)

SB88

J.R.SMITH

LOANS-Provides relative to motor vehicle loan documentation and compliance fees. (8/15/11)

SB96

QUINN

INSURANCE POLICIES-Provides for the compensation of an insurance producer for placement of certain commercial property and casualty insurance policies. (gov sig)

SB152

MICHOT

HEALTH SERVICES-Provides for requirements of advertising by physicians. (8/15/11)

SB160

MICHOT

COMMERCIAL REGULATIONS-Provides for safe transportation of offshore oil platform workers. (gov sig)

SB169

CLAITOR

AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE-Provides for payment of medical claims by the insurer. (8/15/11)

SB207

MOUNT

MEDICAID-Requires DHH to submit annual reports concerning the Coordinated Care Network Medicaid initiative. (gov sig)

SB223

MOUNT

CONTROL DANGER SUBSTANCE-Allows the use of electronic prescribing. (gov sig)

Senate Bills 3rd Reading and Final Passage Subject to Call

SB43

DONAHUE

SCHOOLS-Allows chartering authorities to extend start-up time period for charter schools. (8/15/11)

SB142

QUINN

EDUCATION DEPARTMENT-Allows charter groups to withdraw, revise, and resubmit, a charter proposal prior to consideration by the chartering authority. (gov sig)

 

 

Louisiana House of Representatives
House Order of the Day for May 9, 2011
To convene at  2:00 pm

 

MORNING HOUR

     

1. Roll Call

     

2. Prayer

     

3. Pledge of Allegiance

     

4. Reading of Journal

     

5. Petitions, Memorials, and Communications

     

6. Introduction of Resolutions

     

7. Introduction of Bills

     

8. Senate Bills on First Reading

     

9. Reports of Committees

     

10. House and House Concurrent Resolutions Lying Over

HR26

GALLOT

HOUSE/RULES-Provides for the report of a committee on a legislative instrument

HR27

GEYMANN

HOUSE/RULES-Provides for certain procedures relative to the passage of an appropriation bill when one-time money is appropriated for recurring expenses

11. Senate Concurrent Resolutions Lying Over

SCR3

NEVERS

CONGRESS-Memorializes Congress to enact laws to establish, implement, and ensure that universal communication is at all times and at all places available to warn the American people of imminent and impending dangers.

13. Senate Bills on Second Reading to be Referred to Committee

SB1

ADLEY

MILITARY AFFAIRS-Provides for death and disability benefits for Louisiana National Guardsmen activated by the governor or the president. (gov sig) (EG +$8,200,000 SD EX See Note)

SB28

NEVERS

TAX/TAXATION-Extends employer's non-refundable apprenticeship tax credit against income tax and corporation franchise tax to taxable periods ending prior to January 1, 2015. (gov sig) (RE -$500,000 GF RV See Note)

SB134

CLAITOR

TAX/TAXATION-Extends the Technology Commercialization Credit and Jobs Program from December 31, 2011 to December 31, 2017 and changes it from a refundable tax credit program to a "rebate" program. (7/1/11) (RE DECREASE GF RV See Note)

SB219

MILLS

TAX EXEMPTIONS-Creates the Acadiana Cultural and Entertainment Special District and authorizes certain parishes within the district to provide an exemption from their sales tax for purchases by a motion picture production company for a specific state-certified movie production by that company. (gov sig) (EG DECREASE LF RV See Note)

16. House Bills on Second Reading Reported by Committee

HB635

THIBAUT

INSURANCE/AUTOMOBILE-Provides for notice to insureds relative to liability insurance cancellation fees assessed by the office of motor vehicles

HB636

HOFFMANN

ABORTION-Provides requirements for content and delivery of information regarding abortion in certain medical settings and revises criteria for voluntary and informed consent to an abortion

REGULAR ORDER OF THE DAY

     

5. House Bills on Third Reading and Final Passage

     

Scheduled for floor debate on 5/9/2011

     

Local & Consent

HB69

LIGI

MALPRACTICE/MEDICAL-Provides investment procedures for the Patient's Compensation Fund

HB81

CHANDLER

CRIMINAL/PROCEDURE-Provides with respect to the release of medical records in criminal cases

HB184

HILL

FORESTRY-Clarifies relationship between co-owners relative to timber theft

HB249

GUINN

TRANSPORTATION-Authorizes the use of certain motorized vehicles in the city limits of the town of Welsh

HB254

MORRIS

PURCHASING-Repeals provision related to scheduled purchasing by DOTD

Regular

HB76

HUTTER

MTR VEHICLE/COMMERCIAL-Permits DOTD to issue special permits for vehicles and loads of certain widths

HB200

MCVEA

HIGHWAYS-Renames the John James Audubon Bridge as the Generals John A. Lejeune-Robert H. Barrow Bridge (EG NO IMPACT See Note)

HB206

CROMER

CIVIL/IMMUNITY-Provides for a limitation of liability for community service nonprofit organizations designated by city or municipal courts

HB250

MORRIS

TRANSPORTATION-Restructures offices within DOTD

HB358

GREENE

LIABILITY/CIVIL-Provides a limitation of liability for school boards entering into joint-use agreements

HB132

CHANDLER

FIRE PROTECT/FIRE MARSHAL-Provides relative to the authority of the state fire marshal

HB174

H.BURNS

MTR VEHICLE/COMMERCIAL-Allows for certain commercial drivers with physical disabilities to drive intrastate only

HB187

B.BADON

SEX OFFENSE/REGISTRY-Exempts sex offenders from provision that provides, without charge, state identification cards to persons of certain age

HB228

ST.GERMAIN

MOTOR VEHICLES-Adjusts method to determine certain truck registration fees (OR -$95,000 SD RV See Note)

HB253

CHAMPAGNE

MTR VEHICLE/DRIVER LIC-Authorizes a driving under suspension hardship license for non-alcohol related offenses

HB362

SIMON

ARCHITECTS-Provides relative to exemptions to the licensing and registration requirement for architects

HB383

ARNOLD

UTILITIES-Provides for changes to the La. Underground Utilities and Facilities Damage Prevention Law

HB470

H.BURNS

MOTOR VEHICLES-Provides for an expedited motor vehicle title process (EG NO IMPACT EX See Note)

Scheduled for floor debate on 5/10/2011

     

Local & Consent

HB262

RICHARDSON

CIVIL/PROCEDURE-Provides relative to executory process

HB310

HENRY

ECONOMIC DEVEL/SECY-Provides with respect to the secretary's approval of bond-financed local contracts

HB540

AUBERT

ENGINEERS-Allows for the Small Engineering Consultant Program within DOTD to be open to certain businesses

HB273

HUTTER

BUILDING CODES-Authorizes local governments to accept affidavits regarding windblown storm debris shutters

HB536

SIMON

BUILDING CODES-Provides relative to equal access to governmental and public facilities for the disabled community

Regular

HB505

CHAMPAGNE

MTR VEHICLE/OFFICE-Requires interlock companies to report electronically

HB507

LANDRY

SCHOOL BUS DRIVERS-Provides relative to school bus driver qualifications and related matters

HB534

CARTER

CURRICULA/DRIVER ED-Consolidates driver education programs under the auspices of the Department of Corrections and Public Safety, public safety services

HB607

ARNOLD

CREDIT/CONSUMER-Provides relative to the payment of fees and interest charges

HB49

LEGER

CRIME-Amends the crimes of human trafficking and trafficking of children for sexual purposes

HB58

LIGI

PUBLIC LANDS/STATE-Authorizes the lease of certain water bottoms and reclaimed lands in Jefferson Parish

HB77

BARRAS

PUBLIC LANDS/STATE-Provides for the transfer of state property in Iberia Parish

HB107

TALBOT

INSURANCE/SELF-Defines certain activity toward a self-insured governmental entity with a self-insured loss fund or risk pool as a fraudulent insurance act

HB110

WOOTON

CORRECTIONS-Provides for fees relative to the transfer of parolees and probationers across state lines (OR INCREASE SG RV See Note)

HB113

ST.GERMAIN

PROPERTY/PUBLIC-Authorizes the transfer of certain properties in Iberville Parish

HB121

WOOTON

CORRECTIONS-Increases probation and parole fees by ten dollars (EG INCREASE SG RV See Note)

HB122

WOOTON

CORRECTIONS-Provides for the imposition of a fee to defray the cost of presentence investigations (EG INCREASE SG RV See Note)

HB131

TEMPLET

SEX OFFENSE/REGISTRY-Amends the crime of failure to register to include the failure to comply with sex offender drivers' license and state identification card requirements (EG INCREASE GF EX See Note)

HB137

CORTEZ

INSURERS/AGENTS-Authorizes producer compensation in the form of fees in certain circumstances

Scheduled for floor debate on 5/11/2011

     

Local & Consent

HB13

GISCLAIR

SEX OFFENSE/REGISTRY-Provides relative to sex offender registration requirements (OR NO IMPACT GF EX See Note)

Regular

HB188

HARDY

HOUSING/AUTHORITIES-Removes the public records exemption that is applicable to affiliates of housing authorities

HB201

ARMES

PUBLIC LANDS/STATE-Provides for the transfer of certain property in Vernon Parish

HB229

HAZEL

CRIME-Amends the definition of "aged person" in the crime of cruelty to the infirmed

HB259

KLECKLEY

INSURANCE/AUTOMOBILE-Corrects reference in Compulsory Motor Vehicle Safety Responsibility Law

HB276

MONTOUCET

HEARING AID DEALERS-Provides with respect to the La. Hearing Aid Licensing Act

HB284

WILLMOTT

CIVIL SERVICE/MUNICIPAL-Provides a public records exemption applicable to certain records pertaining to Jefferson Parish civil service exams

HB400

CORTEZ

INSURANCE/AUTOMOBILE-Allows rental dealers to maintain a bond or deposit of cash or securities in lieu of a contingent automobile liability policy of insurance

HB446

LITTLE

INSURANCE/LIABILITY-Limits applicability of insurance cancellation requirements

HB449

ABRAMSON

PUBLIC MEETINGS-Specifies that discussions regarding the award of a public contract must be held in an open meeting

HB459

ABRAMSON

PUBLIC LANDS/STATE-Provides for the exchange of property in Orleans Parish

HB462

MCVEA

INSURANCE/HEALTH-Provides relative to coverage of dependents

HB498

TEMPLET

LEGISLATIVE AUDITOR-Relative to the legislative auditor, requires the auditor to inform an entity that distributes funds to an auditee if auditee fails to file financial statements and requires auditees to designate an individual to file reports with the auditor and notify the auditor

HB549

TUCKER

COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES-Provides relative to the La. Granting Resources and Autonomy for Diplomas Act, including additional operational autonomies to be granted to public postsecondary education institutions and reporting requirements for such institutions and the Board of Regents (OR NO IMPACT GF EX See Note)

NOTICE GIVEN SUBJECT TO CALL

     

5. House Bills on Third Reading and Final Passage

     

Scheduled for floor debate on 5/11/2011

HB52

HENDERSON

COURTS/TRAFFIC-Provides for an increase in court costs in the Traffic Court of New Orleans

RETURNED TO THE CALENDAR

     

Morning Hour

     

16. House Bills and Second Reading Reported by Committee

HB94

KATZ

CHILDREN/MISSING-Transfers the Missing and Exploited Children Information Clearinghouse from the Department of Children and Family Services to the Department of Public Safety and Corrections, office of state police (EG +$102,859 SG EX See Note)

Regular Order

     

5. House Bills on Third Reading and Final Passage

HB511

LANDRY

REAPPORTIONMENT/BESE-Provides relative to the election districts for the election of members to the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education

 

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