Senate Daily Digest
April 15, 2015
9:00 am
Senate Chamber


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Senate Resolutions 2nd Reading
 SR20HEITMEIERSENATE - Proclaims June 10, 2015, as 610 Stompers Day and commends the efforts of the 610 Stompers organization.
 SR21PEACOCKCOMMENDATIONS - Commends Brown Builders, Inc. of Bossier City upon receipt of the titles of 2014 Builder of the Year and 2014 North American Volume Builder of the Year awarded by Butler Manufacturing.
 SR22DORSEY-COLOMBCONDOLENCES - Expresses condolences upon the death of Christine Bannister.
 SR23PETERSONCOMMENDATIONS - Honors and recognizes Laurita Pete, past president of the Crowley City Council, on her contributions to Acadia Parish and the state of Louisiana.
 SR24BROOMECONDOLENCES - Expresses condolences upon the death of Deacon Chairman Emeritus Jesse Spears Jr.
 SR25BROOMECOMMENDATIONS - Declares April 21, 2015, as KBD Day at the State Capitol.
 SR26BROOMECOMMENDATIONS - Commends the Beta Xi Chapter of Kappa Beta Delta Business Honor Society at Baton Rouge Community College.

Senate Resolutions 2nd Reading Subject to Call
 SR15THOMPSONCOMMENDATIONS - Commends and congratulates the University of Louisiana at Monroe water ski team for its national championship win at the 26th National Collegiate Water Ski Association Conference.

Senate Concurrent Resolutions 2nd Reading
 SCR33DORSEY-COLOMBCOMMENDATIONS - Commends the Public Administration Institute Student Association (PAISA) at Louisiana State University and to recognize April 13, 2015, as the seventeenth annual PAISA Day at the Louisiana Legislature.
 SCR34HEITMEIERHEALTH CARE - Requests the Department of Health and Hospitals, the Department of Education, the Medicaid managed care organizations, and representatives of the Whole Child Initiative to work together to develop a plan to implement the Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child model developed by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
 SCR35THOMPSONCOMMENDATIONS - Commends Charles "Charlie" Adams for being named as one of the top ten 2014 pilots for Pilots for Patients.
 SCR36THOMPSONCOMMENDATIONS - Commends Anderson "Andy" W. Barham for being named one of the top ten 2014 pilots for Pilots for Patients.
 SCR37DONAHUECOMMENDATIONS - Commends the Louisiana Developmental Disabilities Council and its grassroots advocacy network, LaCAN, for its advocacy efforts to support that people with disabilities be allowed to live independently and become integrated and included in all facets of community living, and to designate April 29, 2015, as Disability Rights Day in Louisiana.

House Concurrent Resolutions 2nd Reading
 HCR22B.ADAMSSPECIAL DAY/WEEK/MONTH - Commends our United States Armed Forces and recognizes May 2015 as Military Appreciation Month
 HCR25HOFFMANNSPECIAL DAY/WEEK/MONTH - Recognizes Thursday, April 16, 2015, as YMCA Day in Louisiana
 HCR26PUGHSPECIAL DAY/WEEK/MONTH - Recognizes Tuesday, May 12, 2015, as Elmer's Candy Day
 HCR28HAVARDCOMMENDATIONS - Commends Carla Jackson of Bains Elementary School in St. Francisville upon being named Teacher of the Year
 HCR30BARROWCOMMENDATIONS - Commends Louisiana's women veterans
 HCR31BARROWSPECIAL DAY/WEEK/MONTH - Recognizes Tuesday, April 28, 2015, as Workers' Memorial Day
 HCR32LEGERCONDOLENCES - Expresses condolences upon the death of Charles Tubre
 HCR33LEGERCOMMENDATIONS - Commends the Neighborhood Development Foundation for its service to the community
 HCR34LORUSSOSPECIAL DAY/WEEK/MONTH - Recognizes April as Louisiana Crawfish Month
 HCR36KLECKLEYSPECIAL DAY/WEEK/MONTH - Recognizes Wednesday, May 13, 2015, as Liquefied Natural Gas Day at the state capitol
 HCR37ST.GERMAINSPECIAL DAY/WEEK/MONTH - Recognizes Tuesday, April 14, 2015, as Equal Pay Day in Louisiana
 HCR38BADONCOMMENDATIONS - Commends Xavier University President Norman Francis upon his retirement
 HCR40P.SMITHCONDOLENCES - Commemorates the life of Kate Lemon, senior librarian with the David R. Poynter Legislative Research Library
 HCR41STOKESSPECIAL DAY/WEEK/MONTH - Recognizes Wednesday, April 22, 2015, as National Multiple Sclerosis Society Louisiana State Action Day at the state capitol
 HCR42P.SMITHCOMMENDATIONS - Commends Chicken Shack of Baton Rouge upon its eightieth year anniversary
 HCR43J.EDWARDSSPECIAL DAY/WEEK/MONTH - Recognizes November 13, 2013, through November 11, 2025, as the commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War
 HCR46ROBERT JOHNSONCONDOLENCES - Expresses condolences upon the death of Colonel Gene C. Hazel