House Committee on House and Governmental Affairs
May 12, 2015
9:30 a.m.
Room 2


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 HB31RICHARDLEGISLATIVE SESSIONS - (Constitutional Amendment) Removes ability for the legislature to opt out of a veto session (OR INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB32RICHARDGOVERNOR/POWERS-VETO - (Constitutional Amendment) Removes governor's authority to veto line items in an appropriation bill (OR NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB62FOILCOLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES - (Constitutional Amendment) Exempts public postsecondary education fees from requirements for imposing a new or increasing an existing fee (RE INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB137HAVARDPRIVATIZATION - Creates the Privatization Review Act (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB237P.SMITHREGISTRARS OF VOTERS - (Constitutional Amendment) Requires the registrar of voters in each parish to be appointed for a term and authorizes the manner of appointment of the registrar to be provided by law (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF EX)
 HB246HENSGENSETHICS - Provides relative to certain prohibited conflicts for members of the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education and the superintendent of education
 HB368BADONFAMILY VIOLENCE - Establishes family justice centers to assist victims of certain offenses (EN LF EX See Note)
 HB398PRICEINTERIM EMERGENCY BOARD - Changes requirements for approval of capital outlay priority changes and project descriptions
 HB452P.SMITHREGISTRARS OF VOTERS - Provides relative to registrars of voters and certain employees of the registrar (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF EX)
 HB559MORRISFISCAL CONTROLS - Requires certain contracting entities to submit information to the legislative auditor prior to contracting with a state agency or receiving state monies (OR +$121,500 GF EX See Note)
 HB600GEYMANNADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE - Provides relative to the Administrative Procedure Act
 HB610LANCE HARRISSTATE AGENCIES - Places the Department of Economic Development within the office of the lieutenant governor (OR DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB650STOKESINTERIM EMERGENCY BOARD - Changes notification procedures and changes balloting procedures for approval of capital outlay priority changes and project descriptions
 HB651GAINESVOTERS/VOTING - Provides for automatic voter registration through driver's license facilities (OR +$81,240 GF EX See Note)
 HCR77JACKSONCONGRESS - Memorializes congress to amend and reenact Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act
 HCR90FOILCONSTITUTION/CONVENTION - Creates a commission to study the feasibility of a constitutional convention and make recommendations relative thereto