Senate Committee on Local and Municipal Affairs
May 14, 2009
Upon Adjournment
Room F


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 SB71MURRAYMUNICIPALITIES - Provides that owners of transmission wires may be compelled to shift or adjust such wires at their own expense to accommodate the Orleans Parish public water, drainage, and sewerage system. (gov sig) (OR -$952,000 LF EX See Note)
 SB72MURRAYMUNICIPALITIES - Prohibits firearms or other explosive devices on property belonging to the New Orleans Sewerage and Water Board. (gov sig)
 SB73MURRAYMUNICIPALITIES - Exempts the Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans from the requirement to use certain bid forms in the bidding process for public work contracts. (gov sig) (OR NO IMPACT LF EX See Note)
 SB83SHAWSHERIFFS - Allows sheriffs and ex officio tax collectors of the various parishes to accept electronic checks for any payment legally collected and authorizes the collection of a fee for processing electronic check payments. (8/15/09) (EG SEE FISC NOTE LF RV)
 SB84ADLEYPUBLIC CONTRACTS - Increases the maximum amount of materials and supplies that can be purchased without public bid to $30,000. (8/15/09) (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 SB102A.DUPLESSISSPECIAL DISTRICTS - Provides relative to the East New Orleans Neighborhood Advisory Commission. (8/15/09)
 SB103A.DUPLESSISSPECIAL DISTRICTS - Creates and provides for the Oak Island Neighborhood Improvement District. (8/15/09)
 SB104A.DUPLESSISSPECIAL DISTRICTS - Provides for certain districts in Orleans Parish. (gov sig)
 SB149MORRELLSEIZURES/SALES - Authorizes political subdivisions to adopt an ordinance to impose a fee to prepare redemption certificates for the redemption of tax sale or adjudicated property. (8/15/09) (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF RV See Note)
 SB167GRAY EVANSHOUSING - Requires not less than five million dollars of recovery funding to be allocated for emergency rental assistance and not less than 50 million dollars allocated for imported tainted drywall assistance if approved by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. (See Act) (RE SEE FISC NOTE FF EX)
 SB217MORRISHPARISHES - Decreases the membership of the board of commissioners of the Cameron Parish Water and Wastewater District No. 1. (8/15/09)
 SB224N.GAUTREAUXENERGY DEVELOPMENT - Authorizes creation of sustainable energy financing districts by local governmental subdivisions and provides for issuance of bonds and property assessment programs for solar and energy efficiency projects. (8/15/09)
 SB304HEBERTPLANNING/ZONING - Provides relative to the membership of transportation policy committee of certain metropolitan planning organizations. (8/15/09)
 SB312MORRELLLOCAL AGENCIES - Permits local government and the judiciary to advertise in auxiliary journals in Orleans Parish. (8/15/09)
 SB321HEBERTASSESSORS - Authorizes the Iberia Parish Assessment District to provide for an automobile expense allowance for the assessor. (gov sig) (EN -$2,000 LF EX See Note)
 SB327MORRELLLOCAL AGENCIES - Provides for judicial advertisements and local notices in Jefferson Parish. (8/15/09)