Senate Committee on Finance
May 31, 2013
12:30 pm
Room A-B

* Agenda Revised May 31, 2013, 2:05 pm *
Revision Notes: Removed HB 571 Removed HB 671 Added HB 618 Removed HB 368 Added HB 65


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 SCR105TROY BROWNTRANSPORTATION/DEV DEPT - Urges and requests DOTD to continue operation of the Edgard/Reserve and White Castle ferries and to prescribe and collect equitable ferry charges. (EN INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB636DANAHAYENERGY/OIL & GAS - Changes the oil spill contingency fee both in amount and application and removes limitation on expenditures from the Oil Spill Contingency Fund (EN SEE FISC NOTE SD RV See Note)
 HCR158SCHRODERBUDGETARY PROCEDURES - Creates an Ad Hoc Interim Joint Legislative Committee on Budgetary Procedure
 HB168FANNINAPPROPRIATIONS/ANCILLARY - Provides for ancillary expenses of state government
 HB193GISCLAIRTAX CREDITS - Provides relative to certain port and harbor activities for purposes of qualifying for the ports of La. tax credit (EG1 DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB358ABRAMSONTAX CREDITS - Removes the Jan. 1, 2015, sunset date for issuance of sound recording investor tax credits and provides a threshold for Louisiana residents (EN DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB377LEGERTAX CREDITS - Establishes a registry for tax credits and provides relative to the period of time to report claims or a transfer to the registry (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB382BERTHELOTFIRE PROTECT/FIRE MARSHAL - Creates a Volunteer Firefighters' Tuition Reimbursement program (EN INCREASE SD EX See Note)
 HB456ROBIDEAUXREVENUE DEPARTMENT - Establishes the Louisiana Tax Delinquency Amnesty Act of 2013 (EN INCREASE SD RV See Note)
 HB483N.LANDRYTAX CREDITS - Extends authority to grant tax credits for certain state-certified musical or theatrical facility infrastructure projects (EN DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB516LEGERCONVENTION FACILITIES - Provides with respect to the Ernest N. Morial-New Orleans Exhibition Hall Authority (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note)
 HB618LEOPOLDSCHOOLS/EMPLOYEES - Provides relative to salary supplements for public school educational diagnosticians (EN INCREASE FF EX See Note)
 HB653ROBIDEAUXTAX/SALES & USE - To provide for the payment of a vendor's compensation for the state sales and use tax collection and to dedicate certain state sales tax revenues (EN +$4,300,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB687KLECKLEYLEGISLATIVE EXPENSES - Makes appropriations for the expenses of the legislature for FY 2013-2014
 HB691FANNINAPPROPRIATIONS - Appropriates funds for the expenses of the Louisiana Judiciary for Fiscal Year 2013-2014
 HB692FANNINREVENUE SHARING - Provides for revenue sharing distribution for Fiscal Year 2013-2014
 HB726LEGERTAX CREDITS - Establishes the New Markets Jobs Tax Credit (EN -$24,750,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB65R.JOHNSONRETIREMENT/STATE EMPS - Provides relative to the payment of insurance premiums for certain retirees of the Hazardous Duty Services Plan in the La. State Employees' Retirement System (EN +$10,000 FC GF EX)