House Order of the Day
April 8, 2013
12:00 pm
House Chamber

Adjourned
 

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MORNING HOUR

1. Roll Call

2. Prayer

3. Pledge of Allegiance

4. Reading of Journal

5. Petitions, Memorials, and Communications

6. Introduction of Resolutions
 HCR1LOPINTOSTATE OFFICIALS - Expresses intent of the legislature regarding Act No. 725 of the 2004 Regular Session
 HCR2HARRISONRETIREMENT/STATE SYSTEMS - Suspends provisions of law providing for the Cash Balance Plan in certain retirement systems (EN DECREASE FC GF & SG EX)
 HCR3HUVALGAMING - Requests a study of the feasibility and practicality of authorizing Internet gaming in La.
 HCR4NORTONMEDICAID - Directs the secretary of DHH to expand eligibility standards for the La. Medicaid program to conform to those established in the Affordable Care Act (OR DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HCR5FOILCONSTITUTION/CONVENTION - Creates a commission to study the feasibility of a constitutional convention and make recommendations relative thereto
 HCR6JIM MORRISBUDGETARY CONTROLS - Reduces the expenditure limit for FY 2013-2014 (EN SEE FISC NOTE EX See Note)
 HCR7BARROWHEALTH/HOME CARE - Requests DHH to implement a more equitable system of reimbursement for Medicaid long-term care providers (OR +$63,336,674 GF EX See Note)
 HCR8EDWARDSHEALTH CARE - Amends administrative rules to provide that La. Medicaid eligibility standards conform to those established in the Affordable Care Act (OR DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HCR9GUINNTRANSPORTATION DEPT - Amends and repeals DOTD administrative rules pertaining to access permits

7. Introduction of Bills
 HB1FANNINAPPROPRIATIONS - Provides for the ordinary operating expenses of state government for Fiscal Year 2013-2014
 HB4NORTONWEAPONS/FIREARMS - Creates the crime of unlawful storage of a firearm
 HB5JIM MORRISWEAPONS/FIREARMS - Prohibits the enforcement of federal restrictions regarding the ownership or possession of semi-automatic firearms
 HB6SCHRODERWEAPONS - Provides that the crime of carrying a firearm or dangerous weapon on school property shall not apply to off-duty law enforcement officers
 HB7ARNOLDTAX/SALES-USE-EXEMPT - Provides a state and local sales and use tax exemption for certain items purchased by a nonprofit blood bank to be used in the collection of donated blood (OR -$100,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB8THOMPSONWEAPONS/HANDGUNS - Prohibits the release of information associated with concealed handgun permits or applications for such permits (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB9P.WILLIAMSCOURTS/CITY - Increases the jurisdictional amount in dispute in the City Court of Shreveport
 HB10PEARSONCONTROLLED SUBSTANCES - Adds certain hallucinogenic substances to the list of Schedule I controlled dangerous substances (EN INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB11FOILAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment against DOTD in the matter of "Joseph Cuff, et al v. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, et al" consolidated with "Joseph Sansom, et al v. Lela M. George and State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, et al"
 HB12GUINNAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment against DOTD in the matter of "Mohammad Akram v. Hilton Gauthier, Degeyter Trucking, Inc., and Canal Indemnity Company"
 HB13HAZELAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Daniel P. Johnson v. State of Louisiana, DOTD"
 HB14RICHARDLEGISLATORS - Prohibits a former legislator from being appointed to or employed in any position in state government for a period of two years following the termination of his service as a legislator
 HB15MACKCONTROLLED SUBSTANCES - Adds certain compounds to the Schedule I classification of controlled dangerous substances (EN INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB16DIXONPROPERTY/PUBLIC - Provides for transfer of certain state property in Rapides Parish to the city of Pineville
 HB17M.GUILLORYHIGHWAYS - Provides relative to permits for off-road equipment
 HB18DANAHAYDISTRICTS/INDUSTRIAL - Provides relative to meetings of the Sulphur Industrial Development District
 HB19RICHARDPUBLIC RECORDS - Provides relative to records of the office of the governor
 HB20MONTOUCETRETIREMENT/FIREFIGHTERS - Provides for a five-year Deferred Retirement Option Plan for certain members of the Firefighters' Retirement System (OR INCREASE APV)
 HB21H.BURNSWEAPONS/HANDGUNS - Provides with respect to reporting of mental health information regarding the purchase of firearms (OR +$808,000 GF EX See Note)
 HB22DANAHAYRETIREMENT/SHERIFFS FUND - Provides relative to the calculation of final average compensation in the Sheriffs' Pension and Relief Fund (EN DECREASE APV)
 HB23BURFORDCOURTS - Provides for an automobile allowance for the clerk of court of certain parishes (EN +$194,900 LF EX See Note)
 HB24MACKTAX/GASOLINE-EXEMPT - Provides for exemption from gasoline and special fuels taxes for school buses owned and operated by municipal and parish school boards (OR -$2,000,000 SD RV See Note)
 HB25PIERRERETIREMENT/FIREFIGHTERS - Provides for the conversion of unused sick and annual leave to retirement credit for members of the Firefighters' Retirement System (EG INCREASE APV)
 HB26SCHRODERAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Michael Higgins v. State of Louisiana, through DOTD, Office of Highways"
 HB27THIBAUTAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Cleotha Johnigan, Jr. v. State of La., through DOTD, and Town of St. Francisville"
 HB28CHANEYAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Barbara Ann Thibodeaux Rando, et ux v. Troy D. Furr and State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company, Progressive Security Insurance Company, and State of La. through DOTD"
 HB29FOILAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Carolyn Goodwin v. the City of Donaldsonville, the State of La., through DOTD, and the parish of Ascension"
 HB30FOILAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment against DOTD in the matter of "Darren L. Hunt and Rachel G. Hunt, individually and on behalf of their minor children, Wyatt Hunt and Drew E. Hunt v. Mears Sand & Gravel, LLC, Bituminous Casualty Corp., Michael J. Domingue, First National Ins. Co. of America, and Double D Transport, LLC"
 HB31MONTOUCETTRANSPORTATION DEPT - Requires DOTD to present highway priority program information in a certain format and allows for deletions and substitutions of projects within proposed program
 HB32THIBAUTMINERALS/RIGHTS-ROYALTY - Dedicates a portion of mineral income from False River to operations, management, and improvements including aquatic weed management in the lake (OR DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB33PEARSONRETIREMENT/TEACHERS - Provides for continued payment of the unfunded accrued liability portion of employer contributions after participation ceases (OR INCREASE FC GF & LF EX)
 HB34BARROWRETIREMENT/STATE EMPS - Provides for the transfers of accrued benefits of certain members of the La. State Employees' Retirement System and to Teachers' Retirement System of La. under certain conditions
 HB35BARROWRETIREMENT/STATE EMPS - Provides for retirement eligibility of employees of state hospitals under certain conditions (OR +$13,851,000 APV)
 HB36DANAHAYRETIREMENT/SHERIFFS FUND - Provides relative to the transfer of service credit into the Sheriffs' Pension and Relief Fund (EN NO IMPACT APV)
 HB37N.LANDRYRETIREMENT/REGISTR VOTER - Requires promulgation of actuarial assumptions by the board of trustees for the Registrars of Voters Employees' Retirement System (EN NO IMPACT APV)
 HB38GREENERETIREMENT/REGISTR VOTER - Provides relative to employee contributions in the Registrars of Voters Employees' Retirement System (EN -$960,000 FC LF EX)
 HB39S.BISHOPRETIREMENT/ASSESSORS - Provides relative to retirement eligibility and benefits for new members of the La. Assessors' Retirement System (EN -$800,000 FC LF EX)
 HB40ARNOLDRETIREMENT/LOCAL - Provides for the rate of judicial interest for delinquent payments owed to the Firefighters' Pension and Relief Fund in the city of New Orleans (OR INCREASE FC LF EX)
 HB41ARNOLDRETIREMENT/LOCAL - Provides relative to the board of trustees of the Firefighters' Pension and Relief Fund in the city of New Orleans (EN DECREASE APV)
 HB42ARNOLDRETIREMENT/LOCAL - Provides for a final average compensation for members of the Firefighters' Pension and Relief Fund in the city of New Orleans (EN DECREASE APV)
 HB43THIBAUTRETIREMENT/SCHOOL EMPS - Provides relative to the payment of unfunded accrued liability associated with privatized jobs in local public school systems (EG NO IMPACT APV)
 HB44HAZELPUBLIC RECORDS - Provides an exception to confidentiality provisions of public records law for requests made by specified entities for certain information in personnel records of certain public employees
 HB45LOPINTOWEAPONS/FIREARMS - Creates the La. Manufactured Firearms and Ammunition Act (RE INCREASE SD EX See Note)
 HB46PRICERETIREMENT/COLAS - Authorizes a cost-of-living adjustment for certain retirees of the La. School Employees' Retirement System and their beneficiaries (EN +$12,000,000 APV)
 HB47HOLLISTRAFFIC/VIOLATIONS - Restricts the issuance of certain traffic citations and the imposition of certain civil penalties (OR INCREASE LF EX See Note)
 HB48H.BURNSWEAPONS/FIREARMS - Amends the definition of alcoholic beverage outlet for the purposes of the crime of carrying a firearm on the premises of an alcoholic beverage outlet
 HB49PEARSONRETIREMENT/LOCAL - Provides relative to the board of trustees of the Firefighters' Pension and Relief Fund in the city of New Orleans (EG DECREASE APV)
 HB50PEARSONRETIREMENT/LOCAL - Provides relative to employee contributions in the Firefighters' Pension and Relief Fund in the city of New Orleans (EN +1,605,000 FC SG RV)
 HB51PEARSONRETIREMENT/LOCAL - Provides relative to the computation of benefits in the Firefighters' Pension and Relief Fund in the city of New Orleans (EN DECREASE APV)
 HB52PEARSONRETIREMENT/LOCAL - Provides relative to the Firefighters' Pension and Relief Fund in the city of New Orleans (OR INCREASE FC LF EX)
 HB53SEABAUGHRETIREMENT/TEACHERS - Removes certain members from eligibility for membership in the Teachers' Retirement System of Louisiana and provides for a refund of employee contributions to those members (OR -$1,100,000 APV)
 HB54JONESRETIREMENT/REGISTR VOTER - Provides relative to the collection and enforcement of ad valorem tax proceeds due to the Registrar of Voters Employees' Retirement System (EN DECREASE FC LF EX)
 HB55ARNOLDRETIREMENT/LOCAL - Provides generally relative to the Harbor Police Retirement System in the city of New Orleans (RE DECREASE APV)
 HB56JONESRETIREMENT/MUNICIPAL EMP - Provides for a divided benefit for members of the Municipal Employees' Retirement System when certain earnings increases occur (OR DECREASE APV)
 HB57PEARSONRETIREMENT/STATE SYSTEMS - Provides relative to the actuarial liabilities of state retirement systems (OR DECREASE APV)
 HB58FOILRETIREMENT/MUNICIPAL POL - Provides relative to the definition of "employee" for the Municipal Police Employees' Retirement System (EN NO IMPACT APV)
 HB59HONORECRIMINAL/SENTENCING - Increases the total number of credits that may be earned by an offender for participation in certified treatment and rehabilitation programs (EN DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB60TALBOTRETIREMENT/STATE-STWIDE - Relative to state and statewide retirement systems, prohibits certain members who are reemployed after retirement from receiving retirement benefits or accruing additional benefits (OR DECREASE APV)
 HB61BADONRETIREMENT/STATE-STWIDE - Provides relative to the calculation of benefits for members of state and statewide retirement systems (OR DECREASE APV)
 HB62HONOREAIRCRAFT/AIRPORTS - Provides relative to the members of the Greater Baton Rouge Airport Authority board of commissioners
 HB63ROBIDEAUXRETIREMENT/COLAS - Approves a cost-of-living adjustment for retirees of each state retirement system
 HB64ARNOLDRETIREMENT/LOCAL - Provides for payment of the unfunded accrued liability of the Firefighters' Pension and Relief Fund in the city of New Orleans by application of increased employee contributions (OR +$2,497,000 FC SG RV)
 HB65JOHNSONRETIREMENT/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)
 HB66CHANEYINSURANCE/GROUP-SHERIFFS - Provides with respect to payment of insurance premiums for retired sheriffs and deputy sheriffs of the Richland Parish Sheriff's Office
 HB67ARNOLDRETIREMENT/LOCAL - Establishes a second tier of membership, applicable to new employees, in the Harbor Police Retirement System in the city of New Orleans (OR DECREASE APV)
 HB68PEARSONRETIREMENT/STATE SYSTEMS - Relative to the retirement of persons employed in state government positions on or after July 1, 2013 (OR NO IMPACT APV)
 HB69BROSSETTTAX/AD VALOREM TAX - Provides relative to the inspection of assessment lists and the notification and review of property tax assessments by the board of review in Orleans Parish (EN +$37,000 LF EX See Note)
 HB70FANNINFIRE PROTECT/FIREMEN - Authorizes an increase in the per diem paid to the governing board members of the Bienville Parish Ward 4 and 5 Fire Protection District (EN +$2,700 LF EX See Note)
 HB71H.BURNSMTR VEHICLE/COMPULS INS - Requires law enforcement officers to check for compliance with the compulsory security law during traffic stops
 HB72HENSGENSANIMALS/CATTLE - Provides with respect to the impoundment of livestock found at large (OR INCREASE LF EX See Note)
 HB73RICHARDPUBLIC CONTRACTS - Provides for a 10% reduction of all state professional, personal, and consulting service contracts (RE DECREASE See Note)
 HB74LORUSSOLEVEES - Provides with respect to the location of obstructions placed on a levee in Orleans Parish
 HB75W.BISHOPTAX/SALES-USE, ST-EXEMPT - Provides for a state sales and use tax exemption for sales of certain property to "St. Bernard Project, Inc." and provides for the dedication of certain state sales and use tax monies into the Telecommunications for the Deaf Fund (EN -$1,100,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB76HOFFMANNREAL ESTATE/APPRAISERS - Extends the sunset date for real estate appraisal management company licensing application assessments (EN SEE FISC NOTE SG RV See Note)
 HB77HOWARDTAX/ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE - Dedicates a portion of the state excise tax levied on beverages of low alcoholic content to the La. Wounded Warrior Fund (OR -$3,560,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB78HOFFMANNAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Kyle D. Melville v. State of La. through DOTD"
 HB79HENSGENSSCHOOLS - Provides relative to school crisis management and response plans (OR NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB80SCHRODERAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Sharon E. Jenkins v. State of La., through DOTD, Office of Highways, Patterson Insurance Company and Michael J. Higgins"
 HB81ARMESWILDLIFE & FISHERIES - Provides relative to licenses required by Purple Heart recipients participating in certain hunting and fishing activities
 HB82HILLDRUGS - Limits the sale and purchase of products containing dextromethorphan (OR INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB83BROSSETTBONDS - Provides for the forgiveness of loans under the Local Debt Service Assistance Program (OR -$29,300,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB84BARROWAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Torshia Wilson, et al v. DOTD, et al"
 HB85BADONSTATE EMPLOYEES - Prohibits discrimination in state employment based on sexual identification
 HB86HAVARDTAX/SALES-USE, LOCAL-EXEM - Requires that certain repairs to tangible personal property be excluded from local sales and use taxes in East Feliciana Parish (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF RV)
 HB87CARMODYSTUDENT/TUITION - (Constitutional Amendment) Exempts public postsecondary education tuition and fees from requirements for imposing a new or increasing an existing fee (RE INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB88CHAMPAGNEELECTED OFFICIALS/TERMS - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides term limits for certain statewide elected officials
 HB89HOFFMANNSTUDENTS - Provides relative to the use of seclusion and physical restraint to address the behavior of certain students
 HB90MACKLAW ENFORCEMENT - Authorizes DPS&C to sell bulletproof vests to other law enforcement agencies (EN NO IMPACT SG RV See Note)
 HB91PUGHAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment against the State of Louisiana, DOTD in "Jean Boudreaux and the Victims of the Flood of April 6, 1983, on the Tangipahoa River v. State of La."
 HB92BURRELLBUDGETARY PROCEDURES - Provides for authorized positions in the executive budget and appropriation bills (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB93THIERRYCOURTS/COURT COSTS - Authorizes an increase in court costs for the Opelousas City Court
 HB94GAROFALOCOASTAL RESOURCES - (Constitutional Amendment) Dedicates to the Coastal Protection and Restoration Fund the Deepwater Horizon oil spill penalty monies received by the state under the RESTORE Act (OR NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB95DIXONSTUDENT/SCH ATTENDANCE - Provides relative to eligibility criteria for admission or readmission to a public school and prohibits the denial of admission or readmission based on certain student characteristics (EG SEE FISC NOTE EX See Note)
 HB96BROADWATERDISTRICTS/WATERWORKS - Provides relative to the selection and terms of fiscal agents of waterworks districts
 HB97HARRISLEGISLATIVE FISCAL OFF - Requires the Legislative Fiscal Office to issue certain reports regarding the General Appropriation Bill
 HB98THOMPSONWEAPONS/HANDGUNS - Provides with respect to concealed handgun permits issued by sheriffs
 HB99SCHEXNAYDERMUSEUMS - Repeals provisions relative to the Garyville Timbermill Museum
 HB100HARRISONGAMBLING/REVENUES - Provides with respect to gaming proceeds payable to the horse racing industry (OR +$5,500,000 SD EX See Note)
 HB101HARRISONTREASURER - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides for the duties of the treasurer in certain circumstances (RE +$56,336 SG EX See Note)
 HB102HARRISONBUDGETARY PROCEDURES - (Constitutional Amendment) Limits the power of an appropriation bill to effect change in other laws (RE NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB103BADONCRIMINAL/SENTENCING - Reduces criminal penalties for possession of marijuana and prohibits the applicability of the Habitual Offender Law relative to possession of marijuana (RE DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB104THIBAUTINSURANCE/AUTOMOBILE - Extends military rebate on automobile insurance to reservists and La. National Guard members (OR DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB105WHITNEYCLERKS OF COURT - Provides for the functions of the jury commission in Terrebonne Parish
 HB106DOVETOURISM/COMMISSION - Authorizes the Houma Area Convention and Visitors Bureau to levy an additional hotel occupancy tax (EN +$300,000 LF RV See Note)
 HB107BADONDISTRICTS/NEIGHBORHOOD - Changes the boundaries of the McKendall Estates Neighborhood Improvement District in Orleans Parish
 HB108BROADWATERTELEVISION/CABLE - Authorizes local governmental subdivisions to approve certain activities under the Consumer Choice of Television Act
 HB109HOWARDFISHING/RECREATIONAL - Removes possession limits for freshwater recreational fishing on Toledo Bend Reservoir
 HB110NORTONMEDICAID - Requires that La. Medicaid eligibility standards conform to those established by the Affordable Care Act (OR DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB111HOFFMANNHEALTH/SMOKING - Prohibits outdoor smoking within 25 feet of certain exterior locations of state buildings
 HB112HILLCOURTS/COURT COSTS - Authorizes any mayor's court within certain municipalities to increase court costs
 HB113SCHEXNAYDERTAX/PROPERTY - Provides relative to sale of adjudicated property to adjoining landowners
 HB114K.JACKSONFINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS - Repeals provisions relative to the acceptance of public funds by certain financial institutions (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB115JAMESSCHOOLS/DISTRICTS - Provides for parent petitions relative to the transfer of certain schools from the Recovery School District back to the local school system (RE1 SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note)
 HB116HOFFMANNTEXTBOOKS/MATERIALS - Provides relative to textbooks and other instructional materials for elementary and secondary schools (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB117HOWARDCOURTS/DISTRICT - Authorizes the 11th JDC to provide for a reentry division of court (EN DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB118CHAMPAGNEFUNDS/FUNDING - (Constitutional Amendment) Requires that monies received by the state from violations of certain federal and state laws associated with the Deepwater Horizon oil spill shall be deposited into the Coastal Protection and Restoration Fund (EG NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB119LORUSSOHOUSING/AUTHORITIES - Provides relative to the civil service status of employees of the Housing Authority of New Orleans (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB120PUGHNURSES - Authorizes the La. State Board of Nursing and the La. State Board of Practical Nurse Examiners to accept certain accreditations for nurses
 HB121MONTOUCETWORKERS COMPENSATION - Provides with respect to the membership of the Workers' Compensation Advisory Council
 HB122THIBAUTTAX/AD VALOREM TAX - Authorizes an assessor to make separate assessments of undivided interests in tax parcels under certain circumstances (EN NO IMPACT LF EX See Note)
 HB123A.WILLIAMSAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds to the La. Board of Elementary and Secondary Education for the payment of a settlement agreement between BESE and Dr. Alberta W. Sims
 HB124HAZELAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment against DOTD in the matter of "Mississippi Farm Bureau Casualty Insurance Company v. Joseph Simmons, et al"
 HB125SHADOINSUCCESSIONS - Provides with respect to usufruct of a surviving spouse
 HB126HODGESALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE PERMT - Provides relative to the posting of National Human Trafficking Resources Center hotline information at certain establishments (EN SEE FISC NOTE SG RV See Note)
 HB127LORUSSOMILITARY AFFAIRS - Provides with respect to the La. Code of Military Justice
 HB128JONESLAW ENFORCEMENT - Provides for survivors benefits for tribal police officers and firemen (EN SEE FISC NOTE SG EX See Note)
 HB129PIERRETEACHERS/EVALUATION - Prohibits giving a teacher or administrator a performance rating until completion of his full evaluation
 HB130BERTHELOTFUNDS/FUNDING - Changes distribution of the Ascension Parish Visitor Enterprise Fund (EN NO IMPACT LF RV See Note)
 HB131JAMESLEGISLATIVE SESSIONS - (Constitutional Amendment) Requires legislation relative to tax rebates, tax incentives, and tax abatements to be introduced or considered during regular sessions convening in odd-numbered years
 HB132FANNINAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgments in the matter of "Claudia Salley v. State of Louisiana, DOTD, et al" c/w "Jamey L. Salley v. State of Louisiana, DOTD, et al" c/w "Charles Grippando and Wyna L. Grippando v. State of Louisiana, DOTD, et al"
 HB133LORUSSOAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Ethel Irvin, wife of and Lennie Irvin, Sr. v. Walter Bradix, Waste Management of Louisiana, L.L.C., the American Insurance Company, and State of Louisiana through DOTD"
 HB134LORUSSOAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment against the Department of Transportation and Development in the matter of "Marie Pomacino, et al. v. Osvaldo Benito, et al"
 HB135BURFORDTAX/INCOME-CREDIT - Expands the income tax credit for alternative fuel vehicles and conversion of vehicles to alternative fuels to include leased vehicles (OR DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB136SIMONAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Truman D. Owens, Sr. v. State of Louisiana through the Department of Transportation and Development and ABC Construction Company"
 HB137EDWARDSAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Delilah Howard Smith and Johnnie Earl Smith v. State of Louisiana, Department of Transportation and Development, Susan Clyde McAdams, Don Randall McAdams, Jr., and James Carr McAdams"
 HB138RITCHIEAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment against DOTD in the matter of "Burnettie C. Toney and Lemuel E. Toney v. Benjamin Ray Robinson, et al"
 HB139LEOPOLDTAX/SALES-USE, ST-EXEMPT - Creates an exemption from sales and use tax for construction materials purchased by the Committee for Plaquemines Recovery (RE DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB140GISCLAIRTOURISM/COMMISSION - Provides relative to the Lafourche Parish Tourist Commission
 HB141BADONWEAPONS/FIREARMS - Creates the crime of unlawful sales of firearms (OR INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB142DOVEFISHING/CRABS - Provides for an exemption from the requirement that crab traps have escape rings
 HB143BURFORDWATER/DRINKING WATER - Establishes a penalty for filing, creating, completing, or maintaining false records or reports related to public water systems
 HB144TERRY BROWNHIGHER ED/LSU BD SUPS - Requires the LSU Board of Supervisors to offer first-time entering freshmen tickets for purchase to attend football games in Tiger Stadium
 HB145JAY MORRISSEX OFFENSE/REGISTRY - Provides relative to sex offender registration and notification requirements for offenders convicted pursuant to the laws of another state who establish a residence in La. (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB146ADAMSGAMBLING/VIDEO POKER - Provides relative to fuel sales provisions of video draw poker law
 HB147HUVALMTR VEHICLE/LICEN PLATES - Creates the "I'm Cajun" and "I'm Creole" prestige license plates
 HB148PIERREINSURANCE - Clarifies time period in which applicant for motorcycle insurance must provide proof to insurer of appropriate license endorsement
 HB149TALBOTINSURERS/AGENTS - Limits the amount in commissions that producers for La. Citizens Property Insurance Corporation may collect
 HB150GREENEINSURANCE/HEALTH - Requires recognition of assignment of health insurance benefits to health care providers
 HB151COXTAX CREDITS - Extends the sunset of tax credits for certain heritage-based cottage industries located within the Cane River Heritage Area (EN DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB152HAZELJUVENILES - Provides relative to parole eligibility for juvenile offenders convicted of homicide offenses (EN DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB153FOILTAX RETURN - Expands the income tax checkoff applicable to prostate cancer to include all types of cancer (EN NO IMPACT GF RV See Note)
 HB154P.SMITHCRIMINAL/SENTENCING - Provides penalties relative to persons aiding and abetting in the commission of a crime and provides for the procedure by which an aider and abettor may be resentenced (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF EX)
 HB155COXSCHOOLS - Provides relative to school safety, security, and crisis (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF EX)
 HB156SCHEXNAYDERBOARDS/COMMISSIONS - Provides relative to boards and commissions (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB157WILLMOTTAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment against the Department of Transportation and Development in the matter of "Melissa Martin, et al v. Joshua D. Ellis, et al" consolidated with "Stephanie Martin, et al v. Joshua D. Ellis, et al"
 HB158T.LANDRYCRIMINAL/SENTENCING - Authorizes a pilot program to provide supervised probation of certain offenders in certain judicial districts (OR +$650,900 LF EX See Note)
 HB159T.LANDRYMTR VEHICLE/LICEN PLATES - Creates a prestige license plate for the March of Dimes
 HB160REYNOLDSTEACHERS/EVALUATION - Delays implementation of certain teacher evaluation program requirements relative to termination proceedings and restricts use of evaluation results
 HB161JAMESTAX CREDITS - Reduces the amount of the income tax credit for state-certified productions and removes authority to transfer or sell motion picture investor tax credits (OR INCREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB162PEARSONTAX/AD VALOREM TAX - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides with respect to maximum authorized millage rates and provisions authorizing increases in certain millage rates without voter approval (RR SEE FISC NOTE LF RV See Note)
 HB163HAVARDTAX/SALES-USE-EXEMPT - Requires that certain repairs to tangible personal property be excluded from state sales and use taxes and sales and use taxes in East Feliciana Parish (EG SEE FISC NOTE LF RV See Note)
 HB164SCHEXNAYDERLEVEES - Abolishes the North Bossier Levee and Drainage District
 HB165COXMTR VEHICLE/DRIVER LIC - Permits employees of the La. Fire and Emergency Training Institute to drive vehicles without a commercial driver's license (CDL) in the course and scope of their employment
 HB166ANDERSTAX/SEVERANCE TAX - Provides relative to determining the market value of trees, timber, and pulpwood for purposes of levying the severance taxes (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB167CHAMPAGNECRIMINAL/PROCEDURE - Provides relative to the type of information provided to an institution of postsecondary education requesting criminal history information for an applicant or prospective employee
 HB168FANNINAPPROPRIATIONS/ANCILLARY - Provides for ancillary expenses of state government
 HB169MACKJUDGES/DISTRICT - Provides for the abolishment and creation of judgeships in certain judicial districts (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB170T.LANDRYMOTOR VEHICLES - Prohibits attachments on motor vehicle wheels from extending past a certain width
 HB171CHANEYHIGHWAYS - Designates portions of certain state highways
 HB172DOVEPROPERTY/PUBLIC - Names Grand Isle bivalve hatchery the "Michael C. Voisin Hatchery"
 HB173HAZELCHILDREN - Amends Louisiana's safe haven law to provide that a child 60 days old or younger may be relinquished to a designated emergency care facility
 HB174ARNOLDCLERKS OF COURT - Provides for an increase in salary for clerks of court (EN +$319,000 LF EX See Note)
 HB175P.SMITHVOTING/REGISTRATION - Provides relative to registration and voting by a person convicted of a felony (OR GF EX See Note)
 HB176RITCHIECEMETERIES - Provides relative to withdrawals from cemetery merchandise trust funds
 HB177LEGERJUVENILES - Designates the Institute for Public Health and Justice as an advisor to the legislature on matters related to youth in the criminal justice system and youth with behavioral needs (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB178TALBOTTAX/INCOME TAX - Repeals corporation income and franchise taxes (OR -$79,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB179H.BURNSTAX/HOTEL OCCUPANCY - Authorizes the Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau to levy an additional hotel occupancy tax within the jurisdiction of the bureau (OR +$2,845,228 LF RV See Note)
 HB180TERRY BROWNMUNICIPAL/LAWRASON ACT - Provides relative to abolition of the position of police chief in the village of Goldonna
 HB181LEBASPUBLIC CONTRACT/BIDS - Allows public entities in Evangeline Parish to let a contract to other than the lowest bidder in certain circumstances
 HB182ANDERSTAX/SALES & USE - Provides relative to the promulgation of guidelines for determining the definition of "sale at retail" for purposes of the exemption from the sales and use tax for certain agricultural commodities utilized in preparing crops or animals for market (EN NO IMPACT GF RV See Note)
 HB183SCHEXNAYDERAGED PERSONS/AGING COUNC - Exempts voluntary councils on the aging and area agencies on aging from home- and community-based service provider licensing requirements
 HB184HONORECRIMINAL/BUREAU CRIML ID - Authorizes certain nonprofit organizations to obtain criminal history record and identification files for applicants seeking to serve in certain programs
 HB185COXTAX CREDITS - Authorizes a tax credit for donations made to the La. Community and Technical College System (OR DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB186H.BURNSTRANSPORTATION - Provides for a route designation change for the transportation of hazardous materials
 HB187THIBAUTRACING/HORSE - Makes changes to quarter horse racing at certain tracks
 HB188PONTISECONDHAND DEALERS - Requires payment by check for precious metals
 HB189GAINESCRIME/THEFT - Provides relative to the attempt to commit the crime of theft
 HB190SCHEXNAYDERPRIVILEGES/LIENS - Provides relative to the Private Works Act
 HB191S.BISHOPELECTIONS/ABSENTEE VOTE - Requires the secretary of state to take action necessary to allow certain classes of voters to vote absentee (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB192EDWARDSCIVIL/PROCEDURE - Provides for the continuous revision of the Code of Civil Procedure
 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)
 HB194LEGERSTUDENT/TUITION - Provides relative to the authority of public postsecondary education management boards to increase tuition and mandatory fee amounts (EG INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB195CHANEYINSURANCE/GROUP-SHERIFFS - Provides with respect to payment of insurance premiums for retired sheriffs and deputy sheriffs of the Richland Parish Sheriff's Office (EN -$69,505 LF EX See Note)
 HB196THIERRYAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment against the Department of Transportation and Development in the matter of "Donna Slate, et al v. Mattues Manual, et al"
 HB197GREENELOCAL FINANCE - Provides relative to fiscal administrators for political subdivisions, including appointment, powers and duties, and criminal penalties for violations of law relative to public administrators (OR INCREASE LF EX See Note)
 HB198JAY MORRISINSURANCE - Extends commissioner's authority to grant reinsurance credits to captive insurers
 HB199MILLERAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgments against the Department of Transportation and Development in the matter of "Keith Phillips v. Pattie K. Inzenga, et al" consolidated with "Robert H. Fuqua, et al v. City-Parish of Baton Rouge"
 HB200ANDERSHORTICULTURE/COMMISSION - Provides relative to the licensing of landscape architects
 HB201FOILAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Cristy A. Riordan v. Newlynne L. Herring and Allstate Insurance Company and the State of Louisiana, through the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development"
 HB202ANDERSAGRICULTURE - Provides with respect to applications for licenses, permits, or certificates issued by the Department of Agriculture and Forestry
 HB203IVEYTEACHERS/EVALUATION - Authorizes rather than requires a local school board to initiate termination proceedings for teachers under certain circumstances
 HB204DOVEFIRE PROTECT/FIREMEN - Provides relative to the governing board of the Bayou Cane Fire Protection District
 HB205LEGERTAX/LOCAL - (Constitutional Amendment) Removes requirement for legislative authorization of the levy of additional sales taxes by parishes, municipalities, and school boards (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF RV)
 HB206REYNOLDSSCHOOLS/BOARDS - (Constitutional Amendment) Removes geographic limitations on the legislature's authority to create new school boards and on provisions relative to financing education (EG SEE FISC NOTE See Note)
 HB207CARMODYPUBLIC BLDGS/GROUNDS-ST - Authorizes each public postsecondary education management board to name a building at an institution under its supervision and management in honor of a living person
 HB208PYLANTWATER/WELLS - Exempts certain wells from the requirement for a certified water well driller
 HB209GAROFALOLEGISLATIVE AGENCIES - Provides authority for legislative fiscal staff to access certain information from state agencies
 HB210PYLANTAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Jessica L. Varnell and Eric W. Varnell, individually and on behalf of their minor child, Cassidy Varnell, and Eric W. Varnell, as Administrator of the Estate of Joseph Delaine Cousson"
 HB211CONNICKDISTRICTS/SPECIAL - Authorizes parishes and municipalities to create local transportation districts within their territorial jurisdiction (EG +$252,575 GF EX See Note)
 HB212BROSSETTHOMELAND SECURITY - Provides relative to the creation of a statewide mapping and planning system for certain schools
 HB213JAMESINSURANCE/AUTOMOBILE - Extends excluded driver provisions
 HB214JEFFERSONSCHOOLS/PARENTS - Provides relative to parental involvement in public schools
 HB215HENSGENSHUNTING - Prohibits hunting deer while the animal is swimming or the hunter is in a vessel
 HB216SHADOINMALPRACTICE/MEDICAL - Provides relative to the ability of the Patient's Compensation Fund Oversight Board to invest certain funds
 HB217ARNOLDTRAFFIC/VIOLATIONS - Requires voter approval prior to the imposition of civil fines for traffic violations based on evidence captured by automated traffic enforcement systems (OR DECREASE LF RV See Note)
 HB218NORTONMOTOR VEHICLES - Exempts operators of certain autocycles from requirements to obtain an "M" endorsement or wear a safety helmet
 HB219JEFFERSONADOPTION - Provides criteria for prospective adoptive parents
 HB220HAVARDLEGISLATIVE FISCAL OFF - Requires the Legislative Fiscal Office to issue certain reports regarding the General Appropriation Bill
 HB221CONNICKETHICS/DUAL EMPLOYMENT - Authorizes certain dual employment and dual officeholding for certain health care providers or researchers
 HB222T.BURNSACCOUNTANTS/CPA - Provides relative to qualifications for and enforcement of certificates of certified public accountants
 HB223H.BURNSMINERALS - Provides relative to the timely payment of royalties to a mineral lessor
 HB224HOLLISSCHOOL BUS DRIVERS - Provides for the removal of a school bus driver for violations of certain offenses relative to operating a vehicle while intoxicated, under specified circumstances
 HB225HOWARDMTR VEHICLE/COMMERCIAL - Provides citations issued by the weights and standards police force or state police for violations of weight, size, or load violations while in Sabine Parish shall be disposed of as traffic citations by courts in Sabine Parish
 HB226RICHARDCRIME/SEX OFFENSES - Creates the crime of prohibited sexual contact between a psychotherapist and a client or patient (OR INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB227LORUSSOINSURANCE/PROPERTY - Changes requirements relative to Property Insurance Association of Louisiana
 HB228FANNININSURANCE/HEALTH - Provides relative to balance billing by and reimbursement of noncontracted facility-based physicians for covered health care services rendered in an in-network health care facility
 HB229ANDERSDISTRICTS/HOSPITAL SERVC - Increases the amount of per diem authorized to be paid to board members of Concordia Parish Hospital Service District No. 1
 HB230POPESCHOOLS/CHOICE - Provides relative to the definition of "eligible student" for participation in the Student Scholarships for Educational Excellence (voucher) Program (OR SEE FISC NOTE EX)
 HB231PIERREDISTRICTS/SPECIAL - Authorizes the governing authority of Lafayette Parish to create an automobile rental tax district (OR +$282,000 LF RV See Note)
 HB232TERRY BROWNTOURISM/COMMISSION - Increases the maximum hotel occupancy tax that the Grant Parish Tourist Commission is authorized to levy (EN +$6,594 LF RV See Note)
 HB233P.SMITHMEDICAID - Creates the La. Health Care Independence Program (EG DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB234P.WILLIAMSDENTISTRY - Requires that owner identification information be marked on every removable dental prosthesis fabricated by a dentist or pursuant to a dentist's order
 HB235BADONTAX/TOBACCO TAX - Increases the tax on cigarettes and dedicates a portion of the proceeds of the tax
 HB236LEOPOLDFISHING/OYSTERS - Increases penalties for certain oyster harvesting violations
 HB237JONESLOCAL EMPLOYEES/MUNIC - Requires a parish or municipality to provide social security coverage for any of its officials or employees who are not in a public retirement system (OR NO IMPACT LF EX See Note)
 HB238P.WILLIAMSTAX - Provides relative to the telecommunications tax for the deaf (RE1 +$500,000 SD RV See Note)
 HB239SHADOINHIGHWAYS - Designates a portion of Highway 33 in Union Parish as the "James Peyton Smith Bridge"
 HB240HAVARDPRIVATIZATION - Establishes the Privatization Review Act (RE SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB241WILLMOTTMEDICATION ATTENDANTS - Expands the applicability of the medication attendant provisions to the office of aging and adult services
 HB242CARTERSCHOOLS/CHOICE - Authorizes the state superintendent of education to make certain adjustments to the Student Scholarships for Educational Excellence Program accountability system
 HB243CARTERSTUDENT/LOANS-SCHOLARSHP - Provides relative to the eligibility of certain students who graduate from certain out-of-state or out-of-country high schools to receive a Taylor Opportunity Program for Students (TOPS) award (EN INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB244LORUSSOLAW ENFORCE/OFFICERS - Provides with respect to release of personal information of law enforcement officers
 HB245LAMBERTWILDLIFE & FISHERIES - Provides for the issuance of nonresident recreational hunting and fishing licenses at the same cost as resident licenses (EG DECREASE SD RV See Note)
 HB246GISCLAIRPROPERTY/PUBLIC - Provides for the transfer of certain state property in Lafourche Parish
 HB247POPETAX/USER FEES - Provides relative to the telecommunication tax for the deaf (OR +$1,000,000 SD RV See Note)
 HB248TALBOTSCHOOLS/CHOICE - Relative to the Student Scholarships for Educational Excellence (voucher) Program, requires that scholarship recipients annually meet certain criteria for program participation (OR SEE FISC NOTE EX)
 HB249RICHARDSCHOOLS/CHOICE - Changes certain eligibility criteria for participation in the Course Choice Program
 HB250DANAHAYETHICS - Exempts former public servants who served less than a certain amount of time during a year from mandatory ethics training requirements
 HB251TALBOTMEDICAID - Requires DHH to institute Medicaid cost containment measures to the extent allowed by federal regulations (OR DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB252GEYMANNAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment against the Department of Transportation and Development in the matter of "Donna Gay Nash v. Gilchrist Construction Company, LLC, et al"
 HB253LEOPOLDELECTIONS/POLLING PLACES - Provides relative to law enforcement officers at polling places
 HB254FANNINBUILDING CODES - Makes changes to the oversight and adoption of updates to the state uniform construction code
 HB255LEGERECONOMIC DEVEL/ENT ZONE - Change minimums in Enterprise Zone (EN -$533,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB256P.WILLIAMSTAX/PROPERTY - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides for the redemption period for blighted, abandoned, uninhabitable, or hazardous property sold at tax sale (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note)
 HB257RITCHIEINSURANCE/PROPERTY - Makes changes to the composition of Louisiana Citizens Property Insurance Corporation's board of directors and rating procedure
 HB258PIERREDISTRICTS/REDEVELOPMENT - Provides relative to the boundaries and governance of the North Lafayette Redevelopment Authority
 HB259T.LANDRYDISTRICTS/ECONOMIC DEVEL - Provides relative to the membership on the board of commissioners of the Hopkins Street Economic Development District
 HB260A.WILLIAMSDISTRICTS/CRIME PREVENT - Creates the Goodwood Homesites Crime Prevention and Neighborhood Improvement District in East Baton Rouge Parish (EN +$81,000 LF EX See Note)
 HB261HAZELCRIME/SEX OFFENSES - Provides that the term of imprisonment for certain offenses concerning prostitution shall be served at hard labor when the offense involves a person under a certain age (EN INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB262ST.GERMAINFIRE PROTECT/FIRE MARSHAL - Adds failure to register as a convicted arsonist and violations of a fire marshal's orders to the list of offenses for which a fire marshal may conduct investigations and make arrests
 HB263HOFFMANNTAX/INCOME TAX - Provides relative to an income tax deduction for donations to food banks
 HB264FOILPUBLIC EMPLOYEES - Excludes persons whose public service is limited to certain professional services from the provisions of the Code of Governmental Ethics
 HB265IVEYWEAPONS/HANDGUNS - Provides for lifetime concealed handgun permits (EN +$37,500 SD EX See Note)
 HB266THIERRYJUDGMENTS/CRIMINAL - Provides procedures for use of electronic mail to send notice of bond forfeiture
 HB267HENSGENSSCHOOLS/HIGH SCHOOL - Prohibits public high school participation in interscholastic athletics regulated by any association that discriminates among schools based on school admissions criteria in classifying schools into divisions for competition
 HB268FOILTAX/INCOME TAX - Authorizes an income tax deduction for taxpayers who employ certain qualified disabled individuals (OR DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB269REYNOLDSSCHOOLS/LOCAL SUPERINTDT - Provides relative to the employment contracts and termination of superintendents of public school systems
 HB270S.BISHOPAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment against the Department of Transportation and Development in the matter of "Jeremy LeBlanc v. Katrina M. Libersat, et al"
 HB271GREENETAX/INCOME TAX - Provides for a 10-year phase out of the state tax levied on the net income of individuals beginning Jan. 1, 2014 (OR -$78,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB272GREENEFEES/LICENSES/PERMITS - Provides for an application for licensure fee and licensure renewal fee for professional geoscientists and geoscientists-in-training (EN INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB273LORUSSOBOARDS/COMMISSIONS - Provides relative to reports, records, and adjudicatory functions of the La. State Board of Medical Examiners
 HB274TALBOTTAX EXEMPTIONS/HOMESTEAD - Provides for the time period in which a homestead exemption may be claimed under certain circumstances (EN DECREASE LF RV See Note)
 HB275WILLMOTTPODIATRY - Authorizes podiatrists to obtain patient histories and perform physical examinations under certain conditions
 HB276GEYMANNAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment against the Department of Transportation and Development in the matter of "Jennifer Ardoin v. Gilchrist Construction Company, et al"
 HB277LAMBERTWEAPONS/FIREARMS - Repeals provisions of law regarding the possession and transfer of certain firearms (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB278HODGESCHILDRENS CODE - Adds coercion of a female child to undergo an abortion as a defined form of child abuse
 HB279HENRYCRIME - Amends the definition of the crime of racketeering (EN INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB280HODGESDISTRICTS/AIRPORT - Provides for the membership of the board of commissioners for airport districts
 HB281SIMONHEALTH/DHH - Creates a single license for behavioral health services providers (EN INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB282WILLMOTTPARISH/JEFFERSON - Provides relative to appeals of certain administrative adjudication hearings in Jefferson Parish
 HB283LEGERTAX CREDITS - Provides relative to tax credits for state-certified musical or theatrical productions and state-certified infrastructure projects (OR DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB284ORTEGOHEALTH SERVICES - Transfers governance and control of state hospitals from LSU to human services districts and authorities of the state and provides for delivery and financing of health services by such districts and authorities (OR INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB285HARRISLOCAL GOVERNMENT - Creates the Alexandria Urban Renewal Authority (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF RV)
 HB286BROSSETTFLOODING/CONTROL - Provides with respect to the Southeast La. Flood Protection Authorities
 HB287DANAHAYDISTRICTS/FIRE PROTECT - Increases the maximum per diem authorized to be paid to fire protection district board members in Calcasieu Parish
 HB288LEBASDISTRICTS/FIRE PROTECT - Provides for the board of commissioners of the Ward 5 Fire Protection District of the Parish of Evangeline
 HB289HARRISPORTS/HARBORS/TERMINALS - Provides with respect to the Alexandria Regional Port
 HB290LEGERTAX/AD VALOREM TAX - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides relative to ad valorem taxes for fire and police protection in Orleans Parish (RR +$6,545,000 LF RV See Note)
 HB291PRICEINSURANCE DEPARTMENT - Changes composition and requirements relative to Advisory Committee on Equal Opportunity
 HB292JEFFERSONPROPERTY/PUBLIC - Provides relative to the transfer of a certain parcel of land from La. Tech University to the city of Ruston
 HB293FOILEVIDENCE - Allows certain certified records to be used as evidence
 HB294RITCHIEINSURANCE/POLICIES - Provides relative to regulation of long-term care insurance policies
 HB295JOHNSONCOURTS/MAYORS - Authorizes an increase in court costs in the mayor's court for the town of Mansura
 HB296A.WILLIAMSAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Vincent Randolph on behalf of his minor children Heather, Hezekiah, Randolph and the Estate of Gwendolyn Randolph, and Dederrick Ruffin v. City of Baton Rouge, Parish of East Baton Rouge ("City-Parish"), the State of Louisiana through the Dept. of Transportation and Development and Liberty Insurance Company"
 HB297JOHNSONCRIMINAL/BAIL - Limits the release of defendants on their own recognizance in certain circumstances
 HB298CHANEYLEGISLATIVE POWERS - Provides relative to the membership of the La. Commission on Civic Education
 HB299CARMODYHIGHER ED/BD REGENTS - Changes the reporting date for submitting the postsecondary education funding formula to the legislature
 HB300COXFIRE PROTECT/FIRE MARSHAL - Clarifies definition of lighter and novelty lighter
 HB301LAMBERTTAX/SALES & USE - Provides relative to exclusions from state sales tax for the resale of certain services
 HB302MONTOUCETAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Provides for payment of judgment against DOTD in the matter of "Raymond A. Labat, et al v. Burlington Northern Santa Fe, et al"
 HB303DIXONUNEMPLOYMENT COMP - Provides for notice requirements in unemployment compensation
 HB304TALBOTTAX/TOBACCO TAX - Increases the state tax levied on cigarettes (OR +$57,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB305JOHNSONAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Melissa Maturin v. State of Louisiana, through the Department of Transportation and Development, parish and/or City of New Iberia"
 HB306JAY MORRISSEIZURES/SALES - Provides relative to the bidding process in judicial sales
 HB307LAMBERTENVIRONMENT/QUALITY DEPT - Provides for stays during appeals of certain decisions of the Department of Environmental Quality
 HB308ADAMSPUBLIC MEETINGS - Provides relative to public meetings of parish and municipal governing authorities
 HB309KLECKLEYCRIMINAL/SENTENCING - Authorizes the use of electronic monitoring for work release programs operated by the sheriff
 HB310HARRISHOMELAND SECURITY - Provides relative to price gouging during declared states of emergency
 HB311K.JACKSONCRIME/BATTERY - Provides relative to domestic abuse battery (OR INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB312LORUSSOMILITARY AFFAIRS - Provides with respect to time limitations for the renewal of licenses under the Military Service Relief Act
 HB313HONORECRIMINAL/PROCEDURE - Provides for the assessment of a cost to reimburse the office of the constable of the city of Baton Rouge in the execution of certain bench warrants (OR +$89,133 LF RV See Note)
 HB314JAMESPRIVACY/COMPUTERS - Creates the Personal Online Account Privacy Protection Act (RE NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB315P.WILLIAMSFUNDS/FUNDING - Provides for the distribution of the Shreveport Riverfront and Convention Center and Independence Stadium Fund
 HB316K.JACKSONTAX/TAXATION - Requires state agencies which administer tax credits and rebates to report certain information (EN NO IMPACT GF EX See Note)
 HB317LEGERAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Damien L. Davis and Rochelle Robinson Davis v. State of Louisiana through the Department of Transportation and Development and the City of New Orleans"
 HB318A.WILLIAMSREAPPORTIONMENT/JUDGES - Provides for the election sections for City Court of Baton Rouge and for the number of judges elected from such sections
 HB319HONOREJUVENILES - Provides relative to the sentencing and parole eligibility of juvenile offenders convicted of first or second degree murder (OR DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB320LEGERGAMING/REVENUE - Provides relative to the casino support services contract (EN +$3,600,000 SD RV See Note)
 HB321HUVALCIVIL/JURY TRIALS - Provides relative to expedited jury trials
 HB322THIERRYCHILDREN/NEWBORNS - Requires birthing facilities to perform pulse oximetric screening for certain heart defects on each newborn in the care of those facilities
 HB323BADONDISTRICTS/NEIGHBORHOOD - Creates the Eastover Neighborhood Improvement and Security District in Orleans Parish
 HB324JEFFERSONTAX/TAX REBATES - Authorizes an income tax rebate for donations to certain schools (RE DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB325ST.GERMAINTAX/LOCAL - Authorizes the imposition of an additional sales and use tax by the governing authority of Iberville Parish (EN +$10,450,000 LF RV See Note)
 HB326BARRASTAX/HOTEL OCCUPANCY - Authorizes the city of Youngsville to levy a hotel occupancy tax (EN +$172,500 LF RV See Note)
 HB327ARNOLDDISTRICTS/SPECIAL - Provides relative to the powers and duties of the Algiers Development District
 HB328TALBOTTAX/AD VALOREM-EXEMPTION - (Constitutional Amendment) Adds ad valorem property tax exemptions for certain inventory held by manufacturers, distributors, and retailers and natural gas used in providing natural gas storage services or operating natural gas storage facilities
 HB329A.WILLIAMSTAX/AD VALOREM TAX - (Constitutional Amendment) Removes the income requirement for purposes of qualifying for the special assessment level (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF RV See Note)
 HB330GREENETAX EXEMPTIONS/HOMESTEAD - (Constitutional Amendment) Reduces the homestead exemption (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF RV See Note)
 HB331GREENETAX EXEMPTIONS/HOMESTEAD - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides with respect to the amount of assessed valuation at which the homestead exemption applies (OR +$40,000,000 LF RV See Note)
 HB332GAROFALOCOURTS/COURT COSTS - Provides for an increase in court costs for justice of the peace courts (EN INCREASE LF RV See Note)
 HB333TALBOTTAX/CORP FRANCHISE - Repeals the corporation franchise tax and provisions relative to determining "taxable capital" for purposes of levying the tax (OR -$79,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB334ORTEGOMTR VEHICLE/LICEN PLATES - Creates a special license plate for Louisiana Cultural Economy Foundation
 HB335PYLANTCORR FACILITIES/JAILS - Provides relative to the housing of prisoners in correctional facilities
 HB336GAROFALOAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "James Morvant v. Norfolk Southern Railway Company, State of Louisiana through the DOTD, and Plaquemines Parish"
 HB337LORUSSOHEALTH/DHH - Provides for retail food establishment permit fees (EN INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB338RITCHIETAX/CORP INCOME - Reduces the rates for corporate income tax
 HB339BERTHELOTFIRE PROTECT/FIRE MARSHAL - Allows the use of public funds for length of service awards programs established by fire protection districts, municipal fire departments, or volunteer fire departments for volunteer firefighters (EN INCREASE LF EX See Note)
 HB340BURFORDVITAL STATISTICS - Requires such actions as are necessary for timely preparation, filing, and issuance of vital records
 HB341T.BURNSELECTION CODE - Makes revisions to the La. Election Code (EN DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB342HUVALINSURANCE/HEALTH-ACCID - Provides relative to balance billing by and reimbursement of noncontracted health care providers of emergency medical services
 HB343EDWARDSSTUDENT/ASSESSMENT - Prohibits certain public high school students from being administered tests pursuant to La. Educational Assessment Program or the La. school and district accountability system with certain exceptions
 HB344FOILSTUDENT/TUITION - Authorizes the LSU Board of Supervisors to impose certain tuition and fee amounts at certain institutions
 HB345GAROFALOFISHING/OYSTERS - Extends the oyster seed ground vessel permit program
 HB346RICHARDEDUCATION ACCOUNTABILITY - Requires legislative approval of changes made to school performance score ranges
 HB347TALBOTTAX CREDITS - Repeals the La. income and franchise tax credit for ad valorem taxes paid to political subdivisions on inventory held by certain taxpayers
 HB348ARNOLDPROPERTY/UNCLAIMED - Provides relative to the Uniform Unclaimed Property Act (EN DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB349PRICECRIME/ESCAPE - Provides relative to simple escape from a work release program (EN DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB350SEABAUGHTAX/INCOME-INDIV/EXEMPT - Exempts annual retirement income from state individual income tax
 HB351LEOPOLDTRANSPORTATION - Requires highly traveled bridges to receive certain treatment within the highway priority system
 HB352HARRISONELDERLY - Provides relative to elderly affairs; creates the Department of Elderly Affairs, places the Louisiana Executive Board on Aging in the department, and provides for allocation of funds for programs for the elderly (RE SEE FISC NOTE GF EX)
 HB353DOVEPUBLIC CONTRACTS - Provides relative to contract limits for certain levee projects
 HB354KLECKLEYTAX/AD VALOREM TAX - Authorizes the quarterly payment of ad valorem taxes for Calcasieu Parish (OR INCREASE LF EX See Note)
 HB355LEBASCONTROLLED SUBSTANCES - Provides relative to access to state prescription monitoring program information
 HB356LEBASPHARMACISTS - Defines compounded pharmacy-generated product
 HB357GUINNAIRCRAFT/AVIATION - Provides for the marking for safety of certain communication facilities
 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)
 HB359M.GUILLORYPHYSICIANS - Requires physicians to register as users in the La. Electronic Event Registration System
 HB360SHADOINSHERIFFS - Provides relative to the payment of group insurance premiums for retired sheriffs and employees hired on or after September 1, 2013, for Lincoln Parish (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note)
 HB361RITCHIECRIME - Provides relative to the use of a tracking device to track the location or movements of a minor child by parents (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB362M.GUILLORYPRIVILEGES/LIENS - Provides relative to filing a statement of claim or privilege under the Private Works Act
 HB363HUVALPROPERTY/PUBLIC - Provides for the transfer of certain state property in St. Martin Parish
 HB364BERTHELOTCRIME - Creates the crime of forgery of a motor vehicle inspection certificate and provides criminal penalties for the commission of such offense (EN INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB365DOVEPUBLIC CONTRACTS - Provides relative to contracts for certain levee and mitigation projects
 HB366M.GUILLORYWEAPONS/FIREARMS - Creates the crime of reckless discharge of a firearm in a residential area
 HB367ADAMSCRIMINAL/SENTENCING - Provides relative to pretrial release
 HB368NORTONSCHOOLS - Provides relative to school crisis management and response plans and school resource officers (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note)
 HB369KLECKLEYTAX/AD VALOREM TAX - Provides relative to information included in certain taxpayer notifications from assessors (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB370JAMESTAX/SEVERANCE-EXEMPTION - Provides relative to the severance tax exemption for horizontal drilling of oil and gas wells
 HB371LOPINTOCRIMINAL/DISCOVERY - Provides relative to discovery and inspection of certain types of evidence in criminal cases
 HB372WHITNEYMTR VEHICLE/LICEN PLATES - Creates prestige license plates for the Louisiana Republican and Democratic Parties
 HB373FRANKLINMTR VEHICLE/LICEN PLATES - Creates the Free and Accepted Mason prestige plate
 HB374STOKESINSURERS/TAXES - Provides relative to timing of payment of insurance premium taxes to the commissioner of insurance (OR -$46,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB375HOFFMANNEXCEP PERSON/DISABLED - Provides for the EarlySteps childhood disability intervention program and authorizes a fee schedule known as cost participation for services of the program (RE +$1,197,640 SG RV See Note)
 HB376S.BISHOPWILDLIFE/MGT AREAS - Provides for fees to be charged for mooring access in the Atchafalaya Delta WMA and creates the Atchafalaya Delta WMA Mooring Account in the Conservation Fund (EN INCREASE SD 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)
 HB378LEGERFISHING/LICENSES - Increases certain fees related to the charter boat fishing industry (EN +$210,610 SD RV See Note)
 HB379RITCHIETAX/CORP FRANCHISE - Repeals the corporation franchise tax and provisions relative to determining "taxable capital" for purposes of levying the tax
 HB380LAMBERTMTR VEHICLE/COMMERCIAL - Provides relative to the disqualification of commercial motor vehicle drivers
 HB381W.BISHOPLIABILITY/CIVIL - Provides relative to the Louisiana Governmental Claims Act
 HB382BERTHELOTFIRE PROTECT/FIRE MARSHAL - Creates a Volunteer Firefighters' Tuition Reimbursement program (EN INCREASE SD EX See Note)
 HB383LOPINTODISTRICTS/HOSPITAL SERVC - Provides relative to the lease of a hospital by a Jefferson Parish hospital service district (EN NO IMPACT LF EX See Note)
 HB384BADONMUNICIPALITIES/NO - Requires reimbursement of the governing authority of the city of New Orleans for certain expenses incurred on behalf of neighborhood districts within the city (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF RV)
 HB385HODGESCRIMINAL/PROCEDURE - Amends provisions of law regarding post-conviction relief
 HB386LEOPOLDTRANSPORTATION - Provides relative to sponsorship of signs on certain state assets
 HB387SCHRODERETHICS/CODE - Protects public employees from reprisal for providing information to a legislator or legislative committee upon request
 HB388ABRAMSONASSESSORS - Provides relative to the inspection of assessment lists and the notification and review of property tax assessments by the board of review in Orleans Parish (EG +$37,000 LF EX See Note)
 HB389ABRAMSONDISTRICTS/CRIME PREVENT - Provides relative to the parcel fee imposed within the Twinbrook Security District in Orleans Parish
 HB390LEBASPHARMACISTS - Clarifies definition relative to colleges of pharmacy
 HB391LEBASPHARMACISTS - Clarifies powers and duties of the Louisiana Board of Pharmacy relative to nonresident pharmacists
 HB392S.BISHOPMEDICAID - Provides relative to continuity of care for newborns enrolled in Medicaid managed care (RE1 SEE FISC NOTE See Note)
 HB393ANDERSMEDICAID - Provides relative to prescription drug benefits of certain managed care organizations participating in the La. Medicaid coordinated care network program (RE1 INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB394RITCHIETAX/INCOME TAX - Reduces the rates for individual income tax
 HB395GUINNMTR VEHICLE/DRIVER LIC - Provides for the inclusion of certain medical information on drivers' licenses and special identification cards (EG1 INCREASE SG EX See Note)
 HB396T.LANDRYTRANSPORTATION - Provides relative to traffic signals
 HB397HONORECRIMINAL/PROCEDURE - Provides with respect to discovery in criminal trials
 HB398MILLERAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Allen Washington and Sandra Washington, et al v. State of Louisiana DOTD, et al"
 HB399DANAHAYCIVIL SERVICE/FIRE & POL - Provides relative to the offices of state examiner and deputy state examiner of the municipal fire and police civil service
 HB400RITCHIEINSURANCE COMMISSIONER - Provides with respect to home service contract providers
 HB401CARTERSTUDENT/TUITION - Authorizes the public postsecondary education management boards to increase tuition and fee amounts under certain circumstances (EG SEE FISC NOTE SG RV See Note)
 HB402SEABAUGHEMPLOYMENT/DISCRIMINATN - Provides relative to employment discrimination (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF EX)
 HB403T.BURNSAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment against the Department of Transportation and Development in the matter of "James Brinson, Jr., et al v. State of Louisiana"
 HB404MILLERCIVIL/JURIES - Provides for the functions of the jury commission in St. Charles Parish
 HB405RITCHIETAX/SALES & USE - Reduces the rate of the state tax levied on the sale, use, consumption, distribution, and storage of certain items of tangible personal property and certain services in La.
 HB406GAINESPETROLEUM/OIL-GAS - Provides for placement of warning signs on ethanol gas pumps (OR NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB407ROBIDEAUXLEGISLATIVE POWERS - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides relative to prefiling and consideration of certain legislation at regular sessions
 HB408FOILCORPORATIONS - Revises the business corporation laws (RE1 INCREASE SG EX See Note)
 HB409JOHNSONRAILROADS - Provides relative to safety regulations for contract carriers transporting railroad employees
 HB410TALBOTWORKERS COMPENSATION - Provides with respect to the sunset of the Workers' Compensation Second Injury Fund
 HB411PRICEBUILDING CODES - Requires the adoption of the latest version of Part IV-Energy Conservation of the International Residential Code
 HB412COXSCHOOLS - Revises the definition of "school" for the purposes of the Louisiana Smokefree Air Act
 HB413REYNOLDSMINERALS/RIGHTS-ROYALTY - Dedicates a certain amount of mineral revenues from oil and gas production in and around Lake Bistineau to the operation and management of the lake (OR -$100,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB414HUVALINSURANCE/POLICIES - Authorizes agency fees on health and welfare plans
 HB415ORTEGOTRANSPORTATION - Requires the Dept. of Transportation and Development to adopt a supplement to the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices to provide for the usage of certain guide signs
 HB416CONNICKTAX RETURN - Provides for an individual tax return checkoff for donations for the cost of decorative lighting on the Crescent City Connection Bridge (EN NO IMPACT GF RV See Note)
 HB417RITCHIETAX/TOBACCO TAX - Increases the state tax on certain tobacco products and dedicates the monies (OR +$132,000,000 SD RV See Note)
 HB418EDWARDSTAX/SALES & USE - Provides with respect to the state and local sales and use tax exemption for sales at certain events sponsored by nonprofit organizations (EN NO IMPACT GF RV See Note)
 HB419JOHNSONBRIDGES/FERRIES - Names a bridge located on U.S. 190 in Pointe Coupee Parish as the "Nickie Gene Voinche Memorial Bridge"
 HB420PIERREFUNDS/FUNDING - Redistributes a portion of the monies in the Lafayette Parish Visitor Enterprise Fund (REF NO IMPACT LF RV See Note)
 HB421PONTICONTRACTORS - Adds a fee at license renewal for contractors dedicated to certain schools of construction management or construction technology (EN INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB422TALBOTECONOMIC DEVELOP/DEPT - Makes changes to the unified economic development budget report and requires report to be annual
 HB423BILLIOTSEX OFFENSE/REGISTRY - Provides relative to petitions for injunctive relief or declaratory judgments regarding the registration and notification requirements of sex offenders
 HB424LOPINTODWI - Provides relative to operating a vehicle while intoxicated (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB425HENRYFRAUD - Requires presentment of identifying information when cashing federal or state treasury checks over a certain amount
 HB426ARMESWILDLIFE & FISHERIES CMN - (Constitutional Amendment) Adds members to the Wildlife and Fisheries Commission
 HB427FANNINUTILITIES - (Constitutional Amendment) Limits power of the PSC to regulate nonprofit water utility cooperatives wholly owned by water users (OR SEE FISC NOTE SD RV)
 HB428ROBIDEAUXTAX/INCOME TAX - (Constitutional Amendment) Authorizes federal income taxes paid as a deductible item in computing state corporate income taxes
 HB429HOLLISHEALTH CARE - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides relative to prohibiting mandatory participation in a health care system (RE NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB430LEGERSECRETARY OF STATE - Increases certain fees chargeable by the secretary of state (EN +$2,835,435 SG RV See Note)
 HB431LEGERBONDS - Provides relative to bonds issued by political subdivisions (EG NO IMPACT LF EX See Note)
 HB432GEYMANNAPPROPRIATIONS - Provides for the ordinary operating expenses of state government for Fiscal Year 2013-2014
 HB433BADONCIVIL/OBLIGATIONS - Provides relative to surrogacy contracts
 HB434JAY MORRISBUDGETARY CONTROLS - (Constitutional Amendment) Requires spending due to constitutional or other mandates to be considered in a separate appropriation bill from spending that is not required to be funded if health care or higher education funding is reduced (RR SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB435SEABAUGHBUDGETARY CONTROLS - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides relative to the budget process (RR SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 HB436GAROFALOBUDGETARY PROCEDURES - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides relative to final passage of the general appropriation bill (RE NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB437HARRISBUDGETARY CONTROLS - Provides with respect to the development of the budget (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB438ROBIDEAUXTAX/EXCISE - (Constitutional Amendment) Removes the prohibition of the state levying sales and use taxes on gasoline and certain motor fuels (OR +$173,250,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB439ROBIDEAUXTAX/INCOME TAX - (Constitutional Amendment) Authorizes federal income taxes paid as a deductible item in computing state individual income taxes
 HB440BILLIOTSEX OFFENSE/REGISTRY - Provides relative to sex offender registration and notification
 HB441ROBIDEAUXTAX/CORP INCOME - Repeals corporate income and corporation franchise taxes
 HB442LOPINTOCRIMINAL/SENTENCING - Provides relative to sentencing and treatment of certain offenders convicted of certain violations of the Uniform Controlled Dangerous Substances Law (EN DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB443LOPINTOTAX/SALES & USE - Relative to the payment of sales and use tax on off-road or all terrain vehicles for purposes of receipt of an off-road decal
 HB444BURRELLTAX CREDITS - Requires the review of tax credits (EG SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 HB445LAMBERTENVIRONMENT/RECYCLING - Creates the La. Beverage Container Law (OR SEE FISC NOTE EX)
 HB446CHAMPAGNEBUDGETARY CONTROLS - Provides relative to the allocation of expenditures of the state operating budget (OR SEE FISC NOTE)
 HB447EDWARDSMTR VEHICLE/REGISTRATION - Provides parameters for registration of motor vehicles operated by persons who are employed and have a residence in Louisiana
 HB448JAMESCRIMINAL/PROCEDURE - Authorizes the designation of specialized divisions or sections in city or municipal courts (OR +$170,000 LF RV See Note)
 HB449BURRELLMEDICAID - Provides for a time-limited expansion of Medicaid eligibility standards in La. to conform such standards to those provided in the Affordable Care Act until Dec. 31, 2016 (OR DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB450IVEYWORKERS COMPENSATION - Provides with respect to the medical treatment schedule (EN +$81,000 SD EX See Note)
 HB451BARROWHOSPITALS - Requires hospitals to offer pertussis (whooping cough) vaccinations to parents of newborns
 HB452FANNINFUNDS/FUNDING - Provides for the transfer of deposits and monies among state funds (EN -$244,384,515 GF RV See Note)
 HB453NORTONEMPLOYMENT/WAGES - Creates the Equal Pay for Women Act
 HB454N.LANDRYPUBLIC MEETINGS - Provides relative to meetings of public bodies
 HB455LEGERTAX CREDITS - Establishes the Louisiana New Markets Jobs tax credit (OR -$50,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB456ROBIDEAUXREVENUE DEPARTMENT - Establishes the Louisiana Tax Delinquency Amnesty Act of 2013 (EN INCREASE SD RV See Note)
 HB457HOLLISSCHOOLS/CHOICE - Provides relative to a petition process for requesting that a school be transferred to the Recovery School District
 HB458HUNTERVOTERS/VOTING - Provides with respect to voter eligibility (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF EX)
 HB459HUNTERCHILDREN/DCFS - Prohibits DCFS from proceeding in a child support matter absent a paternity test
 HB460HUNTERVITAL STATS/BIRTH CERT - Provides with respect to birth certificates
 HB461GISCLAIRVETERANS - Provides for the identification of unclaimed cremated human remains
 HB462ARNOLDALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES - Provides relative to citizenship and residency requirements for manufacturer's permits
 HB463BROSSETTTAX/LOCAL - Authorizes the establishment of automobile rental tax districts in certain parishes and dedicates the monies generated from the tax (OR INCREASE LF RV See Note)
 HB464HUNTERWORKERS COMPENSATION - Repeals the prohibition of the receipt of workers' compensation benefits while incarcerated
 HB465SHADOINMTR VEHICLE/VIOLATIONS - Provides relative to the disqualification of commercial driver's licenses
 HB466HAVARDEDUCATION ACCOUNTABILITY - Provides relative to the assignment of performance-based letter grades to public schools and school districts (EG SEE FISC NOTE EX)
 HB467EDWARDSSCHOOLS/CHARTER - Subjects charter schools to the same State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education rules and regulations as traditional public schools with respect to employment eligibility requirements for teachers and other school employees
 HB468BARRASTAX/SALES-USE-EXEMPT - Authorizes purchases of certain custom items to be eligible for the Annual Louisiana Second Amendment Weekend Holiday under certain circumstances (OR DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB469ADAMSFIRE PROTECT/FIREMEN - Provides with respect to immunity from liability for volunteer firemen
 HB470WILLMOTTANIMALS - Prohibits the transportation of dogs in pickup truck beds and utility trailers on certain roadways unless safely crated
 HB471IVEYCRIME - Provides relative to the annual report on criminal statistics published by the Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement and the Administration of Criminal Justice (EN DECREASE FF EX See Note)
 HB472JAY MORRISCIVIL/ACTIONS - Provides relative to class actions
 HB473PUGHAGRICULTURAL COMMODITIES - Provides relative to the frequency of meetings of the Louisiana Agricultural Commodities Commission
 HB474S.BISHOPENERGY/DRILLING - Provides relative to the exemption from severance tax for inactive wells (RE +$22,700,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB475MACKCIVIL/VENUE - Provides relative to civil actions against firearm manufacturers
 HB476BROSSETTTAX/STATE - Levies a state tax on automobile rental contracts and dedicates the revenues (OR +$6,000,000 SD RV See Note)
 HB477M.GUILLORYSCHOOLS/BOARDS - Repeals OGB eligibility for retirees elected to school board positions
 HB478CHAMPAGNESCHOOLS/BOARDS - Provides relative to school board reduction in force policies
 HB479BARRASETHICS - Provides an exception to annual ethics training requirements for certain hospital employees and requires additional ethics training for heads of certain executive branch departments
 HB480SCHEXNAYDERWILDLIFE & FISHERIES - Moves responsibility for regulation of seismic activity from the office of fisheries to the office of wildlife within the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries
 HB481GAROFALOCIVIL/PROCEDURE - Provides disclosure procedures for asbestos and silica claims
 HB482STOKESLEGISLATIVE AUDITOR - Provides relative to agency heads of auditees that receive three consecutive disclaimer of opinion audit reports
 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)
 HB484LEGERTAX/TAXATION - Extends the Investor Tax Credit and the Import Export Cargo Credit of the Ports of Louisiana Tax Credit Program
 HB485WHITNEYELECTIONS/CONGRESSIONAL - Provides for the qualifying period for congressional elections
 HB486REYNOLDSHIGHWAYS - Designates a portion of Interstate 20 in honor of Sergeant Joshua Tomlinson
 HB487S.BISHOPPUBLIC CONTRACTS - Provides relative to plans for public works projects and above ground power lines
 HB488IVEYSTATE AGENCIES - Requires state departments, agencies, boards, and commissions to accept credit cards or debit cards for certain transactions (EG INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB489COXALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE PERMT - Provides for the expansion of certain permit authority for areas designated as local historic landmark districts
 HB490CHAMPAGNELOCAL OFFICIALS - Provides relative to reports concerning compensation of certain local public officers and employees (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF EX)
 HB491PYLANTTRANSPORTATION - Permits the secretary of the Department of Transportation and Development to issue permits to vehicles hauling hay during times of disaster
 HB492DOVEPUBLIC CONTRACTS - Provides for the functions and responsibilities of Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority Board relative to certain projects
 HB493ST.GERMAINSALT DOMES - Provides for solution mining injection wells and solution mined caverns
 HB494ST.GERMAINSALT DOMES - Requires notification of the proximity of property to a salt dome containing solution mining and storage caverns
 HB495MORENOAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment against the Department of Transportation and Development in favor of plaintiff, Yvette Lasage in the matter of "James Brinson, Jr., et al v. State of Louisiana"
 HB496MACKTAX EXEMPTIONS - Creates a sales tax holiday period for consumer purchases of firearms and ammunition manufactured in Louisiana (OR DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB497MORENOCRIME/ABUSE - Increases the maximum term of imprisonment for a first and second conviction of domestic abuse battery (OR INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB498N.LANDRYCAMPAIGN FINANCE - Prohibits persons engaged in the private correctional facility business and related persons from giving campaign contributions in support of or opposition to certain officials and candidates
 HB499BURRELLTAX EXEMPTIONS - Requires state agencies which administer tax credits and rebates to annually report certain information (OR NO IMPACT GF EX See Note)
 HB500MORENOELECTIONS/DATES - Limits election dates for security or neighborhood improvement district elections in certain parishes
 HB501MORENOTAX CREDITS - Extends the sunset of the musical and theatrical production base investment income tax credit (RE DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB502BURFORDHUNTING - Allows night hunting of nuisance animals year-round on private property
 HB503ARMESWILDLIFE & FISHERIES CMN - Adds new members to the Wildlife and Fisheries Commission
 HB504MORENOCOURTS/COURT COSTS - Provides for additional court costs for the New Orleans Municipal Court (EN +$25,000 LF RV See Note)
 HB505SEABAUGHTAX/INCOME TAX - Provides for a 10-year phase out of the state tax levied on the net income of individuals beginning Jan. 1, 2016 (OR -$86,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB506JAMESTAX/SALES & USE - Authorizes expanded use of the Parish e-file tax collection system (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF EX)
 HB507IVEYTAX/INCOME TAX - Provides for a 10-year phase out of the state tax levied on the net income of individuals beginning Jan. 1, 2016 (OR -$86,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB508CROMERTAX CREDITS - Creates an income and corporation franchise tax credit for manufacturers, producers, and importers of medical devices for amounts paid as federal excise taxes on the sale of medical devices
 HB509CARTERSTUDENT/LOANS-SCHOLARSHP - Provides relative to the Taylor Opportunity Program for Students
 HB510CHANEYAGRICULTURE/FOREST DEPT - Provides relative to the Louisiana Board of Animal Health
 HB511THOMPSONTAX/INCOME TAX - Individual income tax exemption for overtime wages earned by certain employees who are subject to the Fair Labor Standards Act (OR DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB512MORENOCRIMINAL/TRIALS - Provides relative to the interruption of time limitations for the commencement of a criminal trial
 HB513MORENOCOURTS/COURT COSTS - Provides for an increase in certain fees for the Orleans Parish Juvenile Court (EN INCREASE LF RV See Note)
 HB514KLECKLEYTAX/AD VALOREM TAX - (Constitutional Amendment) Limits increases in ad valorem taxation under certain circumstances (RE SEE FISC NOTE LF RV See Note)
 HB515THIERRYCOURTS - (Constitutional Amendment) Authorizes a State Tax Court
 HB516LEGERCONVENTION FACILITIES - Provides with respect to the Ernest N. Morial-New Orleans Exhibition Hall Authority (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note)
 HB517BROADWATERTAX/AD VALOREM TAX - Provides with respect to ad valorem taxes for heavy equipment rental property (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF RV)
 HB518ROBIDEAUXTAX/CORP INCOME - Repeals certain exemptions, deductions, and credits relative to corporate income and corporation franchise taxes
 HB519HENRYPRIVATIZATION - Establishes the Privatization Review Act (EG SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB520ROBIDEAUXTAX/SEVERANCE TAX - (Constitutional Amendment) Excludes the first one thousand dollars of certain natural resource's value from the levy of ad valorem severance tax
 HB521LEGERTAX/AD VALOREM-EXEMPTION - (Constitutional Amendment) Increases the amount of the homestead exemption and the level of a homestead's assessed valuation at which the homestead exemption applies (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF RV)
 HB522K.JACKSONELECTION DAYS - Calls a special election for submitting proposed constitutional amendments to the state's electors (EG SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB523GAINESCIVIL/RESTRAINING ORDER - Provides relative to civil injunctions and restraining orders (RE SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB524BURRELLINSURANCE/HEALTH - Provides relative to group blanket health and accident insurance
 HB525HARRISTANF - Revises provisions relative to aid to needy families and employment services for TANF cash assistance recipients (RE NO IMPACT FF EX See Note)
 HB526ROBIDEAUXCAPITAL OUTLAY - Requires the Joint Legislative Committee on Capital Outlay to approve line of credit recommendations for nonstate entity projects (RE NO IMPACT GF EX See Note)
 HB527HOFFMANNOPTOMETRISTS - Provides relative to the practice of optometry and the regulation of such profession (EG SEE FISC NOTE GF EX)
 HB528GAROFALOHIGHER EDUCATION - (Constitutional Amendment) Providing for a single board for colleges and universities that issue baccalaureate degrees or higher
 HB529BARROWTAX - (Constitutional Amendment) To impose a tax on single use plastic carry bags (OR INCREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB530GEYMANNBUDGETARY CONTROLS - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides relative to the budget process (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF RV)
 HB531HAVARDEDUCATION/FINANCE - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides relative to increasing the financial burden of public school systems
 HB532KLECKLEYFUNDS/FUNDING - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides for a hospital stabilization formula and assessment and creates the Hospital Stabilization Fund and provides for uses of the fund (EN INCREASE SD RV See Note)
 HB533KLECKLEYFUNDS/FUNDING - (Constitutional Amendment) Creates the Medical Assistance Trust Fund as a constitutional fund, creates accounts for each provider paying fees into the fund, and provides for uses of the fund (EN SD EX See Note)
 HB534ROBIDEAUXTAX/SALES & USE - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides an exclusion from state sales and use tax for bottled water
 HB535SCHRODERFUNDS/FUNDING - (Constitutional Amendment) Limits appropriations from the state general fund and creates the Working Cash Stabilization Fund (OR -$174,400,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB536K.JACKSONTAX/INCOME TAX - (Constitutional Amendment) Requires federal income taxes paid as a deductible item in computing state individual income tax and authorizes the deduction in computing state corporate income tax (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF RV)
 HB537K.JACKSONTAX/TOBACCO TAX - (Constitutional Amendment) Levies an additional tax on cigarettes and other tobacco products and authorizes the dedication of such monies (OR +$64,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB538SCHRODERPUBLIC BLDGS/GROUNDS-ST - Provides relative to security and the allocation and use of space within the state capitol complex
 HB539HARRISPUBLIC LANDS/SCHOOLS - Authorizes the Avoyelles Parish School Board to exchange certain sixteenth section lands
 HB540JONESTEACHERS - Provides relative to the eligibility of nationally certified school teachers, counselors, and psychologists for specific salary adjustments (EN INCREASE FF EX See Note)
 HB541SIMONSTUDENTS - Provides relative to a students access to an effective teacher
 HB542WHITNEYEDUCATION ACCOUNTABILITY - Provides relative to charter schools
 HB543PIERREINSURANCE/SURPLUS LINE - Provides relative to regulation of surplus lines insurance
 HB544PONTIMORTGAGES - Allows the commissioner of OFI to promulgate rules to allow for a licensing exemption for certain mortgage loan originators
 HB545CROMERINSURANCE/LIFE - Provides for an alternative long-term care benefit option for Medicaid applicants with life insurance policies who enter into certain viatical settlement contracts
 HB546MORENOPROPERTY/PUBLIC - Provides for the authority to transfer or lease certain state property in Orleans Parish to Children's Hospital, New Orleans
 HB547PRICEMOTOR VEHICLES - Makes changes relative to the regulation of used motor vehicles
 HB548WILLMOTTCOMMERCIAL REGULATIONS - Provides for the regulation and inspection of elevators and other mechanisms
 HB549LEGERRESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT - Establishes the MediFund for statewide advancement of biosciences, biomedical, and medical centers of excellence (REF INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB550THIERRYFUNDS/FUNDING - Creates the My Safe Louisiana Home Program within the Louisiana Housing Corporation and provides for funding of the program (EG -$1,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB551LEGERTAX CREDITS - Makes changes to both the Investor Tax Credit and the Import Export Cargo Credit of the Ports of Louisiana Tax Credit Program and provides a new termination date for the credit
 HB552SEABAUGHPUBLIC EMPLOYEES - Provides relative to authorized payroll withholdings for public employees
 HB553FRANKLINREAPPORTIONMENT/JUDGES - Provides for election sections in the City Court of Lake Charles
 HB554GAROFALODISTRICTS/FIRE PROTECT - Creates the Fort Pike Fire Protection District in Orleans Parish (EN +$17,000 LF RV See Note)
 HB555JAY MORRISTAX/SALES-USE, LOCAL - Requires Ouachita Parish to cease collecting a sales tax in a municipality if the municipality begins levying an equivalent tax (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF RV)
 HB556W.BISHOPPUBLIC CONTRACTS - Provides relative to contracts let by certain entities for capital projects in Orleans Parish
 HB557WILLMOTTCHILDREN/ABUSE - Requires training be made available for mandatory reporters
 HB558HOLLISSCHOOLS/CHOICE - Provides generally relative to the "Course Choice Program" (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF EX)
 HB559BROSSETTPUBLIC CONTRACTS - Extends the length of time relative to the utilization of design-build contracts
 HB560G.JACKSONBRIDGES/FERRIES - Provides relative to uncollected tolls on the Crescent City Connection (OR INCREASE SD EX See Note)
 HB561T.BURNSCORONERS - Provides relative to the coroner of St. Tammany Parish (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF EX)
 HB562JOHNSONHEALTH CARE/PROVIDERS - Provides a limited exception to certain licensing requirements for home- and community-based service providers
 HB563THIBAUTTAX CREDITS - Changes eligibility and provides for administrative changes for the Research and Development Tax Credit (EN NO IMPACT GF RV See Note)
 HB564JIM MORRISMINERALS - Provides relative to drilling units
 HB565P.WILLIAMSREVENUE DEPARTMENT - Authorizes the Department of Revenue to establish and use an electronic financial institution data match system for purposes of tax collection administration and enforcement
 HB566DIXONUNEMPLOYMENT COMP - Provides relative to reciprocal overpayment recovery arrangements with federal and state agencies (EN INCREASE SD RV See Note)
 HB567PONTIFINANCIAL PLANNING - Provides relative to debt relief services (EG SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 HB568G.JACKSONTAX/SALES & USE - Creates the Louisiana Sales and Use Tax Commission
 HB569TERRY BROWNPHYSICAL THERAPISTS - Eliminates restrictions on performance of physical therapy services without a prescription or referral
 HB570G.JACKSONTAX CREDITS - Provides a tax credit for qualified retail businesses that sell fresh food in areas designated as food deserts
 HB571ROBIDEAUXTAX/TAX REBATES - Changes eligibility requirements for Enterprise Zone benefits (EN INCREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB572W.BISHOPCHILDREN/SUPPORT - Provides relative to the Fatherhood First Initiative (RE +$49,900 FF EX See Note)
 HB573CONNICKPILOTS - Includes legal and consulting fees of Pilotage Fee Commission in pilotage fees and rates
 HB574ROBIDEAUXTAX/TOBACCO TAX - Increases the state excise tax on certain tobacco products (OR +$283,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB575MONTOUCETHOSPITALS - Provides for the definition of a rural hospital for purposes of the Rural Hospital Preservation Act (OR INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB576BROADWATERDISTRICTS/TAXING - Creates a special taxing district to provide a supplemental means of financing higher education (OR +$180,000,000 SD RV See Note)
 HB577BILLIOTENVIRONMENT/LITTERING - Provide for the transportation of solid waste.
 HB578N.LANDRYADOPTION - Provides for intercountry adoptions
 HB579ADAMSLIABILITY/CIVIL - Provides for a cause of action against parties responsible for an accident, disaster, or emergency
 HB580GREENEBUILDING CODES - Provides relative to the state uniform construction code
 HB581CONNICKSEIZURES/SALES - Provides relative to exemptions from seizure
 HB582SIMONEXCEP PERSON/DISABLED - Provides relative to parking spaces for certain disabled persons
 HB583COXEMPLOYMENT - Prohibits employers from terminating employment of a veteran for attending medical appointments necessary for veterans benefits
 HB584P.SMITHSCHOOLS - Provides relative to standards for virtual schools
 HB585THIERRYTAX - Establishes a Tax Court for adjudication of tax matters (OR +$7,000,000 GF EX See Note)
 HB586TALBOTTAX/INCOME TAX - Changes the rates and brackets of the state tax levied on the net income of individuals to a flat tax (OR -$347,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB587ROBIDEAUXTAX CREDITS - Requires the termination of certain tax credits (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 HB588ABRAMSONPRESCRIPTION - Provides relative to extending liberative prescriptive periods
 HB589ABRAMSONCIVIL/PROCEDURE - Provides a comprehensive revision of the Code of Civil Procedure
 HB590HUNTERAGRICULTURE - Provides an agricultural initiative for veterans
 HB591S.BISHOPENVIRONMENT/WASTE TIRES - Provides for the waste tire program in the Department of Environmental Quality
 HB592THIBAUTINSURANCE/HEALTH - Provides for the adequacy, accessibility, and quality of health care services offered by a health insurance issuer in its health benefit plan networks
 HB593POPEHUNTING/LICENSES - Authorizes a nonresident student in a Louisiana high school to purchase a nonresident basic hunting license for the cost of a resident hunting license (EN DECREASE SD RV See Note)
 HB594G.JACKSONCONTRACTORS - Allows the transfer of qualified parties from one licensed contractor to another
 HB595ABRAMSONPROPERTY/PUBLIC - Provides for the transfer or lease of state property in Orleans Parish and St. Martin Parish
 HB596CARTERSCHOOLS/BOARDS - Provides relative to powers and duties of local school boards and superintendents
 HB597SEABAUGHSCHOOLS/CHOICE - Provides for the Student Scholarships for Educational Excellence Program (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF EX)
 HB598BARROWEDUCATION ACCOUNTABILITY - Provides relative to performance-based scores and letter grades assigned to public schools and school districts
 HB599REYNOLDSTAX CREDITS - Provides relative to the tax credit for rehabilitation of historic commercial structures (OR DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB600MONTOUCETUTILITIES - Provides for the regulation of nonprofit water utility cooperatives wholly owned by water users
 HB601SCHRODERCAPITAL OUTLAY - Requires the Joint Legislative Committee on Capital Outlay to approve line of credit recommendations for non-state entity projects (OR NO IMPACT GF EX See Note)
 HB602ORTEGOVITAL STATS/BIRTH CERT - Requires La. birth certificate forms to be produced in bilingual (English and La. French) format (OR INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB603ABRAMSONDISTRICTS/NEIGHBORHOOD - Provides relative to the parcel fee imposed within the Hurstville Security and Neighborhood Improvement District
 HB604BROSSETTFUNDS/FUNDING-GRANTS - To provide for the distribution and allocation of unspent federal funds available for recovery from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita (OR SEE FISC NOTE FF EX)
 HB605W.BISHOPDISTRICTS/SPECIAL - Provides relative to the boundaries of the Gentilly Development District
 HB606CROMERWORKERS COMPENSATION - Provides with respect to Louisiana Workers' Compensation Law
 HB607MORENOCOURTS/JUVENILE - Provides for the elimination of two judgeships from the Orleans Parish Juvenile Court (RE DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB608LEOPOLDAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment against the Department of Natural Resources in the matter of "State of Louisiana ex rel Plaquemines Parish School Board v. Department of Natural Resources"
 HB609K.JACKSONTAX/INCOME TAX - Reduces the rates for individual income tax (OR -$39,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB610TALBOTTAX/SALES-USE, STATE - Provides relative to services subject to the state sales and use tax
 HB611EDWARDSAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of judgment in the matter of "Thomas J. Averette v. the Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Railway Company, now BNSF Railway Company, the State of Louisiana, through the Department of Transportation and Development and the parish of Acadia"
 HB612GREENESTUDENT/LOANS-SCHOLARSHP - Permits use of TOPS awards at eligible La. institutions by otherwise qualified students who graduated from out-of-state colleges or universities (RE INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB613T.BURNSSTUDENT/ASSESSMENT - Requires the State Bd. of Elementary and Secondary Education to develop and adopt rules and regulations providing for parental choice relative to state standardized testing for students with disabilities
 HB614HUVALINSURANCE/HEALTH - Provides for licensing and regulation of individuals and entities as health insurance navigators for a health benefit exchange (RR1 +$44,000 SG EX See Note)
 HB615HENRYSCHOOLS/CHARTER - Provides prohibitions for charter schools and charter school proposals relative to staffing positions
 HB616ROBIDEAUXTAX/SEVERANCE TAX - Provides relative severance tax exemptions
 HB617ORTEGOTAX RETURN - Creates an income tax checkoff for the Louisiana National Guard Honor Guard for Military Funerals (EN NO IMPACT GF RV See Note)
 HB618LEOPOLDSCHOOLS/EMPLOYEES - Provides relative to salary supplements for public school educational diagnosticians (EN INCREASE FF EX See Note)
 HB619LEOPOLDTRANSPORTATION - Provides for the dedication of a portion of truck and trailer fees and taxes collected in certain parishes
 HB620GEYMANNBUDGETARY CONTROLS - Requires spending due to constitutional or other mandates to be considered in a separate appropriation bill from spending that is not required to be funded if health care or higher education funding is reduced (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 HB621ABRAMSONCONSTITUTION/CONVENTION - Provides for calling a limited constitutional convention for fiscal purposes and preparations therefor (EG INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB622T.BURNSTAX/AD VALOREM TAX - Provides requirements for public hearings for purposes of certain millage increases (OR INCREASE LF EX See Note)
 HB623K.JACKSONTAX/TOBACCO TAX - Increases the state tax on certain tobacco products (OR +$64,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB624JEFFERSONSCHOOLS/EMPLOYEES - Provides relative to leave for new parents employed by school boards
 HB625GAINESTEACHERS - Provides relative to the process for discharging, demoting, or disciplining a permanent public school teacher (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF EX)
 HB626K.JACKSONTAX/CORP INCOME - Reduces the rate for corporate income tax and repeals corporate franchise taxes and federal deductions allowed on net state corporate income tax (OR -$79,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB627PIERRESEAFOOD - Changes the name of the Louisiana Seafood Promotion and Marketing Board and provides relative to membership on the board
 HB628BARRASLEGISLATION - Provides for technical corrections to various provisions of the La. Revised Statutes, the Children's Code, and the Code of Criminal Procedure
 HB629BROADWATERREVENUE DEPARTMENT - Establishes the office of debt recovery at the Dept. of Revenue for the collection of delinquent debts owed to certain governmental entities (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 HB630LEGERTAX CREDITS - Provides for the transferability of the income tax credit for the rehabilitation of historic commercial structures (EN DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB631W.BISHOPTAX - Removes the exclusion of the city of New Orleans and the parish of Orleans relative to the offset of individual income tax refunds (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF RV See Note)
 HB632IVEYTAX/INCOME TAX - Provides for a 5-year phase out of the state tax levied on the net income of individuals and includes special provisions relating to persons age 65 and older
 HB633LEBASANIMALS - Provides relative to preventing the spread of disease through the unlawful transportation of diseased animals, livestock, or adulterated meat
 HB634SEABAUGHTAX/CORP INCOME - Phases out corporation income and corporation franchise taxes over a 10-year period (OR -$76,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB635P.WILLIAMSSCHOOLS/BOARDS - Requires local public school boards to adopt policies relative to accommodations for employees to express breast milk
 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)
 HB637IVEYTAX/CORP INCOME - Phases out the state corporation income and franchise taxes over three years (OR -$103,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB638STOKESINSURANCE/HEALTH - Provides relative to the Louisiana Health Plan (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 HB639ROBIDEAUXTAX/INCOME TAX - Repeals the state tax levied on the taxable income of individuals
 HB640GREENETAX/CORP INCOME - Phases-out corporation income and corporation franchise taxes over a 10-year period (OR -$30,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB641THOMPSONSALES/TOBACCO DEALERS - Provides relative to tobacco enforcement (EN +$75,000 GF EX See Note)
 HB642N.LANDRYEDUCATION/SPECIAL - Establishes and provides for the Special Education Scholarship Program
 HB643MILLERSCHOOLS/FINANCE-MFP - Provides with respect to the payment of UAL and other retirement obligations from MFP to determine state-funded per pupil allocation for charter schools, course providers, and scholarship schools (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF EX)
 HB644WHITNEYTEACHERS/SALARY SCHEDULE - Provides relative to salaries for teachers and other school and school system employees (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF EX)
 HB645CROMERINSURANCE/HEALTH - Provides relative to an internal claims and appeals process and external review procedures for health insurance issuers (EN INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB646P.SMITHSTUDENT/DISCIPLINE - Provides relative to student discipline, including suspensions and expulsions, codes of conduct, and bullying (EG INCREASE LF EX See Note)
 HB647BARROWSCHOOLS/DISTRICTS - Provides conditions for the establishment of new school systems
 HB648PYLANTBESE - Requires the State Bd. of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE) to adopt rules requiring high school students to complete at least one course offered by a BESE-authorized online or virtual course provider as a prerequisite to graduation (OR INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB649IVEYELECTIONS - Provides relative to federal elections (OR +$1,000,000 GF EX See Note)
 HB650CARTERGOVERNMENT ORGANIZATION - Provides relative to the organization of the state Department of Education (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB651HODGESEMPLOYMENT - Provides for age and work-status verification in sexually oriented business employment to prevent human trafficking
 HB652ABRAMSONHEALTH CARE - Provides relative to health care financing
 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)
 HB654JIM MORRISTRANSPORTATION - Provides with respect to toll violations (RE DECREASE SD RV See Note)
 HB655BURRELLTAX CREDITS - Establishes criteria for participation in the enterprise zone program for the receipt of tax credits and rebate payments (OR INCREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB656ROBIDEAUXTAX/INCOME TAX - Repeals deductions, exemptions, and credits for individual income tax
 HB657ABRAMSONMUNICIPALITIES/NO - Requires New Orleans Dept. of Safety and Permits to make permits and other information available on the Internet (EN INCREASE LF EX See Note)
 HB658JAMESDISTRICTS/CRIME PREVENT - Creates the Sherwood Forest Crime Prevention and Neighborhood Improvement District in East Baton Rouge Parish
 HB659THOMPSONEDUCATION - Provides relative to reporting, instructional, and other requirements for school employees, school governing authorities, and schools (EG SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note)
 HB660K.JACKSONSCHOOLS - Provides for policies, procedures, and programs relative to school prayer, the pledge of allegiance, and instruction regarding the pilgrim fathers and the U.S. flag in certain school districts
 HB661W.BISHOPSCHOOLS/CHARTER - Creates and provides for Type 3B charter schools and provides for charter school funding (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note)
 HB662G.JACKSONSCHOOLS/CHARTER - Provides relative to notification provided by the State Bd. of Elementary and Secondary Education to charter applicants upon the denial of charter proposals
 HB663HARRISCIVIL SERVICE/FIRE & POL - Provides relative to certain employment lists established and maintained by the municipal fire and police civil service board and provides for the removal of employees during the working test period
 HB664T.LANDRYAGRICULTURE/SWEET POTATO - Provides relative to the sweet potato industry (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB665BARRASELECTIONS - Provides relative to absentee by mail and early voting
 HB666PEARSONBESE - Requires certain payments from minimum foundation program formula funds to the Teachers Retirement System of Louisiana (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF EX)
 HB667GAINESHOUSING/AUTHORITIES - Provides relative to the appointment and removal of commissioners of local housing authorities located in certain parishes
*HB668P.SMITHTAX CREDITS - Provides requirements for enterprise zone contracts
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