House Order of the Day
May 4, 2015
2:00 pm
House Chamber

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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

7. Introduction of Bills

8. Senate Bills on First Reading

9. Reports of Committees

13. Senate Bills on Second Reading to be Referred to Committee
 SB30KOSTELKACRIME/PUNISHMENT - Provides relative to the crime of illegal possession of stolen property. (gov sig)
 SB48DONAHUETOPS - Provides relative to the minimum ACT score for TOPS eligibility and TOPS award amounts. (gov sig) (EG SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 SB60KOSTELKAFRAUD - Provides relative to Medicaid fraud. (gov sig)
 SB88ADLEYCONSERVATION - Provides for drilling units and authorizes the permitting of cross-unit wells. (8/1/15)
 SB159HEITMEIERPUBLIC CONTRACTS - Authorizes design-build contracts for new ferries on the Mississippi River and bridges that replace tunnels. (gov sig) (EG SEE FISC NOTE SD EX)
 SB210RISERWILDLIFE/FISHERIES DEPT - Provides for the administration and uses of monies in the Hunters for the Hungry Account. (8/1/15)
 SB212WARDHUNTERS/HUNTING - Repeals provision allowing the carrying of certain firearms while hunting with a bow. (gov sig)
 SB220CHABERTSPECIAL DISTRICTS - Provides relative to the Bayou Lafourche Fresh Water District. (gov sig)
 SB222DONAHUEFISCAL CONTROLS - Provides for an incentive expenditure forecast to be established. (7/1/15) (EG SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 SB246J.R.SMITHPUBLIC BUILDINGS/GROUNDS - Authorizes the transfer of certain state property in Vernon Parish. (gov sig)

14. House and House Concurrent Resolutions Reported by Committee
 HCR8MONTOUCETTAX/SALES-USE, ST-EXEMPT - Suspends the exemption for business utilities as to the 0.97% state sales and use tax levy (EG +$103,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HCR14JACKSONTAX/SALES & USE - Suspends exemptions to the state sales and use tax (EG +$177,400,000 GF RV See Note)
 HCR15MONTOUCETTAX/SALES & USE - Suspends annual state sales tax holidays until 60 days after adjournment of the 2016 Regular Session of the Legislature (EG +$4,300,000 GF RV See Note)

16. House Bills on Second Reading Reported by Committee
 HB549THIBAUTTAX/SEVERANCE-EXEMPTION - Modifies exemptions, suspensions, and special rates from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2017 (OR +$657,000 GF RV See Note)

REGULAR ORDER OF THE DAY

1. House and Concurrent Resolutions Third Reading for Final Consideration

Not yet scheduled for floor debate
 HCR4SIMONHEALTH SERVICES - Expresses the intent of the legislature regarding the standard of care prescribed by law for the practice of telemedicine
 HCR2GAROFALOU.S. CONSTITUTION - Applies to congress under U.S. Const. Art. V to call a convention of the states to propose U.S. constitutional amendments to impose fiscal restraints on the federal government, limit federal government power, and provide for term limits for federal officials and members of congress
 HCR5ST.GERMAINNATURAL RESOURCES DEPT - Approves the 2015-2016 Atchafalaya Basin Annual Plan
 HCR35HUNTERU.S. - Requests that the U.S. Postal Service consider assigning a new zip code to the town of Richwood in Ouachita Parish
 HCR7HUNTERTAX/SALES & USE - Suspends the income tax deduction for net operating loss
 HCR66HODGESTRANSPORTATION - To continue the Comite River Diversion Canal Task Force to study and make recommendations on the actions necessary to complete the Comite River Diversion Canal Project
 HCR39HOLLISELECTIONS/RECALL - Requests the House and Governmental Affairs and Senate and Governmental Affairs committees to meet and function as a joint committee to study the advisability of reducing the number of signatures required to have a recall election
 HCR44FOILSTATE AGENCIES - Requests all state agencies in the executive branch of state government to provide for a crisis leave pool and requests the Department of State Civil Service to report progress to the legislature

2. Senate Concurrent Resolutions Third Reading Final Consideration

Not yet scheduled for floor debate
 SCR59BUFFINGTONHUMAN DEVELOPMENT - Recognizes and supports opportunities for civil discourse and discussion of the Nine Simple Rules.

3. House Concurrent Resolutions Returned from the Senate with Amendments

Not yet scheduled for concurrence
 HCR72JAMESHIGHER EDUCATION - Recognizes Wednesday, April 22nd as Southern University Day at the state capitol

5. House Bills on Third Reading and Final Passage

Scheduled for floor debate on 5/4/2015
 HB201MONTOUCETTOURISM/COMMISSION - Provides relative to the board of directors of the Acadia Parish Convention and Visitors Commission
 HB215LEBASINSURANCE COMMISSIONER - Specifies the contents of a notice of wrongful conduct, including showing cause as to why regulatory action should not be taken by the insurance commissioner
 HB216SEABAUGHTAX/HOTEL OCCUPANCY - Provides relative to the hotel occupancy tax that the Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau is authorized to levy (EG INCREASE LF RV See Note)
 HB219TERRY BROWNPROPERTY/PUBLIC - Authorizes the transfer of certain state property located in Union Parish
 HB231THIERRYCOURTS/COURT COSTS - Authorizes an increase in fees charged by court reporters in the 27th Judicial District Court (EG +$11,520 LF EX See Note)
 HB239PUGHCOURTS/JUSTICE OF PEACE - Authorizes each elected constable of a justice of the peace court in Tangipahoa Parish to appoint a deputy constable (EG SEE FISC NOTE LF EX)
 HB241BARRASPUBLIC PRINTING - Provides relative to the distribution and sale of certain public documents (EG DECREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB242T.BURNSELECTION CODE - Makes revisions to the La. Election Code (EG NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB243CHANEYAGRICULTURE - Modifies certain powers of the Louisiana Agricultural Finance Authority
 HB247HUVALPHYSICAL THERAPISTS - Provides relative to the disciplinary proceedings of the Louisiana Physical Therapy Board
 HB256POPESCHOOLS/BOARDS - Provides relative to certain interlocal risk management agencies
 HB258THIERRYCOURTS/COURT COSTS - Authorizes the collection of bench warrant fees in the 27th Judicial District Court (EG +$134,400 LF RV See Note)
 HB267DANAHAYPOLICE/LOCAL - Provides relative to the work schedule of certain employees of the Sulphur Police Department
 HB269ANDERSAGRICULTURE - Authorizes the Department of Agriculture and Forestry to issue certifications and registrations
 HB275GUINNPESTICIDES/HERBICIDES - Provides with respect to the use of pest control products in certain school classrooms
 HB285MONTOUCETPEST CONTROL OPERATORS - Provides relative to fees established for certain structural pest control business owners (EG INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB291ANDERSHORTICULTURE - Increases fees and civil penalties relative to the regulation of Horticulture (EG INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB299CHANEYCOURTS - Provides with respect to surplus monies in the witness fee fund of the 6th Judicial District Court
 HB304HALLDRUGS/PRESCRIPTION - Provides relative to sharing of prescription monitoring program information with equivalent programs of other states
 HB305HARRISONCOURTS/COURT COSTS - Provides for an increase in fees that the office of marshal of Houma may charge in civil matters (EG +$218,000 LF RV See Note)
 HB350N.LANDRYJUDGES/JUSTICE OF PEACE - Provides relative to qualifications for justices of the peace and constables
 HB379HOLLISDRUGS/TESTING - Provides relative to drug testing standards
 HB384JACKSONSTUDENT/TUITION - Authorizes the Board of Supervisors to impose additional fees for enrollment in the dental hygiene program, University of Louisiana at Monroe (EG +$83,100 SG RV See Note)
 HB385N.LANDRYCHILDREN/ABUSE - Provides with respect to mandatory reporters
 HB462COXSTUDENTS - Provides relative to eligibility requirements for receipt of certain TOPS awards and a career diploma (EG NO IMPACT GF EX See Note)
 HB463BERTHELOTMUNICIPALITIES - Provides relative to the first regular meeting of the board of aldermen in a Lawrason Act municipality
 HB470MIGUEZCOURTS/COURT COSTS - Provides for an increase in court costs for the Sixteenth Judicial District Court's Judicial Expense Fund (EG +$387,500 LF RV See Note)
 HB476LOPINTOCOURTS - Provides relative to reentry courts
 HB591BROADWATERELECTIONS - Provides relative to election dates, qualifying, and withdrawal by candidates (EG NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB728GAROFALOCOURTS/JUSTICE OF PEACE - Provides relative to justice of the peace courts
 HB769BURRELLDISTRICTS/REDEVELOPMENT - Creates the Shreveport Implementation and Redevelopment Authority (EG INCREASE LF RV See Note)

Not yet scheduled for floor debate
 HB248LAMBERTMOTOR VEHICLES - Authorizes the use of "golf carts" on certain roads (OR INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB250LEGERFUNDS/FUNDING - Authorizes additional deposits into the Workforce Training Rapid Response Fund and requires a private match for the use of the additional deposits (EG INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB298BURRELLAMUSEMENTS/FIREWORKS - Provides for the time period regarding the sale of fireworks (EG NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB363BARRASLEVEES/BDS & DISTRICTS - Creates the West End Levee and Drainage District in Iberia Parish
 HB386LEGERFUNDS/FUNDING - Dedicates interest earnings of the Deepwater Horizon Economic Damages Collection Fund to higher education (EG INCREASE SD RV See Note)
 HB533PRICEMOTOR VEHICLES - Provides relative to the regulation of used motor vehicles
 HB786LEGERPUBLIC SERVICE COMN - Increases and provides for inspection and supervision fees (OR +$700,000 SD RV See Note)
 HB35HOLLISMTR VEHICLE/LICEN PLATES - Creates the "Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal" specialty license plate
 HB142A.WILLIAMSCIVIL/PROCEDURE - Authorizes the use of certain summary proceedings in small claims court
 HB162LORUSSOMILITARY AFFAIRS/NATL GD - Provides with respect to the contracting authority of the adjutant general
 HB170HOLLISMOTOR VEHICLES - Changes the amount of the surety bond requirement for driving schools
 HB178DOVELEVEES/BDS & DISTRICTS - To provide for the transfer of certain property from the Atchafalaya Basin Levee District to the Terrebonne Levee and Conservation District in Terrebonne Parish
 HB204FOILCHILDREN/CARE - Provides relative to adult children with disabilities
 HB212JAY MORRISCAPITAL OUTLAY - Requires the Joint Legislative Committee on Capital Outlay to approve line of credit recommendations for state and nonstate entity projects (EG NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB218BROADWATERTAX/CORP INCOME - Provides with respect to the net operating loss deduction for purposes of the corporate income tax (EG +$29,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB228REYNOLDSMINERALS/RIGHTS-ROYALTY - Dedicates a certain amount of mineral revenues from oil and gas production in and around Lake Bistineau to weevil production for control of giant salvinia in the lake (OR -$95,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB273BURRELLCIVIL/LAW - Provides for the repeal of civil code articles relative to respite
 HB276HARRISTAX CREDITS - Limits the amount of motion picture investor tax credit applications certified by the office each year (EG SEE FISC NOTE GF RV)
 HB313JIM MORRISINSURANCE/LIFE - Provides an exception under certain circumstances to the exemption from seizure of life insurance proceeds
 HB327DOVELEVEES/BDS & DISTRICTS - Provides for the membership of the North Lafourche Conservation, Levee and Drainage District
 HB335H.BURNSMALPRACTICE/MEDICAL - Adds licensed dietitians/licensed nutritionists under the medical malpractice act
 HB355PUGHTAX/SALES-USE, STATE - Provide for the collection of sales and use taxes due on sales made in Louisiana by a remote dealer (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF RV)
 HB383JACKSONTAX/CORP INCOME - Removes the carryback provisions for the net operating loss deduction for purposes of the corporate income tax (EG +$29,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB402STOKESTAX/INCOME TAX - Adds requirements for eligibility for the income tax credit for taxes paid in other states (EG +$34,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB426HUNTERTAX/CORP INCOME - Provides with respect to the net operating loss deduction for purposes of the corporate income tax (EG +$3,200,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB439N.LANDRYTRUSTS - Provides for revisions to the Trust Code
 HB456THIERRYTELECOMMUNICATIONS - Requires commercial mobile service providers and telecommunications carriers to disclose call location information to law enforcement agencies during emergency situations (EG SEE FISC NOTE SD EX See Note)
 HB466BARRASTAX CREDITS - Provides for the eligibility of businesses to participate in the Enterprise Zone Program (EG +$1,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB478MIGUEZMTR VEHICLE/REPAIRS - Provides relative to warranty repairs
 HB506JAMESTAX/CORP INCOME - Requires pro forma income tax returns relative to the potential for the use of a combined unitary reporting system as a method of income apportionment
 HB510JAMESTAX CREDITS - Accelerates the sunset of the solar energy systems tax credit (OR INCREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB514SCHEXNAYDERCIVIL/PROCESS - Provides for notice to certain state departments and agencies of suits involving violation of certain permits
 HB529MILLERLEVEES/BDS & DISTRICTS - Provides relative to the Lafourche Basin Levee District
 HB531STOKESTAX/CORP INCOME - Requires that certain deductible items be added-back on certain corporate income tax returns (EG INCREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB536P.WILLIAMSTAX/SALES-USE, STATE - Provides for the definition of a dealer for purposes of collection of sales and use taxes due on sales made in Louisiana by a remote dealer (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 HB555FANNINTAX/SALES-USE, STATE - Provides relative to the collection of state sales and use taxes due on sales made in Louisiana by a remote dealer (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 HB628JACKSONTAX/CORP INCOME - Requires that certain deductible items be added-back on certain corporate income tax returns
 HB656HARRISONTRANSPORTATION - Provides relative to the composition of state planning and development districts
 HB696ABRAMSONCIVIL/MOTIONS - Provides relative to civil procedure
 HB704THIERRYTAX CREDITS - Establishes an annual cap on the amount of motion picture investor tax credits that can be certified annually (EG SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 HB709HARRISONLEVEES/BDS & DISTRICTS - Provides relative to per diem for members and board of commissioners of levee districts and levee and drainage districts (EG +$126,500 LF EX See Note)
 HB719JACKSONTAX CREDITS - Limits eligibility for incentives available through the enterprise zone program and establishes a dedication of savings associated therewith for deposit into the Go Grants Fund (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF RV)
 HB767ST.GERMAINTRANSPORTATION - Creates the Louisiana State Transportation Infrastructure Bank (RE SEE FISC NOTE SD RV See Note)
 HB775STOKESTAX/CORP INCOME - Provides for methods of determining income subject to the corporation income tax (EG INCREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB779PONTITAX CREDITS - Provides with respect to the solar energy systems tax credit (EG INCREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB817BROADWATERTAX CREDITS - Provides relative to solar energy systems tax credit (EG INCREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB829ROBIDEAUXTAX CREDITS - Provides relative to the motion picture investor tax credit (EG SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 HB833HENRYMOTOR VEHICLES - Provides with respect to the distribution and sale of vehicles
 HB834BROADWATERFIRE PROTECT/FIRE MARSHAL - Authorizes the state fire marshal to conduct inspections and plan reviews relative to fuel tanks, fuel tank installations, and fuel dispensing facilities (EG SEE FISC NOTE SG EX)
 HB33BERTHELOTENVIRONMENT/LITTERING - Provides with respect to fines for the offense of littering (EG INCREASE RV See Note) (OR +$159,700 FC GF RV)
 HB76A.WILLIAMSREAPPORTIONMENT/JUDGES - Provides for the election sections for the City Court of Baton Rouge and for the number of judges elected from such sections
 HB85MILLERCOLLEGES/COMMUNITY - Provides relative to the name of the technical college in St. John the Baptist Parish
 HB103ADAMSCRIMINAL/PROCEDURE - Authorizes the attorney general and certain employees of that office to use electronic surveillance equipment
 HB122PONTIREAPPORTIONMENT/JUDGES - Provides relative to the election of judges for the City Court of Baton Rouge
 HB129JEFFERSONSTUDENT/TUITION - Provides relative to nonresident tuition and fees for certain public institutions of higher education (OR SEE FISC NOTE SG RV)
 HB160HUVALINSURERS/AGENTS - Provides relative to insurance producers
 HB161T.LANDRYPAROLE - Provides with respect to technical parole violations
 HB257SEABAUGHINSURANCE/HEALTH - Provides relative to healthcare provider credentialing
 HB261HODGESCHILDREN/FOSTER CARE - Enacts the Quality Parenting for Children in Foster Care Act (OR +$3,080 GF EX See Note)
 HB270ARMESMEDICAID - Provides relative to filing of Medicaid claims (EG NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB286PEARSONAUDITS/AUDITING - Requires an internal auditing function in state departments (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF EX)
 HB296T.BURNSETHICS - Provides relative to records related to enforcement of provisions under the jurisdiction of the Board of Ethics
 HB303GISCLAIRFISHING/FINFISH - Provides relative to the method of determination of a stock assessment for black drum, sheepshead, and flounder
 HB326W.BISHOPSTUDENTS - Authorizes surveys of public school students in Orleans Parish regarding risk behaviors
 HB332BILLIOTFISHING/CRABS - Expands eligibility for a commercial crab trap gear license to holders of a seafood dealer's license who can document appropriate crab landings
 HB339DOVEPUBLIC CONTRACTS - Provides for the functions and responsibilities of the Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority relative to certain projects
 HB341GAROFALOFISHING/OYSTERS - Provides for additional penalties for unauthorized taking of oysters from leased acreage
 HB345HOFFMANNTEACHERS/EVALUATION - Provides relative to the teacher evaluation advisory subcommittee
 HB346HOFFMANNDENTISTRY/DENTISTS - Provides relative to advertising by dentists (EG INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB352LEGERCOASTAL RESOURCES - Relative to approval for land acquisition for integrated coastal protection projects by "acquiring authorities"
 HB359W.BISHOPSEX EDUCATION - Requires public school governing authorities in Orleans Parish to offer sex education instruction to students in certain grades (EG +$500,000 LF EX See Note)
 HB378HOFFMANNDENTISTRY - Delays the effective date of certain provisions of Act No. 866 of the 2014 Regular Session
 HB451SCHEXNAYDERBOARDS/COMMISSIONS - Provides relative to boards, commissions, authorities, districts, and like entities (OR SEE FISC NOTE LF EX)
 HB475LOPINTOGAMBLING - Provides with respect to fantasy or simulation games
 HB511SEABAUGHINSURANCE COMMISSIONER - Provides for appointment of counsel in matters related to rehabilitation, liquidation, or conservation of insurers, and for the distribution of receivership assets by the commissioner of insurance
 HB579GAROFALOFISHING/OYSTERS - Increases lease rental rates for oysters leases (OR INCREASE SD RV See Note)
 HB598FOILEXCEPTIONAL PERSONS - Provides for implementation of the ABLE Account savings program for persons with disabilities (OR DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB601HOLLISPUBLIC SERVICE COMN - Provides age, residence, and domicile requirements for members of the Public Service Commission
 HB608JACKSONBONDS - Authorizes certain school districts to increase, with voter approval, their level of indebtedness (EG INCREASE LF RV See Note)
 HB625SIMONCHILDRENS CODE - Revises provisions of law relative to child in need of care proceedings, guardianship, and foster care
 HB640M.JOHNSONELECTION OFFENSES - Provides relative to election offenses
 HB668HILLFISHING/SHRIMP - Repeals the prohibition on enforcement of the federal TEDS in shrimp nets requirement
 HB694ABRAMSONPUBLIC PROPERTY - Provides relative to the sale of certain immovable property by and to the Orleans Parish School Board
 HB695ABRAMSONSCHOOLS/TRANSPORTATION - Provides relative to the loading and unloading of students on to and off of school buses
 HB722BILLIOTFAMILY VIOLENCE - Provides relative to domestic abuse assistance

NOTICE GIVEN SUBJECT TO CALL

5. House Bills on Third Reading and Final Passage

Scheduled for floor debate on 5/5/2015
 HB185LORUSSOINSURANCE COMMISSIONER - Authorizes the commissioner of insurance to maintain and to share confidential information with other state, federal, and international entities

RETURNED TO THE CALENDAR

Morning Hour

12. House Bills on Second Reading to be Referred to Committee
 HB797ARNOLDREVENUE SECRETARY - Provides relative to the collection of taxes, penalties, or interest
 HB820JONESTAX/TAX REBATES - Limits the amount of rebates allowed each year for donations to school tuition organizations

Regular Order

5. House Bills on Third Reading and Final Passage
 HB45PEARSONRETIREMENT/STATE SYSTEMS - Provides relative to implementation of new age sixty-two retirement eligibility for new hires in state systems (EG INCREASE APV)
 HB66CARMODYSTUDENT/TUITION - Provides for setting tuition and fees at public postsecondary education institutions (EG INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB69JAMESCOURTS/CITY - Provides for the collection of additional court costs in Baton Rouge City Court to fund technology enhancements (EG +$484,000 LF RV See Note)
 HB152BROADWATERSTUDENT/TUITION - Provides relative to mandatory fees charged to students at public postsecondary education institutions (EG INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB165ANDERSFEES/LICENSES/PERMITS - Provides relative to fees collected by the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners (EG +$1,042,400 SG RV See Note)
 HB168CARTERSTUDENT/TUITION - Provides relative to tuition and fees for postbaccalaureate programs at public colleges and universities (EG INCREASE SG RV See Note)
 HB315PONTIFINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS - Provides relative to licensing fees for check-cashers (EG +$138,200 SG RV See Note)
 HB316PONTIFINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS - Provides relative to licensing fees for money transmitters (EG +$58,900 SG RV See Note)
 HB317PONTIFINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS - Provides relative to licensing fees for lenders licensed to make consumer loans (EG +$102,200 SG RV See Note)
 HB318PONTIFINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS - Provides relative to licensing fees for pawnbrokers (EG +$27,150 SG RV See Note)
 HB353PONTIBUILDING CODES - Provides for the review of state uniform construction code enforcement
 HB354PONTIFINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS - Provides relative to licensing fees for mortgage lenders, mortgage brokers, mortgage servicers, and mortgage originators (EG +$635,000 SG RV See Note)
 HB711S.BISHOPCOSMETOLOGY - Provides relative to the Louisiana Cosmetology Act (EG +$432,205 SG RV See Note)
 HB720ADAMSCOLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES - Authorizes the Board of Supervisors of the Community and Technical College System to enter into contracts with private nonprofit corporations for certain services
 HB766ADAMSCOLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES - Provides relative to the operations of public colleges and universities and exemptions from specified regulations
 HB773LEGERECONOMIC DEVELOP/DEPT - Provides relative to fees assessed by the Department of Economic Development (EG +$1,900,000 SG RV See Note)