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Bill FocusBill #Lead OrganizationBill SponsorSummaryCurrent Status
BudgetHB 273Rep Beau Beaullieu (R)Requires the legislature to establish a procedure to determine the annual state expenditure limit and caps the growth of the limit at five percent.Pending House Appropriations
CannabisHB 434Rep Richard Nelson (R)Levies taxes on sales of cannabis and provides for the use of the avails of the taxes including funding law enforcement Pending House Ways and Means
CannabisHB 514Rep Tanner Magee (R)levies a state sales and use tax on raw or crude marijuana recommended for therapeutic use.Pending House Ways and Means
CannabisHB 524Rep Richard Nelson (Ballot Proposition to Legalize Marijuana Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
CannabisHB 568Rep Edmond Jordan (D)Authorizes the levy of an excise tax on the wholesale sale of cannabis by a cannabis production facility to a cannabis-infused product manufacturing facility or a cannabis retailePending House Ways and Means
CannabisHB 637 Rep Candace Newell (D)Provides relative to the regulation of cannabisPending House Agriculture, Forestry, Aquaculture, and Rural Development
CannabisHB 243Rep Candace N. Newell (D)decriminalization of marijuana possession and distributionPending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Children/FamiliesHB 282Rep Aimee Adatto Freeman (D)adds a person's sexual orientation and gender identity to the La. Equal Housing Opportunity Act as factors not to be considered in the competition for available housing.Pending House Commerce
Children/FamiliesHB 382Rep Candace N. Newell (D)Provides relative to race and national origin discrimination in education, employment, public accommodations, and housing opportunitiesPending House Civil Law and Procedure
Children/FamiliesHB 322Rep Aimee Adatto Freeman (D)Provides for the sharing of limited student information for the purpose of administering certain federal food assistance programsPending House Education
Children/FamiliesHB 54Louisiana Partnership for Children and Families Rep Rick Edmonds (R)Creates the crime of adoption deceptionPending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Children/FamiliesHB 542Rep Beryl Amedee (R)Fairness in Women's Sports Act relative to a school's ability to offer opportunities to each student to participate in team sporting events on an equal basisPending House Education
Children/FamiliesHB 575Rep Gabe Firment (R)Prohibits the prescribing and dispensing of drugs to a minor which may alter his puberty.Pending House Health and Welfare
Children/FamiliesHB 7Rep Aimee Adatto Freeman (D)Provides for a sales and use tax exemption for feminine hygiene products and diapersPending House Ways and Means
Children/FamiliesHB 241Rep Mandie Landry (D)adds a $20 fee for filing a warrant of possession, all of the filing fees from eviction proceedings shall be distributed only to organizations which provide pro-bono, legal defense services in eviction proceedings, and such distribution shall be based on the workload provided by the organization rendering pro-bono legal services.Pending House Judiciary
Children/FamiliesHB 52Rep Debbie Villio (R)no special juvenile procedures for aggravated battery via firearms Pending House Administration of CJ
Children/FamiliesHB 476 Rep Rodney Schamerhorn (R)Allows parishes and municipalities to utilize public-private partnership projects for purposes of broadband and high-speed data infrastructure expansion.Pending House Commerce
Community HealthHB 103Rep Danny McCormick (R)creates liability for COVID-19 vaccination administration
Community HealthHB 190Rep Matthew Willard (D)Requires health insurance coverage for maternity services provided by certified nurse midwives, certified professional midwives, and doulas and further requires that Medicaid rates paid for health services delivered by midwives be at least equal to the Medicare rates for those services.Pending House Insurance
Community HealthHB 193Rep Denise Marcelle (D)Creates the office on women's health within the La. Department of HealthPending House Health and Welfare
Criminal JusticeHB 55Rep Aimee Adatto Freeman (D)provides relative to protective orders Pending House Civil Law & Procedures
Criminal JusticeHB 196Rep Edmond Jordan (D)(Constitutional Amendment) Prohibits slavery and involuntary servitudePending House Civil Law and Procedure
Criminal JusticeHB 32Rep Larry Selders (D)Increases total credits earned by offenders upon bachelor's/master's degreespending House Admininistration of CJ
Criminal JusticeHB 46Rep Edward Ted James (D)provides relative to certain pretrial procedures pendign hosue administration of CJ
Criminal JusticeHB 56Rep Larry Bagley (R)provides relative to identifying sex offenders via driver's license & identification cards Pending House Transportation, Highways, and Public Works
Criminal JusticeHB 67Rep Mandie Landry (D)Repeals certain prostitution-related offensesPending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 68Rep Mandie Landry (D)provides relative to restricting solitary confinement Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 77Rep Joseph Marino (I)in felony cases, provides relative to suspension/deferral of sentence/probationPending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 83Rep Bryan Fontenot (R)provides relative to the posting of bail Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 84Rep C. Denise Marcelle (D) provides relative to qualifivations of jurors
Criminal JusticeHB 92Rep Joseph Marino (I)increases amount paid by wronglyfully convicted person
Criminal JusticeHB 106Rep Barbara Carpenter (D)provides that the defendant is also informed that he may be subject to additional consequences as a result of his plea of guilty or nolo contendere.
Criminal JusticeHB 108Rep Ed Larvadain, III (D)Proposed law retains present law but requires the court to do one of three things upon the filing of an application to proceed in forma pauperis: (1) grant the application, (2) deny the application and provide written reasons for the denial, or (3) set the matter for a contradictory hearing.Pending House Civil Law and Procedure
Criminal JusticeHB 123Rep Marcus Bryant (D)Provides petitioners with additional procedures for post-conviction relief.Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 129Rep Tony Bacala (R)Peace Officer Standards and Training UpdatesPending House Judiciary
Criminal JusticeHB 145Rep Marcus Bryant (D)Allows for parole eligibility of persons convicted of specific crimes under certain circumstances.Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 158Rep Frederick Jones (D)Amends certain elements of second degree murder; provides for a minimum and maximum sentence for those convicted of second degree murder;Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 166Rep Bryan Fontenot (R)immunity from prosecution, charges, or penalties for possession of a controlled dangerous substance for persons experiencing drug-related overdoses does not apply when first responders or law enforcement officers respond to the same residence two or more timesPending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 216 Rep Royce Duplessis (D)Proposed law eliminates all fees, costs, and taxes in juvenile delinquency casesPending House Judiciary
Criminal JusticeHB 232Rep Joseph Marino (I)provides relative to discharge and dismissals of misdemeanor prosecutions Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 238Rep Pat Moore (D)Creates the crimes of felony and misdemeanor intentional exposure to a sexually transmitted diseasePending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 248Operation Restoration, Right on CrimeRep Edward Ted James (D)provides that when the court places the defendant on unsupervised probation, it shall order as a condition of probation a monthly fee of not more than one dollar to be payable to the Dept. of Public Safety and Corrections or other such probation office, agency, or officer as designated by the court.Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 254 Rep Richard Nelson (R)reduces parole eligibility for juvenile offendersPending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 271Rep C. Denise Marcelle (D) Creates the Transitional Residential Pilot Program for female offendersPending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 288Rep Tanner Magee (R)Relative to the financial obligations of criminal defendants, provides relative to the effective date of Act No. 260 of the 2017 R.S., and specifies the effectiveness of overlapping provisions subsequently amended by Act No. 668 of the 2018 R.S. and Act No. 253 of the 2019 R.S.Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 308Power CoalitionRep Marcus Bryant (D)Provides relative to criminal procedurePending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 325Rep Ed Larvadain III (D)Requires the development of guidelines and training for law enforcement agencies on identifying and ensuring the safety of minor or dependent children upon the arrest of the child's parent or guardian.Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 326Rep Tammy Phelps (D)Removes the requirement that the handgun be possessed on the offender's person in order for the crime of illegal possession of a handgun by a juvenile to apply, creates the crime of possession of a firearm or carrying of a concealed weapon by a juvenile on probation or parole, and provides elements and criminal penalties for the offense.Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 346 Rep Randal Gaines (D)Provides relative to post-conviction relief or parole when a verdict is rendered by a non-unanimous juryPending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 353Rep Mandie Landry (D)Provides relative to stronger background checks for gun purchasesPending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 402Rep Fred Jones (D)Removes the requirement imposing certain sentencing terms, provides relative to the court's authority regarding sentencing, and allows persons convicted of felonies to be able to qualify for or to take elected public office.Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 419Rep Patrick Jefferson (D)Provides relative to the credit received for time served while on parole when parole is revoked, and provides for the concurrent serving of the sentence imposed for the parole violation and the sentence imposed for a new offense.Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 344Power CoalitionRep Marcus Bryant (D)Provides relative to a defendant's ability to pay fines, fees, and costs associated with traffic violations, warrants of arrest, and summons issued in lieu of arrest.Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 490Rep Royce Duplessis (D)Provides relative to parole eligibility for certain personsPending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 560Rep Julie Emerson (R)Provides for situations where peace officers may issue written summons instead of making custodial arrests.Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 604Rep Ted James (D)Provides for a comprehensive revision of expungement laws, including petition- based and government-initiated criminal record-clearing.Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 609Rep Edmond Jordan (D)Prohibits qualified immunity from officers as a defense in certain casesPending House Civil Law and Procedure
Criminal JusticeHB 611Rep Edmond Jordan (D)Prohibits the use of facial recognition data in law enforcement investigations and evidentiary proceedings and provides exceptions to the prohibition.Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 652Rep Cedric Glover (D)Reduces the criminal penalties for a first conviction of marijuana when the offender possesses 14 grams or less.Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 586Rep Tanner Magee (R)Creates the Office of the State Public Defender and Justice Investment and provides for the relocation of certain court-related service providers and related fundingPending House Administration of Criminal Justice
Criminal JusticeHB 39Rep Tanner Magee (R)provides relatve to the recusal of judges Pending House Judiciary
Criminal JusticeHB 33Rep Joe Stagni (R)provides relative to time limitations for certain offenses against juveniles Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
DemocracyHB 247Rep Kathy Edmonston (R)Prohibits naming public facilities after personsPending House and Governmental Affairs
DemocracyHB 14Rep Lance Harris (R)provides for civil liability for the owner, operator, or provider of an interactive computer service who restricts a user's account or content based on race, gender, political ideology, or religious beliefs.Pending House Civil Law and Procedure
DemocracyHB 602Rep Beryl Amedee (R)Provides relative to social media websitesPending House Commerce
EducationHB 42Rep Paula Davis (R)provides relative to financial aid Pending House Education
EducationHB 85Rep Scott McKnight (R)creates literacy programs for certain public school students
EducationHB 95Rep Valarie Hodges (R)create policy discussion programs at public postsecondary education institutions
EducationHB 136Rep Barbara Carpenter (D)Provides that a student in grades pre-K through eight may be suspended only for acting in a way that is intended to cause significant bodily harm or emotional distress to another person. (Integrates Trauma informed care)Pending House Education
EducationHB 211Rep Mark Wright (R)provides relative to public schools choice Pending House Education
EducationHB 304Rep Rodney Lyons (D)rovides for coordinating data in order to evaluate the early childhood care and education network, prioritizing the provision of related services and funds, and creating a program to provide instructional materials for home usePending House Education
EducationHB 324Rep Stephanie HilfertyProhibits corporal punishment in public elementary and secondary schoolsPending House Education
EducationHB 352Rep Valarie Hodges (D)Provides relative to required instruction in American history and civics in public schoolsPending House Education
EducationHB 394Rep Neil Riser (R)Provides for mandatory reporting of sexual misconduct at postsecondary education institutions and requires such institutions to post reports relative to campus security policies and campus crime statistics on their websitesPending House Education
EducationHB 411Rep Jason Hughes (D)provides a comprehensive revision of present law, applicable to all public schools, including charter schools.Pending House Education
EducationHB 324FFLICRep Stephanie Hilferty (R)Prohibits corporal punishment in public elementary and secondary schoolsPending House Education
EducationHB 564Rep Ray Garofolo (R)Provides relative to training at K-12 schools and postsecondary education institutions with respect to certain concepts related to race and sex.Pending House Education
ElectionsHB 20Rep Blake Miguez (R)Prohibits the use of private funds to pay election-related expensesPending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 138Rep Les Farnum (R)Creates a supplemental annual canvass of registered votersPending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 139Rep Foy Gadberry (R)Requires annual training of members of a parish board of election supervisors.Pending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 141Rep Joe Stagni (R)Requires persons conducting exit polls within six hundred feet of a polling place to register with the secretary of statePending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 214Rep Mack Cormier (D)Provides relative to required orientation and training of new registrars of votersPending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 285Power CoalitionRep Ted James (D)Provides relative to the amount a time a person may remain in a voting machinePending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 286Power CoalitionRep Frederick Jones (D)Extends the period for early voting prior to election dayPending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 309Rep Wilford Carter Sr. (D)Calls a special election on October 9, 2021, for submitting proposed constitutional amendments to the state's electorsPending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 329Rep Lance Harris (D)Proposed law increases the maximum age of a child who may be present to 15 years old.Pending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 330Rep Lance Harris (D)Increases the number of commissioners for the presidential preference primary election.Pending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 388Rep Lance Harris (D)Provides a longer period of time for a parish to prepare and verify absentee by mail and early voting ballots before election dayPending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 557Rep Thomas Pressly (R)Abstract: Changes the dates of congressional elections and provides relative to the certification of candidates elected at such elections under certain circumstances.Pending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 581Rep Mike Johnson (R)Makes revisions to the Louisiana Election CodePending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 599Rep Valarie Hodges (R)Provides relative to elections.Pending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 653Rep Barry Ivey (R)Provides for voting and voting processes and procedures, including provisions relative to the standards, requirement, and acquisition of voting machines and systemsPending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 378Rep Sam Jenkins (D)Provides procedures, reports, and definitions relative to registration and voting by a person with a felony conviction.Pending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 86Rep Beau Beaullieu (R)Increases the number of members of a parish executive committee of a recognized political party in Lafayette Parish.Pending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 167Rep Mike Johnson (R)Provides for removal of deceased persons from voter registration rollsPending House and Governmental Affairs
ElectionsHB 149Rep Larry Frieman (R)specifies that either house of the legislature may terminate the entire state of emergency or any section or subsection of an emergency declaration by petition signed by a majority of the surviving members of that house. Relative to public health emergencies, provides for either house to terminate the emergency by petition after consulting with a public health specialist.Pending House and Governmental Affairs
EmploymentHB 480Rep Matt Willard (D)Provides relative to employment discrimination and creates the Fair Chance Hiring ActPending House Labor and Industrial Relations
EmploymentHB 151Rep Neil Riser (R)Provides for an increase in the administrative penalties assessed for the misclassification of employees
EmploymentHB 180Rep Johnathan GoudeauProvides relative to unemployment compensation benefits by adding an additional condition in order to satisfy the active search requirement.Pending House Labor and Industrial Relations
EmploymentHB 189Rep Tammy Phelps (D)Prohibits race discrimination based on natural hairstylesPending House Labor and Industrial Relations
EmploymentHB 245Rep Barbara Carpenter (D)employment practices related to wage history, wage disclosure, and retaliationPending House Labor and Industrial Relations
EmploymentHB 380Rep Rodney Lyons (D)Provides for a reduction in contributions for certain employers.Pending House Labor and Industrial Relations
EmploymentHB 580Rep Kenny Cox (D)Provides for paid leave for public employees who are required to take time off work due to COVID-19Pending House and Governmental Affairs
EmploymentHB 610Rep Rodney Lyons (D)Provides relative to the maximum weekly benefit amount for unemployment benefits (Increases yearly)Pending House Labor and Industrial Relations
Environmental JusticeHB 72Rep Jean-Paul Coussn (R)allows for voluntary environmental self-audit program established by Dept. of Envronmental QualityPending House Natural Resources
Environmental JusticeHB 617Rep Danny Mccormick Establishes Louisiana as a fossil fuel sanctuary statePending House Natural Resources
FirearmsHB 16Rep Danny McCormick (R)Provides relative to the concealed carrying of firearms pending house administration of CJ
FirearmsHB 48Rep Blake Miguez (R)provides relatve to requirements for concelead carry permit safety and training course applicants/instructors Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
FirearmsHB 118Rep Larry Frieman (R)Creates the Louisiana Firearm Protection Act; provides for definitions; provides relative to infringements on a citizen's right to keep and bear arms; provides for application of the Act; and specifies who has a right of action.Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
FirearmsHB 124Rep Paul Hollis (R)Provides an exception to certain offenses of illegal carrying of weapons for persons with a concealed handgun permit.Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
FirearmsHB 596Rep Brian Fontenot (R)Exempts certain persons from the crime of illegal carrying of weapons and replaces the requirement that a person possess a permit issued by the state of La. in order to carry a concealed handgun in the state of La. with the requirement that a person complete a 60 minute online concealed handgun education course.Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice
FirearmsHB 597Rep Blake Miguez (R)rovides relative to prohibition on certain governmental entity contracts with companies that discriminate against firearm and ammunition industriesPending House Appropriations
Reproductive JusticeHB 357Rep Terry crews (R)Requires reporting of certain information relating to minors who undergo abortionsPending House Health and Welfare
Reproductive JusticeHB 423Rep Julie Emerson (R)Establishes requirements concerning reports of abortions performed or induced.Pending House Health and Welfare
Reproductive JusticeHB 578Rep Beryl Amedee (R)Provides relative to disclosure of certain information relative to abortion pill reversalPending House Health and Welfare
TaxesHB 43Rep Phillip DeVillier (R)exempts certain business utilities from state sales and use taxespending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 171Rep Jerome Zeringue (R)hanges the rates and brackets for purposes of calculating individual income tax liability and estates and trusts income tax liability and eliminates the standard and certain dependency deductions, the deduction for excess federal itemized personal deductions, and the deduction for federal income taxes paid for individuals, estates, and trusts.Pending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 202Rep. Stuart J. Bishop(Constitutional Amendment) Provides for an increased vote requirement when enacting certain new tax incentivesPending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 205Rep Phillip DeVillier (R)(Constitutional Amendment) Eliminates the mandatory corporation income tax deduction for federal income taxes paidPending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 206Rep Mark Wright (R)(CA) provides for the rates & brackets of calculating income tax, elimates mandatory deduction for federal income taxes paid for income tax computing pruposes Pending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 207Rep jerome Zeringue (R)(CA) provides for the rates & brackets of calculating income tax, elimates mandatory deduction for federal income taxes paid for income tax computing pruposes Pending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 209Rep Phillip DeVillier (R)provides for the rate of corporation income tax Pending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 210Rep Mark Wright (R)provides a flat rate for corporation income tax Pending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 233Rep Mark Wright (R)Provides for a flat rate for purposes of calculating individual income tax and modifies income tax credits, deductions, and exemptions, flat rate of 3% instead of graduated income bracketsPending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 279Rep Phillip DeVillier (R)Phases-out the corporation franchise taxPending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 299Rep Ted James (D)Increases the amount of the earned income tax credit from 5% to 10% and makes the 10% amount permanent.Pending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 300Rep Ted James (D)Eliminates the mandatory decrease in the amount of earned income tax creditPending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 318Rep Phillip DeVillierRemoves the requirement of gubernatorial approval for an industrial manufacturing establishment ad valorem tax exemption, caps the amount of the exemption for a manufacturing establishment at 80% of the ad valorem taxes of the establishment, and caps the amount of the exemption for a mega-project at 93% of the ad valorem taxes of the establishment.Pending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 369Rep Barry Ivey (R)Provides for a flat tax on individual income and eliminates the mandatory income tax deduction for federal income taxes paid for purposes of computing income taxesPending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 371Rep Barry Ivey (R)(Constitutional Amendment) Authorizes local taxing authorities to enter into cooperative endeavor agreements for the purpose of authorizing payments in lieu of taxesPending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 376Rep Barry Ivey (R)Provides for a flat tax rate for purposes of calculating income tax for individuals, estates, and trusts and modifies income tax crePending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 377Rep Barry Ivey (R)Authorizes local taxing authorities to enter into cooperative endeavor agreements that provide for payments in lieu of taxesPending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 146Frankie RobertsonRep Stephanie Hilferty (R)Establishes an income tax credit following the delivery of a stillborn childPending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 61Workplace Justice ProjectRep Valarie Hodges (R)Requires taxpayers claiming the earned income tax credit to provide certain residency information regarding dependentsPending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 441Rep Mandie Landry (D)Eliminates references to the maximum amount of individual income tax rates and brackets and instead requires the rates and brackets of all income taxes to be provided for in law and authorizes rather than requires a deduction for federal income taxes paid when calculating income tax liability.Pending House Ways and Means
TaxesHB 488Rep Thomas Pressly (R)(Constitutional Amendment) Establishes the maximum rate for purposes of calculating individual income taxes and repeals the mandatory deduction for federal income taxes paidPending House Ways and Means