Louisiana Legislature

39 Senators
  • 14 Democrats
  • 25 Republicans
105 Representatives
  • 62 Republicans
  • 39 Democrats
  • 4 Independents
25 Senate Committees
35 House Committees


Recently Introduced

SR 277

COMMENDATIONS: Commends Michael Daniel Nelson for being named Teacher of the Year by the Jefferson Parish Schools System.

  • Introduced Jun 06 2019
  • Sponsored by Wesley Bishop

SR 274

COMMENDATIONS: Commends the Louisiana Legislative Auditor's Office for earning three of the top awards from the National Legislative Program Evaluation Society and for its professionalism, innovation, and dedication to the betterment of the state.

  • Introduced Jun 06 2019
  • Sponsored by Mike Walsworth

HR 318

COMMENDATIONS: Commends Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church on its fiftieth anniversary

  • Introduced Jun 06 2019
  • Enrolled and signed by the Speaker of the House. Jun 10 2019
  • Sponsored by Vincent J. Pierre

SR 276

LAW ENFORCEMENT: Requests the Department of Public Safety and Corrections to conduct a study of whether retired peace officers, specifically those who have worked for the office of juvenile justice, in good standing and in compliance with R.S. 40:2405, are being properly issued a POST card.

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Recently Passed

HB 577

CRIME: Amends the crime of threatening a public official to apply to law enforcement officers and threats made through social media (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF EX See Note)

  • Introduced Mar 29 2019
  • Under the rules, provisionally referred to the Committee on Administration of Criminal Justice. Jun 11 2019
  • Sponsored by Ken Brass, Patrick O. Jefferson, Pat Moore, and 4 more.

SB 203

POSTSECONDARY ED: Provides with respect to the Grant Opportunity for Youth ChalleNGe Program. (8/1/19) (EN INCREASE SD EX See Note)

  • Introduced Mar 27 2019
  • Prefiled and under the rules provisionally referred to the Committee on Education. Jun 19 2019
  • Sponsored by Francis C. Thompson, Ryan Gatti, Mike Walsworth

HB 518

CRIMINAL/SENTENCING: Provides relative to the sentencing of habitual offenders

  • Introduced Mar 29 2019
  • Under the rules, provisionally referred to the Committee on Administration of Criminal Justice. Jun 20 2019
  • Sponsored by Randal L. Gaines

SCR 144

COMMENDATIONS: Commends Antoine Duplantis, LSU outfielder, on setting the all time LSU base hit record.

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Available Sessions

Session Bill Count
2019 Regular Session 1735
2018 Regular Session 2216
2018, 1st Extraordinary Session 71
2017, 2nd Extraordinary Session 36
2018, 3rd Extraordinary Session 79
2018, 2nd Extraordinary Session 172


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