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  1. Introduced Feb 22, 2013
  2. Passed House
  3. Passed Senate
  4. Signed into Law

HB 59

Louisiana House Bill

CRIMINAL/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)
2013 Regular Session
Sponsors (1):



Date Chamber  
Feb 22, 2013 House Prefiled.
Feb 22, 2013 House Under the rules, provisionally referred to the Committee on Administration of Criminal Justice.
Feb 22, 2013 House First appeared in the Interim Calendar on 2/22/2013.
Apr 8, 2013 House Read by title, under the rules, referred to the Committee on Administration of Criminal Justice.
Apr 24, 2013 House Reported favorably (10-0) (Regular).
Apr 25, 2013 House Read by title, ordered engrossed, passed to 3rd reading - regular calendar.
Apr 25, 2013 House Scheduled for floor debate on 5/1/2013.
May 1, 2013 House Read third time by title, roll called on final passage, yeas 71, nays 22. Finally passed, title adopted, ordered to the Senate.
May 1, 2013 Senate Received in the Senate. Rules suspended. Read first time by title and placed on the Calendar for a second reading.
May 6, 2013 Senate Read second time by title and referred to the Committee on Judiciary C.
May 14, 2013 Senate Reported favorably.
May 15, 2013 Senate Read by title and referred to the Legislative Bureau.
May 16, 2013 Senate Reported without Legislative Bureau amendments. Read by title and passed to third reading and final passage.
May 22, 2013 Senate Read by title, passed by a vote of 34 yeas and 2 nays, and ordered returned to the House. Motion to reconsider tabled.
May 22, 2013 House Received from the Senate without amendments.
May 28, 2013 House Enrolled and signed by the Speaker of the House.
May 29, 2013 Senate Signed by the President of the Senate.
May 30, 2013 House Sent to the Governor for executive approval.
Jun 10, 2013 House Signed by the Governor. Becomes Act No. 183.
Jun 10, 2013 House Effective date: August 1, 2013.


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