Legislative Session 2013

Municipal Fire & Police Legislation


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HB204 DOVE FIRE PROTECT/FIREMEN:  Provides relative to the governing board of the Bayou Cane Fire Protection District

Sent to Governor

HB244 LORUSSO LAW ENFORCE/OFFICERS:  Provides with respect to release of personal information of law enforcement officers Pending House Judiciary considered 05-02-13
HB287 DANAHAY DISTRICTS/FIRE PROTECT:  Increases the maximum per diem authorized to be paid to fire protection district board members in Calcasieu Parish Sent toGovernor
HB288 LEBAS DISTRICTS/FIRE PROTECT:  Provides for the board of commissioners of the Ward 5 Fire Protection District of the Parish of Evangeline Sent to Governor
HB339 BERTHELOT FIRE 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 Sent to Governor
HB382 BERTHELOT FIRE PROTECT/FIRE MARSHAL:  Creates a Volunteer Firefighter's Tuition Reimbursement program Signed by the Speaker
HB399 DANAHAY CIVIL SERVICE/FIRE & POL:  Provides relative to the offices of state examiner and deputy state examiner of the municipal fire and police civil service House adopted Conference Committee Report
HB469 ADAMS FIRE PROTECT/FIREMEN:  Provides with respect to immunity from liability for volunteer firemen

Sent to Governor

HB554 GAROFALO DISTRICTS/FIRE PROTECT:  Creates the Fort Pike Fire Protection District in Orleans Parish Sent to Governor
HB663 HARRIS CIVIL 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 Sent to Governor
SB207 MORRELL LAW ENFORCEMENT:  Provides relative to civil service for cities with over 100,000 in population. (8/1/13) Sent to Governor
SB239 WARD FIRE PROTECTION:  Provides relative to the West Baton Rouge Parish Fire Protection District No. 1. (gov sig) Sent to Governor
SCR58 CROWE COMMENDATIONS:  Commends St. Tammany Parish Fire District No. 1 Fire Chief Larry Hess for 48 years in fire protection, upon his retirement in September 2013.
Sent to the Secretary of State
SCR79 LONG COMMENDATIONS:  Commends Natchitoches Fire Chief Dennie Boyt upon his retirement. Sent to the Secretary of State
SR39 GALLOT COMMITTEE STUDIES: Requests the Senate Committee on Local and Municipal Affairs to study the laws applicable to local public entities in the purchase of vehicles for law enforcement purposes. Sent to the Secretary of State