Legislative Session 2014

Municipal Fire & Police Legislation

 

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Bill ID

Author

Summary

Status

HB 197

Karen Gaudet St. Germain

NOTARIES:  Provides for ex officio notaries for fire departments or fire protection districts

Act 323

HB 206 Mike Danahay SUNSET LAW:  Re-creates the Department of State Civil Service and the statutory entities made a part of the department by law (OR NO IMPACT See Note)

Act 39

HB 238 Karen Gaudet St. Germain POLICE/MUNICIPAL:  Provides that the position of assistant chief of police in Plaquemine shall be in the unclassified service

Act 44

HB 456 John M. Schroder CIVIL SERVICE/FIRE & POL:  Provides that the position of police chief for the city of Covington is in the unclassified service

Act 68

HB 477

Sherman Q. Mack

ETHICS/NEPOTISM:  Provides an exception to nepotism provisions

Pending House and Governmental Affairs

Scheduled for May 14th

HB 614 Neil C. Abramson PUBLIC MEETINGS:  Provides relative to certain deadlines relative to meetings of public bodies

Act 628

HB 649 Nancy Landry PUBLIC MEETINGS:  Provides relative to public comment at meetings of public bodies Pending House and Governmental Affairs
HB 650 Nancy Landry PUBLIC MEETINGS:  Provides relative to meetings of public bodies Pending House and Governmental Affairs
HB 699 Gregory Cromer OFFICIAL JOURNALS:  Relative to the qualifications a newspaper must meet in order to be selected to publish the official proceedings, legal notices, and advertisements of a political subdivision

Pending House and Governmental Affairs

Scheduled for May 7th

HB 725 Barry Ivey OFFICIAL JOURNALS:  Provides relative to official journals of parishes, municipalities, and school boards (OR DECREASE LF EX See Note)

Withdrawn from the files of the House

HB 1167 Jeffrey Arnold CIVIL SERVICE/MUNICIPAL:  Provides with respect to testing for civil service entrance and promotion for certain city civil service employees

Pending House Appropriations

Scheduled for May 20th

SB 245 Dan Morrish ETHICS:  Prohibits a parish or municipal governing authority from appointing more than one member of any immediate family to the same board or commission.

Act 686

SB 285 Jean-Paul J. Morrell FUNDS/FUNDING:  Constitutional amendment to provide for the inclusion of municipally employed EMS practitioners in the list of those eligible for state supplemental pay.

Pending Senate Finance

Scheduled for May 5th

SB 564 Fred H. Mills, Jr. MUNICIPALITIES:  Provides for position of deputy chief of police for the city of St. Martinville.

Act 583