Legislative Session 2014

House Bills  Municipal Fire & Police Legislation

 

 

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Bill ID

Author

Summary

Status

HB 1 James R. Fannin APPROPRIATIONS:  Provides for the ordinary operating expenses of state government for Fiscal Year 2014-2015

Act 15

HB 10 Henry Burns WEAPONS/FIREARMS:  Provides relative to the exemption for law enforcement officers regarding the carrying of weapons in alcoholic beverage outlets

Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice

Scheduled for April 2nd

HB 24 Kevin Pearson RETIREMENT/MUNICIPAL POL:  Provides relative to amortization schedules for credits and liabilities of the Municipal Police Employees' Retirement System

Act 402

HB30 Sam Jones RETIREMENT/COLAS:  Provides a permanent benefit increase paid from the experience account to certain retired members and beneficiaries of the Louisiana State Employees' Retirement System

Pending House Retirement

Scheduled for April 30th

HB 34 Sam Jones RETIREMENT/COLAS:  Provides a supplemental benefit increase to qualifying retirees and beneficiaries of the La. State Employees' Retirement System

Pending House Retirement

Scheduled for April 30th

HB 38 Kevin Pearson RETIREMENT/STATE SYSTEMS:  Provides relative to retirement eligibility for certain members of state retirement systems

Act 226

HB 40 Kevin Pearson RETIREMENT/STATE EMPS:  Provides for application of remaining funds in the La. State Employees' Retirement System experience account, after payment of a permanent benefit increase to eligible retirees and beneficiaries, to specified debt of the system

Pending House Retirement

Scheduled for March 20th

HB65 Jack Montoucet RETIREMENT/FIREFIGHTERS:  Authorizes the board of trustees of the Firefighters' Retirement System to adopt group trust provisions pursuant to Internal Revenue Service rulings

Act 503

HB 67 Jack Montoucet RETIREMENT/FIREFIGHTERS:  Provides relative to the accrual rate and Deferred Retirement Option Plan participation in the Firefighters' Retirement System

Pending Senate Retirement

Scheduled for May 7th

HB 72 Joseph Lopinto WEAPONS/FIREARMS:  Provides relative to the possession of firearms by concealed handgun permit holders and law enforcement officers in certain alcoholic beverage establishments

Act 147

HB 75 Jack Montoucet RETIREMENT/FIREFIGHTERS:  Requires court order be provided to the Firefighters' Retirement System before the system can seize or garnish benefits of a member

Pending Senate Judiciary A

Scheduled for May 20th

HB 76 Jack Montoucet RETIREMENT/FIREFIGHTERS:  Provides relative to the removal of a former spouse as a designated beneficiary of an active member of the Firefighters' Retirement System

Act 504

HB 77 Jack Montoucet RETIREMENT/FIREFIGHTERS:  Provides for conversion of leave to service credit in the Firefighters' Retirement System

Act 403

HB 80 Gregory A. Miller RETIREMENT/STATE-STWIDE:  Provides relative to investments by the state, statewide, and Harbor Police retirement systems

Pending House Retirement

HB 81 Nancy Landry RETIREMENT/STATE SYSTEMS:  Provides relative to membership in the Louisiana State Employees' Retirement System and the Teachers' Retirement System of Louisiana Pending House Retirement
HB 84 Katrina Jackson RETIREMENT/COLAS:  Provides a supplemental benefit to qualifying retirees and beneficiaries of the La. State Employees' Retirement System

Pending House Retirement

Scheduled for April 30th

HB85 Katrina Jackson RETIREMENT/COLAS:  Provides a permanent benefit increase paid from the experience account to certain retired members and beneficiaries of the Louisiana State Employees' Retirement System

Pending House Retirement

Scheduled for April 30th

HB 86 Barry Ivey RETIREMENT/COLAS:  Provides for application of a portion of state retirement system investment returns to system debt and increases the threshold that must be met prior to funding state retirement system experience accounts

Pending House Retirement

Scheduled for March 20th

HB 88 Regina Ashford Barrow FUNDS/FUNDING:  (Constitutional Amendment) Establishes the Seniors' Supplement Fund for the provision of occasional supplemental payments to certain retirees and beneficiaries of state retirement systems Pending House Appropriations
HB 90 Regina Ashford Barrow RETIREMENT/FUNDING:  Requires occasional supplemental payments to retirees and beneficiaries of the four state retirement systems from monies available from the Seniors' Supplement Fund

Involuntarily Deferred in House Retirement

HB 126 Henry Burns MTR VEHICLE/COMPULS INS:  Requires law enforcement officers to check for compliance with the compulsory motor vehicle liability security law during traffic stops

Act 649

HB 131 Joseph Lopinto LAW ENFORCE/OFFICERS:  Authorizes payment of witness fees to retired law enforcement officers or former law enforcement officers in certain cases

Act 4

HB 135 Jared Brossett SUPPLEMENTAL PAY:  Increases state supplemental pay for firefighters and certain law enforcement officers Pending House Appropriations
HB 138 Dalton Honore SUPPLEMENTAL PAY:  Provides for additional state supplemental pay for certain law enforcement officers with a postgraduate academic degree Withdrawn from the files of the House - prior to introduction
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 209 Dalton Honore LAW ENFORCE/OFFICERS:  Provides supplemental pay for certain law enforcement officers who receive advanced degrees Pending House Appropriations
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 430 Timothy G. Burns PUBLIC RECORDS:  Creates an exception to the public records law for certain information relative to employees of certain public agencies

Pending House and Governmental Affairs

Scheduled for April 29th

HB 451 Alan Seabaugh PUBLIC EMPLOYEES:  Provides relative to authorized payroll withholdings for public employees

Pending House Labor and Industrial Relations

Scheduled for April 30th

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 512 Lowell C. Hazel ELDERLY:  Creates the Aged and Law Enforcement Response Team

Pending House Administration of Criminal Justice

Scheduled for April 9th

HB 568 Karen Gaudet St. Germain FIRE PROTECT/FIREMEN:  Provides relative to financial security benefits for surviving spouses and children of fire operation personnel

Act 246

HB 587 Thomas G. Carmody, Jr. FUNDS/FUNDING:  (Constitutional Amendment) Eliminates certain constitutional dedications and funding mandates

Pending House Appropriations

Scheduled for April 7th

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 794 Joel C. Robideaux POLICE/MUNICIPAL:  Provides relative to the salaries of employees of the police department for the city of Lafayette

Pending House Municipal, Parochial, and Cultural Affairs

Scheduled for April 24th

HB 813 Marcus L. Hunter EMPLOYMENT:  Prohibits inquiries relating to an employee's criminal convictions on job applications Pending House Labor and Industrial Relations
HB 831 Bryan Adams WORKERS COMPENSATION:  Provides relative to exclusion of supplemental pay Pending House Labor and Industrial Relations
HB 837 Kenneth Havard LAW ENFORCE/OFFICERS:  Provides relative to training requirements for municipal chiefs of police

Act 638

HB 849 Marcus L. Hunter EMPLOYMENT:  Prohibits inquiries relating to an employee's criminal conviction history on job applications in certain municipalities Pending House Labor and Industrial Relations
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