Legislative Session 2016

Municipal Fire & Police Legislation

 

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Bill ID

Author

Summary

Status

HB 112 PUGH
OFFICIAL JOURNALS:  Provides relative to the official journals of municipalities

Involuntarily Deferred in House Municipal, Parochial and Cultural Affairs

HB 149 TALBOT
ETHICS/CODE:  Prohibits public servants from engaging in certain activities with public funds and assets

Scheduled to be heard June 1

Pending Senate and Governmental Affairs

HB 158 MONTOUCET
CIVIL SERVICE/FIRE & POL:  Provides relative to the secretary for the municipal fire and police civil service board in the city of Lafayette

Signed by the Governor

Act 542

HB 162 EDMONDS
PUBLIC MEETINGS:  Prohibits communication among a quorum of the members of a public body unless such communication is contemporaneously visible or audible to the public unless the public body is in an executive session authorized by law

Failed House Final Passage

HB 858 MONTOUCET
CIVIL SERVICE/FIRE & POL:  Provides relative to the members of the municipal fire and police civil service board

Signed by the Governor

Act 667

SB 76 GATTI
CIVIL SERVICE:  Constitutional amendment to remove prohibition against civil servants being able to participate or engage in political activities. (2/3-CA13s1(A))
Pending Senate and Governmental Affairs
SB 84 GATTI
CIVIL SERVICE:  Allows civil service employees to engage in political activities. (See Act)

Signed by the Governor

Act 332

SB 285 WARD
PUBLIC MEETINGS:  Provides an exception to the Open Meetings Law relative to attorney-client privilege. (8/1/16)

Scheduled to be heard March 30

Pending Senate and Governmental Affairs