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					                                     2008 House Bills
Board/Position Bill #   Author       Status              Summary
                                      ASSIGNED TO    SEIZURES/SALES: Provides for an increase
               HB11     HARDY        HOUSE CIVIL LAW in the amount of the homestead exemption
                                      & PROCEDURE    from seizure and sale
                                                     COURTS/CITY: Increases the civil
                                       ASSIGNED TO
      BR       HB13     GREENE                       jurisdictional limit for the City Court of
                                     HOUSE JUDICIARY
                                                     Zachary
                                                     COURTS/CITY: Increases the civil
                                       ASSIGNED TO
      BR       HB15     GREENE                       jurisdictional limits of the City Court of
                                     HOUSE JUDICIARY
                                                     Baker
                                                     CRIMINAL/PROCEDURE: Amends
                                       ASSIGNED TO
                                                     provisions of law allowing certain elected
               HB31     RICHMOND      HOUSE CRIMINAL
                                                     officials to pardon individuals for
                                         JUSTICE
                                                     violations of municipal ordinances
                                                     MORTGAGES: Provides relative to the
                                       ASSIGNED TO
   NOMAR       HB32     RICHMOND                     filling of a vacancy in the office of recorder
                                     HOUSE JUDICIARY
                                                     of mortgages in Orleans Parish
   Oppose                              ASSIGNED TO       BUILDING CODES: Provides for changes
               HB41     GEYMANN           HOUSE          to the enforcement of certain provisions of
                                        COMMERCE         the International Residential Code
                                       ASSIGNED TO
                                                     CRIME: Creates the crime of criminal
               HB44     M.GUILLORY    HOUSE CRIMINAL
                                                     damage to rental property
                                         JUSTICE
                                       ASSIGNED TO       HOUSING/AUTHORITIES: Requires a local
                                     HOUSE MUNICIPAL     housing authority to enter into an
               HB54     M.GUILLORY
                                       & PAROCHIAL       employment contract with the executive
                                         AFFAIRS         director of the housing authority
                                      ASSIGNED TO
                                                     CIVIL/LAW: Prohibits the use of counter
               HB55     HENRY        HOUSE CIVIL LAW
                                                     letters
                                      & PROCEDURE
                                                     CIVIL/PROCEDURE: Provides relative to
                                       ASSIGNED TO
               HB56     HENRY                        filings in civil actions by facsimile
                                     HOUSE JUDICIARY
                                                     transmissions
   Monitor                             ASSIGNED TO       BUILDING CODES: Provides relative to
               HB65     MORRIS            HOUSE          expenses for board members of the
                                        COMMERCE         Construction Code Council
                                       ASSIGNED TO
                                                         ETHICS/CODE: Exempts certain
                                         HOUSE &
               HB80     LOPINTO                          transactions from certain disclosure
                                      GOVERNMENTAL
                                                         requirements
                                         AFFAIRS
                                       ASSIGNED TO       ETHICS: Prohibits the governor from
                                         HOUSE &         appointing a contributor or an immediate
               HB81     LAFONTA
                                      GOVERNMENTAL       family member of a contributor to serve on
                                         AFFAIRS         a board or commission
                                       ASSIGNED TO
                                                         ETHICS: Prohibits persons from serving on
                                         HOUSE &
               HB82     LAFONTA                          or being employed by any board or
                                      GOVERNMENTAL
                                                         commission under certain circumstances
                                         AFFAIRS
                                       ASSIGNED TO
   NOMAR                             HOUSE MUNICIPAL DISTRICTS/NEIGHBORHOOD: Creates the
               HB85     LORUSSO
                                       & PAROCHIAL   Mid-City Security District in Orleans Parish
                                         AFFAIRS
   NOMAR       HB87     A.BADON        ASSIGNED TO       DISTRICTS/NEIGHBORHOOD: Creates the
                            HOUSE MUNICIPAL Lake Bullard Neighborhood Improvement
                              & PAROCHIAL   District in Orleans Parish
                                AFFAIRS
                              ASSIGNED TO
                                            DISTRICTS/SPECIAL: Creates the
NOMAR                       HOUSE MUNICIPAL
         HB88    A.BADON                    McKendall Estates Neighborhood
                              & PAROCHIAL
                                            Improvement District in Orleans Parish
                                AFFAIRS
                              ASSIGNED TO       BANKS/BANKING: Provides for changes to
         HB91    ARNOLD          HOUSE          the release of certain information by
                               COMMERCE         certain financial institutions
                              ASSIGNED TO       INSURANCE/PROPERTY: Requires the
                                 HOUSE          Property Insurance Association of Louisiana
         HB95    KLECKLEY
                               INSURANCE        to release copies of the Field Procedure
                                                Reference Guide for Public Protection
                              ASSIGNED TO  STATE AGENCIES: Clarifies the master-
         HB98    LOPINTO        HOUSE      servant relationship in connection with
                            APPROPRIATIONS liability of political subdivisions
                              ASSIGNED TO   SEIZURES/SALES: Authorizes sheriff's
         HB100   RICHMOND
                            HOUSE JUDICIARY sales at certain courthouse annexes
Oppose                       ASSIGNED TO
                                            PRESCRIPTION: Increases the prescription
         HB102   EDWARDS    HOUSE CIVIL LAW
                                            period for delictual actions
                             & PROCEDURE
                              ASSIGNED TO   CLERKS OF COURT: Provides relative to
         HB112   HENRY
                            HOUSE JUDICIARY facsimile filings in civil actions
                                            CLERKS OF COURT: Provides relative to
                              ASSIGNED TO
         HB113   HENRY                      electronic filing and recording of written
                            HOUSE JUDICIARY
                                            instruments
                                            COURTS/JUSTICE OF PEACE: Increases
                              ASSIGNED TO
         HB129   MONICA                     the civil jurisdictional amount of justice of
                            HOUSE JUDICIARY
                                            the peace courts
                             ASSIGNED TO
                                            MORTGAGES: Provides relative to the
         HB134   HENRY      HOUSE CIVIL LAW
                                            removal of mortgage inscriptions
                             & PROCEDURE
                              ASSIGNED TO   CLERKS OF COURT: Provides relative to
         HB136   HENRY
                            HOUSE JUDICIARY the destruction of useless records
                              ASSIGNED TO       INSURANCE/HOMEOWNERS: Corrects the
         HB141   KLECKLEY        HOUSE          statutory reference to homeowner's
                               INSURANCE        insurance
                              ASSIGNED TO   COMMERCE: Provides relative to price
         HB142   LOPINTO
                            HOUSE JUDICIARY gouging
                                            CLERKS OF COURT: Requires clerks of
                            SUBJECT TO CALL
                                            the district courts to assess an additional
         HB145   BARROW         - HOUSE
                                            fee in certain civil matters for the support
                              INTRODUCED
                                            of various nonprofit organizations
                              ASSIGNED TO       CONSUMERS: Provides for changes to
         HB149   HARDY           HOUSE          interest rates on deferred presentments
                               COMMERCE         and small loans
                              ASSIGNED TO       REAL ESTATE/APPRAISERS: Creates the
 LR      HB156   ARNOLD          HOUSE          Peer Review Committee within the La. Real
                               COMMERCE         Estate Appraisers Board
                              ASSIGNED TO       TAX/AD VALOREM TAX:(Constitutional
         HB169   ARNOLD      HOUSE WAYS &       Amendment) Limits increases in millages
                                MEANS           after reappraisal
                             ASSIGNED TO  PROPERTY: Changes the termination date
         HB170   TALBOT
                            HOUSE NATURAL of Act No. 222 of the 2005 R.S., which
                               RESOURCES       provides for the transfer of certain state
                                               property in Jefferson Parish
Support                                        FIRE PROTECTION: Exempts one- and
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                               two-family residences from certain
          HB177   PONTI           HOUSE
                                               provisions of the State Uniform Fire
                                COMMERCE
                                               Prevention Code
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                               WORKERS COMPENSATION: Forgives
                              HOUSE LABOR &
          HB186   HONEY                        unemployment compensation debt for
                                INDUSTRIAL
                                               certain employers
                                 RELATIONS
                                             SANITARY CODE: Allows the Dept. of
                              ASSIGNED TO    Health and Hospitals to make final
          HB190   MILLS      HOUSE CIVIL LAW administrative orders and penalty
                              & PROCEDURE    assessments for violations of the state
                                             Sanitary Code executory in district court
                               ASSIGNED TO     REAL ESTATE/COMMISSION: Provides for
  LR      HB192   ARNOLD          HOUSE        changes to the requirements for licensure
                                COMMERCE       by the La. Real Estate Commission
Support                        ASSIGNED TO
                                               BUILDING CODES: Provides for changes
          HB198   ARNOLD          HOUSE
                                               to the State Uniform Construction Code
                                COMMERCE
Oppose                         ASSIGNED TO     BUILDING CODES: Exempts certain areas
          HB204   CHANDLER        HOUSE        from enforcement of the International
                                COMMERCE       Residential Code
Support                                        BUILDING CODES: Provides for a fee
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                               structure between governmental entities
          HB211   CHANDLER        HOUSE
                                               and third-party providers to be determined
                                COMMERCE
                                               by the governmental entity
                               ASSIGNED TO
  LR                         HOUSE MUNICIPAL PROPERTY: Provides relative to the sale of
          HB212   ARNOLD
                               & PAROCHIAL   property by parishes or municipalities
                                 AFFAIRS
Oppose                                         INSURANCE/PROPERTY: Provides that the
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                               10% surcharge on rates charged by the La.
          HB213   S.JONES         HOUSE
                                               Citizens Property Insurance Corporation
                                INSURANCE
                                               shall not apply in certain parishes
                               ASSIGNED TO     CONTRACTORS: Provides for changes to
          HB220   ARNOLD          HOUSE        the licensing procedures by the La. State
                                COMMERCE       Licensing Board for Contractors
                                               INSURANCE/POLICIES: Requires filing
                               ASSIGNED TO     with and approval of property residual
          HB222   KLECKLEY        HOUSE        value insurance policies by the
                                INSURANCE      commissioner of insurance and authorizes
                                               fees
                                               INSURANCE/SURPLUS LINE:Exempts
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                               surplus line insurance from certain laws
          HB225   KLECKLEY        HOUSE
                                               and regulations, including form and rate
                                INSURANCE
                                               regulation
                               ASSIGNED TO     HISTORIC PRESERVATION: Provides with
                             HOUSE MUNICIPAL   respect to the number of annual meetings
          HB235   ARNOLD
                               & PAROCHIAL     required of the Louisiana National Register
                                 AFFAIRS       Review Committee
Oppose                                         INSURERS: Requires insurers writing
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                               homeowners' insurance coverage in any
          HB238   GISCLAIR        HOUSE
                                               part of the state to offer such coverage
                                INSURANCE
                                               throughout the state at certain rates
                                ASSIGNED TO      CONTRACTS: Provides relative to notice
          HB239   ABRAMSON         HOUSE         requirements under the New Home
                                 COMMERCE        Warranty Act
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                             CRIME: Creates the crime of forged
          HB241   WOOTON      HOUSE CRIMINAL
                                             insurance documents
                                 JUSTICE
                               ASSIGNED TO    MORTGAGES: Provides relative to the
          HB245   DOWNS       HOUSE CIVIL LAW cancellation of certain mortgages and
                               & PROCEDURE    vendor's privileges
                               ASSIGNED TO    MORTGAGES: Provides for the
          HB248   EDWARDS     HOUSE CIVIL LAW cancellation of mortgage inscription by
                               & PROCEDURE    affidavit
                                             COURTS: Requires state funding of
                                ASSIGNED TO
NOMAR                                        expenses associated with the
          HB249   RICHMOND        HOUSE
                                             consolidation of certain courts and officers
                              APPROPRIATIONS
                                             in Orleans Parish
                                ASSIGNED TO      FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS: Provides for
          HB253   MILLS            HOUSE         the reporting of suspicious activity to the
                                 COMMERCE        office of financial institutions
                                ASSIGNED TO      CREDIT/CONSUMER LOANS: Prohibits
          HB279   HINES            HOUSE         residential mortgage loan lending without
                                 COMMERCE        due regard to repayment ability
                                ASSIGNED TO  MINERALS/LEASES: Provides relative to
          HB282   MILLS           HOUSE      distribution of bonuses and royalties from
                              APPROPRIATIONS mineral leases
                                              COURTS/COURT COSTS: Requires the
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                              nonprevailing party to pay court costs if
          HB288   LITTLE      HOUSE CIVIL LAW
                                              the suit or the defense to the suit is
                               & PROCEDURE
                                              frivolous
                                                 DISTRICTS/ECONOMIC DEVEL: Creates
                              PENDING HOUSE
NOMAR     HB299   MORRELL                        the Gentilly Development District in
                               INTRODUCTION
                                                 Orleans Parish
                                                 FUNDS/FUNDING: Provides relative to the
                              PENDING HOUSE
  NE      HB300   DOWNS                          disposition of monies in the Lincoln Parish
                               INTRODUCTION
                                                 Municipalities Fund
Oppose                                           INSURANCE/PROPERTY: Provides that the
                              PENDING HOUSE      10% surcharge on rates charged by the La.
          HB302   S.JONES
                               INTRODUCTION      Citizens Property Insurance Corp. shall not
                                                 apply in St. Mary Parish
                                ASSIGNED TO      TAX INCREMENT FINANCING: Authorizes
  NE                          HOUSE MUNICIPAL    the town of Richwood in Ouachita Parish
          HB307   R.JONES
                                & PAROCHIAL      to create a special district with tax
                                  AFFAIRS        increment financing authority
                                                 ASSESSORS: Provides that the Orleans
NOMAR                         PENDING HOUSE      Parish Assessor shall be responsible for
          HB312   ARNOLD
                               INTRODUCTION      all of the obligations of the board of
                                                 assessors of Orleans Parish
Support                         ASSIGNED TO      BUILDING CODES: Provides relative to
          HB324   ELLINGTON        HOUSE         fees charged by third-party providers on
                                 COMMERCE        inspections
                                ASSIGNED TO
                                                 INSURANCE: Provides relative to
          HB333   KLECKLEY         HOUSE
                                                 fraudulent insurance acts and penalties
                                 INSURANCE
                                ASSIGNED TO      TAX/PROPERTY: Provides relative to tax
          HB337   BURRELL
                               HOUSE WAYS &      sales and adjudicated property
                                  MEANS
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                                TAX/AD VALOREM TAX: Limits increases
          HB345   ARNOLD      HOUSE WAYS &
                                                of ad valorem tax millages
                                 MEANS
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                                LABOR: Provides relative to noncompete
          HB346   BALDONE         HOUSE
                                                agreements
                                COMMERCE
Support                       ASSIGNED TO    CIVIL/JURY TRIALS: Reduces the
          HB348   TALBOT     HOUSE CIVIL LAW monetary amount in controversy
                              & PROCEDURE    necessary for a jury trial
Oppose                         ASSIGNED TO
                                            BUILDING CODES: Creates green building
          HB351   HINES          HOUSE
                                            standards for certain buildings
                             APPROPRIATIONS
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                             DISTRICTS/NEIGHBORHOOD: Creates the
NOMAR                        HOUSE MUNICIPAL
          HB352   A.BADON                    Tamaron Subdivision Improvement District
                               & PAROCHIAL
                                             in Orleans Parish
                                 AFFAIRS
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                                LICENSING: Provides relative to the
          HB363   LEBAS           HOUSE
                                                licensing of home inspectors
                                COMMERCE
                                                ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: Expands
                               ASSIGNED TO      definition of "new direct job" in the Quality
          HB364   WHITE       HOUSE WAYS &      Jobs Program Act to include facility
                                 MEANS          management contractor's employees in
                                                certain circumstances
                              ASSIGNED TO
                                HOUSE &         SMALL BUSINESS: Creates the Regulatory
          HB368   NOWLIN
                             GOVERNMENTAL       Flexibility Act
                                AFFAIRS
                               ASSIGNED TO      INSURANCE: Provides for the state's entry
          HB369   KLECKLEY        HOUSE         into the Interstate Insurance Product
                                INSURANCE       Regulation Compact
                              ASSIGNED TO
                                             SEIZURES/SALES: Increases the state
          HB372   CHANDLER   HOUSE CIVIL LAW
                                             bankruptcy exemption on homes
                              & PROCEDURE
                              ASSIGNED TO  WATER/RESOURCES: Provides for
          HB376   DOVE       HOUSE NATURAL enforcement of groundwater management
                              RESOURCES    provisions
                              ASSIGNED TO
                                            CRIME/SEX OFFENSES: Provides for
          HB377   LEGER      HOUSE CRIMINAL
                                            registry of sex offender online identifiers
                                JUSTICE
                               ASSIGNED TO      CONTRACTORS: Expands license
          HB379   ROY             HOUSE         classifications of the State Licensing
                                COMMERCE        Board for Contractors
                                                TAX
                               ASSIGNED TO      EXEMPTIONS/HOMESTEAD:(Constitutional
          HB381   CHANDLER    HOUSE WAYS &      Amendment) Increases the homestead
                                 MEANS          exemption to $15,000 and requires the
                                                yearly adjustment of such exemption
Support                        ASSIGNED TO
                                                INSURERS: Provides for ratemaking by La.
          HB385   KLECKLEY        HOUSE
                                                Citizens Property Insurance Corporation
                                INSURANCE
                              ASSIGNED TO
                                             PROPERTY/IMMOVABLE: Provides relative
          HB388   GREENE     HOUSE CIVIL LAW
                                             to component parts of immovable property
                              & PROCEDURE
                              PENDING HOUSE     DISTRICTS/TAXING: Creates the Gentilly
          HB401   MORRELL
NOMAR                          INTRODUCTION     Taxing District in Orleans Parish
                                ASSIGNED TO     ASSESSORS: Provides for certain
          HB408   HOFFMANN     HOUSE WAYS &     additional continuing education
                                  MEANS         requirements for assessors
                                ASSIGNED TO     UTILITIES: Provides for changes to the La.
          HB409   ARNOLD           HOUSE        Underground Utilities and Facilities
                                 COMMERCE       Damage Prevention Law
                                                INSURANCE/PROPERTY: Requires the
                                ASSIGNED TO     Property Insurance Association of
          HB415   KLECKLEY         HOUSE        Louisiana to release copies of the Field
                                 INSURANCE      Procedure Reference Guide for Public
                                                Protection
                                ASSIGNED TO     TAX/AD VALOREM TAX: Provides relative
          HB417   BALDONE      HOUSE WAYS &     to the date interest begins to accrue on
                                  MEANS         delinquent ad valorem taxes
                                ASSIGNED TO     TAX/TAXATION: Increases the threshold
          HB421   GREENE       HOUSE WAYS &     for Board of Tax Appeals' approval of
                                  MEANS         delinquent penalty waivers
                                ASSIGNED TO
                                                TAX/INHERITANCE TAX: Repeals obsolete
          HB422   GREENE       HOUSE WAYS &
                                                provisions of the state inheritance tax
                                  MEANS
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                              CIVIL/VENUE: Provides relative to proper
          HB424   GREENE      HOUSE CIVIL LAW
                                              venue for a suit on a promissory note
                               & PROCEDURE
                                                TAX COMMISSION, STATE: Provides
                                ASSIGNED TO
                                                relative to certain expenses and
          HB435   ROBIDEAUX    HOUSE WAYS &
                                                employment of private counsel by the La.
                                  MEANS
                                                Tax Commission
                                                TAX/AD VALOREM TAX:(Constitutional
                                ASSIGNED TO
                                                Amendment) Provides for restrictions on
          HB436   ARNOLD       HOUSE WAYS &
                                                millage increases after reappraisal and
                                  MEANS
                                                valuation
Monitor                         ASSIGNED TO
                                                INSURANCE/AUTOMOBILE: Provides
          HB437   KLECKLEY         HOUSE
                                                relative to deductibles
                                 INSURANCE
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                            MINERALS/MINING: Provides relative to
          HB439   DOVE        HOUSE NATURAL
                                            abandoned mine reclamation
                               RESOURCES
                                ASSIGNED TO   COURTS/CITY: Expands the jurisdictional
          HB441   GREENE
                              HOUSE JUDICIARY boundaries of the Baton Rouge City Court
                                ASSIGNED TO     TAX/SALES & USE:(Constitutional
          HB442   TUCKER       HOUSE WAYS &     Amendment) Provides for centralized
                                  MEANS         collection of local sales and use taxes
                                ASSIGNED TO     TAX/PROPERTY: Provides relative to the
          HB445   GREENE       HOUSE WAYS &     listing of property in the name of a tax sale
                                  MEANS         purchaser
                                ASSIGNED TO     TAX/SALES & USE: Provides for
          HB453   TUCKER       HOUSE WAYS &     centralized collection of local sales and
                                  MEANS         use taxes
                                ASSIGNED TO     LIABILITY/PUBLIC:(Constitutional
                              HOUSE MUNICIPAL   Amendment) Provides relative to the
          HB456   HONEY
                                & PAROCHIAL     seizure of property owned by political
                                  AFFAIRS       subdivisions of the state
          HB461   RITCHIE       ASSIGNED TO     TAX/AD VALOREM TAX:(Constitutional
                               HOUSE WAYS &      Amendment) Provides for transfer of the
                                  MEANS          special assessment level to new property
                                                 purchased to replace expropriated
                                                 property
                                ASSIGNED TO
                                              DISTRICTS/TAXING: Authorizes Jefferson
NOMAR                         HOUSE MUNICIPAL
          HB465   LABRUZZO                    Parish to create a special district with tax
                                & PAROCHIAL
                                              increment financing authority
                                  AFFAIRS
                                ASSIGNED TO
                                                 CONTRACTORS: Adds a member to the
          HB470   ROY              HOUSE
                                                 State Licensing Board for Contractors
                                 COMMERCE
Support                        ASSIGNED TO    CIVIL/JURY TRIALS: Reduces the
          HB474   MONICA      HOUSE CIVIL LAW monetary amount in controversy
                               & PROCEDURE    necessary for a jury trial
                                ASSIGNED TO      ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: Provides for
          HB480   ELLINGTON        HOUSE         the Economic Development Award
                                 COMMERCE        Program
                                ASSIGNED TO      INSURANCE: Provides relative to the
          HB481   ABRAMSON         HOUSE         definition of "covered claim" under the LIGA
                                 INSURANCE       statute
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                              CIVIL/PROCEDURE: Provides for the
          HB486   LORUSSO     HOUSE CIVIL LAW
                                              qualification of expert witnesses
                               & PROCEDURE
                                              CLERKS OF COURT: Provides for the
                                ASSIGNED TO
          HB497   EDWARDS                     expenditure of the Internet access fee for
                              HOUSE JUDICIARY
                                              the clerk of the 21st JDC
                                ASSIGNED TO
                                                 MORTGAGES: Prohibits the financing of
          HB499   HINES            HOUSE
                                                 insurance in a residential mortgage loan
                                 COMMERCE
                                ASSIGNED TO      BOARDS/COMMISSIONS: Transfers
                              HOUSE MUNICIPAL    appointing authority of certain boards and
          HB503   GALLOT
                                & PAROCHIAL      commissions to the Office of the Lt.
                                  AFFAIRS        Governor
                                              CONSUMERS/PROTECTION: Provides for
                                ASSIGNED TO
          HB506   PONTI                       certain exceptions to price gouging during
                              HOUSE JUDICIARY
                                              a state of emergency
                                ASSIGNED TO      MORTGAGES: Prohibits the refinancing of
          HB515   HINES            HOUSE         an existing mortgage loan with no benefit
                                 COMMERCE        to the consumer
                                ASSIGNED TO
                                   HOUSE      MTR VEHICLE/OFFICE: Provides for
          HB518   ROY         TRANSPORTATION, special permits for the transportation of
                               HIGHWAYS, AND modular buildings
                               PUBLIC WORKS
                                ASSIGNED TO      PARISH/JEFFERSON: Authorizes Jefferson
NOMAR                         HOUSE MUNICIPAL    Parish to take certain actions in court
          HB523   CONNICK
                                & PAROCHIAL      relative to certain owners of deleterious
                                  AFFAIRS        premises
                               ASSIGNED TO    CIVIL/DONATIONS: Provides for the
          HB527   T.BURNS     HOUSE CIVIL LAW continuous revision of the law regarding
                               & PROCEDURE    donations
                                              COURTS/DISTRICT: Provides relative to
                                ASSIGNED TO
NOMAR     HB538   MORRELL                     the court officers consolidation of Orleans
                              HOUSE JUDICIARY
                                              Parish
          HB541   HINES         ASSIGNED TO      MORTGAGES: Prohibits the use of
                                  HOUSE         negative amortization by financial
                                COMMERCE        institutions
Support                        ASSIGNED TO      HOUSING/MANUFACTURED: Provides for
          HB545   ARNOLD          HOUSE         changes to the minimum standards for
                                COMMERCE        installation of manufactured homes
                              ASSIGNED TO    CIVIL/PROCEDURE: Provides for the
          HB548   FOIL       HOUSE CIVIL LAW continuous revision of the Code of Civil
                              & PROCEDURE    Procedure
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                                ETHICS: Prohibits persons from serving on
                                 HOUSE &
          HB551   PETERSON                      or being employed by any board or
                              GOVERNMENTAL
                                                commission under certain circumstances
                                 AFFAIRS
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                  HOUSE
                                             BANKS/BANKING: Provides for notification
          HB552   MILLS      TRANSPORTATION,
                                             of lien holders in certain circumstances
                              HIGHWAYS, AND
                              PUBLIC WORKS
                               ASSIGNED TO      HOUSING/MANUFACTURED: Provides for
          HB553   ARNOLD          HOUSE         changes to the Uniform Standards Code
                                COMMERCE        for Manufactured Housing
                               ASSIGNED TO      CONTRACTORS: Provides for changes in
          HB556   ARNOLD          HOUSE         the licensing of electrical and mechanical
                                COMMERCE        contractors
                              ASSIGNED TO
                                           MINERALS/LEASES: Relative to mineral
          HB557   DOVE       HOUSE NATURAL
                                           lease applications
                              RESOURCES
                              ASSIGNED TO
                                           WATER/SEWER OPERATORS: Relative to
          HB567   PERRY      HOUSE NATURAL
                                           operators of water systems
                              RESOURCES
Oppose                        ASSIGNED TO
                                             COMMERCE: Authorizes class action
          HB568   LAFONTA    HOUSE CIVIL LAW
                                             lawsuits for unfair trade practices
                              & PROCEDURE
                               ASSIGNED TO
                             HOUSE MUNICIPAL INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT: Provides
          HB571   PETERSON
                               & PAROCHIAL   relative to industrial development
                                 AFFAIRS
                               ASSIGNED TO      CREDIT/CONSUMER: Provides for changes
          HB572   WILLIAMS        HOUSE         to finance charges regarding deferred
                                COMMERCE        presentments and small loans

                              PENDING HOUSE     ASSESSORS: Provides with respect to the
NOMAR     HB588   GREENE
                               INTRODUCTION     term of the Orleans Parish assessor

                               ASSIGNED TO
                                  HOUSE      PORTS/HARBORS/TERMINALS: Prohibits
NOMAR     HB590   HUTTER     TRANSPORTATION, the St. Bernard Port, Harbor, and Terminal
                              HIGHWAYS, AND District from acquiring certain property
                              PUBLIC WORKS
                                                ASSESSORS: Provides relative to the
                              PENDING HOUSE
NOMAR     HB592   ARNOLD                        membership of the board of review in
                               INTRODUCTION
                                                Orleans Parish
                                           ENVIRONMENT/PERMITS: Provides for
                              ASSIGNED TO
                                           suspension of certain permit conditions
          HB609   LAMBERT    HOUSE NATURAL
                                           issued by the Dept. of Environmental
                              RESOURCES
                                           Quality during review
          HB612   GREENE       ASSIGNED TO      TAX/OCCUPATIONAL: Provides for an
                              HOUSE WAYS &       exemption from the occupational license
                                 MEANS           tax for certain businesses and professions
                                             COURTS: Provides relative to the
                               ASSIGNED TO
NOMAR    HB639   RICHMOND                    consolidation of the court officers of the
                             HOUSE JUDICIARY
                                             parish of Orleans
                              ASSIGNED TO   PUBLIC FACILITIES: Provides for changes
         HB641   G.JACKSON   HOUSE HEALTH & to accessibility for disabled individuals in
                                WELFARE     certain facilities
                              ASSIGNED TO
                                            CRIME/THEFT: Provides with respect to
         HB654   WOOTON      HOUSE CRIMINAL
                                            offenses against property
                                JUSTICE
                              ASSIGNED TO
                                            CRIME: Creates the crime of home
         HB662   WILLMOTT    HOUSE CRIMINAL
                                            improvement fraud
                                JUSTICE
                               ASSIGNED TO       TAX/AD VALOREM TAX: Provides relative
         HB666   GREENE       HOUSE WAYS &       to the date interest begins to accrue on
                                 MEANS           delinquent ad valorem taxes
                                                 TAX/AD VALOREM-
                                                 EXEMPTION:(Constitutional Amendment)
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                                 Provides for an ad valorem tax exemption
         HB667   MONTOUCET    HOUSE WAYS &
                                                 for inventory and requires the state to
                                 MEANS
                                                 appropriate funds to political subdivisions
                                                 to offset the revenue loss
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                                 ETHICS: Provides relative to gubernatorial
                                 HOUSE &
         HB678   GREENE                          transitions including the contribution limit
                              GOVERNMENTAL
                                                 and contribution and expenditure reports
                                 AFFAIRS
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                                 CAMPAIGN FINANCE: Provides relative to
                                 HOUSE &
         HB679   R.JONES                         funds for a gubernatorial transition and
                              GOVERNMENTAL
                                                 inauguration
                                 AFFAIRS
                               ASSIGNED TO       TAX/INCOME TAX: Provides relative to
         HB683   ROBIDEAUX    HOUSE WAYS &       residency requirements for purposes of
                                 MEANS           individual income taxation
                               ASSIGNED TO       MORTGAGES: Provides relative to fees for
         HB687   ARNOLD           HOUSE          engaging in residential mortgage lending
                                COMMERCE         activity
                               ASSIGNED TO       MORTGAGES: Provides relative to fees for
         HB688   ARNOLD           HOUSE          engaging in residential mortgage lending
                                COMMERCE         activity
                              ASSIGNED TO
                                             CIVIL/JURY TRIALS: Provides for the
         HB690   TALBOT      HOUSE CIVIL LAW
                                             pleading of damages in civil actions
                              & PROCEDURE
Oppose                         ASSIGNED TO
                                            PUBLIC BLDGS/GROUNDS-ST: Requires
                                 HOUSE
         HB707   PETERSON                   the construction of state buildings to include
                             APPROPRIATIONS
                                            energy efficient measures

                               ASSIGNED TO
                                  HOUSE      PROPERTY/PUBLIC: Provides for return to
NOMAR    HB712   WOOTON      TRANSPORTATION, the Grand Prairie Levee District land
                              HIGHWAYS, AND expropriated in the Bohemia Spillway
                              PUBLIC WORKS
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                                 ARCHITECTS: Provides for changes to
         HB728   SIMON            HOUSE
                                                 qualifications for examination of architects
                                COMMERCE
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                                EMPLOYMENT OF MINORS: Revises
                              HOUSE LABOR &
         HB738   BALDONE                        provisions relative to the employment of
                                INDUSTRIAL
                                                minors
                                 RELATIONS
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                             DISTRICTS/ECONOMIC DEVEL: Creates
 SW                          HOUSE MUNICIPAL
         HB745   FRANKLIN                    the District Thirty-Four Economic
                               & PAROCHIAL
                                             Development District in Calcasieu Parish
                                 AFFAIRS
                               ASSIGNED TO      TAX/TAXATION: Provides for restrictions
         HB747   ROBIDEAUX    HOUSE WAYS &      on the use of private auditing firms and
                                 MEANS          private legal counsel
                                             POLICE/STATE: Provides with respect to
                               ASSIGNED TO   the investigation of persons involved in the
         HB753   GEYMANN
                             HOUSE JUDICIARY manufacture, sale, or distribution of
                                             fraudulent documents
                              ASSIGNED TO    SEIZURES/SALES: Provides for the
         HB768   ABRAMSON    HOUSE CIVIL LAW prescriptive period and method of
                              & PROCEDURE    cancellation of a notice of seizure
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                             DISTRICTS/NEIGHBORHOOD: Creates the
 BR                          HOUSE MUNICIPAL
         HB772   M.JACKSON                   Melrose Place Crime Prevention District in
                               & PAROCHIAL
                                             East Baton Rouge Parish
                                 AFFAIRS
                               ASSIGNED TO      DISTRICTS/NEIGHBORHOOD: Creates the
 BR                          HOUSE MUNICIPAL    Capital Heights Neighborhood
         HB773   M.JACKSON
                               & PAROCHIAL      Improvement District in East Baton Rouge
                                 AFFAIRS        Parish
                              ASSIGNED TO
                                             NOTARIES: Provides for unlawful exercise
         HB781   WADDELL     HOUSE CIVIL LAW
                                             of notary powers
                              & PROCEDURE
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                                PROPERTY/EXPROPRIATION: Provides
                                  HOUSE
                                                with respect to expropriated property of
         HB791   HUTTER      TRANSPORTATION,
                                                DOTD not used for projects in a certain
                              HIGHWAYS, AND
                                                time period
                              PUBLIC WORKS
                                                WORKERS COMPENSATION: Provides that
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                                immunity from civil liability under worker's
                              HOUSE LABOR &
         HB795   ROY                            compensation law shall not extend to
                                INDUSTRIAL
                                                situations where an employer removes
                                 RELATIONS
                                                adequate safeguards
                               ASSIGNED TO      WORKERS COMPENSATION: Provides
                              HOUSE LABOR &     relative to subject matter jurisdiction in
         HB796   HONEY
                                INDUSTRIAL      workers' compensation claims and
                                 RELATIONS      disputes
Oppose                         ASSIGNED TO
                                                BUILDING CODES: Creates the Louisiana
         HB800   ROY              HOUSE
                                                Modular Housing Act
                                COMMERCE
                             SUBJECT TO CALL
                                             TAX/SALES & USE: Provides relative to
         HB802   J.H.SMITH       - HOUSE
                                             nonprofit organizations
                               INTRODUCED
                                                GOVERNMENT
                              ASSIGNED TO       ORGANIZATION:(Constitutional
                                HOUSE &         Amendment) Relative to the composition
         HB803   MORRELL
                             GOVERNMENTAL       of the executive branch of state
                                AFFAIRS         government, authorizes an additional
                                                department
         HB811   WILLIAMS      ASSIGNED TO      CREDIT/CONSUMER: Provides for
                                    HOUSE         automatic refunds when consumers have
                                  COMMERCE        overpaid
                                ASSIGNED TO    PRESCRIPTION: Provides for the
            HB815   ABRAMSON   HOUSE CIVIL LAW prescriptive period for actions involving
                                & PROCEDURE    the sale of certain immovable property
                                              FUNDS/PARISH TRANSPORT: Increases
                                 ASSIGNED TO
                                              the base amount of mass transit funding in
            HB818   HUTTER         HOUSE
                                              the Parish Transportation Fund for certain
                               APPROPRIATIONS
                                              parish and municipal governing authorities
                                                  PRESCRIPTION: Provides for
                                 ASSIGNED TO
                                                  commencement of prescriptive periods
            HB819   ABRAMSON        HOUSE
                                                  and applicable notice for claims under the
                                  COMMERCE
                                                  New Home Warranty Act
                                 ASSIGNED TO   CLERKS OF COURT: Provides relative to
            HB828   HENRY
                               HOUSE JUDICIARY the electronic filing of certain instruments
                                                  ETHICS: Extends the period during which
                                                  public employees may accept
                                ASSIGNED TO
                                                  contributions from not-for-profit
                                  HOUSE &
            HB829   DANAHAY                       organizations or funds within such
                               GOVERNMENTAL
                                                  organizations and the deadline by which
                                  AFFAIRS
                                                  organizations must report such
                                                  contributions to the Board of Ethics
                                ASSIGNED TO    MORTGAGES: Provides relative to the
            HB833   ABRAMSON   HOUSE CIVIL LAW cancellation of certain mortgages and
                                & PROCEDURE    vendor's privileges
                                                  DISTRICTS/SPECIAL: Creates the New
                               PENDING HOUSE
 NOMAR      HB836   A.BADON                       Orleans East Advisory Neighborhood
                                INTRODUCTION
                                                  Commission
APT ASSOC                       ASSIGNED TO    LEASES: Provides for certain rights and
   & LR     HB837   MARCHAND   HOUSE CIVIL LAW obligations of lessors and lessees relative
                                & PROCEDURE    to residential leases
                                ASSIGNED TO       LOBBYING: Allows a person who is an
                                  HOUSE &         executive branch lobbyist and a legislative
            HB844   TUCKER
                               GOVERNMENTAL       lobbyist to file one registration form and
                                  AFFAIRS         disclosure report
                                ASSIGNED TO    PRESCRIPTION: Provides for two-year
            HB863   ABRAMSON   HOUSE CIVIL LAW prescription for actions involving a power
                                & PROCEDURE    of attorney
                                 ASSIGNED TO      TELECOMMUNICATIONS: Provides for
            HB869   ARNOLD          HOUSE         regulation of cable and
                                  COMMERCE        telecommunications services
                                 ASSIGNED TO
                                    HOUSE
                                               PROPERTY/IMMOVABLE: Provides relative
            HB874   TUCKER     TRANSPORTATION,
                                               to railroad crossings
                                HIGHWAYS, AND
                                PUBLIC WORKS
 Monitor                        ASSIGNED TO
                                               CIVIL/JURY TRIALS: Provides for issues
            HB883   TALBOT     HOUSE CIVIL LAW
                                               triable by a jury
                                & PROCEDURE
                                 ASSIGNED TO      HOUSING: Provides relative to the
            HB886   MORRELL     HOUSE WAYS &      issuance of bonds by the Louisiana
                                   MEANS          Housing Finance Agency
                                              COURTS/APPELLATE: Provides relative to
                                 ASSIGNED TO
                                              appeal and review procedures for state
            HB891   FANNIN         HOUSE
                                              procurement of professional, personal,
                               APPROPRIATIONS
                                              consulting, and social services
                                               COURTS/APPELLATE: Provides relative to
                                 ASSIGNED TO
          HB898   FANNIN                       actions by or against the state related to
                               HOUSE JUDICIARY
                                               contracts
                                                 PROPERTY/SUBSTANDARD: Authorizes
                                                 certain agencies and entities in Orleans
                                                 Parish to enforce health, safety, and
NOMAR                          PENDING HOUSE     welfare statutes and ordinances in any
          HB903   LORUSSO
                                INTRODUCTION     court of competent jurisdiction and
                                                 establishes an environmental docket in the
                                                 Civil District Court for the parish of
                                                 Orleans to hear any such matter
                                 ASSIGNED TO     DISTRICTS/SPECIAL: Provides that certain
                               HOUSE MUNICIPAL   members of community development
          HB905   TUCKER
                                 & PAROCHIAL     district boards shall be appointed rather
                                   AFFAIRS       than elected
                                 ASSIGNED TO
                                                 CREDIT: Provides for consumer credit
          HB917   HINES             HOUSE
                                                 counseling
                                  COMMERCE
Support                          ASSIGNED TO     BUILDING CODES: Provides for changes
          HB920   FANNIN            HOUSE        to the Louisiana State Uniform
                                  COMMERCE       Construction Code
                                                 FINANCIAL INSTNS OFFICE: Provides for a
                                 ASSIGNED TO
                                                 database within the Office of Financial
          HB929   BARROW            HOUSE
                                                 Institutions for processing deferred
                                  COMMERCE
                                                 presentment transactions and small loans
                                 ASSIGNED TO     PROPERTY/ABANDONED: Provides
                               HOUSE MUNICIPAL   relative to the removal of dangerous
          HB934   TEMPLET
                                 & PAROCHIAL     structures by the governing authority of
                                   AFFAIRS       parishes and municipalities
                                                 GOVERNMENT ORGANIZATION: Transfers
                                ASSIGNED TO      certain agencies from the office of the
                                  HOUSE &        governor to certain departments in the
          HB935   FANNIN
                               GOVERNMENTAL      executive branch of state government and
                                  AFFAIRS        places certain agencies in the division of
                                                 administration
Oppose                           ASSIGNED TO     BUILDING CODES: Provides for changes
          HB940   TALBOT            HOUSE        to the Louisiana State Uniform
                                  COMMERCE       Construction Code
Oppose                           ASSIGNED TO
                                                 BUILDING CODES: Provides for changes
          HB941   TALBOT            HOUSE
                                                 to the La. State Uniform Construction Code
                                  COMMERCE
                                 ASSIGNED TO
                                                 MORTGAGES: Prohibits prepayment
          HB943   LAFONTA           HOUSE
                                                 penalties on certain loans
                                  COMMERCE
                                 ASSIGNED TO     FINANCIAL INSTNS OFFICE: Provides
          HB944   WHITE             HOUSE        relative to deferred presentment
                                  COMMERCE       transactions
                                 ASSIGNED TO
                                              FUNDS/FUNDING: Creates the Municipal
          HB946   MCVEA            HOUSE
                                              Transportation Fund
                               APPROPRIATIONS
                                 ASSIGNED TO     INSURANCE/PROPERTY: Provides for the
          HB948   ST.GERMAIN        HOUSE        Public Fire Protection Grading Review
                                  INSURANCE      Board and the Louisiana Addendum
                                ASSIGNED TO
                                                 LABOR: Provides relative to non-compete
          HB968   EDWARDS      HOUSE LABOR &
                                                 agreements
                                 INDUSTRIAL
                                 RELATIONS
Oppose                          ASSIGNED TO       BUILDING CODES: Provides for the
          HB978    WADDELL         HOUSE          acceptance of design equivalencies by
                                 COMMERCE         local governments
                                ASSIGNED TO
                                              TAX INCREMENT FINANCING: Provides
                              HOUSE MUNICIPAL
          HB979    RICHMOND                   relative to the Lake Forest Plaza District in
NOMAR                           & PAROCHIAL
                                              Orleans Parish
                                  AFFAIRS
                                ASSIGNED TO       BANKS/BANKING: Provides for changes to
          HB985    ARNOLD          HOUSE          the Sale of Checks and Money
                                 COMMERCE         Transmission Act
                                                  DISTRICTS/NEIGHBORHOOD: Provides
                              PENDING HOUSE
NOMAR     HB1005   ABRAMSON                       relative to the Audubon Area Security
                               INTRODUCTION
                                                  District
                                              PROPERTY: Requires the filing of an act of
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                              immobilization of a manufactured home
          HB1008   ABRAMSON   HOUSE CIVIL LAW
                                              with the secretary of the Department of
                               & PROCEDURE
                                              Public Safety and Corrections
                               ASSIGNED TO    PRIVILEGES/LIENS: Provides for the
          HB1010   ABRAMSON   HOUSE CIVIL LAW ranking of mortgages where loan proceeds
                               & PROCEDURE    are used to purchase immovable property
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                                  BOARDS/COMMISSIONS: Abolishes
                                 HOUSE &
          HB1016   SMILEY                         certain boards, commissions, authorities,
                              GOVERNMENTAL
                                                  and like entities
                                 AFFAIRS
                               ASSIGNED TO
                                                  LOBBYING: Provides relative to the
                                 HOUSE &
          HB1020   GALLOT                         definition of expenditure for the purpose of
                              GOVERNMENTAL
                                                  lobbying
                                 AFFAIRS
                               ASSIGNED TO  MINERALS/LEASES: Provides for
          HB1026   DOVE       HOUSE NATURAL management of certain mineral leases by
                               RESOURCES    the State Mineral Board
                                ASSIGNED TO       BOARDS/COMMISSIONS: Changes the
          HB1027   LOPINTO         HOUSE          State Plumbing Board to the La. State
                                 COMMERCE         Plumbing and HVACR-Mechanical Board
                                ASSIGNED TO       BOARDS/COMMISSIONS: Changes the
          HB1029   RITCHIE         HOUSE          State Plumbing Board to the La. State
                                 COMMERCE         Plumbing and Electrical Board
                               ASSIGNED TO    PROPERTY/EXPROPRIATION: Authorizes
  NE      HB1031   GALLOT     HOUSE CIVIL LAW the city of Ruston to expropriate property
                               & PROCEDURE    by a declaration of taking
                                ASSIGNED TO
NOMAR                         HOUSE MUNICIPAL DISTRICTS/NEIGHBORHOOD: Creates the
          HB1032   LORUSSO
                                & PAROCHIAL   Mid-City Security District in Orleans Parish
                                  AFFAIRS
Oppose                          ASSIGNED TO       BUILDING CODES: Provides for changes
          HB1042   GEYMANN         HOUSE          to the Louisiana State Uniform
                                 COMMERCE         Construction Code Council
Monitor                                           FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS: Requires a
                                ASSIGNED TO
                                                  financial institution to file a certificate of
          HB1043   FANNIN          HOUSE
                                                  occupancy with the local conveyance
                                 COMMERCE
                                                  records office
                               ASSIGNED TO   SEX OFFENSE/REGISTRY: Provides for
          HB1052   CAZAYOUX   HOUSE CRIMINAL revisions to the sex offender and child
                                 JUSTICE     predator registration and notification
                                                            provisions
                                                            DISTRICTS/TAXING: Creates a tax
                                          PENDING HOUSE
       BR             HB1059   BARROW                       increment financing district in north Baton
                                           INTRODUCTION
                                                            Rouge
                                                            PARISH/EAST BATON ROUGE: Authorizes
                                          PENDING HOUSE     the East Baton Rouge Redevelopment
                      HB1065   BARROW
                                           INTRODUCTION     Authority to initiate an expedited title and
                                                            foreclosure action
                                           ASSIGNED TO    MORTGAGES: Provides relative to the
                      HB1067   EDWARDS    HOUSE CIVIL LAW cancellation of certain mortgages and
                                           & PROCEDURE    vendor's privileges
                                            ASSIGNED TO  CONTRACTORS: Provides for penalties for
                      HB1082   GEYMANN        HOUSE      licensed contractors with state contracts
                                          APPROPRIATIONS who employ illegal immigrants
                                           ASSIGNED TO
                                          HOUSE LABOR &     LABOR: Enacts the Construction Industry
                      HB1083   P.SMITH
                                            INDUSTRIAL      Independent Contractor Act
                                             RELATIONS
                                            ASSIGNED TO     PARISH/GOVERN AUTHORITY: Authorizes
                                          HOUSE MUNICIPAL   a parish governing authority to place
                      HB1093   CONNICK
                                            & PAROCHIAL     certain charges of property owners on the
                                              AFFAIRS       ad valorem tax rolls of the parish
                                            ASSIGNED TO     DISTRICTS/TAXING: Provides for the
      ALEX            HB1094   DIXON       HOUSE WAYS &     creation of a tax increment financing
                                              MEANS         district in the city of Alexandria
                                           ASSIGNED TO
                                                          CIVIL/CLAIMS: Provides for claims
                      HB1101   LORUSSO    HOUSE CIVIL LAW
                                                          involving exposure to asbestos or silica
                                           & PROCEDURE
                                                            SEWERAGE/N O WATER BD: Provides
                                          PENDING HOUSE
    NOMAR             HB1102   PETERSON                     relative to the Sewerage and Water Board
                                           INTRODUCTION
                                                            of New Orleans
Status:
WITHDRAWN FROM                             ASSIGNED TO  ENERGY/OIL & GAS: Provides for leasing
 THE FILES OF THE
 HOUSE PRIOR TO       HB1106   MORRIS     HOUSE NATURAL and permitting of certain underground
  INTRODUCTION                             RESOURCES    storage
 Updated: 3/25/2008
                                                            PARISH/EAST BATON ROUGE: Provides
                                          PENDING HOUSE
       BR             HB1108   BARROW                       relative to the East Baton Rouge
                                           INTRODUCTION
                                                            Redevelopment Authority
                                                            ENERGY/OIL & GAS: Provides for leasing
                                          PENDING HOUSE
                      HB1117   MORRIS                       and permitting of certain underground
                                            REFERRAL
                                                            storage
                                                            PUBLIC CONTRACTS: Authorizes the
                                          PENDING HOUSE     adjutant general and Military Department to
                      HB1120   LORUSSO
                                            REFERRAL        utilize the design-build method for certain
                                                            construction projects

				
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