Click on any bill number to see the current text of that bill. Click on the author's name to see the author's webpage on the legislative website. More Information about each bill can be found at the" More Information on" link below each bill.

 

HB 1, Zeringue

Provides for the ordinary operating expenses of state government for Fiscal Year 2022-2023

Current Status: Senate amendments concurred in in the House; to be enrolled

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HB 214, Nelson

Requires passage of a reading instruction test as a condition of teacher certification in elementary education

Current Status: Pending in Senate Committee on Education

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HB 269, Nelson

Prohibits promotion to the fourth grade of certain students whose reading deficiencies have not been remedied by the end of the third grade

Current Status: Pending in Senate Committee on Education

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HB 272, Jefferson

Provides for mental health evaluations in divorce and child custody proceedings

Current Status: Pending in Senate Committee on Judiciary A

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HB 417, Hilferty

Authorizes early learning centers to maintain a supply of auto-injectable epinephrine

Current Status: House Bills 3rd Reading and Final Passage

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HB 460, Brass

Expands the purposes for which a parish governing authority may levy a tax relative to early childhood programs

Current Status: House Bills 3rd Reading and Final Passage

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HB 516, Landry

Requires each governing authority of a public high school to adopt policies regarding attendance, breastfeeding, and child care for students who are pregnant or parenting

Current Status: Pending in Senate Committee on Education

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HB 650, Hilferty

Provides for Medicaid coverage of prescription breast milk

Current Status: Pending in House Committee on Appropriations

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HB 651, Hilferty

Provides relative to insurance coverage for prescription breast milk

Current Status: Pending in House Committee on Appropriations

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HB 758, Schexnayder

Provides relative to industrial hemp

Current Status: House Bills 3rd Reading and Final Passage

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HB 767, Marino

Relative to licensure of production facilities for therapeutic marijuana

Current Status: Pending in House Committee on Health & Welfare

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HB 768, Marino

Provides for the licensure of therapeutic marijuana pharmacies

Current Status: Killed in the House

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HB 784, Duplessis

Provides relative to universal perinatal mood disorder screening for primary care doctors

Current Status: Senate amendments concurred in in the House; to be enrolled

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HB 921, McFarland

Provides relative to adverse childhood experiences and trauma-informed education

Current Status: Pending in Senate Committee on Education

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HB 970, White

Creates an early childhood literacy program for the purpose of delivering an age-appropriate book monthly to eligible children under the age of five

Current Status: Pending in House Committee on Appropriations

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HCR 1, Ivey

Suspends provisions of law authorizing the exclusion of unimmunized persons from in-person attendance at schools and day care centers under certain circumstances

Current Status: Pending in Senate Committee on Education

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SB 47, Fields

Requires public schools to offer prekindergarten instruction

Current Status: Senate Bills on Third Reading and Final Passage

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SB 169, Mizell

Requires annual meetings of and reports from the Early Childhood Care and Education Commission

Current Status: Enrolled, awaiting governor's action

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SB 170, Mizell

Provides relative to powers and duties of the Children's Cabinet

Current Status: Pending in Senate Committee on Health and Welfare

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SB 184, Boudreaux

Provides relative to Family Independence Temporary Assistance Program (FITAP) participants

Current Status: Withdrawn from the files of the Senate

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SB 259, Hewitt

Provides reporting requirements for certain state agencies that administer certain federal and state social service or financial assistance programs

Current Status: Senate Bills on Third Reading and Final Passage

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SB 294, Jackson

Eliminates the death penalty for offenses committed on or after August 1, 2022, and allocates savings generated to Early Childhood Education Fund literacy programs

Current Status: Pending in Senate Committee on Judiciary C

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SB 403, Bouie

Provides relative to screening or testing required for entrance in a public prekindergarten program

Current Status: Pending in Senate Committee on Education

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