Gov. Edwards signs bills into law from 2023 Legislative Session

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Published: May. 25, 2023 at 4:02 PM CDT|Updated: 5 hours ago
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BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Gov. John Bel Edwards signed new bills into law on Monday, June 5, from the 2023 Legislative Session.

ACT 1-HB294 Provides for certain insurance premium discounts.

ACT 2-HB113 Provides relative to volunteer board members of certain interlocal risk management agencies.

ACT 3-HB123 Provides relative to nursing home requirements and standards for emergency preparedness plans.

ACT 4-HB319 Repeals a provision of licensure by endorsement for nurses.

ACT 5-HB230 Provides for the continuous revision of the Code of Civil Procedure.

ACT 6-HB6 Extends deadline for annual January meetings of certain public postsecondary education boards.

ACT 7-HB7 Provides relative to default judgments.

ACT 8-HB11 Provides for contract limits for projects.

ACT 9-HB20 Provides relative to court costs for the City Court of Lake Charles.

ACT 10-HB27 Provides with respect to reporting of gaming revenue.

ACT 11-HB48 Provides relative to mayor’s court costs.

ACT 12-HB110 Provides relative to fortified roof endorsements.

ACT 13-HB112 Provides relative to the Louisiana State Board of Private Security Examiners.

ACT 14-HB133 Provides relative to the Prescription Monitoring Program Advisory Council.

ACT 15-HB171 Provides relative to requirements for dealers and marketplace facilitators to collect and remit sales and use taxes.

ACT 16-HB194 Provides relative to post-adoption visitation rights of grandparents.

ACT 17-HB200 Provides relative to newborn screening for certain genetic conditions.

ACT 18-HB216 Authorizes certain military members stationed in Louisiana to serve as commissioners.

ACT 19-HB232 Provides relative to licensing and reporting procedures for charitable gaming.

ACT 20-HB248 Provides for the burial of pet remains with human remains.

ACT 21-HB256 Requires extension of the deadline to pay local sales taxes when the deadline for payment of the tax falls on certain holidays.

ACT 22-HB302 Provides relative to cemetery trust funds.

ACT 23-HB314 Provides relative to trained peer support members.

ACT 24-HB337 Eliminates the minimum child support award in the child support guidelines.

ACT 25-HB393 Provides relative to certain building code roofing inspections of a commercial or residential structure.

ACT 26-HB395 Provides relative to filings with the secretary of state’s office.

ACT 31-SB15 Provides relative to per diem received by commissioners of the Vinton Harbor and Terminal District.

ACT 32-SB17 Provides for the composition, terms, powers, and duties of the Shreveport police and firefighters’ pension boards of trustees.

ACT 33-SB20 Provides relative to hospital service districts and scholarships for certain healthcare professionals.

ACT 34-SB24 Provides relative to the Louisiana Board for Hearing Aid Dealers.

ACT 35-SB29 Provides relative to the use of a surgical smoke plume evacuation system.

ACT 36-SB36 Provides for funding of certain insurance costs for retirees of the Ascension Parish Sheriff’s Office.

ACT 37-SB53 Provides for the powers and authority of the commission of the Cane River Waterway District.

ACT 38-SB55 Provides for procuration or mandate by a succession representative.

ACT 39-SB59 Authorizes the sale of certain school property by the Natchitoches Parish School Board and the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education.

ACT 40-SB64 Creates Ezekiel’s Law and provides relative to protecting children from abuse.

ACT 41-SB68 Provides for the lease of property located within Jefferson Parish.

ACT 42-SB98 Provides for adding interest in bone marrow donorship to the list of options offered during application for renewal of a state-issued driver’s license.

ACT 43-SB100 Provides for advanced recycling facilities.

ACT 44-SB101 Provides for the distribution of funds from the Lafayette Parish Visitor Enterprise Fund.

ACT 45-SB113 Provides for certain insurance premium discounts.

ACT 46-SB115 Provides relative to educational benefits for children, spouses, and surviving spouses of certain veterans.

ACT 47-SB143 Provides for former officers or insolvent insurers.

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