BATON ROUGE - Today, Governor John Bel Edwards announced that he signed the following bills into law:

ACT 99HB 17: Relative to the Municipal Employees' Retirement System, to authorize the Louisiana Local Government Environmental Facilities and Community Development Authority to participate in the system

ACT 100HB 177: Provides relative to the Louisiana Naval War Memorial Commission

ACT 101HB 193: Provides with respect to legislative continuance in civil cases

ACT 102HB 212: Requires employers to report pending lump-sum payments to employees to appropriate enforcement agencies

ACT 103HB 214: Authorizes the sale of certain property in Rapides Parish

ACT 104HB 246: Provides relative to an extension of the time period for coroners to report traffic fatalities

ACT 105HB 252: Provides relative to the Provisional Licenses for Ex-Offenders Act

ACT 106HB 270: Provides relative to the notification of and special elections to fill vacancies in elective positions on the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education

ACT 107HB 284: Provides relative to the Business Corporation Act

ACT 108HB 313: Provides for disclosure of information to property owners whose property is subject to expropriation

ACT 109HB 331: Provides with respect to facsimile filings

ACT 110HB 350: Prohibits certain persons from preventing or limiting communication, visitation, or interaction with others

ACT 111HB 366: Provides with respect to parole supervision fees

ACT 112HB389: Extends the territorial jurisdiction of the City Court of the town of Franklin

ACT 113HB 403: Provides for membership of the reentry advisory council

ACT 114HB 423: Includes reptile and amphibian wholesale/retail dealers in the trip ticket program

ACT 115HB 447: Provides for changes to procedures for continuing tutorships

ACT 116HB 456: Provides with respect to the revocation of notarial commissions

ACT 117HB 482:  Creates a task force to recommend means by which the state may better facilitate permanency for foster children

ACT 118HB 494: Provides relative to the membership and functions of the La. State Child Death Review Panel

ACT 119HB 525: Provides relative to venue in certain proceedings involving abuse

ACT 120HB 530: Amends provisions relative to group insurance premiums for retirees of the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office

ACT 121HB 562: Permits local public school boards to assign students to charter schools under certain circumstances

ACT 122HB 574: Provides for the inclusion of certain information in a judgment of interdiction

ACT 123HB 612: Allows vehicle mechanical breakdown insurers to file audited consolidated financial statements with the commissioner of insurance

ACT 124HB 624: Provides with respect to the reporting of certain judicial proceedings regarding the possession of firearms

ACT 125HB 7: Provides with respect to expungement

ACT 126HB 114: Designates the Louisiana Highway 1138-2 Prien Lake Road and Holly Hill Road roundabout in Calcasieu Parish as the "Russell T. Tritico, Sr. Circle"

ACT 127HB 133: Provides relative to the civil service status of employees of the Housing Authority of the Town of Oil City

ACT 128HB 147: Requires high schools in certain parishes to keep automated external defibrillators on their premises

ACT 129HB 189: Provides with respect to the closure of a restaurant at a qualified truck stop facility

ACT 130HB 217: Provides for the granting of educational leadership certification by the State Bd. of Elementary and Secondary Education

ACT 131HB 224: Provides with respect to court costs collected on civil filings to fund the Judicial College

ACT 132HB 285: Provides for continuous revisions to the Code of Civil Procedure and related provisions of the Revised Statutes

ACT 133HB 290: Changes the name of certain oyster harvest gear from "dredge" to "scraper" and provides for limitations on the dimensions of the scrapers

ACT 134HB 306: Expands the uses of the Public Oyster Seed Ground Development Account

ACT 135HB 310: Provides relative to the authority of the Public Service Commission regarding pass-through charges

ACT 136HB 311: Designates a portion of Louisiana Highway 3063 in Calcasieu Parish as the "First Responders Memorial Highway"

ACT 137HB 355: Provides relative to military honor license plates for "Bronze Star Medal" recipients

ACT 138HB 358: Provides for an extension of court costs collected by the Civil District Court for the parish of Orleans and its clerk

ACT 139HB 434: Provides for the designation of a portion of Louisiana Highway 27 in Cameron Parish as the "Terry Cox Memorial Highway"

ACT 140HB 520: Provides for deposits made by certain foreign insurers applying for admission in Louisiana

ACT 141HB 521: Provides relative to the registration of securities

ACT 142HB 663: Requires notice to a non-captive insurance producer prior to an insurance company terminating the producer's appointment

ACT 143HB 672: Provides relative to rights and requirements of certain persons authorized to arrange the disposition of human remains

ACT 144HB 687: Designates a portion of Louisiana Highway 86 in Iberia Parish as the "Albert "Al" Broussard Memorial Highway"

ACT 145HB 694: Provides relative to required coverage for reconstructive surgeries following mastectomies

ACT 146HB 730: Revises route designations for certain byways

ACT 147HB 806: Provides relative to the dissolution of limited liability companies

ACT 148HB 864: Prohibits certain claims fees assessed by health insurers or pharmacy benefit managers

ACT 149HB 868: Authorizes public school governing authorities to require at least one coach for each sport offered by a public school to be certified in CPR, first aid, and use of an automated external defibrillator

ACT 150HB 894: Provides with respect to reporting for Offender Reentry Support Pilot Program

ACT 151HB 899: Provides relative to the allocation of local funds by the Orleans Parish School Board for schools transferred to the Recovery School District

ACT 152HB 911: Authorizes the transfer of certain state property in Grant Parish

ACT 153HB 913: Adds to the membership of the Child Protection Representation Commission

ACT 154HB 966: Provides relative to fees charged for burial at a state veterans cemetery

ACT 155HB 969: Requires adult residential care providers and nursing homes to disseminate information on shingles and pneumonia immunizations

ACT 156HB 1003: Creates the "K9s4COPS" special prestige license plate

ACT 157HB 1015: Changes the designation of rule making authority relative to the state fire marshal and the Department of Health and Hospitals

ACT 158HB 1136: Authorizes the disclosure of vital records data to law enforcement


Gov. Edwards previously signed the following bills into law:

Act 1 – SB 1: To designate a portion of LA Highway 14 in Calcasieu Parish as the "Louisiana State Trooper Steven Vincent Memorial Highway”

Act 2 – HB 273: Re-creates the Department of Insurance

Act 3 – HB 341: Provides relative to registration of discount medical plan organizations with the commissioner of insurance

Act 4 – HB 363: Provides that making certain false statements to the Property Insurance Association of Louisiana is a fraudulent insurance act

Act 5 – HB 515: Provides relative to the inspection of meat

Act 6 – HB 803: Corrects certain citations in the Insurance Code

ACT 7 – HB 179: Adds "blaze pink" as an alternative to the hunter orange requirements

ACT 8 – HB 194: Provides for exemption of expungement fees in certain circumstances

ACT 9 – HB 516: Provides relative to the Louisiana Aquatic Chelonian Research and Promotion Board

ACT 10 – HB 523: Provides relative to the Dairy Industry Promotion Law

ACT 11 – HB 588: Reduces the fee charged to the Department of Children and Family Services and district public defender's offices for each tax offset claim

ACT 12 – HB 592: Provides with respect to the Agricultural Commodities Dealer and Warehouse Law

ACT 13 – SB 32: Authorizes the city of Carencro to levy a sales and use tax

ACT 14 – SB 63: Removes the Chennault Aviation and Military Museum from the jurisdiction of the Department of State

ACT 15 – SB 110: Re-creates the Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism

ACT 16 – SB 139: Removes the Schepis Museum from the jurisdiction of the Department of State

ACT 18 – SB 174: Provides relative to the minimum ACT score for TOPS eligibility and TOPS award amounts

ACT 19 – HB 12: Provides that the state treasurer and the commissioner of administration, or their designees, serve as voting members of the Municipal Employees' Retirement System board of trustees

ACT 20 – HB 100: Redesignates a portion of United States Highway 165 in Grant Parish as the "Captain Ronald David Bennett Memorial Highway" 

ACT 21 – HB 109: Provides for issuance of multiple hang tags for persons with mobility impairments

ACT 22 – HB 110: Designates a bridge located on Louisiana Highway 154 in Bossier Parish as the "Officer Thomas LaValley Memorial Bridge"

ACT 23 – HB 120: Designates portions of certain highways in Vernon Parish

ACT 24 – HB 128: Adds requirements to qualify for a commissioned police officer special prestige license plate

ACT 25 – HB 236: Provides grace period in order to pay certain taxes and fees related to motor vehicles for persons separating from active duty military service

ACT 26 – HB 248: Provides relative to a certain special prestige license plate for motorcycles

ACT 28 – HB 468: Requires adult residential care providers to disseminate educational information on influenza

ACT 29 – HB 485: Provides for access to consumer reports by the Department of Children and Family Services for child support purposes 

ACT 30 – HB 519: Provides relative to the maintenance of electronic records by domestic insurers and to the maintenance of their records outside the state 

ACT 31 – HB 622: Authorizes the transfer of certain state property in Caddo Parish

ACT 32 – HB 782: Provides relative to certain definitions in the Insurance Code used in regulation of health insurance

ACT 33 – HB 28: Establishes legal holiday in Grant Parish

ACT 34 – HB 31: Establishes legal holiday in Union Parish

ACT 35 – HB 44: Provides relative to the mayor's court for the city of Kenner

ACT 36 – HB 91: Provides for mayor's court in village of Elizabeth

ACT 38 – HB 95: Adds additional members to Louisiana Commission on Law Enforcement and Administration of Criminal Justice

ACT 39 – HB 116: Requires each constable in Caddo Parish to report information relative to its deputy constable to sheriff

ACT 40 – HB 196: Provides with respect to fuel sales at qualified truck stop facilities

ACT 41 – HB 210: Provides relative to time limits for institution of prosecution of certain sex offenses

ACT 42 – HB 251: Provides relative to state soil and water conservation commission

ACT 43 – HB 291: Provides relative to division of diversity and opportunity and Advisory Committee on Equal Opportunity

ACT 44 – HB 304: Provides with respect to cost of concealed handgun permit for veterans

ACT 45 – HB 312: Reconstitutes Louisiana Mandated Health Benefits Commission and repeals certain provisions relative to mandated health insurance benefits

ACT 46 – HB 323: Authorizes transfer of state property in Morehouse Parish

ACT 48 – HB 346: Provides for exceptions to consumer loan licensing requirements

ACT 49 – HB 442: Authorizes secretary of Department of Public Safety and Corrections to rename correctional facility at Cottonport, Louisiana, "Raymond Laborde Correctional Center"

ACT 50 – HB 460: Provides authority for domestic insurers to invest in certain foreign securities

ACT 51 – HB 490: Provides for submission of remittance advice by health insurers to pharmacists

ACT 52 – HB 495: Establishes fee for conducting pardon investigations

ACT 53 – HB 524: Provides relative to penalties for failure to provide records of petroleum products sold

ACT 54 – HB 548: Adds creation of reentry court in 4th JDC

ACT 55 – HB 571: Repeals requirement that the secretary of state print documents of the Louisiana Historical Association

ACT 56 – HB 596: Provides for notification and effectiveness of material change in contract between health insurance issuer and producer

ACT 58 – HB 613: Provides relative to genetic information obtained by health insurers

ACT 59 – HB 618: Requires health facility to provide notice of parent's right to determine final disposition of fetal remains

ACT 60 – HB 634: Provides with respect to imprescriptible reservation of mineral rights

ACT 61 – HB 637: Authorizes imposition of certain fees for rental of automobiles

ACT 62 – HB 688: Adds substances to Schedules II and IV of Uniform Controlled Dangerous Substances Law

ACT 63 – HB 692: Provides exemptions to citizenship and residency requirements for certain alcohol beverage permits

ACT 64 – HB 724: Provides relative to deposits payable upon depositor's death

ACT 65 – HB 755: Re-creates Department of Revenue

ACT 66 – HB 812: Provides relative to maximizing use of available office space in state buildings

ACT 68 – HB 816: Provide relative to certificates of creditable coverage

ACT 69 – HB 847: Provides relative to Dept. of Culture, Recreation and Tourism

ACT 70 – HB 867: Provides relative to the placement of advertisement signs on state-owned property

ACT 71 – HB 909: Provides with respect to limitation of terms of members of boards and commissions

ACT 72 – HB 932: Provides relative to certain exemptions from continuing education requirements for producers

ACT 73 – SB 28: Provides relative to the qualifications of the chief of police for the town of Gueydan

ACT 74 – SB 144: Provides relative to state banks' accounting for immovable property

ACT 75 – SB 145: Repeals certain provisions of the Sale of Checks and Money Transmission Act

ACT 76 – SB 469: Provides for cancellation of judgments in favor of the state

ACT 78 – HB 26: Provides relative to appeals of certain disability eligibility decisions in the Firefighters' Retirement System

ACT 79 – HB 38: Provides relative to reenrollment in the Firefighters' Retirement System by employees covered by Social Security

ACT 80 – HB 107: Provides for technical corrections to provisions of the La. Revised Statutes as necessary for conformity with the Safe Haven Law

ACT 81 – HB 175: Provides for requirements for training early learning center employees on recognizing and preventing shaken baby syndrome

ACT 82 – HB 190: Provides with respect to the disposition of sensitive criminal evidence

ACT 83 – HB 230: Provides relative to early voting days interrupted by a holiday

ACT 84 – HB 237:  Provides for an official symbol to identify emergency care facilities designated in the Safe Haven Law

ACT 85 – HB 249: Provides relative to the regulation of regional notification centers

ACT 86 – HB 269: Provides with respect to successions and donations

ACT 87 – HB 272: Allows a public servant to accept complimentary admission to a fundraising event held by or for the benefit of certain educational institutions or programs, excluding professional, semi-professional, or collegiate sporting events

ACT 88 – HB 288: Provides with respect to release of judicial mortgages from property acquired in bankruptcy proceeding

ACT 89 – HB 289: Provides with respect to a corporation's juridical personality at the termination of corporate existence

ACT 90 – HB 475: Provides for the organization of the Department of Children and Family Services

ACT 91 – SB 432: Provides for return of certain RSD schools to the transferring school board

ACT 92 – HB 70: Provides for a mayor's court in the village of Creola

ACT 93 – SB 2: Authorizes payments funded by state systems' experience accounts to certain retirees and beneficiaries

ACT 94 – SB 5: Provides for the payment of certain system administrative expenses

ACT 95 – SB 18: Provides for actuarial determinations and application of funds

ACT 96 – SB 271: Provides for medical marijuana

ACT 97 – HB 386: Extends the mandatory waiting period between certain required pre-abortion procedures and the performance of an abortion

ACT 98 – HB 488: Provides relative to qualifications of physicians who perform elective abortions