BATON ROUGE - Today, Governor John Bel Edwards announced that he signed the following bills into law:
ACT 159 – SB 4: Provides for the frequency of meetings of the board of trustees.
ACT 160 – SB 14: Adds employees of the Chenier Plain Coastal Restoration and Protection Authority to the system membership.
ACT 161 – SB 15: Provides for exceptions from the retail seafood dealer's license.
ACT 162 – SB 27: Provides relative to motor vehicle rental insurers.
ACT 163 – SB 48: Authorizes the St. Mary Parish Council, the town of Berwick and Recreation District No. 3 to enter into a contract assigning to the town the obligation to provide service in the area of the district annexed by the town.
ACT 164 – SB 68: Provides relative to the Legislative Youth Advisory Council.
ACT 165 – SB 87: Designates interchange of I-10 with US 171 in Calcasieu Parish as "Louisiana State Master Trooper Stephen H. Gray Memorial Interchange".
ACT 166 – SB 126: Provides relative to payable on death accounts.
ACT 167 – SB 128: Provides relative to self-service storage facilities.
ACT 168 – SB 151: Repeals certain provisions declared unconstitutional that regard attorney fees in lawsuits filed against public officials.
ACT 169 – SB 159: Authorizes LTA to undertake state-designated priority "A" or "B" projects in Statewide Transportation Plan.
ACT 170 – SB 220: Provides for powers of the estate of a deceased or incompetent member of a limited liability company.
ACT 171 – SB 234: Provides relative to additional default remedies by certain debtors under certain secured transactions.
ACT 172 – SB 235: Provides relative to the status of private entities that contract with the Algiers Development District.
ACT 173 – SB 261: Authorizes two or more parishes to create a game and fish preserve when the preserve is located in multiple parishes.
ACT 174 – SB 266: Provides for licensing of insurance claims adjusters.
ACT 175 – SB 368: Provides relative to intrafamily adoptions.
ACT 176 – SB 372: Provides for actuarial notes on prefiled bills.
ACT 177 – SB 384: Provides relative to promotions in the Lafayette Police Department.
ACT 178 – SB 396: Provides relative to promotional seniority in the Lake Charles Police Department for officers who have been deployed.
ACT 179 – SB 404: Regulates unsolicited offers for the transfer and sale of mineral rights.
ACT 180 – SB 457: Authorizes the Avoyelles Parish School Board to levy and collect an additional sales tax, subject to voter approval.