Legislative Session 2017

House Bills  Municipal Fire & Police Legislation

 

 

UPCOMING COMMITTEE MEETINGS

 

 

 

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Bill ID

Author

Summary

Status

HB1 HENRY APPROPRIATIONS:  Provides for the ordinary operating expenses of state government for Fiscal Year 2017-2018

Scheduled to be heard June 12

Pending in Conference Committee (House)

HB8 ABRAHAM
RETIREMENT/FIREFIGHTERS:  Provides relative to membership restrictions of the Firefighters' Retirement System

Scheduled to be heard May 22

Subject to call - House Final Passage

HB9 ABRAHAM
RETIREMENT/FIREFIGHTERS:  Provides relative to earnable compensation in the Firefighters' Retirement System

Signed by Governor

ACT 17

HB21 ABRAHAM RETIREMENT/FIREFIGHTERS:  Provides relative to irrevocability of optional beneficiary designation

Signed by Governor

ACT 21

HB22 ABRAHAM
RETIREMENT/FIREFIGHTERS:  Provides relative to retirement options in the Firefighters' Retirement System

Signed by Governor

ACT 22

HB23 CARPENTER RETIREMENT/FIREFIGHTERS:  Provides relative to benefit payments if an eligible member of the Firefighters' Retirement System dies prior to retirement

Scheduled to be heard May 15

Pending Senate Retirement

HB35 CARPENTER RETIREMENT/FIREFIGHTERS:  Provides relative to the offset of disability retirement benefits of members of the Firefighters' Retirement System based on receipt of workers' compensation benefits

Signed by Governor

ACT 24

HB37 LEOPOLD RETIREMENT/PAROCHIAL EMP:  Authorizes certain employees of Plaquemines Parish government to remain in the Parochial Employees' Retirement System of Louisiana (OR SEE BELOW) Withdrawn from the files of the House
HB42 DANAHAY CIVIL SERVICE/FIRE & POL:  Provides that the position of district captain for Ward 6 Fire Protection District No. 1 of Calcasieu Parish is in the unclassified service Involuntarily Deferred in House Municipal, Parochial, and Cultural Affairs
HB70 HORTON CIVIL SERVICE/FIRE & POL:  Provides relative to the classified fire service in the cities of Baton Rouge, Bossier City, and Lafayette and Fire Protection District No. 2 of Ward 4 of Calcasieu Parish

 

Sent to Governor

 

HB87 DEVILLIER CIVIL SERVICE/FIRE & POL:  Provides relative to the classified police service in the city of Eunice Sent to Governor
HB96 BACALA LAW ENFORCEMENT:  Provides relative to polygraph examinations of law enforcement officers while under investigation

Scheduled to be heard May 3

Pending House Judiciary

HB97 BACALA LAW ENFORCEMENT:  Provides relative to certification requirements for law enforcement officers investigating traffic fatalities

Sent to Governor

HB186 BAGLEY WEAPONS/HANDGUNS:  Provides an exception to the crime of illegal carrying of weapons for certain first responders

Scheduled to be heard May 25

Subject to call - House Final Passage

HB213 J.HARRIS LAW ENFORCE/OFFICERS:  Provides relative to the Louisiana Uniform Law Enforcement Statewide Reporting Database

Scheduled to be heard April 27

Pending House Judiciary

HB276 JAMES LAW ENFORCE/OFFICERS:  Provides relative to law enforcement officers while under officer-involved incident investigations

Sent to Governor

HB277 JAMES LAW ENFORCE/OFFICERS:  Provides relative to training of peace officers

Sent to Governor

HB278 JAMES LAW ENFORCEMENT:  Provides relative to revocation of P.O.S.T. certification

Scheduled to be heard April 27

Pending House Judiciary

HB279 JORDAN PUBLIC OFFICIALS:  Prohibits interference with the recording of public officials and employees acting in an official capacity, with certain exceptions

Scheduled to be heard May 17

Involuntarily deferred in House and Governmental Affairs

HB387 TERRY BROWN PURCHASING:  Provides relative to the purchase of specialty firefighting training trailers Pending House Commerce
HB460 BERTHELOT FIRE PROTECT/FIREMEN:  Authorizes the state fire marshal to purchase a specified group insurance policy for the benefit of certain volunteer members of fire companies

Scheduled to be heard June 6

Adopted in House Concurrence

HB473 GAINES LAW ENFORCEMENT:  Provides relative to P.O.S.T. certification of peace officers

Signed by the Speaker

HB481

JACKSON
LAW ENFORCE/OFFICERS:  Provides relative to law enforcement officers

Sent to Governor

HB496 NORTON MTR VEHICLE/LICEN PLATES:  Provides with respect to special license plates for firefighters with twenty years of service

Scheduled to be heard June 1

Pending Senate Transportation, Highways, and Public Works

HB540 DEVILLIER CIVIL SERVICE/FIRE & POL:  Provides relative to the authority of the police chief in the city of Eunice

Sent to Governor

HB594 JAMES LAW ENFORCEMENT:  Requires the Louisiana State Police to investigate certain law enforcement officer-involved incidents in East Baton Rouge Parish

Scheduled to be heard April 27

Pending House Judiciary

HB595 JAMES CIVIL SERVICE/FIRE & POL:  Provides that the position of police chief in the city of Baton Rouge is in the unclassified service Pending House Municipal, Parochial, and Cultural Affairs