Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards announced that he has signed the following bills into law from the 2022 Regular Legislative Session.
ACT 588 — SB 45 Requires all public school governing authorities to adopt certain policies relative to cameras in certain classrooms by December 31, 2022.
ACT 589 — SB 90 Provides relative to network adequacy for health insurer benefit plans.
ACT 590 — SB 183 Provides relative to transparency in the application process for any state-issued license or permit.
ACT 591 — SB 212 Establishes the Hurricane Mediation Program.
ACT 592 — SB 333 Provides relative to boards and commissions.
ACT 593 — SB 396 Provides relative to a surety’s bail obligation after the issuance of a notice of warrant of arrest.
ACT 594 — SB 430 Authorizes the Concordia Parish School Board to name the new gymnasium at Monterey High School in honor of Jack Bairnsfather.
ACT 595 — SB 28 Provides relative to state partnership audit adjustments.
ACT 596 — SB 95 Creates the multi-parish audit program for local sales tax.
ACT 597 — SB 167 Provides relative to emergency preparedness plans for nursing homes.
ACT 598 — SB 437 Authorizes the creation of Louisiana Timber and Agriculture Transportation Group Self-Insurance Funds.
ACT 599 — HB 817 Provides relative to the composition of the La. Commission on Law Enforcement and Administration of Criminal Justice.
ACT 600 — HB 830 Provides for the fees for certain actions by legal entities.
ACT 601 — HB 1021 Provides for the reemployment of retirees of the Teachers’ Retirement System of Louisiana in a critical shortage position.
ACT 602 — HB 42 Provides an exception to the crime of illegal carrying of weapons for retired justices of the peace.
ACT 603 — HB 57 Provides relative to homeowners association privileges.
ACT 604 — HB 97 Extends the termination date applicable to levee restoration or rehabilitation work not publicly bid.
ACT 605 — HB 100 Provides relative to the Avoyelles Parish Local Government Gaming Mitigation Fund.
ACT 606 — HB 123 Provides relative to the Louisiana National Guard death and disability benefits.
ACT 607 — HB 136 Requires dyslexia education as a component of teacher education programs.
ACT 608 — HB 161 Provides for the vouchered office expense allowance for members of the legislature.
ACT 609 — HB 173 Provides relative to background checks for a gaming license.
ACT 610 — HB 174 Provides relative to criminal history records checks for licenses to handle explosives.
ACT 611 — HB 193 Provides relative to historic preservation districts and landmarks commissions in the city of New Orleans.
ACT 612 — HB 204 Provides with respect to parties to whom the state registrar of vital records may issue a death certificate.
ACT 613 — HB 224 Provides relative to meetings of the Louisiana State Law Institute.
ACT 614 — HB 272 Provides for mental health evaluations in divorce and child custody proceedings.
ACT 615 — HB 282 Provides relative to the probation of defendants in drug division probation programs or specialty court programs.
ACT 616 — HB 284 Deletes references to the Metropolitan Hospital Council of New Orleans in various provisions of law.
ACT 617 — HB 315 Provides for the Blind and Visually Impaired Student’s Bill of Rights.
ACT 618 — HB 357 Provides relative to polling places.
ACT 619 — HB 384 Requires pediatric day health care facilities to provide for installation and operation of cameras at their premises.
ACT 620 — HB 403 Provides for the possession and use of community property following a petition for divorce.
ACT 621 — HB 409 Prohibits the issuance of a summons in lieu of an arrest for certain domestic violence crimes.
ACT 622 — HB 416 Provides relative to screening of students for dyslexia and other impediments to learning.
ACT 623 — HB 420 Provides for continuing technical corrections and revision of provisions of Title 36 of the Louisiana Revised Statutes.
ACT 624 — HB 423 Requires public school governing authorities to provide high school seniors the opportunity to register to vote.
ACT 625 — HB 431 Provides relative to DNA database cross-referencing.
ACT 626 — HB 440 Provides relative to eating disorder instruction in schools.
ACT 627 — HB 460 Expands the purposes for which a parish governing authority may levy a tax relative to early childhood programs.
ACT 628 — HB 553 Provides relative to suitability requirements for persons associated with medical marijuana production.
ACT 629 — HB 607 Provides relative to penalties for the crime of simple cruelty to animals.
ACT 630 — HB 615 Provides relative to law enforcement records.
ACT 631 — HB 689 Provides for the retail seafood dealer’s license.
ACT 632 — HB 703 Provides relative to repair contracts following a natural disaster.
ACT 633 — HB 727 Provides for uniform prerequisites for adoption finalization.
ACT 634 — HB 745 Provides relative to the officer bill of rights.
ACT 635 — HB 803 Provides relative to the State Building Energy Conservation Code.
ACT 636 — HB 905 Provides relative to partition by licitation.
ACT 637 — HB 918 Provides relative to supplemental pay.
ACT 638 — HB 1012 Provides relative to non-emergency medical transportation services within the La. Medicaid program.
ACT 639 — HB 1074 Provides relative to absentee by mail ballots.
ACT 640 — HB 1081 Provides relative to school buses.