Louisiana - 2017 Legislation

HB 1

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Provides for the ordinary operating expenses of state government for Fiscal Year 2017-2018

Status

Read by title, under the rules, referred to the Committee on Appropriations Amendments adopted and passed Senate 36-1 on 6/3, Sent to House and House rejected Senate amendments 62-42, Conferees appointed 6/8.

AmSA Position

Under review by AmSA legislative study committee.

We strive to ensure senior programs and services are adequately funded.

HB 152

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Provides for implementation and funding of a Medicaid managed long-term services and supports system

Status

Read by title, under the rules, referred to the Committee on Health and Welfare on 4/10. Involuntarily Deferred in Committee 5/12.

AmSA Position

Under review by AmSA legislative study committee.

We strive to ensure senior programs and services are adequately funded.

HB 3

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Supplemental appropriations and reductions in appropriations for Fiscal Year 2016-2017.

Status

Passed the House February 17, 2017. Referred to Senate Finance Committee February 17, 2017. Passed Senate 29-8 on February 19, 2017 and Referred back to House.

AmSA Position

Under review by AmSA legislative study committee.

We strive to ensure senior programs and services are adequately funded.

HB 8

Supplemental appropriations and reductions in appropriations for Fiscal Year 2016-2017.

Status

Referred to Committee on Appropriations February 14, 2017, Called for 3rd reading February 19, 2017 and failed to pass 47-46, Read by title, reconsidered and placed back on calendar February 20, 2017.

AmSA Position

Under review by AmSA legislative study committee.

We strive to ensure senior programs and services are adequately funded.

HB 1

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Provides for the ordinary operating expenses of state government for Fiscal Year 2017-2018.

Status

Referred to appropriations committee on 6/12, Passed committee 15-6, Passed House 56-44 on 6/15, referred to Senate Finance Committee, Passed Senate 26-9 on 6/16, Signed by the Governor 6/26.

AmSA Position

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