House Committee on House and Governmental Affairs
October 1, 2020
9:30 a.m.
Room 1


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 HCR9SCHEXNAYDERLEGISLATIVE POWERS - Suspends certain authority of the governor relative to the declaration of an emergency (Item #41)
 HCR15IVEYEMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS - Suspends certain provisions of the Louisiana Health Emergency Powers Act (Items #2, 28, and 41)
 HB3MCFARLANDEMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS - Provides relative to public health emergency declarations (Items #1, 2, and 28)
 HB4WRIGHTEMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS - Provides relative to emergency declarations (Items #1, 2, and 28)
 HB11PRESSLYLEGISLATIVE POWERS - Provides relative to the termination of emergency declarations (Items #1, 2, and 28)
 HB15FRIEMANEMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS - Provides relative to emergency declarations (Items #1, #2, and #28)
 HB17HORTONPUBLIC HEALTH - Limits duration of certain, specified public health emergencies unless extension is authorized by the legislature (Item #28)
 HB19MIKE JOHNSONEMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS - Provides relative to emergency declarations (Items #1, 2, and 28)
 HB23MCFARLANDEMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS - Provides relative to public health emergencies (Items #28 and 41)
 HB32ZERINGUEGOVERNMENTAL REGULATIONS - Provides for the operation of restaurants and bars during a declared emergency or disaster (Items #32, 35, and 60)
 HB60IVEYPUBLIC HEALTH - Provides for the termination or extension of a state of emergency (Item #28)
 HB68SCHEXNAYDERLEGISLATIVE POWERS - Provides with respect to legislative authority during periods of certain declared emergencies (Items #1, 2, 28, and 41)
 SB29CORTEZEMERGENCY POWERS - Provides for legislative review of a state of emergency issued by the governor that extends beyond thirty days. (gov sig) (Items #1 and #2)


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