RS 56:4     

§4.  Authority of Department of Natural Resources over navigable water bottoms

Nothing in this Title and particularly in Section 3 of this Part affects in any way the authority of the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources to lease or otherwise administer the beds and bottoms of navigable rivers, streams, bayous, lagoons, lakes, bays, sounds, and inlets bordering on or connecting with the Gulf of Mexico within the territory or jurisdiction of the state, as established by law and regulations promulgated thereunder.  

Acts 1985, No. 876, §3, eff. July 23, 1985.