House Committee on Commerce
April 26, 2022
9:30 a.m.
Room 1


  BLUE = already considered.   RED = currently being considered.   BLACK = not yet considered.
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 HB300DEVILLIERPLUMBERS - Provides relative to licensure for plumbers
 HB565BACALAFIRE PROTECT/FIRE MARSHAL - Provides relative to duties of the fire marshal
 HB574PIERREMOTOR VEHICLES - Provides relative to used motor vehicle dealers
 HB610GREENCREDIT/CONSUMER LOANS - Provides relative to student loans
 HB668PHELPSCREDIT/UNIONS - Provides relative to credit unions
 HB675JORDANCOMMERCE - Provides relative to consumer credit loans and transactions
 HB788ROMEROCONTRACTORS - Provides for an out-of-state contractor database (OR NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB934ROBBY CARTERINSURANCE COMMISSIONER - Repeals an exemption from the Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law for insurance regulators
 HB950BOYDFINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS - Provides relative to mortgage companies
 HB971ROMEROCONTRACTORS - Provides relative to home improvement contracting
 HB1023FARNUMFINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS - Provides relative to the deposit and disbursement of insurance proceeds
 HB1039MCKNIGHTFIRE PROTECT/FIRE MARSHAL - Provides relative to life safety and property protection systems
 HB1048MCKNIGHTECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT - Provides relative to economic development
 HR77EDMONSTONFIRE PROTECT/FIRE MARSHAL - Authorizes and directs the office of state fire marshal to study the current application of the Life Safety and Property Protection Licensing Act relative to persons convicted of felony crimes of violence and felony crimes against property



Any person who does not feel comfortable giving testimony in person may submit a prepared statement in accordance with House Rule 14.33 in lieu of appearing before the committee:

A. Any interested person or any committee member may file with the committee a prepared statement concerning a specific instrument or matter under consideration by the committee or concerning any matter within the committee's scope of authority, and the committee records shall reflect receipt of such statement and the date and time thereof.

B. Any person who files a prepared statement which contains data or statistical information shall include in such prepared statement sufficient information to identify the source of the data or statistical information. For the purposes of this Paragraph, the term "source" shall mean a publication, website, person, or other source from which the data or statistical information contained in the prepared statement was obtained by the person or persons who prepared the statement.

NOTE: Statements emailed to and received prior to noon on Monday, April 25, 2022, will be distributed to the committee members prior to the meeting.