House Committee on Civil Law and Procedure
May 1, 2023
12:00 p.m.
Room 4


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 HB15HOLLISPROPERTY - Provides for an annual audit for certain homeowners associations
 HB46HUGHESTAX EXEMPTIONS/NONPROFIT - (Constitutional Amendment) Restricts eligibility of nonprofit organizations for property tax exemptions for residential property found to endanger public health or safety (EN SEE FISC NOTE LF RV See Note)
 HB47NELSONAPPROPRIATIONS - (Constitutional Amendment) Requires the legislature to appropriate no less than twenty-five percent of nonrecurring state revenues for application to certain state retirement system unfunded accrued liability (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB99ORGERONCOASTAL RESOURCES - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides relative to the disposition of funds derived from alternative energy production in the coastal area (RR SEE FISC NOTE GF RV See Note)
 HB211JORDANCONSTITUTION/AMENDMENT - (Constitutional Amendment) Prohibits slavery and involuntary servitude (REF INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB266LANDRYLIABILITY - Provides relative to the civil liability and criminal prosecution of certain pregnancy outcomes
 HB277BAGLEYTAX/SEVERANCE TAX - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides relative to severance tax revenues remitted to parishes in which the associated severance occurs (RE -$46,900,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB278MCFARLANDTAX/SEVERANCE TAX - (Constitutional Amendment) Increases amounts of severance tax revenues remitted to parishes and requires that portions of these amounts be spent on parish transportation projects (RE -$21,200,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB486HILFERTYTAX/AD VALOREM-EXEMPTION - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides with respect to the applicability of the additional property tax exemptions for certain veterans with disabilities (EG SEE FISC NOTE LF RV See Note)
 HB543JORDANLIABILITY/CIVIL - Provides relative to vehicle pursuits by peace officers
 HB544JORDANCIVIL/PROCEDURE - Provides relative to legislative continuances (RE DECREASE LF RV See Note)
 HB586STEFANSKICIVIL/CLAIMS - Provides for civil liability for actions related to fentanyl




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 Friday, April 28, 2023, will be distributed to the committee members prior to the meeting.