Senate Committee on Senate and Governmental Affairs
May 27, 2020
9:00 am
John J. Hainkel, Jr. Room


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 Tuesday, May 26, 2020

 SR55HEWITTSENATE - Directs the executive branch agencies under jurisdictional oversight of the Senate and Governmental Affairs Committee to continue to submit statutorily mandated reports until such time as the mandate is specifically amended or repealed.
 HCR6EDMONDSLEGISLATIVE COMMITTEES - Creates and provides for the Joint Medicaid Oversight Committee
 HCR28WRIGHTU.S. CONSTITUTION - Calls for a convention to amend the United States Constitution to establish a limitation on terms for members of congress
 HCR48WRIGHTADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE - Requests the House and Senate governmental affairs committees to meet and function as a joint committee to review the process of rulemaking by state agencies and the Louisiana Administrative Code and make recommendations relative thereto
 HB52GREENREGISTRARS OF VOTERS - Provides relative to the filing of oaths and bonds by registrars of voters
 HB88HUGHESELECTION CODE - Prohibits disclosure by registrars of voters, clerks of court, and the Department of State of information related to voter registration and election management computer systems
 HB114BAGLEYELECTIONS - Provides relative to parish boards of election supervisors
 HB167EMERSONELECTIONS/PRESIDENTIAL - Provides relative to the submission of nominees for the offices of president and vice president
 HB248LANCE HARRISSTATE DEPARTMENT - Provides relative to overtime compensation of Department of State employees for election-related activities during certain time periods (EN +$271,605 GF EX See Note)
 HB290BISHOPELECTIONS/COMMISSIONERS - Prohibits the disclosure of addresses and telephone numbers of election commissioners
 HB481MAGEECRIMINAL/JUSTICE - Requires the uniform reporting by entities that assess, collect, or receive revenue from pre- or post-adjudication costs, fines, and fees (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB497IVEYLEGISLATIVE AUDITOR - Requires each auditee of state government to provide the legislative auditor with electronic access to data (EN INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB515WRIGHTADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE - Provides relative to the content of the notice of intent of an agency's intended action regarding administrative rules
 HB633FREIBERGSTATE EMPLOYEES - Provides for the mandatory training in cybersecurity awareness for all state and local employees, officials, and contractors (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 HB636IVEYLEGISLATIVE COMMITTEES - Creates and provides for the Joint Legislative Committee on Technology and Cybersecurity
 HB685IVEYPUBLIC RECORDS - Provides relative to interagency data sharing
 HB690AMEDEEPOLITICAL PARTIES - Provides relative to the election of State Central Committee members
 HB751DWIGHTELECTION CODE - Makes revisions to the Louisiana Election Code
 HB784MCCORMICKCAMPAIGN FINANCE DISCLOS - Provides relative to certain types of contributions and records required to be maintained relative thereto (EN +$4,000 GF EX See Note)
 HB868IVEYLEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS - Provides relative to the continuity of the legislature in times of emergency or disaster

 Louisiana Department of Health
 Board of Regents
 State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education
 Department of Education
 Department of Transportation and Development
 Department of Natural Resources


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