House Order of the Day
April 21, 2021
4:00 p.m.
House Chamber

Adjourned
 

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MORNING HOUR

1. Roll Call

2. Prayer

3. Pledge of Allegiance

4. Reading of Journal

5. Petitions, Memorials, and Communications

6. Introduction of Resolutions
 HR32PHILLIP TARVERAPPROPRIATIONS - Requests the Louisiana Legislature to prioritize spending monies received by the state from the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 on certain existing obligations
 HR33WRIGHTCOMMENDATIONS - Commends Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency industry
 HCR39MINCEYTEACHERS - Creates a task force to study issues related to teacher shortages in Louisiana

7. Introduction of Bills
 HB2BISHOPCAPITAL OUTLAY - Provides for the comprehensive Capital Outlay budget
 HB341FREEMANDISTRICTS/CRIME PREVENT - Provides relative to the parcel fee imposed within the Upper Audubon Security District in Orleans Parish (EN +$6,000 LF RV See Note)
 HB675LANDRYAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of the consent judgment against the state in the suit entitled Albert T. Abadie et al. v. Anco Insulations, Inc. et al.
 HB676CARPENTERTAX CREDITS - Establishes an Apprenticeship Tax Credit Program (OR -$1,200,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB677BROWNAPPROPRIATIONS/JUDGMENT - Appropriates funds for payment of the judgment against the state in the suit entitled Elaine Lewnau et al. v. The Board of Supervisors of Southern State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College
 HB678DUPLESSISTAX CREDITS - Provides for the Louisiana work opportunity tax credit (EN DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB679HILFERTYSEWERAGE/N O WATER BD - Provides relative to the Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans
 HB680HUGHESTAX CREDITS - Establishes the Louisiana Youth Jobs Tax Credit Program and tax credits for the employment of eligible apprentices (EN -$1,200,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB681BOURRIAQUETAX - Provides an exclusion from sales and use taxes for certain establishments (OR DECREASE SD RV See Note)
 HB682COUSSANWATERWAYS - Provides relative to the powers, duties, functions, and responsibilities of the Teche-Vermilion Freshwater District
 HB683BISHOPCAPITAL OUTLAY - Provides relative to the use of federal funds received by the state from the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 for projects in the capital outlay budget
 HB684GREGORY MILLERLEVEES/BDS & DISTRICTS - Removes St. Charles Parish from the Lafourche Basin Levee District and creates the St. Charles Parish Levee District
 HB685NEWELLTAX CREDITS - Establishes a state low-income housing tax credit for the development or construction of low-income housing (OR -$1,000,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB686GARY CARTERFUNDS/FUNDING - Dedicates funds from the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to Hudson Initiative and Veteran Initiative certified small businesses
 HB687JENKINSFUNDS/FUNDING - Creates the American Rescue Plan Act Small Business and Nonprofit Youth Employment Fund and dedicates certain federal monies to the fund
 HB688STEFANSKITAX/GAMING - Levies certain taxes and fees on sports wagering gaming (OR INCREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB690LACOMBETAX/INCOME TAX - Establishes a corporate income tax deduction for certain expenses related to capital infrastructure projects (OR DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB691BACALAWILDLIFE/FEES - Provides relative to fee increases for the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (EN +$16,611,750 SD RV See Note)
 HB692NEWELLTAX - Levies taxes on sales of cannabis and provides for the use of the avails of the taxes
 HB693DAVISTAX/SALES-USE, STATE - Dedicates a portion of the avails of state sales and use tax to the Construction Subfund of the Transportation Trust Fund and extends .4% of current state sales and use tax (EG -$37,800,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB694LANCE HARRISFEES/LICENSES/PERMITS - Provides for the resale of catalytic converters (OR SEE FISC NOTE GF RV)
 HB695SCHEXNAYDERLEGISLATIVE EXPENSES - Makes appropriations for the expenses of the legislature for Fiscal Year 2021-2022
 HB696LANDRYTAX/INHERITANCE TAX - Levies a state tax on the transfer of certain property (OR INCREASE GF RV See Note)

8. Senate Bills on First Reading

9. Reports of Committees

10. House and House Concurrent Resolutions Lying Over
 HCR36BROWNBRIDGES/FERRIES - Urges and requests the Department of Transportation and Development to study the feasibility of having two dedicated lanes to exit eastbound from the Horace Wilkinson Bridge
 HCR37HILFERTYENVIRONMENT/ENFORCEMENT - Urges and requests the Department of Environmental Quality to implement measures to prevent the release and discharge of preproduction plastic from facilities into the waters of the state of Louisiana

12. House Bills on Second Reading to be Referred to Committee
 HB3BISHOPCAPITAL OUTLAY - Provides for the Omnibus Bond Act
 HB672RISERTAX CREDITS - Establishes an income tax credit for employers who host blood drives for employees (OR -$500,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB673GARY CARTERFUNDS/FUNDING - Dedicates funds from the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to the Home Ownership and Personal Equity Fund (OR SEE FISC NOTE SD EX)
 HB674GARY CARTERFUNDS/FUNDING - Dedicates funds from the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 to the Faith-Based Communities Outreach Fund (OR SEE FISC NOTE SD EX See Note)

13. Senate Bills on Second Reading to be Referred to Committee
 SB9PRICECHILDREN'S CODE - Provides relative to continuous revision of the Children's Code. (8/1/21)
 SB13PRICESTATE POLICE RETIREMENT - Allows upgrade of accrual rate applicable to transferred service credit. (gov sig) (2/3 - CA10s29(F)) (EN INCREASE APV)
 SB18JOHNSSTATE POLICE RETIREMENT - Provides for the reemployment of retirees. (gov sig) (2/3 - CA10s29(F)) (EN INCREASE APV)
 SB32CATHEYAGRICULTURE/FOREST COMR - Repeals the exclusion of certain agricultural products authorized to be sampled and analyzed by the commissioner of agriculture. (gov sig)
 SB58WOMACKANIMALS - Provides for the identification of certain impounded animals. (gov sig)
 SB62MILLIGANCIVIL COMMITMENT - Provides relative to the management of the affairs of an interdict. (8/1/21)
 SB120BOUDREAUXCOURTS - Provides for the salary of the marshal of the city court of Lafayette. (gov sig) (EN INCREASE LF EX See Note)

16. House Bills on Second Reading Reported by Committee
 HB12MALINDA WHITETAX/INCOME TAX - Creates an individual income tax checkoff for the Sexual Trauma Awareness and Response (STAR) organization (EN NO IMPACT GF RV See Note)
 HB81PRESSLYPRESCRIPTION - Provides relative to prescription
 HB327VILLIOCOSMETOLOGY - Provides relative to advanced esthetics
 HB365FARNUMRACING/COMMISSION - Provides relative to the membership of the Louisiana State Racing Commission
 HB400COUSSANPROPERTY - Provides relative to the partition of property
 HB466JORDANCREDIT/UNIONS - Provides relative to credit unions
 HB475NELSONTAX/INCOME TAX - Phases-out the taxes levied on the income of individuals and estates and trusts and reduces the amount of exemptions, deductions, and credits that may be claimed to reduce income tax liability (EG DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB502STEFANSKIMOTOR VEHICLES - Provides relative to dealer warranty compensation
 HB526NELSONTAX - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides for state and local revenue (EG SEE FISC NOTE See Note)
 HB532ST. BLANCCOMMERCIAL REGULATIONS - Provides relative to the contract limit for certain common carrier certificate requirements for movers of household goods
 HB612NELSONTAX - Provides relative state and local taxes (EG INCREASE GF RV See Note)

REGULAR ORDER OF THE DAY

3. House Concurrent Resolutions Returned from the Senate with Amendments

Scheduled for concurrence on 4/21/2021
 HCR24IVEYCOMMENDATIONS - Commends Daryl Purpera on his retirement from service as legislative auditor

5. House Bills on Third Reading and Final Passage

Scheduled for floor debate on 4/21/2021
 HB55FREEMANDOMESTIC ABUSE - Provides relative to protective orders
 HB64ECHOLSADVERTISING - Provides relative to misleading solicitations by nongovernmental entities
 HB69MCKNIGHTUTILITIES - Provides relative to underground utilities
 HB171ZERINGUETAX/INCOME TAX - Changes the rates and brackets for purposes of calculating individual income tax liability and eliminates certain deductions and credits (EG +$+30,200,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB188BEAULLIEUHEALTH CARE/RECORDS - Provides with respect to healthcare records
 HB199SCHEXNAYDERTAX/SALES & USE - (Constitutional Amendment) Provides for the State and Local Streamlined Sales and Use Tax Commission (EN SEE FISC NOTE See Note)
 HB278BISHOPTAX/INCOME TAX - Reduces the tax rates for purposes of calculating individual income tax liability and calculating the tax liability of estates and trusts and eliminates and modifies certain income tax deductions (EN -$600,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB360TRAVIS JOHNSONFIRE PROTECT/FIRE MARSHAL - Provides relative to the registration of short-term rental dwellings with the office of state fire marshal (EG1 INCREASE SD RV See Note)
 HB385BEAULLIEUHOUSING/MANUFACTURED - Provides for the removal of abandoned manufactured housing units
 HB445BOURRIAQUETAX CREDITS - Changes the sound recording investor tax credit earned by a qualified music company into a refundable tax credit (EN DECREASE GF RV See Note)
 HB465MIKE JOHNSONTELECOMMUNICATIONS - Provides relative to the leasing of the 4.9 GHz band (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)

NOTICE GIVEN SUBJECT TO CALL

5. House Bills on Third Reading and Final Passage

Scheduled for floor debate on 4/21/2021
 HB359HOLLISBANKS/BANKING - Provides relative to solicitors (EN SEE FISC NOTE SG EX See Note)
 HB375FREEMANLEASES - Provides relative to sexual assault victims as parties to certain residential lease agreements
 HB437GADBERRYBUILDING CODES - Provides relative to enforcement of the state uniform construction code

Scheduled for floor debate on 4/26/2021
 HB292RISERTAX/CORP INCOME - Reduces corporate income tax rates and brackets and repeals the income tax deduction for federal income taxes paid for purposes of calculating corporate income tax (EN +$29,200,000 GF RV See Note)
 HB293RISERTAX/CORP INCOME - Provides for the rate of corporation income tax (RE -$56,000,000 GF RV See Note)

RETURNED TO THE CALENDAR

Regular Order

5. House Bills on Third Reading and Final Passage
 HB264SEABAUGHSALES - Provides for advertisement of judicial sales
 HB277BISHOPCAPITAL OUTLAY - Restricts the allocation of cash line of credit capacity for certain projects and provides for the recommendation of projects for lines of credit (EG GF EX See Note)
 HB302BISHOPCAPITAL OUTLAY - Provides relative to capital outlay (EG NO IMPACT GF EX See Note)