House Committee on Natural Resources and Environment
April 28, 2021
9:00 a.m.
Room 4


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 HB174HUVALPUBLIC CONTRACT/BIDS - Provides relative to the Louisiana Municipal Natural Gas Purchasing and Distribution Authority
 HB246COUSSANSALT DOMES - Provides relative to the storage of hydrogen in underground reservoirs and salt domes
 HB331BOURRIAQUEPUBLIC LANDS/STATE - (Constitutional Amendment) Authorizes the state to enter into certain agreements with landowners concerning boundaries between state claimed and privately claimed water bottoms (RE SEE FISC NOTE SG EX See Note)
 HB399CARRIERPUBLIC LANDS/STATE - Allows state and private landowners to enter into boundary agreements concerning disputed property
 HB537ROMEROENVIRONMENT/SOLID WASTE - Provides relative to solid waste permitted capacity
 HB572MALINDA WHITECONSERVATION - Provides relative to the Carbon Dioxide Geologic Storage Trust Fund (EN INCREASE SD EX See Note)
 HB617MCCORMICKENERGY - Establishes Louisiana as a fossil fuel sanctuary state (OR SEE FISC NOTE FF RV)
 HB626GAROFALOLEVEES/BDS & DISTRICTS - Authorizes flood protection authority spending across various levee districts
 HB630HORTONDISTRICTS/WATER CONSERVN - Provides relative to the Cypress-Black Bayou Recreation and Water Conservation District


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