House Committee on Judiciary
May 3, 2023
9:30 a.m.
Room 1


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 HCR8ECHOLSHOMELAND SECURITY - Requests weekly briefings by electronic mail to the legislature on security threats
 HCR11DUBUISSONCONGRESS - Memorializes congress to support passage of a joint resolution designating the second Saturday in June as "Get Outside Day"
 HCR12DUBUISSONMILITARY AFFAIRS - Memorializes congress to take such actions as necessary to establish the "Agent Orange Veterans Service Medal"
 HCR47MAGEECOURTS/COURT COSTS - Suspends certain civil filing fee (RE DECREASE LF RV See Note)
 HCR52ZERINGUEMILITARY AFFAIRS - Encourages the United States Congress and the National Security Council to formally review the Status of Forces Agreement between the United States and Japan to ensure that our service members are being properly treated and adequately protected while serving in Japan
 HB17NEWELLCONTROLLED SUBSTANCES - Provides relative to the regulation of cannabis (OR INCREASE SG EX See Note)
 HB141WILLARDALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE PERMT - Provides relative to fees for certain alcoholic beverage permits in the city of New Orleans
 HB231MINCEYVETERANS - Provides relative to Louisiana veterans cemeteries
 HB240LYONSFEES/LICENSES/PERMITS - Increases certain fees for the justice of the peace courts in East Baton Rouge Parish and Jefferson Parish (EN INCREASE LF RV See Note)
 HB263BOURRIAQUEALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES - Provides relative to manufacturers and microdistillers of alcoholic beverages
 HB310LANDRYALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE PERMT - Provides relative to alcoholic beverage permits
 HB345LACOMBEINSURANCE/GROUP-SHERIFFS - Provides relative to the Pointe Coupee Parish Retired Employees Insurance Fund
 HB368LANCE HARRISSTATE SYMBOL - Establishes the official state nut
 HB376BOYDDOMESTIC ABUSE - Provides relative to protective orders
 HB397MINCEYEMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS - Provides relative to parish homeland security and emergency preparedness agency requests during an emergency
 HB517ILLGALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES - Provides relative to alcohol beverage products for consumption off restaurant premises
 HB524LACOMBEALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES - Provides relative to distilleries
 HB589ZERINGUEFUNDS/FUNDING - Provides relative to the Judges' Supplemental Compensation Fund (OR INCREASE SD EX See Note)




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 Tuesday, May 2, 2023, will be distributed to the committee members prior to the meeting.