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Louisiana Legislative History

Louisiana legislative history materials date back to 1976. Prior to that year, only entries in the legislative calendars indicating that a committee discussed a bill are available. Since that date, published sources of information include the various versions of the bills, the calendars, and the journals.

When Researching a Legislative Instrument

First establish what you know about the instrument. Do you know the Always try to narrow the year range first. Without a year, you will need to search 1804 to date.

...act (session law) number?

...bill number?

...bill's sponsor?


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