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.
First establish what you know about the instrument. Do you know the
...date? Always try to narrow the year range first. Without a year, you will need to search 1804 to date.
...act (session law) number?