- Introduced HB12 to reign in Governors emergency powers
- Introduced HB43 to protect the rights of Louisiana citizens relative to firearms ownership
- Introduced HB50 to require the mailing of the notice of the signing of an order of the court to the parties
- Introduced HB53 seeking a Constitutional Amendment protecting autonomy in making personal health care decisions
- Introduced HB93 requiring judges to grant uncontested continuances in a workers' compensation mediation, hearing, or trial
- Introduced HB94 seeking to require reimbursement for implants in workers compensation matters
- Introduced HB239 requiring judges to grant uncontested stays in workers' compensation cases
- Introduced HB304 to allow for health coverage plan benefits for physical therapy services delivered via telehealth
- Introduced HB474 to prohibit financial institutions from denying financial services to a person based upon a person's political affiliation or any environmental, social, or governmental credit factors.
- Introduced HB479 seeking to grant emergency privilege and access to a physician when any person with medical power of attorney requests the administration of certain medications and limits hospital liability
- Introduced HB850 to include administration of a health care provider in the definition of medical malpractice
Soon Louisiana will elect a new governor. Citizens are asking which candidate will be most willing to work with legislators on balancing power.
Jamie Pope contributed (greatly) to this article. Governor Edwards vetoed thirty-one (31) bills in the 2021 regular session. There are two that have garnered most of the attention. However, as we'll outline below, a large number of these vetoes kill very good...