Legislation Info

Recent Legislative Acts affecting Law Enforcement

2009 Legislative Update

2008 Legislative Update

The above documents are brief summaries of the acts, to access the complete documents, please follow the directions below for locating an act on the Louisiana Legislature website.

Go to www.legis.state.la.us

  1. Scroll down to the ‘Bill Search’ section near the middle of the page.
  2. The first drop down box is the session search. Scroll to the 2008 Regular Session and click it.
  3. Go to the “View a specific instrument” line. In the first drop box, select ‘ACT’ instead of ‘HB’.
  4. In the blank box next to ‘ACT’, enter the act number you are looking for.
  5. Click the ‘View’ button.

On the next screen:

  1. Click on ‘Text-All Versions’

On the next screen:

  1. At the top of the page will be a brief summary, below will be a link to the actual act you are looking for.