Louisiana - HB144 - 2018

Creates the Louisiana Jobs Now Fund for the purpose of funding postsecondary education degree and certificate production in high-demand fields (EN SEE FISC NOTE SD EX See Note)

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Economic Development

Added On: 11-28-2018
Updated On: 05-29-2018
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: Mark Abraham (Republican)





Actions (23)

  • 02-26-2018 - Prefiled.
  • 02-26-2018 - Under the rules, provisionally referred to the Committee on Education.
  • 03-12-2018 - Read by title, rules suspended, referred to the Committee on Education.
  • 03-28-2018 - Reported with amendments (14-0). To be recommitted to the Committee on Appropriations.
  • 03-29-2018 - Read by title, amended, ordered engrossed, recommitted to the Committee on Appropriations.
  • 04-23-2018 - Reported with amendments (14-0).
  • 04-24-2018 - Read by title, amended, ordered reengrossed, passed to 3rd reading.
  • 04-27-2018 - Scheduled for floor debate on 04/30/18.
  • 04-30-2018 - Read third time by title, amended, roll called on final passage, yeas 95, nays 0. Finally passed, title adopted, ordered to the Senate.
  • 05-01-2018 - Received in the Senate. Read first time by title and placed on the Calendar for a second reading.
  • 05-02-2018 - Read second time by title and referred to the Committee on Finance.
  • 05-10-2018 - Rules suspended. Reported with amendments.
  • 05-11-2018 - Committee amendments read and adopted. Read by title and referred to the Legislative Bureau.
  • 05-11-2018 - Reported without Legislative Bureau amendments. Read by title and passed to third reading and final passage.
  • 05-15-2018 - Rules suspended. Senate floor amendments read and adopted. Read by title, passed by a vote of 32 yeas and 1 nays, and ordered returned to the House. Motion to reconsider tabled.
  • 05-15-2018 - Received from the Senate with amendments.
  • 05-16-2018 - Scheduled for concurrence on 05/17/18.
  • 05-17-2018 - Read by title, roll called, yeas 88, nays 0, Senate amendments concurred in.
  • 05-18-2018 - Enrolled and signed by the Speaker of the House.
  • 05-18-2018 - Signed by the President of the Senate on 5/22/2018.
  • 05-23-2018 - Sent to the Governor for executive approval.
  • 05-30-2018 - Signed by the Governor. Becomes Act No. 619.
  • 05-30-2018 - Effective date: 07/01/2018.

Votes (3)

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04-30-2018House Vote on HB 144 FINAL PASSAGE (#637)House95010yes
05-15-2018Senate Vote on HB 144 FINAL PASSAGE (#1170)Senate3216yes
05-17-2018House Vote on HB 144 CONCUR IN SENATE AMENDMENTS (#1303)House88016yes