Louisiana - HB545 - 2019

Provides for the disposal of produced waters

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Natural Gas Development

Added On: 04-16-2019
Updated On: 06-10-2019
Status: Enacted
Primary Sponsor: James Morris (Republican)





Actions (20)

  • 03-29-2019 - Under the rules, provisionally referred to the Committee on Natural Resources and Environment.
  • 03-29-2019 - Prefiled.
  • 04-08-2019 - Read by title, under the rules, referred to the Committee on Natural Resources and Environment.
  • 04-24-2019 - Reported with amendments (17-0).
  • 04-25-2019 - Read by title, amended, ordered engrossed, passed to 3rd reading.
  • 04-25-2019 - Scheduled for floor debate on 05/02/19.
  • 05-01-2019 - Rules suspended, called out of its regular order.
  • 05-01-2019 - Read third time by title, roll called on final passage, yeas 97, nays 0. Finally passed, title adopted, ordered to the Senate.
  • 05-02-2019 - Received in the Senate. Read first time by title and placed on the Calendar for a second reading.
  • 05-06-2019 - Read second time by title and referred to the Committee on Environmental Quality.
  • 05-21-2019 - Reported favorably.
  • 05-22-2019 - Read by title and referred to the Legislative Bureau.
  • 05-23-2019 - Reported without Legislative Bureau amendments. Read by title and passed to third reading and final passage.
  • 05-28-2019 - Rules suspended. Read by title, passed by a vote of 36 yeas and 1 nays, and ordered returned to the House. Motion to reconsider tabled.
  • 05-29-2019 - Received from the Senate without amendments.
  • 05-30-2019 - Enrolled and signed by the Speaker of the House.
  • 05-31-2019 - Signed by the President of the Senate.
  • 06-02-2019 - Sent to the Governor for executive approval.
  • 06-11-2019 - Signed by the Governor. Becomes Act No. 242.
  • 06-11-2019 - Effective date: 08/01/2019.

Votes (2)

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05-01-2019House Vote on HB 545 FINAL PASSAGE (#132)House9708yes
05-28-2019Senate Vote on HB 545 FINAL PASSAGE (#535)Senate3612yes