Gov. Edwards signs 16 more bills into law

Gov. Edwards signs 16 more bills into law

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Gov. John Bel Edwards has signed 16 more bills into law, including one affecting convicted sex offenders and another related to human trafficking.

ACT 266 - SB 30: Authorizes the exchange of land between the Department of Agriculture and Forestry and the Cooper Cemetery Association in Beauregard Parish
ACT 267 - SB 70: Prohibits sex offenders from soliciting business door to door
ACT 268 - SB 73: Provides for the crime of resisting an officer when one knowingly interferes with a police cordon
ACT 269 - SB 90: Expands crime of human trafficking to specific elements regarding trafficking of persons under the age of twenty-one engaged in commercial sexual activity
ACT 270 - SB 106: Specifies when a short-form birth certificate card may be purchased
ACT 271 - SB 183: Provides relative to the State Board of Cosmetology
ACT 272 - SB 219: Provides relative to the distribution of forfeitures of criminal bail bonds
ACT 273 - SB 287: Provides for the revocation of P.O.S.T. certification for peace officers convicted of malfeasance in office
ACT 274 - HB 184: Requires provision of certain claims information to insureds
ACT 275 - HB 195: Provides relative to transmittal of certain notices required pursuant to medical malpractice law
ACT 276 - HB 303: Requires successful completion of an oyster harvester education program prior to applying for an oyster harvester license
ACT 277 - HB 465: Provides for certain fees collected by the office of conservation
ACT 278 - HB 476: Specifies that insurance producers may not be required to provide certain information regarding insurance coverage
ACT 279 - HB 591: Permits vehicles operated by engines fueled wholly or partially with compressed or liquefied natural gas to exceed gross vehicle weight limits and axle weight limits
ACT 280 - HB 728: Provides with respect to the procedures and requirements for obtaining consent of the legislature for certain acts of the interim emergency board
ACT 281 - HB 890: Makes revisions to the La. Election Code issuers

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