Gov. Edwards signs another 25 bills into law

Gov. Edwards signs another 25 bills into law

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Gov. John Bel Edwards signed another 25 bills into law Thursday, including ones on child abuse and abortions.

Below is a list of the new laws:

ACT 282 - HB 85: Provides relative to the Broadmoor Crime Prevention and Improvement District in East Baton Rouge Parish
ACT 283 - HB 117: Provides relative to the classified police service in the city of Crowley  
ACT 284 - HB 138: Authorizes the governing authority of the city of DeRidder to create the classified competitive position of deputy fire chief
ACT 285 - HB 157: Provides relative to the classified police service in the city of DeRidder  
ACT 286 - HB 181: Re-creates the Department of Natural Resources
ACT 287 - HB 203: Provides relative to the Central Louisiana Regional Infrastructure Beltway Commission  
ACT 288 - HB 271: Provides relative to the regulation of used motor vehicles   
ACT 289 - HB 513: Provides relative to the audit of certain contracts with the Algiers Development District  
ACT 290 - HB 561: Provides relative to membership in the Zachary Taylor Parkway District and Commission
ACT 291 - HB 636: Amends the public oyster seed ground vessel permit
ACT 292 - HB 731: Creates the Capital Heights Crime Prevention and Improvement District in East Baton Rouge Parish
ACT 293 - HB 747: Allows cease and desist orders to be issued to persons contracted or licensed by the Dept. of Public Safety and Corrections, public safety services, to administer skills tests
ACT 294 - HB 786: Provides relative to annexation ordinances adopted by municipalities  
ACT 295 - HB 998: Provides relative to payment of group health insurance premium costs for retirees of Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office
ACT 296 - HB 1010: Changes the annual royalty fee for the "Lung Cancer Alliance" special prestige motor vehicle license plate  
ACT 297 - HB 1068: Provides relative to the regulation of gas fitters and master gas fitters
ACT 298 - SB 377: Requires National Human Trafficking Resource Center hotline information to be posted at hotels
ACT 299 - SB 161: Provides for exceptions from the retail seafood dealer's license
ACT 300 - SB 107: Provides for the re-creation of the Department of Health and Hospitals and changes the name to Louisiana Department of Health
ACT 301 - SB 313: Provides relative to the Council on the Status of Grandparents Raising Grandchildren
ACT 302 - SB 326: Provides relative to reporting of child abuse and neglect
ACT 303 - SB 335: Prohibits charter schools from requiring disclosure of certain student information and provides for the submission of petitions by certain students with exceptionalities
ACT 304 - HB 606: Prohibits entities that perform abortions from receiving public funding for any purpose
ACT 305 - HB 662: Provides for a fee on emergency ground ambulance service providers
ACT 306 - HB 906: Provides relative to postsecondary education services for homeless and foster youth

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