Tuesday in the Legislature

House convenes at 2 p.m.

Senate convenes at 1:30 p.m.

House Committee Meetings:

Education. 9 a.m. in Committee Room 1. Agenda includes:

SB 199 Creates Southeast Community School System in East Baton Rouge Parish.

SB 73 Constitutional amendment to set up Southeast Community School System.

HB 346 Requires legislative approval of changes made to school performance score ranges.

HB 248 Requires that voucher recipients annually meet income criteria.

SB 127 Allows some students to avoid taking ACT exam.

Health & Welfare, 9 a.m. room 5

HCR4 Directs secretary of Department of Health and Hospitals to expand eligibility for Medicaid.

HCR51 Directs Division of Administration, Department of Health and Hospitals and LSU to cease privitization of public hospitals.

House & Governmental Affairs. 9:30 a.m. Room 2.

SB61 Provides exemptions to provision of law on ethical standards for public servants.

HB531 Constitutional amendment relative to increasing financial burden on public school systems.

Insurance. 9:30 a.m. Room 3

SB19 Prohibits Citizens Insurance Corporation from assessing rates in excess of 25 percent per year without approval from House and Senate insurance committees.

Senate Committee Meetings:

Judiciary A. 9:30 a.m. in Hainkel Room. Agenda includes:

HB219 Provides criteria for prosective adoptive parents.

HB169 Provides for abolition and creation of judgeships in certain judicial districts.

Judiciary C. 10 a.m. in Room F

SB108 Provides relative to an offender convicted of first degree murder with life sentence.

HB45 Creates the Louisiana Manufactured Firearms & Ammunition Act.

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