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Summary:
This act provides for new calculation protocol for child support obligations which allow for child care costs to include the reasonable child care expenses incurred by either parent while receiving job...
Subject:
Public Assistance, Job and Workforce Training
Year:
2014
Source:
Louisiana Legislature
Summary:
This bill would establish the Privatization Review Act which requires state contracting proposals to be reported publicly and mandates that any private company that takes over a public service shall...
Subject:
Government Contracts and Procurement, Government Contracts and Procurement, Reports and Disclosure, Performance Measures
Year:
2014
Source:
Louisiana Legislature
Summary:
This bill caps fees for short term consumer credit lending at 36% interest annually and sets limitations on acceptable forms of payment for consumer credit transactions. This bill prohibits an extender of...
Subject:
Consumer Protections
Year:
2014
Source:
Louisiana Legislature
Summary:
The model ordinance authorizes court-appointed pretrial-services advocates for defendants accused of nonviolent crimes; provides for the basic elements of an effective pretrial-services advocate program; and...
Subject:
Courts
Year:
2012
Source:
The Public Law Center
Summary:
The model ordinance sets a standard for the city to make more efficient and sustainable decisions in its procurement. The ordinance requires the city to procure and contract for environmentally preferable...
Subject:
Government Contracts and Procurement, Government Contracts and Procurement
Year:
2012
Source:
The Public Law Center
Summary:
The model ordinance centralizes the responsibility for promoting language access in city government in the Office of Neighborhood Engagement (ONE). The ordinance grants ONE increased funds to implement plans...
Subject:
Services, Benefits, and Programs
Year:
2012
Source:
The Public Law Center
Summary:
This policy brief outlines a number of reasons why Louisiana’s new cash balance pension system should not serve as a model for other states. Public-sector workers in Louisiana are not covered by Social...
Subject:
Savings and Retirement, Courts
Year:
2012
Source:
Economic Policy Institute
Summary:
This act provides for the creation of Low-Profit Limited Liability Companies in the state. A low-profit limited liability company (L3C) is a legal form of business entity in the United States that was...
Subject:
Corporations
Year:
2010
Source:
Louisiana Legislature
Summary:
This act designates the office of a public secondary school guidance counselor, among others, as a voter registration agency.
Subject:
Voter Registration
Year:
2008
Source:
Louisiana Legislature
Summary:
A report on how to use double bottom line investment to attract investment capital to real estate and business deals in low-income inner city communities and inner-ring suburbs. This type of investment takes...
Subject:
Private Investment Funds, Sectors and Clusters
Year:
2007
Source:
Ford Foundation