State Session Information for Louisiana

Session
2020

House/Assembly Pre-filing Deadline
2/28/2020

House/Assembly Bill Introduction Deadline
3/31/2020

House/Assembly Committee Reporting Deadline

House/Assembly Crossover Deadline
None


Begin Date
3/9/2020

Adjournment Date
6/1/2020

Senate Pre-filing Deadline
2/28/2020

Senate Bill Introduction Deadline
3/31/2020

Senate Committee Reporting Deadline

Senate Crossover Deadline
None

Effective Date: Bill will typically provide effective date; if not, the bill will go into effect on August 1 of the year the bill was passed by the legislature.

Leadership

Governor
John Bel Edwards (D)

House/Assembly Control
68R/35D/2I

Highest Ranking House/Assembly Majority Legislator
Clay Schexnayder (R)

Highest Ranking Senate Majority Legislator
Page Cortez (R)

Lieutenant Governor
Billy Nungesser

Presides Over Senate?
No

Senate Control
27R/12D

Highest Ranking House/Assembly Minority Legislator
N/A

Highest Ranking Senate Minority Legislator
N/A