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SB 233
Did not pass

Backroom Coastal Credit Scheme

Louisiana’s coastline and the jobs in that region should be protected. However, the recent coastal settlement would create a risky coastal credit scheme that has failed in every state it has been tried. At this point in Louisiana’s recovery from the pandemic, we must not authorize the risky Freeport-McMoran settlement that makes big claims for...
HB 569
Did not pass

Risky Coastal Credit Scheme

Louisiana’s coastline and the jobs in that region should be protected. However, the recent coastal settlement would create a risky coastal credit scheme that has failed in every state it has been tried. At this point in Louisiana’s recovery from the pandemic, we must not authorize the risky Freeport-McMoran settlement that makes big claims for...
HB 482
Did not pass

Make Louisiana a financial innovation hub

Louisiana should be the most innovation-friendly state in the country. One way to attract new innovation jobs is through regulatory sandboxes, which allow entrepreneurs with innovative business models to meet health and safety requirements while avoiding burdensome red tape not designed for their type of business. Financial technology is an industry ripe for innovation.
Tax Reform
Sent to Governor

Support Louisiana Tax Simplification Package

The complexity of Louisiana’s tax code drives jobs and opportunity to other states. Louisianans deserve a plan that would restructure both corporate and individual income taxes to create a tax code that is dramatically simpler, is less tied to the federal government, begins elimination of the franchise tax and automatically reduces income tax rates as the state does better.
HB 587
Sent to Governor

Establish drone highways

Drones have the potential to make our lives better while growing Louisiana’s economy. However, Louisiana laws need to be updated to unleash their potential. Two opportunities for reform in 2021:– pass easement laws to allow drones to fly while respecting private property rights, and allow for “drone highways” on which the state and local government...
SB 231
Did not pass

Make Louisiana an innovation hub

Louisiana should be the most innovation-friendly state in the country. One way to attract new innovation jobs is through regulatory sandboxes, which allow entrepreneurs with innovative business models to meet health and safety requirements while avoiding burdensome red tape not designed for their type of business. Financial technology enterprises and insurance companies are two industries...