TRSL Legislation Archive

Click on any bill number in the below file. The links will take you to the Louisiana Legislature website where you can view information specific to each bill.

 2016 Regular Legislative Session: Pension-related Legislation
Updated 06/24/2016
Legislative Session News Archive
 
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Special Session News #01: Special session to start this weekend

Feb 4, 2017

The 2016 First Extraordinary Session called by Gov. John Bel Edwards will begin at 4 p.m., Sunday, February 14. This special session is limited to topics identified in the governor's session call, which primarily focuses on legislation that impacts state revenue. The 25-day session will adjourn no later than 6 p.m., Wednesday, March 9. The 2016 Regular Session will convene at noon, Monday, March 14 and adjourn no later than 6 p.m., Monday,...

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Regular Session News #3: 2016 Legislative Session - Week in review

Dec 1, 2016

The House appropriations committee favorably reported House Bill 422 by Rep. Beryl Amedee this week. HB 422 would create the Payment Toward State Debt Fund, to be funded by grants, donations, and legislative appropriations. At least 10% of the monies in the fund would be appropriated annually to TRSL and LASERS to be applied to the initial unfunded accrued liability (IUAL). Also, Senate Bill 4 by Sen. Barrow Peacock passed the full Senate and ...

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Regular Session News #2: Bill affecting TRSL Board meetings passes Senate retirement

Nov 1, 2016

The Senate retirement committee reported Senate Bill 4 favorably to the full Senate today. SB 4, sponsored by Senator Barrow Peacock, gives the TRSL Board of Trustees the limited flexibility to meet at least 10 times per year instead of the current monthly requirement. A list of legislation impacting TRSL, including the positions taken by the TRSL Board of Trustees on each bill, is available on the Legislation page of our website.  Upc...

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Regular Session News #1: Regular session starts today, many bills would affect TRSL

Nov 1, 2016

The 2016 Regular Legislative Session starts today, and 30 bills that affect TRSL and its members have been filed for this session. A list of legislation impacting TRSL, including the positions taken by the TRSL Board of Trustees on each bill, is available on the Legislation page of our website. Retirement bills are typically heard first in either the House or Senate retirement committees. The chair of the Senate Retirement Committee is Sen. Ba...

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