April 18, 2018

NRA-ILA, Staff, April 16, 2018- As early as today, the Louisiana Senate could consider Senate Bill 491 which would prohibit the sale, manufacture, purchase, possession, or transfer of bump stocks and other “rapid-fire” devices.  The broad and overreaching language could potentially criminalize firearm modifications such as competition triggers, and ergonomic changes that …

April 18, 2018

Planetizen, James Brasuell, April 13, 2018- “Louisiana senators approved Monday night legislation that would assert state authority over local zoning efforts to create affordable housing,” reports Mark Ballard. “Senate Bill 462 would forbid municipal and parish governments from requiring developers to set aside a certain number of low income units …

April 12, 2018

NextCity, Rachel Dovey, April 10, 2018- Last summer, Louisiana lawmakers killed a preemption measure that would have limited city housing policy. SB 162 was approved by the Senate, but never made it past the House. Now, senators are resurrecting a version of that failed policy. SB 462 would “forbid municipal and parish governments from requiring developers …