July 5, 2011 •
Louisiana Presidential Primary Date Changed
Jindal Signs Into Law
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal signed House Bill 509 into law, changing the date of the state’s presidential primary. The primary moves to March on the first Saturday which follows the first Tuesday. Previously, the presidential primaries were held in February.
The change in law becomes effective immediately.
June 24, 2011 •
Louisiana Regular Session Adjourned
The 2011 regular session of the Louisiana Legislature adjourned sine die on June 23, 2011.
Upon transmittal of a bill, Governor Bobby Jindal will have 20 days to sign or veto the legislation.
Photo of the Louisiana House of Representatives Chamber by Jeffrey Schwartz on Wikipedia.
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