Art. 14 Sec. 2 Board of Supervisors of Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College
Art. 14 Sec. 3 Board of Supervisors of Southern University
Art. 14 Sec. 4 State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education; Board of Trustees for State Colleges and Universities
Art. 14 Sec. 5 Boards; New Appointments
Art. 14 Sec. 6 Mandatory Reorganization of State Government
Art. 14 Sec. 7 Legislative Sessions
Art. 14 Sec. 8 Civil Service Commission; State; Cities
Art. 14 Sec. 9 Civil Service Officers; Employees; State; Cities
Art. 14 Sec. 10 Offshore Mineral Revenues; Use of Funds
Art. 14 Sec. 11 Prescription; Tidelands Taxes
Art. 14 Sec. 12 Forfeitures Prior to 1880
Art. 14 Sec. 13 Effective Date of Property Tax Provisions
Art. 14 Sec. 14 Limitation on Transitional Provisions
Art. 14 Sec. 15 Existing Officials
Art. 14 Sec. 16 Provisions of 1921 Constitution Made Statutory
Art. 14 Sec. 17 Provisions of Constitution of 1921 Repealed
Art. 14 Sec. 18 Existing Laws
Art. 14 Sec. 19 Ports; Transition to Statutes
Art. 14 Sec. 20 Public Service Commission
Art. 14 Sec. 21 References to 1921 Constitution
Art. 14 Sec. 22 Effect of Titles
Art. 14 Sec. 23 Continuation of Actions and Rights
Art. 14 Sec. 24 Protection of Existing Taxes
Art. 14 Sec. 25 Impairment of Debt Obligations Prohibited
Art. 14 Sec. 26 Constitution Not Retroactive
Art. 14 Sec. 27 Legislative Provisions
Art. 14 Sec. 28 Judiciary Commission
Art. 14 Sec. 30 Commissioner of Elections
Art. 14 Sec. 31 Pardon Board
Art. 14 Sec. 32 Levee Districts; Compensation for Property
Art. 14 Sec. 33 Suits Against the State; Effective Date
Art. 14 Sec. 34 Exemption from Seizure and Sale
Art. 14 Sec. 35 Effective Date
Art. 14 Sec. 36 Effect of Adoption
Art. 14 Sec. 37 Severability Clause

Terms Used In Louisiana Constitution > Article 14 - Transitional Provisions

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Recess: A temporary interruption of the legislative business.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Veto: The procedure established under the Constitution by which the President/Governor refuses to approve a bill or joint resolution and thus prevents its enactment into law. A regular veto occurs when the President/Governor returns the legislation to the house in which it originated. The President/Governor usually returns a vetoed bill with a message indicating his reasons for rejecting the measure. In Congress, the veto can be overridden only by a two-thirds vote in both the Senate and the House.