The state police may recommend to the legislature that it enact legislation for the inclusion of additional offenses for which DNA samples shall be taken and otherwise subjected to the provisions of this Chapter.  In determining whether to recommend additional offenses, the state police shall consider those offenses for which DNA testing will have a substantial impact on the detection and identification of sex offenders and violent offenders.

Acts 1997, No. 737, §1, eff. Sept. 1, 1999; H.C.R. No. 40, 1999 R.S., eff. June 21, 1999.