Terms Used In Louisiana Revised Statutes 3:4155

  • Commissioner: means the Louisiana Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 3:1
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.

A.  At the first meeting of the board, the members shall elect from their membership a chairman, vice chairman, and such other officers as the board may deem advisable.  Thereafter, officers shall be elected during the board’s first regular meeting during the first quarter of each fiscal year.

B.  The board, with the approval of the commissioner, may appoint a director and an assistant director who shall be in the unclassified service of the state.

Added by Acts 1983, No. 526, §1, eff. July 8, 1983; Acts 2009, No. 24, §8L, eff. June 12, 2009.