Terms Used In Louisiana Revised Statutes 3:4161

  • 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.  All funds derived from assessments imposed under this Part shall be used for the operational and promotional expenses of the board.  The board shall control its own funds subject to the budgetary review of the commissioner.

B.  The board may select a bank for the deposit of its funds.

C.  The board shall invest any surplus funds which may be available in interest-bearing accounts, securities, or other similar investments as may, in its sole discretion, be deemed appropriate by the board.

D.  The board shall annually make a complete report of all of its expenditures during the preceding fiscal year to all organizations authorized to make nominations for appointments to the board.

Added by Acts 1983, No. 526, §1, July 8, 1983; Acts 1995, No. 356, §1; Acts 2009, No. 24, §8L, eff. June 12, 2009.