§ 25:1021 Declaration of purpose
§ 25:1022 Louisiana Quincentenary Commission; creation; appointments of members; terms; officers; meetings; domicile
§ 25:1023 Powers and duties
§ 25:1024 Funding; donations and grants
§ 25:1025 Annual report
§ 25:1026 Cooperation by other state entities
§ 25:1027 Termination of commission

Terms Used In Louisiana Revised Statutes > Title 25 > Chapter 23-A - Louisiana Quincentenary Commission

  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of insurance. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:242
  • Counterclaim: A claim that a defendant makes against a plaintiff.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Enrollee: means an individual who is enrolled in a health maintenance organization. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:242
  • Health care services: means any services rendered by providers which include but are not limited to medical and surgical care; psychological, optometric, optic, chiropractic, podiatric, nursing, and pharmaceutical services; health education, rehabilitative, and home health services; physical therapy; inpatient and outpatient hospital services; dietary and nutritional services; laboratory and ambulance services; and any other services for the purpose of preventing, alleviating, curing, or healing human illness, injury, or physical disability. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:242
  • Health maintenance organization: means any corporation organized as either a business corporation or a nonprofit corporation and domiciled in this state which undertakes to provide or arrange for the provision of basic health care services to enrollees in return for a prepaid charge. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:242
  • Lawsuit: A legal action started by a plaintiff against a defendant based on a complaint that the defendant failed to perform a legal duty, resulting in harm to the plaintiff.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • Provider: means any physician, hospital, or other person, organization, institution, or group of persons licensed or otherwise authorized in this state to furnish health care services. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:242
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Secretary: means the secretary of the Louisiana Department of Health. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:242
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Subscriber: means the person who is responsible for payment to a health maintenance organization or whose employment or other status, except for family dependence, is the basis for eligibility for enrollment in the health maintenance organization. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:242