§ 33:4551 Contracts for construction of golf courses or other recreational facilities
§ 33:4552 Dedication or acquisition of lands or buildings for playgrounds or recreation centers
§ 33:4552.1 Terrebonne; lease of land for camp sites
§ 33:4553 Supervision of recreation facilities and programs
§ 33:4554 Playground and recreation board
§ 33:4555 Joint maintenance of recreation system by political subdivisions
§ 33:4556 Donations for recreation purposes
§ 33:4557 Issuance of bonds to acquire recreation facilities
§ 33:4558 Exercise of police power over municipally-owned places of amusement
§ 33:4559 Municipalities of 100,000 or more authorized to acquire and operate opera houses or dramatic halls
§ 33:4560 Acquisition of land
§ 33:4561 Commission to manage property
§ 33:4561.1 Naming of civic center theater; city of Monroe
§ 33:4562 Recreation districts, creation by parishes; corporate status, powers, domicile
§ 33:4562.1 Service charge authorized; assessment and collection; St. Mary Parish
§ 33:4562.2 Parcel fee; submission to voters; St. Mary Parish
§ 33:4562.3 Evangeline-Ville Platte Recreation District; creation; boundaries; objects and purposes; governing authority; powers
§ 33:4562.4 Notwithstanding any provision of law to the contrary, the governing authorities for the parish of St. Mary, the town of Berwick and Recreational District No. 3 of St. Mary Parish may
§ 33:4563 Recreation districts, objects and purposes
§ 33:4564 Board of commissioners; appointment and tenure; organization; secretary-treasurer; compensation
§ 33:4564.1 Board of Recreation, St. Charles Parish
§ 33:4564.2 Recreation District No. 1, Vermilion Parish; appointment of additional members
§ 33:4564.3 Ward Ten Recreation District of the parish of Rapides
§ 33:4564.4 Elizabeth Recreational District No. 3, Allen Parish; per diem
§ 33:4564.5 Board of recreation, Jackson Parish; powers
§ 33:4564.6 Livingston Parish Recreation District No. 2; per diem
§ 33:4564.7 Livingston Parish Recreation District No. 3; per diem
§ 33:4565 Recreation districts, director
§ 33:4566 Recreation districts, taxation, bonds
§ 33:4566.1 Recreation District Number One of St. Tammany Parish
§ 33:4567 St. Tammany Parish Recreation and Parks District; creation; purpose
§ 33:4568 Nibletts Bluff Park Commission; creation
§ 33:4568.1 Corporate status; domicile; purpose
§ 33:4568.2 Board of commissioners
§ 33:4568.3 Officers; quorum; employees
§ 33:4568.4 Powers and duties
§ 33:4568.5 Annual report
§ 33:4569 There is hereby created the Iberville Parish Parks and Recreation District, referred to in this Section and R.S. 33:4569.1 through 4569.3 as the “district”, whose authority shall enc
§ 33:4569.1 A. The control and management of the affairs of the district shall be vested in a board of commissioners, referred to in this Section and R.S. 33:4569.2 and 4569.3 as the “board”. Th
§ 33:4569.2 The district shall constitute a body corporate in law, with all the powers of a corporation, and with all the powers and rights of a political subdivision of the state relative to th
§ 33:4569.3 The board shall have all powers necessary or convenient to effectuate the purposes of the district, including but not limited to the following rights and powers:
§ 33:4570 The Recreation and Park Commission for the Parish of East Baton Rouge; creation
§ 33:4570.1 Board of commissioners; officers; quorum; employees
§ 33:4570.2 Legal status; rights and privileges
§ 33:4570.3 Powers and duties
§ 33:4570.4 Corporate status; bonds; taxes; collections
§ 33:4570.11 Recreation and park commission; St. John the Baptist Parish
§ 33:4570.12 Oswald-Dubea Arboretum and Nature Center of LaSalle Park, Jefferson Parish
§ 33:4570.13 Algiers Park Commission; creation; membership; powers
§ 33:4570.14 A. There is hereby created the Grant Parish Recreation Authority as a special district and political subdivision of the state. The boundaries of the authority shall be coterminous wi
§ 33:4571 Special districts for preservation and development of recreational facilities, historic sites or areas, tourist attractions, central business district areas; creation by parishes
§ 33:4572 Board of commissioners; appointment and tenure; organization; secretary-treasurer; compensation
§ 33:4573 Corporate status; domicile; purpose and powers
§ 33:4574 A. The governing authority of any parish in the state is authorized and empowered upon its own initiative to form and create a tourist commission or by agreement with the governing a
§ 33:4574.1 Taxes; occupancy; sales and use
§ 33:4574.1.1 A. For the purposes set forth in this Subsection or Paragraph (F)(3) of this Section, a commission created pursuant to R.S. 33:4574(B) is authorized to levy and collect a tax upon th
§ 33:4574.2 Budget; borrowing money; audit
§ 33:4574.3 Effect on existing tourist commissions
§ 33:4574.4 West Baton Rouge Parish Tourist Commission; terms; powers, duties, and responsibilities
§ 33:4574.5 Alexandria/Pineville Area Convention and Visitors Bureau
§ 33:4574.6 Tangipahoa Parish Tourist Commission; acquisition of property
§ 33:4574.7 City of Alexandria; occupancy tax; rate; issuance of bonds
§ 33:4574.8 City of Alexandria; additional tax; rate
§ 33:4574.9 Concordia Parish Tourist Commission
§ 33:4574.10 Additional powers of certain convention and visitors bureaus
§ 33:4574.11 Southwest Louisiana Convention and Visitors Bureau; complimentary hotel room tax
§ 33:4574.12 A. There is hereby created the River Parishes Convention, Tourist, and Visitors District and its governing authority the River Parishes Convention, Tourist, and Visitors Commission,
§ 33:4574.13 Madison Parish Tourism Commission; creation; governance; powers
§ 33:4574.14 Allen Parish Tourist Commission; per diem
§ 33:4574.15 Five Parishes West; tourism promotion
§ 33:4574.16 Visit Baton Rouge; additional powers
§ 33:4574.17 Acadia Parish Convention and Visitors Commission; additional powers
§ 33:4574.18 St. Helena Parish Tourist Commission; per diem
§ 33:4574.19 Tourist commission; Tangipahoa Parish; designation
§ 33:4575 There is hereby created the Harbor Center District. The district shall consist of the entire area within Ward Eight and Ward Nine of St. Tammany Parish, including any municipalities
§ 33:4575.1 Board of commissioners; appointment; terms; vacancies
§ 33:4575.2 Corporate status; domicile; purpose and powers
§ 33:4575.3 The board shall have all powers necessary or convenient to effectuate the purposes of the district, including but not limited to the following rights and powers:
§ 33:4575.5 Debts
§ 33:4576 West Calcasieu Parish Community Center Authority; creation; jurisdiction; purposes; board; powers
§ 33:4577.1 Beauregard Parish Covered Arena
§ 33:4578 Acadia Community Center District
§ 33:4579 A.(1) In addition to any other tax levied and collected, the governing authority of Assumption Parish may levy and collect a parking and use tax within any recreational vehicle park
§ 33:4580 Vernon Parish Arena District; creation; jurisdiction; purposes; board; powers
§ 33:4581 Jefferson Davis Parish Flyway Byway District

Terms Used In Louisiana Revised Statutes > Title 33 > Chapter 11

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • 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.
  • Appraisal: A determination of property value.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Automobile physical damage coverage: includes all coverage of loss or damage to an automobile insured under the policy except loss or damage resulting from collision or upset. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1266
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • Benefits plan: means the coverages offered by the plan to eligible persons as defined by R. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • Bequest: Property gifted by will.
  • Board: means the board of directors of the plan. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of insurance. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of insurance. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1242
  • Commissioner: shall mean the commissioner of insurance. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1260.2
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Contracted health care provider: means a health care provider that has entered into a contract or agreement directly with a health insurance issuer or through a network of providers for the provision of covered health care services. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1242
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • 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.
  • Covered health care services: means services, items, supplies, or drugs for the diagnosis, prevention, treatment, cure, or relief of a health condition, illness, injury, or disease that are either covered and payable under the terms of the health insurance coverage. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1242
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Department: means the Department of Insurance. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • Department: means the Department of Insurance. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1242
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Dependent: means a resident spouse or resident unmarried child under the age of twenty-one years, a child who is a student under the age of twenty-four years and who is financially dependent upon the parent, or a child of any age who is disabled and dependent upon the parent. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Discount medical plan: shall mean a business arrangement or contract in which a person, in exchange for fees, dues, charges or other valuable consideration, provides access for plan members to providers of medical services and the right to receive medical services from those providers at a discount. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1260.2
  • Discount medical plan card: shall mean a card or any other purchasing mechanism or device, which is not insurance, that purports to offer discounts or access to discounts in health-related purchases from health care providers. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1260.2
  • Discount medical plan organization: shall mean any person or organization that operates a discount medical plan and contracts with providers, provider networks or other discount medical plan organizations to offer access to medical services at a discount and determines the charge to discount medical plan members. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1260.2
  • Enrolled bill: The final copy of a bill or joint resolution which has passed both chambers in identical form. It is printed on parchment paper, signed by appropriate officials, and submitted to the President/Governor for signature.
  • Enrollee: means a qualified individual or qualified employee enrolled in a qualified health plan. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1260.32
  • Entity: shall mean a corporation, association, partnership, limited liability company, limited liability partnership or other legal entity. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1260.2
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • exchange: means a governmental agency or nonprofit entity that meets the applicable standards of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and makes qualified health plans available to qualified individuals and qualified employers. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1260.32
  • Federally defined eligible individual: means an individual as defined by R. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • 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.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Grace period: is a period that applies to recipients of advance payments of the premium tax credit allowed for certain individuals to purchase health insurance coverage on the exchange. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1260.32
  • Grace period: The number of days you'll have to pay your bill for purchases in full without triggering a finance charge. Source: Federal Reserve
  • Health and accident insurance: means hospital and medical expense incurred policies, nonprofit service plan corporation contracts, and coverages provided by health maintenance organizations, individual practices, associations, the Office of Group Benefits, and other similar entities and self-insurers. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • Health care facility: means a facility or institution providing health care services including but not limited to a hospital or other licensed inpatient center, ambulatory surgical or treatment center, skilled nursing facility, inpatient hospice facility, residential treatment center, diagnostic, laboratory, or imaging center, or rehabilitation or other therapeutic health setting. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1242
  • Health care professional: means a physician or other health care practitioner licensed, certified, or registered to perform specified health care services consistent with state law. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1242
  • Health care provider: shall mean any person licensed, certified, or registered in this state to provide health care services, including but not limited to physicians, hospitals, home health agencies, chiropractors, pharmacies and dentists. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1260.2
  • Health care provider: means a person licensed by this state to provide health care or professional services under the provisions of Title 37 of the Louisiana Revised Statutes of 1950 or any professional corporation, as a health care provider, authorized to form under the provisions of Title 12 of the Louisiana Revised Statutes of 1950 or such a person licensed by the appropriate laws of another state. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • Health care services: means services, items, supplies, or drugs for the diagnosis, prevention, treatment, cure, or relief of a health condition, illness, injury, or disease. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1242
  • Health insurance coverage: means benefits consisting of medical care provided or arranged for directly, through insurance or reimbursement, or otherwise, and includes health care services paid for under any plan, policy, or certificate of insurance. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1242
  • Health insurance issuer: means any entity that offers health insurance coverage through a policy or certificate of insurance subject to state law that regulates the business of insurance. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1242
  • Hospital: means any facility as defined in R. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • Individual: shall mean a natural person. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1260.2
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Insurable interest: as used in this Chapter means any lawful and substantial economic interest in the safety or preservation of the subject of the insurance free from loss, destruction, or pecuniary damage. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:853
  • Insurance arrangement: means any plan, program, contract, or any other arrangement under which one or more natural or juridical persons provide to their employees or participants, whether directly or indirectly, health care services or benefits other than through an insurer. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • Insured: means any natural person domiciled in this state, other than a member of the plan, who is eligible to receive benefits from any insurer or insurance arrangement as defined in this Section. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • insured: means a person, including a spouse or dependent, who is enrolled in or insured by a health insurance issuer for health insurance coverage. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1242
  • Insurer: means any insurance company or other entity authorized to transact and transacting health and accident insurance business in this state. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Marketer: shall mean any person who markets, promotes, sells or distributes a discount medical plan, including but not limited to a private label entity that places its name on and markets or distributes a discount medical plan. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1260.2
  • Medicaid: means coverage provided under the state plan for Title XIX of the Social Security Act, 42 USC 1396 et seq. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • Medical services: shall mean any care, service, or treatment of illness or dysfunction of, or injury to, the human body, including but not limited to physician care, inpatient care, outpatient care, hospital surgical services, emergency services, ambulance services, chiropractic services, dental services, audiology services, vision care services, mental health services, substance abuse services, podiatric care services, laboratory services and medical equipment and supplies. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1260.2
  • Medicare: means coverage under both Parts A and B of Title XVIII of the Social Security Act, 42 U. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • Member: shall mean any individual who pays valuable consideration to receive the purported benefits of a discount medical plan. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1260.2
  • Member: means a person covered by the plan. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Mortgagee: The person to whom property is mortgaged and who has loaned the money.
  • Mortgagor: The person who pledges property to a creditor as collateral for a loan and who receives the money.
  • network: means an entity other than a health insurance issuer that, through contracts with health care providers, provides or arranges for access by groups of enrollees or insureds to health care services by health care providers who are not otherwise or individually contracted directly with a health insurance issuer. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1242
  • Nonpayment of premium: means failure of the named insured to discharge when due any of his obligations in connection with the payment of premiums on a policy, or any installment of such premium, whether the premium is payable directly to the insurer or its agent or indirectly under any premium finance plan or extension of credit. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1266
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • 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.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Person: shall mean an individual or an entity. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1260.2
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plan: means the Louisiana Health Plan as created in R. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • Plan of operation: means the plan of operation of the plan, including articles, bylaws, and operating rules, adopted by the board pursuant to R. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1202
  • Policy: means an automobile liability, automobile physical damage, or automobile collision policy, or any combination thereof, delivered or issued for delivery in this state, or any binder based on such a policy, insuring a single individual or husband and wife resident of the same household, as named insured, and under which the insured vehicles therein designated are of the following types only:

                (a) A private passenger vehicle that is not used as a public or livery conveyance for passengers, nor rented to others. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1266

  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • Prime network: means a network that requires contracted health care providers to accept the amount payable for covered health care services as payment in full for such services. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1242
  • provider: means a health care professional or a health care facility or the agent or assignee of such professional or facility. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1242
  • Qualified health plan: means a health insurance plan that has in effect a certification that the qualified health plan meets applicable state or federal standards required for participation in a health insurance exchange. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1260.32
  • Qualified health plan issuer: means a health insurance issuer that offers a qualified health plan in accordance with a certification from an exchange. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1260.32
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Recourse: An arrangement in which a bank retains, in form or in substance, any credit risk directly or indirectly associated with an asset it has sold (in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles) that exceeds a pro rata share of the bank's claim on the asset. If a bank has no claim on an asset it has sold, then the retention of any credit risk is recourse. Source: FDIC
  • 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.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • 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.
  • to renew: means the issuance and delivery by an insurer of a policy replacing at the end of the policy period a policy previously issued and delivered by the same insurer, or the issuance and delivery of a certificate or notice extending the term of a policy beyond its policy period or term. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 22:1266
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.