§ 48:2170 Short title
§ 48:2171 Purpose; findings; determinations
§ 48:2172 Definitions
§ 48:2173 Creation of compacts; jurisdiction
§ 48:2174 Liability
§ 48:2175 Directors
§ 48:2176 Compensation of directors
§ 48:2177 Conflict of interest; ethics code
§ 48:2178 Right of public agencies to material
§ 48:2179 Establish feasibility; prior written approval
§ 48:2180 General grant of powers and duties
§ 48:2181 State-designated projects; department approvals
§ 48:2182 Acquisition of lands and property
§ 48:2183 Public utilities
§ 48:2184 Levy special benefit assessments
§ 48:2185 Local option
§ 48:2186 Contracts; construction and law enforcement
§ 48:2187 Bonds
§ 48:2188 Chapter supplemental; liberal construction
§ 48:2189 Cessation of railway; conveyance of project

Terms Used In Louisiana Laws > Revised Statutes > Title 48 > Chapter 35

  • Aggregating period: means :

    (a)  For a political committee, except a political committee which supports only one candidate, the period from January first of the calendar year through December thirty-first of the same calendar year. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242

  • Candidate: means a person who seeks nomination or election to public office, except the office of president or vice president of the United States, presidential elector, delegate to a political party convention, United States senator, United States congressman, or political party office. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242
  • Chairman: means the principal executive officer of a political committee regardless of his title. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242
  • Closing date: means the date through which the report is complete. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242
  • committee: means two or more persons, other than a husband and wife, and any corporation organized for the primary purpose of supporting or opposing one or more candidates, propositions, recalls of a public officer, or political parties, which accepts contributions in the name of the committee, or makes expenditures from committee funds or in the name of the committee, or makes a transfer of funds to or receives a transfer of funds from another committee, or receives or makes loans in an aggregate amount in excess of five hundred dollars within any calendar year. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242
  • Contribution: except as otherwise provided in this Chapter, means a gift, conveyance, payment, or deposit of money or anything of value, or the forgiveness of a loan or of a debt, made for the purpose of supporting, opposing, or otherwise influencing the nomination or election of a person to public office, for the purpose of supporting or opposing a proposition or question submitted to the voters, or for the purpose of supporting or opposing the recall of a public officer, whether made before or after the election. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242
  • Depositing authority: as used in this Part means the commissioner of public finance or the finance officer, or any department, board, commission, or institution of cities located in this state having a population exceeding one hundred fifty thousand according to the last preceding census of the United States for which the official figures have been published, and "fiscal agent bank" or "depository" means any bank selected and designated by the commission council or governing body of such cities, for deposit of funds belonging to or held in custody for the above designated cities or any department, board, commission, or institution thereof. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1245
  • depository: means any bank selected and designated by the commission council or governing body of such cities, for deposit of funds belonging to or held in custody for the above designated cities or any department, board, commission, or institution thereof. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1245
  • District office: means the following offices but shall not include any major office:

    (a)  The office of a member of the Louisiana Legislature. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242

  • Election: means any primary, general, or special election held, pursuant to the laws of this state or a parish or municipal charter or ordinance or a court order, to choose a public officer or nominee. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242
  • Expenditure: means a purchase, payment, advance, deposit, or gift, of money or anything of value made for the purpose of supporting, opposing, or otherwise influencing the nomination or election of a person to public office, for the purpose of supporting or opposing a proposition or question submitted to the voters, or for the purpose of supporting or opposing the recall of a public officer, whether made before or after the election. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242
  • Loan: means a transfer of money, property, or anything of value in exchange for an obligation to repay in whole or in part, made for the purpose of supporting, opposing, or otherwise influencing the nomination for election, or election, of any person to public office, for the purpose of supporting or opposing a proposition or question submitted to the voters, or for the purpose of supporting or opposing the recall of a public officer, whether made before or after the election. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242
  • Major office: means the following offices: governor, lieutenant governor, secretary of state, attorney general, state treasurer, commissioner of agriculture, commissioner of insurance, the superintendent of education, public service commissioner, justice of the supreme court, court of appeal judge, district court judge in a judicial district comprised of a single parish with a population in excess of four hundred fifty thousand persons as determined by the most recently published decennial federal census where the election district is parishwide, as long as these offices are elective offices, and any candidate for office with an election district containing a population in excess of two hundred fifty thousand persons as determined by the most recently published decennial federal census. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242
  • Person: means any individual, partnership, limited liability company or corporation, association, labor union, political committee, corporation, or other legal entity, including their subsidiaries. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242
  • Principal campaign committee: means a political committee designated by a candidate pursuant to R. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242
  • Public office: means any state, parish, municipal, ward, district, or other office or position that is filled by election of the voters, except those specifically excepted in Paragraph (3) of this Section. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242
  • Subsidiary committee: means a political committee other than a principal campaign committee, designated by a candidate or by a principal campaign committee pursuant to R. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242
  • Supervisory committee: means the Board of Ethics established in R. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242
  • Transfer of funds: means any money, regardless of amount, received by a committee from another committee or money given by a committee to another committee. See Louisiana Revised Statutes 39:1242