Law Library of Louisiana holdings*:
* Please call the library first if you are seeking calendars or journals before 1900, as there are some years missingfrom the collection.
Bill holdings in the state*:
* Please call the library/archives first to make sure it has bills from the year you are seeking, as the holdings are
Other useful state legislative history information:
Video from House floor and committee meetings - 1999-present
Video from Senate floor and committee meetings - 2008-present
Audio of House committee meetings from State Archives - 1981-2000
Audio of Senate committee meetings
Committee meeting minutes (print) from House and Senate - 1970-present
West's Louisiana Statutes Annotated notes, at the Law Library of Louisiana and other libraries - 1950-present
Louisiana State Law Institute meeting minutes and other Law Institute information - 1939-present
Historical newspapers and law journals, available online at the Law Library of Louisiana and other libraries -
Important phone numbers when compiling a legislative history:
Note: You must have Senate bill number before calling. Senate bill number can be found at the top of the act.
Note: You must have House bill number before calling. House bill number can be found at the top of the act.
La. State Archives: 225-922-1209
Other useful phone numbers:
Public Update Legislative Service:
800-256-3793 (PULS Line)
This line is free for Louisiana callers outside of Baton Rouge. Legislative staff will answer questions.
To contact lawmakers in the House: 225-342-6945; (fax) 225-342-8336
To contact lawmakers in the Senate: 225-342-2040; (fax) 225-342-0617
State Library of Louisiana, Louisiana Section: