Commerce, Consumer Protection, and International Affairs Committee, Louisiana State Senate

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The Commerce, Consumer Protection, and International Affairs Committee is a standing committee of the Louisiana State Senate.

Per the Senate Rules, committees of the Louisiana State Senate are assigned by the President of the Senate.[1] It is unclear when committees are assigned. A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum.[2] The President, President Pro Tempore and Parliamentarian serve as "ex officio" members of every committee.[3]

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Senate Rules

Function

Legislative instruments and other matter referred to this committee shall encompass the following subject matter:[4]

  • Banking and the regulation thereof
  • Commerce and industry generally
  • Communication by telephone, telegraph, radio, television or other media
  • Consumer protection
  • Corporations
  • Credit unions
  • Interest rates
  • Merchandising
  • Navigation
  • Protection of trade and commerce against unlawful restraints and monopolies
  • Registration and licensing of vessels and small boats
  • Regulation, licensing and standards of professions, businesses and occupations
  • Regulation of common carrier by water
  • Savings and loan and homestead associations
  • Small loan companies
  • Tourism

Membership

2012-2013

Republican Party Republicans (7)

Democratic Party Democrats (2)

2010-2011

Republican Party Republicans (7)

Democratic Party Democrats (3)

2008-2009

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