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Natural Resources Committee, Louisiana State Senate

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The Natural Resources 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]

  • Accretion, alluvion and dereliction of public and private lands
  • Conservation
  • Military parks and battlefields
  • Mineral lands and matters relating to thereof
  • Mineral resources and public lands
  • Mines and minerals and mineral codes
  • Natural resources generally
  • Ownership of minerals and mineral lands
  • Parks and recreation
  • Pipelines
  • Public lands
  • State boundary lines
  • Tidelands
  • Wildlife and Fisheries

Membership

2012-2013

Republican Party Republicans (5)

Democratic Party Democrats (2)

2010-2011

Republican Party Republicans (7)

Democratic Party Democrats (1)

2008-2009

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