Labor & Industrial Relations Committee, Louisiana State Senate

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The Labor & Industrial Relations 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]

  • Child labor
  • Collective bargaining and other labor laws affecting public employees
  • Employment insurance
  • Health and safety of laborers
  • Labor and industrial relations generally
  • Labor disputes
  • Labor retirement laws, except those related to public employees
  • Labor standards
  • Unemployment compensation
  • Wages and hours of labor
  • Women in the labor market
  • Workmen's compensation

Membership

2012-2013

Republican Party Republicans (6)

Democratic Party Democrats (1)

2010-2011

Republican Party Republicans (4)

Democratic Party Democrats (3)

2008-2009

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