May 2015

ISSUES AND ADVOCACY
 
AIA Louisiana Urges Support of Historic Tax Credits
 

We urge your support for HB 387 and SB 150, both of which will extend our state's Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits, so that they can continue delivering important impacts throughout our entire state, from small towns to big cities.  Louisiana is consistently among the top states nationally in historic rehabilitation, in large part due to our highly effective state Historic Rehabilitation Tax Credits, and it is important to continue that success.  Read Full Article


 

PLEASE contact any legislators that you know personally. We will send out an action alert when these bills are scheduled for committee.

 

Legislative Update


The state's $1.6 billion deficit continues to heavily shape the debate at the Capitol this session. House Speaker Chuck Kleckley, R-Lake Charles, indicated last week that a "package of bills had been assembled" designed to solve the budget deficit. Kleckley indicated he's been working with the Senate leadership and House members to develop "options and consensus." Read More