2011 Louisiana Laws
Revised Statutes
TITLE 42 — Public officers and employees
RS 42:1133 — Board of ethics; quorum, recusal, compensation, officers


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§1133. Board of Ethics; quorum, recusal, compensation, officers

A. Quorum. Six members shall constitute a quorum for transacting the business of the board.

B. Recusal. Any member of the board who has a personal interest in or who becomes the subject of an investigation or hearing by the board shall recuse himself from participation in such investigation or hearing.

C. Compensation. Members of the board shall receive fifty dollars per diem for each day devoted to the work of the board. They shall also receive reimbursement for vouchered traveling, lodging, and other expenses at the rate established for state employees.

D. Officers. The board shall elect a chairman from among its members to serve a two-year term. The board shall select other necessary officers from among its membership.

Acts 1979, No. 443, §1, eff. April 1, 1980; Acts 1989, No. 721, §1, eff. July 8, 1989; Acts 1990, No. 1076, §1, eff. July 31, 1990; Acts 1996, 1st Ex. Sess., No. 64, §6, eff. Jan. 1, 1997.

NOTE: SEE ACTS 1989 NO. 721, §§2 AND 5.

NOTE: ACTS 1990, NO. 1076, §1, CHANGES THE TERMINATION OF ACTS 1989, NO. 721, §§1 AND 2, TO JULY 1, 1991. ALSO SEE NOTES IN LSA AT THIS SECTION.

NOTE: SEE ACTS 1996, 1ST EX. SESS., NO. 64, §14.

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