2018 Louisiana Laws
Revised Statutes
TITLE 24 - Legislature and Laws
RS 24:104 - Procedure

Universal Citation: LA Rev Stat § 24:104 (2018)

§104. Procedure

A. Reports submitted by the Commission on Streamlining Government pursuant to this Section may include any of or any combination of the following:

(1) Recommendations to eliminate, streamline, consolidate, privatize, or outsource constitutional and statutory agency activities, functions, programs, services, powers, duties, and responsibilities to provide the same or greater type and quality of activity, function, program, or service that will result in cost reduction or greater efficiency or effectiveness.

(2) Recommendations to ensure that agency activities, functions, programs, and services are not duplicative and are necessary, meeting or exceeding performance standards, and meeting the needs of Louisiana citizens.

(3) Recommendations for the elimination, consolidation, privatization, or outsourcing of an agency to provide a more cost efficient or more effective manner of providing an activity, function, program, or service.

(4) Recommendations providing for the use of alternative resources to the operation of agencies, activities, functions, programs, and services to provide a more cost-effective manner without impacting the quality or availability of needed services.

(5) Recommendations for standards, processes, and guidelines for agencies to use in order to review and evaluate government activities, functions, programs, and services to eliminate, streamline, consolidate, privatize, or outsource.

B.(1) The commission shall submit an initial report of its recommendations, including recommendations requiring legislation or administrative action, to the governor, the president of the Senate, the speaker of the House of Representatives, the Senate and Governmental Affairs Committee, the House and Governmental Affairs Committee, and the commissioner of administration no later than December 15, 2009.

(2) The commission shall prepare the recommendations in the report as a reorganization plan and submit the plan to the Senate and Governmental Affairs Committee and the House and Governmental Affairs Committee for consideration by January 4, 2010 and the committees, meeting as a joint committee, shall review the plan by February 1, 2010.

(3) Executive and legislative action as may be necessary to implement the reorganization plan as approved or modified by the two committees meeting jointly shall be taken as soon as possible.

C. The commission shall submit a report annually before January first consisting of the status and implementation of the reorganization plan approved by the Senate and Governmental Affairs Committee and the House and Governmental Affairs Committee to the governor, the president of the Senate, the speaker of the House of Representatives, the Senate and Governmental Affairs Committee, the House and Governmental Affairs Committee, and the commissioner of administration.

Acts 2009, No. 491, §1, eff. July 10, 2009.

NOTE: See R.S. 24:108 and 109 relative to effect and effectiveness of Part.

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