Governor John Bel Edwards signed 79 bills into law and vetoed three bills Wednesday that Louisiana Legislature passed during the 2018 Regular Legislative Session.
The following is a list of the bills Gov. Edwards vetoed:
In a statement, the governor's office said Edwards vetoed HB 607 and 609 because the b provided "unnecessary additional regulations on the insurance industry that may result in additional costs being passed along to policy holders."
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Edwards vetoed HB 169 because the bill "would eliminate the requirement that the cancellation of an insurance policy be sent via certified mail, an important consumer protection that all policy holders deserve," according to the governor's office.
The following is a list of the bills Gov. Edwards signed into law:
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