Bills Signed by Gov. Edwards

BATON ROUGE — Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards announced that he signed the following bills into law from the 2019 Regular Legislative Session:

ACT 169—HB 43 Authorizes the governing authority of the city of New Orleans to levy a tax on short term rentals of overnight lodging.

ACT 170—HB 522 Provides relative to the levy of sales and use taxes in the city of New Orleans.

ACT 171—HB 544 Provides with respect to the land-based casino operating contract. 

ACT 172—HB 617 Provides relative to the Ernest N. Morial-New Orleans Exhibition Hall Authority.