Status Summary

The bill was heard, amended and passed in Senate Ways and Means and sent to Senate Rules. It was pulled in Rules was heard in Appropriations on 2/24.

Exec action taken on 2/24; majority passed and referred to Rules.

On 2/28, Rules relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading. Rules suspended and placed on third Reading. Passed on third reading; yeas, 98; nays, 0;

On 3/3, President signed.

On 3/6, Speaker signed, and bill was delivered to Governor. He has not yet taken action on it.

(updated 3/8)

Legislative Session



In Progress


Sen. Darneille

SB6309 extends the Family Assessment Response time frame from 90 days to 120 days, effective July 1, 2018.

*Companion to HB2449

The bill was amended to extend the FAR timeline from 90 to 120 days and declares that the department’s extension of FAR services is to be operated within existing appropriations.