Our coalition of Louisiana environmental organizations is alarmed by the language of Sen. Sharon Hewitt’s Senate Bill 292. If enacted as currently drafted, SB 292 would prohibit any Louisiana state agency from adopting or enforcing a state or regional program to
Oil is protected more than people in Louisiana
Legislature eliminates reporting requirement for pipeline leaks of less than 1,000 pounds
The Louisiana House of Representatives has unanimously passed a bill to exempt oil production from abandoned wells from severance tax
“What we’re really trying to do is contain these spills,” she said.
State Legislature does not understand Federal supremacy