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Legislation

Louisiana HB 413 - Banks/Banking

Louisiana HB 413

Provides that it shall be unlawful discrimination for a financial institution to refuse to provide services to any party because of the party's lawful engagement in commerce of firearms and ammunition

By Blake Miguez (R)*Mark Abraham (R)Beryl Amedee (R)Tony Bacala (R)Terry Brown (I)Raymond Crews (R)Phillip DeVillier (R)Rick Edmonds (R)Ray Garofalo Jr. (R)Johnny Guinn (R)Lance Harris (R)Valarie Hodges (R)Frank Hoffmann (R)Dodie Horton (R)Pete Huval (R)Chris Leopold (R)Doc McMahen (R)Jay Morris III (R)Kevin Pearson (R)Alan Seabaugh (R)Kirk Talbot (R)Mark Wright (R)

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LEAP Forward Position: Oppose

LEAP Forward Position: Oppose

Bill Summary

Proposed law prohibits a bank, credit union, financial institution, payment processor, savings and loan association, or trust company from refusing to provide financial services to, refrain from continuing to provide existing financial services, terminate existing financial services with, or otherwise discriminate in the provision of financial services against a person or trade association solely because the person or association is engaged in the lawful commerce, buying, selling, or manufacturing of firearms or ammunition and is licensed pursuant to present law.

Proposed law prohibits a bank, credit union, financial institution, payment processor, savings and loan association, or trust company from refusing to provide financial services to, refrain from continuing to provide existing financial services, terminate existing financial services with, or otherwise discriminate in the provision of financial services against a person solely because that person is engaged in the lawful servicing of, renting of, provision of training relative to, or provision of a facility designed for qualifications, training, or practice relative to firearms or ammunition.