Louisiana Panel OKs Bill Authorizing $200M of Gulf Tax-Credit Bonds

DeSue, Tedra
February 2006
Bond Buyer;2/10/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32317, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports on the passage of bond legislation by a key committee in the Louisiana General Assembly intended at helping governments affected by hurricanes Katrina and Rita avoid defaulting on their debts. The passage of the bill would alow the state to issue up to $200 million of federal Gulf tax-credit bonds. The bill is being debated by the full House and will next move on to the Senate.


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