Court Says Louisiana Agency Need Not Seek Public Bids

DeSue, Tedra
February 2006
Bond Buyer;2/24/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32326, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports on the ruling of the Louisiana Supreme Court that construction projects financed through the Louisiana Agricultural Finance Authority do not have to be put out for public bid. The authority is in the process of trying to put together a 95 million dollar revenue bond deal which will be used to build a bulk rice processing and loading facility.


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