TITLE

Bayou Giant Faces Limits

AUTHOR(S)
DeSue, Tedra
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;04/04/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31111, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the arguments during a Louisiana Supreme Court hearing in a case over a series of laws aimed at limiting the powers of the Louisiana Public Facilities Authority. Claims of the authority's officials about the unconstitutionality of the laws; Key provisions of the laws; Lawsuit against the authority challenging its selection of business partners.
ACCESSION #
4316683

 

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