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RS 48Title 48.roads, bridges and ferries
RS 48:1Terms defined
RS 48:11Department of transportation and development; creation; composition
RS 48:12Domicile
RS 48:13Department as body politic and corporate; secretary
RS 48:21Functions
RS 48:22Powers
RS 48:23Engineering and other help
RS 48:23.1Repealed by acts 1983, no. 59, 2. see now r.s. 48:111.1.
RS 48:24Bridges over navigable waters
RS 48:25Operation or control of ferries, etc.
RS 48:25.1Operation or control of ferries; new orleans ferries; cooperative agreement for ferry service; rates; operating agreement
RS 48:25.2New orleans ferry fund; ferry operations
RS 48:26Incidental powers
RS 48:27Grant anticipation revenue vehicles
RS 48:28Repealed by acts 1999, no. 1308, 1, eff. july 12, 1999.
RS 48:29Repealed by acts 1999, no. 1308, 1, eff. july 12, 1999.
RS 48:30Repealed by acts 1999, no. 1308, 1, eff. july 12, 1999.
RS 48:31Repealed by acts 1999, no. 1308, 1, eff. july 12, 1999.
RS 48:32Repealed by acts 1999, no. 1308, 1, eff. july 12, 1999.
RS 48:33Repealed by acts 1999, no. 1308, 1, eff. july 12, 1999.
RS 48:34Repealed by acts 1999, no. 1308, 1, eff. july 12, 1999.
RS 48:35Minimum safety guidelines of highway design, maintenance, and construction; exemptions
RS 48:35.1Reflective glass highways markings; minimum standards
RS 48:36Topographic mapping
RS 48:51Head of department
RS 48:52Powers of secretary
RS 48:53Personnel authority
RS 48:54Classification of state highways
RS 48:55Department of culture, recreation and tourism rules and regulations; applicability
RS 48:56Annual report on state projects
RS 48:57Duties of the secretary; appointment of traffic control officers
RS 48:71To 75 repealed by acts 1977, no. 291, 3
RS 48:76Regulation and control of annual budget
RS 48:77Transportation trust fund; dedication and uses of certain monies for transportation purposes
RS 48:78Transportation trust fund; limitations on appropriations
RS 48:81Repealed by acts 2005, no. 428, 3, eff. july 1, 2005.
RS 48:82Repealed by acts 2005, no. 428, 3, eff. july 1, 2005.
RS 48:83Repealed by acts 2005, no. 428, 3, eff. july 1, 2005.
RS 48:84Repealed by acts 2005, no. 428, 3, eff. july 1, 2005.
RS 48:91Qualifications; compensation; oath; bond
RS 48:92Powers and duties
RS 48:93Consulting engineers; quarterly reports
RS 48:101Creation of commission, appointment and terms of members; meetings; compensation
RS 48:102Functions of commission
RS 48:103Authority of commission
RS 48:105Louisiana transportation research center
RS 48:105.1Transportation training and education center fund; creation
RS 48:108.1Repealed by acts 2005, no. 428, 3, eff. july 1, 2005.
RS 48:108.2Repealed by acts 2005, no. 428, 3, eff. july 1, 2005.
RS 48:109.1Repealed by acts 2006, no. 713, 4, eff. july 1, 2006.
RS 48:111General counsel and assistants; qualifications
RS 48:111.1Repealed by acts 1988, no. 448, 6, eff. july 1, 1988.
RS 48:112Powers and duties
RS 48:121Appointment of ex officio notaries; powers
RS 48:131Department purchasing agent; functions; bond
RS 48:141Financial services administrator to be appointed
RS 48:142Financial services administrator has general charge of accounting, disbursing and cost accounting of the department
RS 48:143Financial services administrator is disbursing officer; checks, vouchers, and warrants
RS 48:161Repealed by acts 1999, no. 897, 4, eff. july 2, 1999.
RS 48:162Repealed by acts 1999, no. 897, 4, eff. july 2, 1999.
RS 48:163Repealed by acts 1999, no. 897, 4, eff. july 2, 1999.
RS 48:163.1Use of highway funds for bicycle facilities
RS 48:164Repealed by acts 1999, no. 897, 4, eff. july 2, 1999.
RS 48:165Repealed by acts 1999, no. 897, 4, eff. july 2, 1999.
RS 48:166Repealed by acts 1999, no. 897, 4, eff. july 2, 1999.
RS 48:167Forfeiture of permit deposits to transportation trust fund
RS 48:190Definition
RS 48:191State highway system; length; designation
RS 48:192Engineering standards; naming state highways
RS 48:193Highways through municipalities
RS 48:194East baton rouge parish
RS 48:196State highway improvement fund
RS 48:196.1Bonds
RS 48:197Motor vehicle license tax; transportation trust fund
RS 48:201Records and record keeping
RS 48:202Repealed by acts 1999, no. 1308, 1, eff. july 12, 1999.
RS 48:203Annual highway budget
RS 48:204Repealed by acts 2011, no. 175, 1, eff. june 24, 2011.
RS 48:205Bids
RS 48:206Formal contract; checks or money orders forfeited in default; bond
RS 48:207Emergency purchases; no bids necessary
RS 48:208Surplus federal equipment and material
RS 48:209Repealed by acts 1977, no. 291, 3
RS 48:210Sales in violation of chapter void
RS 48:211Accounting system
RS 48:212Agreements with federal government
RS 48:213Agreements with other states
RS 48:214Fixed guideway rail systems; safety
RS 48:216Participation in highway associations
RS 48:217Acquisition of rights-of-way and servitudes; entry for purpose of surveys, soundings, drillings, and examinations
RS 48:217.1Recordation of maps of highway projects
RS 48:218Expropriation for highways; compensation and damages
RS 48:219Estoppel of contest after commencement of work; damages
RS 48:220Width of right-of-way
RS 48:220.1Width of right of way acquired informally
RS 48:221Acquisition of balance of land in certain cases; disposition; exchange; excess property
RS 48:222Acquisition of natural deposits; when allowed
RS 48:223Drainage for highways
RS 48:224Abandonment of highway; sale by department; acquisition by governing authority; ratification
RS 48:224.1Transfer and exchange of state and local roads
RS 48:225Lease or acquisition of necessary buildings
RS 48:226Prescription not applicable
RS 48:227Lands beneath elevated expressways; lease of
RS 48:228Functional classification of state highways; current highway standards and continuing needs study by department; cost estimates presented to legislature
RS 48:228.1Master characterization plan of state roads for maintenance
RS 48:229Priority reports on current construction projects
RS 48:230Priority reports on future construction projects
RS 48:231Final construction program for current fiscal year; public hearings; joint highway priority construction committee; reports; review by legislature; restrictions on legislature
RS 48:232Apportionment of appropriated fund by the department; construction restricted to priority listing; secretary's emergency fund
RS 48:233Delays in construction; public statement; substitution of another project; allocated funds
RS 48:234Highway construction; authority for set-aside procurement from socially or economically disadvantaged or women owned businesses
RS 48:235Adopt-a-road program
RS 48:250Application of this part
RS 48:250.1Structured training program; construction and maintenance personnel
RS 48:250.2Design-build contracts; administration
RS 48:250.3Design-build contracts; qualifications of design-build entities; public announcement procedures; letters of interest; selection of short list; bid proposals by competitors; qualifications evaluation committee; proposal review committee; selection and process of award
RS 48:250.4Repealed by acts 2009, no. 262, 2, eff. july 1, 2009.
RS 48:251Contracts for projects
RS 48:251.1Provision for trenching and shoring in construction contracts
RS 48:251.2Prescription
RS 48:251.3Prescription; claims by contractors; surety
RS 48:251.4Architects and engineers; prohibitions against interest in organizations furnishing construction materials
RS 48:251.5Payments under contract
RS 48:251.6Prohibited donation, loan, or pledge of public credit or property; suits to invalidate contracts violative thereof
RS 48:251.7Prohibited provisions
RS 48:251.8Public contracts; certain provisions invalid
RS 48:251.9Definitions
RS 48:252Advertisement for bids; public presentment and reading of bids; fee for bid proposals
RS 48:252.1Emergency contracting
RS 48:253Bid bonds accompanying bids
RS 48:254Submission of more than one bid; financial interest in other bids
RS 48:255Award of contract; time limitations and exceptions; bond of successful bidder; rejection of certain bidders
RS 48:255.1Information to be submitted to the department by contractors; confidentiality of information
RS 48:255.2Liability of surety in case of default of contractor
RS 48:255.3Contract contrary to provisions of this part void
RS 48:255.4Cost-plus contracts prohibited; exceptions
RS 48:255.5Issuance of work orders and commencement of work
RS 48:255.6Preference in letting contracts for public works
RS 48:255.7Contracts in which the department is a participant; preferences; assistance; exclusions
RS 48:256Repealed by acts 2001, no. 413, 2.
RS 48:256.1Highway construction contracts; retained amounts; retainage bonds
RS 48:256.2Reduce speed limit signs; removal
RS 48:256.3Payment bond
RS 48:256.4Acceptance by the department
RS 48:256.5Claimant defined; filing of sworn statements of amounts due; payment by the department
RS 48:256.6Authorization to cancel the inscription of claims and privileges; cancellation; lis pendens
RS 48:256.7Filing of bond or other security; cancellation of statement of claim or privilege
RS 48:256.8Petitions by authorities against claimants, contractors, and surety; preferential payment of claimants
RS 48:256.9Liability on bond; summary trial of objections to solvency and sufficiency of bond
RS 48:256.10Proceedings tried summarily
RS 48:256.11Attorney fees
RS 48:256.12Construction of part
RS 48:257Participation of federal government in construction work
RS 48:258Contracts not in accordance with chapter null
RS 48:259Maintenance; selection of work
RS 48:260Scope and extent of maintenance operations; emergency work
RS 48:261Maintenance work by department employees; exceptions
RS 48:261.1Repealed by acts 1977, no. 291, 3
RS 48:262Maintenance equipment owned by or temporarily leased to the department; rent or lease to others
RS 48:263Department owns repair shops; standby equipment
RS 48:264Repealed by acts 1999, no. 612, 1, eff. june 30, 1999.
RS 48:264.1Salvage materials; bridges and roads; coastal protection and restoration projects
RS 48:265Laboratory
RS 48:266Soil erosion control
RS 48:267Preservation and encouragement of trees, shrubbery, and vegetation
RS 48:268Tampering with trees or shrubs
RS 48:269Rest areas; roadside development areas; procedure
RS 48:270Repealed by acts 1982, no. 245, 2
RS 48:271Historical markers; tourist attractions
RS 48:272Access roads to rural cemeteries or graveyards
RS 48:273Placing of distance markers on highways
RS 48:274Roadside advertising permitted
RS 48:274.1Placing of specific information logo signs on interstate highways; contracts with third parties
RS 48:274.2Placing of advertising signs on state-owned ferries
RS 48:274.3Placing of major shopping area guide signs on interstate highways
RS 48:275Historic bridges and other structures
RS 48:276Department liability for environmental contamination in right-of-way; exemption
RS 48:277Signs in advance of driveways for churches
RS 48:278Tourism signs; request by lieutenant governor
RS 48:279Night time work on construction and maintenance projects; exceptions
RS 48:280Directional signs in advance of louisiana byways
RS 48:281Major highway construction and maintenance notification of elected officials
RS 48:282Sale of timber by the department; authority; use
RS 48:283Historical structures acquired by department; plan for preservation
RS 48:285Purpose
RS 48:286Retaining of consultants warranted; authorization
RS 48:287Advertisement; solicitation list; response procedures; participation in mentor-protg program
RS 48:288Audit requirements
RS 48:289Compliance with civil rights act of 1964
RS 48:290Requirements of consultants
RS 48:291Selection procedure; evaluation teams
RS 48:292Noncompetitive negotiation selections
RS 48:292.1Small engineering consultant program
RS 48:293Competitive selection
RS 48:294Contract types
RS 48:295.1Definitions
RS 48:295.2Authority to debar or to suspend
RS 48:295.3Appeal to the secretary
RS 48:295.4Actions by or against the department in connection with contracts
RS 48:301Authority to establish and regulate controlled-access facilities
RS 48:302Design of controlled-access facility; right of access
RS 48:303Acquisition of property and property rights
RS 48:304New and existing facilities; grade-crossing eliminations
RS 48:305Agreements with each other or with federal government
RS 48:306Local service roads
RS 48:307Controlled-access areas; commercial activities
RS 48:341Channeling traffic by lines
RS 48:342Parking or loading on highway
RS 48:343Moving property across highways
RS 48:344Entrances and exits adjacent to highways
RS 48:345Repealed by acts 1962, no. 310, 111 (3).
RS 48:346Closing or restricting use of highways
RS 48:346.1Temporary road signs; sugar cane harvest season
RS 48:347Removal of obstacles or hazards from highway or vicinity; campaign signs
RS 48:348Informational maps and literature
RS 48:361To 373 repealed by acts 1986, 1st ex. sess., no. 32, 8.
RS 48:381Use and occupancy of highways
RS 48:381.1Rights-of-way; joint use agreements; fees
RS 48:381.2Rights-of-way; telecommunication installations, including wireless telephone hardware, fiber-optic lines, and telecommunications towers
RS 48:381.3Duty of care associated with placement of public utility facilities on or adjacent to rights-of-way of state highways
RS 48:381.4Rights-of-way; wireless telecommunications tower managers
RS 48:382Intersection of highways by utilities and facilities
RS 48:383Removable bridges over certain canals
RS 48:384Source of money for bridges
RS 48:385Sewage disposal in highway ditches
RS 48:386Repairs to railway grade crossings and crossing warning devices; responsibility on railroads
RS 48:386.1Maintenance of railroad rights-of-way at public road or highway railroad grade crossings; notice; penalty
RS 48:387Contributions by the department of highways to the maintenance of flashing light signals at railroad crossings; conditions
RS 48:388State rail freight service assistance
RS 48:388.1Freight railroad intermodal grant program
RS 48:389Railroad traffic; certain speed restrictions
RS 48:389.1Parish public roadways; designation as public crossings
RS 48:390Railroad grade crossing improvement and elimination; notification
RS 48:390.1Railroad grade crossing elimination; parish and municipal roads
RS 48:391Obstruction of railroad grade crossings
RS 48:392Obstruction of railroad grade crossings; moving or nonmoving trains
RS 48:393Repealed by acts 2012, no. 834, 13, eff. july 1, 2012.
RS 48:394Private crossing elimination
RS 48:421Personal interest of department officers or employees in contracts; penalties
RS 48:422Personal interest of members of legislature or officers of executive department in contracts; penalties
RS 48:423Conspiracy to raise bids on contracts or supplies; penalty
RS 48:424Use of unlicensed trucks on road building projects prohibited
RS 48:425Purchasing, rules and regulations; intentional violation; penalty
RS 48:441Authority to expropriate and acquisition of property prior to judgment
RS 48:441.1Authority to acquire and to expropriate prior to judgment; property needed for proposed mississippi river bridge
RS 48:441.2Authority to acquire and to expropriate prior to judgment; property needed for t.i.m.e. projects
RS 48:442Contents of petition for expropriation; place of filing
RS 48:442.1Contents of petition for expropriation; property needed for design-build projects; place of filing
RS 48:443Appointment of estimators; restrictions in selection
RS 48:443.1Minable minerals
RS 48:444Prayer of petition; ex parte order of taking
RS 48:445Vesting of title
RS 48:446Notice to defendant
RS 48:447Contesting validity of taking; waiver of defenses
RS 48:448Right of possession; limitation by court
RS 48:449Withdrawal of amount deposited
RS 48:450Defendant's answer; requirements; delay for filing
RS 48:451Fixing for trial; notice
RS 48:451.1Right to trial by jury
RS 48:451.2Time limit for demanding jury trial; waiver of demand for jury trial; limitations
RS 48:451.3Deposit of security for jury costs
RS 48:451.4Trial of less than all issues; stipulation
RS 48:451.5Qualification and exemption of jurors
RS 48:451.6Procedure in general
RS 48:451.7Swearing of juror before examination
RS 48:451.8Examination of juror
RS 48:451.9Peremptory challenges
RS 48:451.10Challenges for cause
RS 48:451.11Time for peremptory challenge
RS 48:451.12Challenging or excusing jurors after acceptance
RS 48:451.13Swearing of jurors; selection of foreman
RS 48:451.14Alternate jurors
RS 48:451.15Time for charging the jury; recordation of charge
RS 48:451.16Contents of charge to jury
RS 48:451.17Instruction to jury; objections
RS 48:451.18Taking evidence to jury room
RS 48:451.19Number required for verdict
RS 48:451.20Special verdicts
RS 48:451.21General verdict accompanied by answer to interrogatories; objection
RS 48:451.22Remittitur or additur as alternative to new trial; reformation of verdict
RS 48:451.23New trial on showing of misconduct by jury
RS 48:452Laches by defendant forfeits defenses; judgment
RS 48:452.1Abandonment in trial and appellate court
RS 48:453Measure of compensation; burden of proof; extent of loss
RS 48:454Trial according to code of civil procedure and the general expropriation laws
RS 48:455Judgment to provide interest
RS 48:456Judgment as to difference awarded; payment of judgment
RS 48:456.1Estimate less than deposit
RS 48:457Distribution of final award
RS 48:458Grant as additional authority
RS 48:459Devolutive appeal; effect of appeal
RS 48:460Divesting of title
RS 48:461Declaration of policy
RS 48:461.1Terms defined
RS 48:461.2Limitations of outdoor advertising devices
RS 48:461.3Regulation of advertising; exemptions
RS 48:461.4Recognition of customary uses
RS 48:461.5Removal of nonconforming advertising
RS 48:461.6Compensation for removal of advertising and priorities for removal of advertising
RS 48:461.7Unlawful advertising
RS 48:461.8Advertising in safety rest areas
RS 48:461.9Limitations of junkyards
RS 48:461.10Junkyards lawfully in existence
RS 48:461.11Requirement as to screening
RS 48:461.12Acquisition of sites for removal and screening of junkyards
RS 48:461.13Unlawful junkyards; injunction
RS 48:461.14Interpretation
RS 48:461.15Agreements with federal government
RS 48:461.16Outdoor advertising devices on interstate 10 between laplace and jefferson parish prohibited
RS 48:461.17Outdoor advertising devices on interstate 10 in the atchafalaya river basin area; prohibited
RS 48:461.18Outdoor advertising control extended beyond six hundred sixty feet
RS 48:461.19Just compensation payable for signs beyond six hundred sixty feet
RS 48:461.20Landmark signs
RS 48:461.21Limitation of outdoor advertising devices
RS 48:461.22Advertising and junkyards between mississippi river and its levees
RS 48:461.23Economic hardship exemptions
RS 48:461.24Removal or alteration of outdoor advertising devices
RS 48:461.25Outdoor advertising on interstate highway 310, in st. charles parish, between interstate highway 10 and the mississippi river; prohibited
RS 48:461.26Designation of state parkways; outdoor advertising prohibited; screening required; exceptions
RS 48:461.27Outdoor advertising devices in forestry management areas
RS 48:471Parish and local roads
RS 48:481Powers of parish governing authorities as to roads, bridges, and ditches; penalties
RS 48:482Contracts for making and repairing bridges
RS 48:483Draining of public roads
RS 48:484Employment of engineers
RS 48:485Designation of roads or streets
RS 48:491Public roads
RS 48:492Repealed by acts 2012, no. 86, 1.
RS 48:493Repealed by acts 2012, no. 86, 1.
RS 48:494Repealed by acts 2012, no. 86, 1.
RS 48:495Repealed by acts 2012, no. 86, 1.
RS 48:501Guide posts at cross-roads
RS 48:511Changing public road; penalty
RS 48:512Prohibition against closing, obstruction, or changing legal roads; restoring to former condition; exceptions
RS 48:571Creation authorized; political subdivision
RS 48:572District, defined
RS 48:573Territorial composition
RS 48:574Notice of intention to create district
RS 48:575Hearing of objections; powers of parish governing authority
RS 48:576Notice of formation
RS 48:577Abolishing district or changing boundaries thereof; notice by resolution
RS 48:578Domicile of districts
RS 48:579Corporate seal
RS 48:580Official journal
RS 48:581Officers of districts; treasurer's bond
RS 48:582Powers
RS 48:583Governing body of district
RS 48:584Supervisory board; establishment; chairman and secretary
RS 48:585Powers of supervisory board
RS 48:586Parish may assume all indebtedness of districts
RS 48:587Proposition to incur additional indebtedness
RS 48:588Special tax for maintenance; election
RS 48:589Budget; provision for maintenance and repair
RS 48:590Consolidation of districts
RS 48:591Procedure for creating consolidated road district
RS 48:592Liquidation bonds
RS 48:593Consolidated road district bonds
RS 48:594Custody of liquidation bonds; exchange of district bonds for liquidation bonds
RS 48:595Tax to pay principal and interest; custody and disposition of district bonds
RS 48:596Consolidated road districts succeed to liabilities, duties, and rights
RS 48:600District four road commission of st. landry parish
RS 48:600.1District five road commission of st. landry parish
RS 48:600.2District six road commission of st. landry parish
RS 48:600.3District eleven road commission of st. landry parish
RS 48:600.4District three road commission of st. landry parish
RS 48:601St. landry parish road district
RS 48:602Public works districts; st. landry parish
RS 48:631Anticipation of revenues from special tax; borrowing money
RS 48:632Amount to be borrowed; payment of certificates of indebtedness
RS 48:633Due date of certificates; interest rate
RS 48:634Manner of issuance; valid obligations
RS 48:671Model roads through municipalities
RS 48:672Issuance of bonds or certificates of indebtedness
RS 48:673Appropriations by parish governing authorities for highways
RS 48:701Revocation of dedication; reversion of property
RS 48:701.1Repealed by acts 1995, no. 140, 2, eff. june 12, 1995.
RS 48:701.2Webster parish; revocation of dedication; reversion of property
RS 48:702Abandoning certain roads and exchanging property with other property owners
RS 48:703Suit to establish title or interest after notice of abandonment; prescription
RS 48:704Contracts of exchange
RS 48:711Authorization to dispose of immovable property; parishes of east baton rouge, jefferson, and st. tammany; cities of baton rouge, new orleans and slidell; municipalities of jefferson parish
RS 48:712Methods of disposition of property
RS 48:713Disposal of immovable property
RS 48:714Streets, servitudes, roads and alleys
RS 48:715Blank]
RS 48:716Sale at public auction
RS 48:717Private sale
RS 48:718Exchange
RS 48:719Alternative procedure
RS 48:720Disposal of immovable property by the governing authority of st. tammany parish or slidell
RS 48:725Authorization to dispose of immovable property; methods and procedures; sale
RS 48:726Authorization to dispose of certain immovable property; methods and procedures
RS 48:727Authorization to dispose of streets and rights-of-way; methods and procedures; sale
RS 48:731To 733 repealed by acts 1977, no. 187, 1
RS 48:751Parish transportation
RS 48:752Composition of the fund
RS 48:753Use of the fund
RS 48:754Use of the fund for bonds of the parish
RS 48:755System of administration
RS 48:756Distribution formula
RS 48:757Off-system work; prohibitions; exceptions
RS 48:758Audit of distribution to the parishes
RS 48:759Report of any misuse of funds or noncompliance with statutory requirements
RS 48:760Repealed by acts 1993, no. 859, 1.
RS 48:761Misuse of funds or noncompliance with statutory requirements; withholding of distribution; notification of district attorney
RS 48:762Criminal penalty
RS 48:781Bridges and toll roads
RS 48:782Repealed by acts 1999, no. 608, 1.
RS 48:783Repealed by acts 1999, no. 608, 1.
RS 48:784Repealed by acts 1999, no. 608, 1.
RS 48:785Repealed by acts 1999, no. 608, 1.
RS 48:786Repealed by acts 1999, no. 608, 1.
RS 48:801Repealed by acts 1999, no. 608, 1.
RS 48:802Repealed by acts 1999, no. 608, 1.
RS 48:803Repealed by acts 1999, no. 608, 1.
RS 48:804Repealed by acts 1999, no. 608, 1.
RS 48:805Repealed by acts 1999, no. 608, 1.
RS 48:831Authority to construct, acquire, and operate
RS 48:832Acceptance of financial aid
RS 48:833Expropriation; grant of rights of way by state
RS 48:834Cooperation between subdivisions of state
RS 48:835Participations by highway department
RS 48:851Short title
RS 48:852Definitions
RS 48:853Bridges are public utilities
RS 48:854Purchase of bridges
RS 48:855Expropriation of bridges and property
RS 48:856Title to expropriated property; no obligation to take; security may be required from parish
RS 48:857Expropriation powers given by congress may be exercised
RS 48:858Improvement of bridges acquired
RS 48:859Construction of bridges
RS 48:860Construction of connecting highways
RS 48:861Restoration of or compensation for damages or destroyed property
RS 48:862Issuance of bridge revenue bonds; security; how payable
RS 48:863Date; interest; maturity; redemption
RS 48:864Form of bonds; signatures
RS 48:865Negotiability of bonds
RS 48:866Temporary bonds
RS 48:867Registration of bonds; coupon bonds
RS 48:868Sale of bonds; proceeds; deficiencies and surpluses
RS 48:869Privilege upon bond proceeds
RS 48:870Replacement of mutilated, destroyed, or lost bonds
RS 48:871Proceedings and conditions to issuance of bonds
RS 48:872Mortgage foreclosure; right of purchaser to franchise
RS 48:873Bridge revenue refunding bonds
RS 48:874Limitation of bonded debt
RS 48:875Trust indenture authorized as security; corporate trustee
RS 48:876Expenses of indenture part of cost
RS 48:877Rights and remedies of bondholders and trustees; limitation of action by bondholder
RS 48:878Provisions to protect bondholders
RS 48:879Action to enforce rights of bondholders and trustee
RS 48:880Designation of depository
RS 48:881Bridge, bridge revenues and bonds exempt from taxation
RS 48:882Additional stipulations as to taxes permitted
RS 48:883Setting of bridge tolls
RS 48:884Sinking fund
RS 48:885Contracts for use of bridges for pipe lines and electric lines
RS 48:886Cessation of tolls
RS 48:887Contributions
RS 48:888Competing bridges and ferries
RS 48:889General powers of parishes
RS 48:890Power to employ help
RS 48:891Powers in sub-part not limitations
RS 48:892Expenses of enforcing sub-part; how paid
RS 48:893Cooperation with political subdivisions in this and adjoining states; assumption of jurisdiction by department of highways
RS 48:911Application of sub-part
RS 48:912Certain municipalities and parishes may build bridges; borrowing money
RS 48:913Fixing and pledge of tolls
RS 48:914Certificates to be valid obligations
RS 48:921Lease of parish bridge prohibited
RS 48:922Toll-charging by parishes prohibited except in certain cases
RS 48:941Bridges over navigable waters authorized
RS 48:942Contracts relating to bridges
RS 48:943Repealed by acts 1999, no. 1308, 1, eff. july 12, 1999.
RS 48:944Repealed by acts 1999, no. 1308, 1, eff. july 12, 1999.
RS 48:945Tolls
RS 48:945.1Commuter tickets; louisiana registration as a qualification
RS 48:946Toll-keepers
RS 48:947Tolls and revenues to be kept in separate accounts; use of accounts
RS 48:948Cessation of tolls
RS 48:949Acquisition of property
RS 48:950Letting of bridge contracts
RS 48:951Combination railroad and vehicle traffic bridge; lease of right to run tracks, wires, etc. over the bridge
RS 48:952Rules and regulations
RS 48:953Organized runs, walks, marches, or parades on bridges prohibited on weekdays; exceptions
RS 48:971Boy scouts, girl scouts, and camp fire girls to have free passage over toll bridges
RS 48:972Exemption from bridge tolls; certain public vehicles
RS 48:991Ferries
RS 48:992Establishment of ferries in parish of orleans
RS 48:993Lease of ferries, advertisement for bids
RS 48:994Unauthorized transportation across streams within certain distance of ferry unlawful; penalty
RS 48:995Unlawful crossing in orleans
RS 48:996Vessels not to be moored within one hundred yards of ferry routes; penalty
RS 48:997Impeding safe passage of ferries; penalty
RS 48:998Ferries operated under franchise made separate class for taxation; valuation
RS 48:999Scouts and camp fire girls cross free
RS 48:1000Ferries; free passage to parish governing authorities
RS 48:1001St. francisville ferry; private contract
RS 48:1002Dr. martin luther king, jr. ferry; closure; authorization for transfer or compensation to residents
RS 48:1091Bridge and ferry authorities
RS 48:1091.1Statement of fiscal policy
RS 48:1092Method of creation
RS 48:1092.1Repealed by acts 2012, no. 866, 3, eff. jan. 1, 2013.
RS 48:1093General purposes and powers
RS 48:1094Bonds
RS 48:1095Contesting bond issue
RS 48:1096Remedies of bondholders
RS 48:1097Roads and grade separations; vacation and relocation of highways; surveys; public utility facilities
RS 48:1098Interest in contracts
RS 48:1099Tax exemption
RS 48:1100Bonds as legal investment
RS 48:1101Operation and maintenance of bridges and ferries
RS 48:1101.1Repealed by acts 2012, no. 866, 3, eff. jan. 1, 2013.
RS 48:1101.2Greater new orleans mississippi river bridges; transit lanes
RS 48:1102Lease and conveyance of land to authority
RS 48:1103Reports and audits
RS 48:1104Tolls or fares
RS 48:1104.1High occupancy toll lanes; establishment; requirements
RS 48:1105Pledge against change of rights vested in authority
RS 48:1106Methods and powers as additional and alternative
RS 48:1107Repealed by acts 1999, no. 898, 1, eff. july 2, 1999.
RS 48:1151Definitions
RS 48:1152Power to contract
RS 48:1153Plans and specifications
RS 48:1154Connecting highways and approaches
RS 48:1155Restriction on construction of other bridges
RS 48:1156Operation and maintenance
RS 48:1157Parties; enforcement of contract; validity
RS 48:1158Tolls
RS 48:1161Abolition of bridge and ferry authorities; merger and consolidation of bridge and ferry functions in board of highways
RS 48:1161.1Abolition of mississippi river bridge authority; merger and consolidation of bridge and ferry functions in department of transportation and development
RS 48:1161.2Crescent city transition fund
RS 48:1162Effect of transfer of functions
RS 48:1163Transfer of records, money and equipment
RS 48:1164Indebtedness, including bonds; dedicated funds
RS 48:1165Board as agency for expending federal funds and carrying out purposes of federal acts
RS 48:1166Transfer of employees and powers of employees and agents
RS 48:1167Effective date of merger, consolidation and transfer of functions; appropriations
RS 48:1167.1Effective date of merger, consolidation and transfer of functions; appropriations; termination; mississippi river bridge authority; crescent city connection division
RS 48:1251Louisiana expressway law
RS 48:1252Purpose of chapter
RS 48:1253Definitions
RS 48:1254Repealed by acts 1977, no. 220, 2, eff. july 7, 1977.
RS 48:1255General powers
RS 48:1256Incidental powers
RS 48:1257Cooperation of parishes, etc., with authority
RS 48:1258Consent of state to use of its land
RS 48:1259Eminent domain proceedings
RS 48:1260Taking of public road for feeder road
RS 48:1261Revenues
RS 48:1262Bonds not debt or pledge of credit of state
RS 48:1263Pledge not to restrict certain rights of authority
RS 48:1264Expressway revenue bonds
RS 48:1265Trust agreement
RS 48:1266Refunding bonds
RS 48:1267Trust funds
RS 48:1268Remedies
RS 48:1269Project, property, income and bonds free from taxation
RS 48:1270Bonds eligible for investment
RS 48:1271Maintenance and repair of expressway project, etc.
RS 48:1272Traffic control
RS 48:1273Cessation of tolls
RS 48:1274Certificated motor carriers
RS 48:1275Unlawful for member, etc., to be interested in contract, etc.
RS 48:1276Preliminary and other expenses
RS 48:1277Annual report; recommendation
RS 48:1278Audit of books and accounts
RS 48:1279Minutes
RS 48:1280Additional method
RS 48:1281Special provisions relating to west bank segment
RS 48:1301Road lighting districts
RS 48:1302Notice of intention to create; public hearing; publication of resolution; incontestability
RS 48:1303Tax-levying power vested in consolidated district
RS 48:1304Road lighting districts in existence prior to aug. 1, 1956; status as to exemptions; new territory
RS 48:1305Limitations on tax levy
RS 48:1306Power of parish governing authorities to create road lighting districts
RS 48:1307Road lighting districts; designation
RS 48:1308Road lighting districts; tax levy
RS 48:1308.1Assumption parish road lighting districts; tax levy
RS 48:1308.2Terrebonne parish road lighting districts; tax levy
RS 48:1308.3Jefferson parish road lighting districts; additional tax
RS 48:1308.4Millage limitation; certain parishes; voter approval
RS 48:1309Service charge authorized for ouachita parish; assessment and collection
RS 48:1309.1Service charge authorized for consolidated road lighting district number one of east baton rouge parish; assessment and collection
RS 48:1309.2Service charge authorized for road lighting districts
RS 48:1309.3Service charge authorized for st. tammany parish; assessment and collection
RS 48:1351Highway safety
RS 48:1352Louisiana highway safety commission; created; appointment of members; terms; vacancies
RS 48:1353Domicile of commission; meetings; quorum and vote
RS 48:1354Expenses of members
RS 48:1355Officers; executive director
RS 48:1356Executive committee; other committees
RS 48:1357Powers and duties
RS 48:1358Repealed by acts 1992, no. 984, 18.
RS 48:1401Toledo bend forest scenic
RS 48:1402Authority of commission
RS 48:1403Membership
RS 48:1404Officers; meetings; quorum
RS 48:1405Compensation; expenses
RS 48:1406Cooperation
RS 48:1451Short title
RS 48:1452Declaration of policy
RS 48:1453Definitions
RS 48:1454Creation
RS 48:1455Participation
RS 48:1456Board of commissioners
RS 48:1457Quorum; voting
RS 48:1458Conduct of meetings and affairs; bylaws
RS 48:1459Officers
RS 48:1460Powers
RS 48:1461Tax and regulatory exemptions; audits; laws relating to public bodies
RS 48:1501Regional transit entities; board members; training
RS 48:1502Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1503Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1504Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1505Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1506Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1507Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1508Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1509Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1510Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1511Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1512Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1513Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1514Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1515Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1521Regional transit authority
RS 48:1601River parishes transit authority
RS 48:1602Definitions; terms defined
RS 48:1603Creation, domicile and purpose
RS 48:1604Board of commissioners; membership, terms, vacancies
RS 48:1605General powers
RS 48:1606Fares; rates; rentals and charges
RS 48:1607Revenue bonds
RS 48:1608Equipment trust certificates
RS 48:1609Eminent domain
RS 48:1610Competitive bidding
RS 48:1611Conflict of interest
RS 48:1612Financial accounts; audits; reports
RS 48:1613Budgets; procedures
RS 48:1614Tax and regulatory exemptions
RS 48:1615Participation by local government; alternative methods of financing
RS 48:1616Taxing power
RS 48:1631St. mary parish mass transit authority
RS 48:1632Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1633Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1634Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1635Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1636Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1637Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1638Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1639Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1640Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1641Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1642Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1643Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1644Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1651Regional transit authority
RS 48:1652Declaration of policy
RS 48:1653Definitions; terms defined
RS 48:1654Creation, organization, and purpose
RS 48:1655Board of commissioners; membership; terms
RS 48:1656General powers
RS 48:1657Fares, rates, rentals, and charges
RS 48:1658Revenue bonds
RS 48:1659Utility structures, authority to remove, relocation procedures
RS 48:1660Competitive bidding on contracts, etc.
RS 48:1661Eminent domain
RS 48:1662Conflict of interests
RS 48:1663Tax and regulatory exemptions, audits, reports
RS 48:1664Taxing power defined
RS 48:1665Participation by local government; alternative methods of financing
RS 48:1666Taxing power
RS 48:1667Effective date
RS 48:1671Southern rapid rail transit compact
RS 48:1672Grant of power to louisiana governor, louisiana members of commission and compact administrator
RS 48:1681Repealed by acts 2005, no. 428, 3, eff. july 1, 2005.
RS 48:1682Repealed by acts 2005, no. 428, 3, eff. july 1, 2005.
RS 48:1683Repealed by acts 2005, no. 428, 3, eff. july 1, 2005.
RS 48:1684Repealed by acts 2005, no. 428, 3, eff. july 1, 2005.
RS 48:1685Repealed by acts 2005, no. 428, 3, eff. july 1, 2005.
RS 48:1686Repealed by acts 2005, no. 428, 3, eff. july 1, 2005.
RS 48:1687Repealed by acts 2005, no. 428, 3, eff. july 1, 2005.
RS 48:1701Bi-state corridor commission
RS 48:1702Creation of commission; territorial jurisdiction
RS 48:1703Board of commissioners; appointment, term, and related matters
RS 48:1704Powers of the commission
RS 48:1705Advice and services of department of transportation and development
RS 48:1706General compliances; enhancement
RS 48:1707Limitations on taxing authority
RS 48:1751El camino east-west
RS 48:1752Creation of commission; territorial jurisdiction
RS 48:1753Board of commissioners; appointment, term, and related matters
RS 48:1754Powers of the commission
RS 48:1755Advice and services of the department of transportation and development
RS 48:1756General compliances; enhancement
RS 48:1801Zachary taylor parkway district
RS 48:1802Declaration of policy
RS 48:1803Legislative intent
RS 48:1804Creation of district and commission; powers
RS 48:1805Commission; appointment, term, and related matters
RS 48:1806Advice and services of the department of transportation and development; interstate cooperation
RS 48:1811Us highway no. 65 district
RS 48:1811.1Definitions
RS 48:1811.2Creation of the district and the commission; territorial jurisdiction; purpose
RS 48:1811.3Interstate 10-12 corridor commission; appointment; terms
RS 48:1811.4Powers of the commission
RS 48:1811.5Advice and services of the department of transportation and development
RS 48:1811.6General compliances
RS 48:1812Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1813Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1814Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1815Creole nature trail scenic byway district; creation; boundaries; and purpose
RS 48:1816Board of commissioners; method of appointment, terms, vacancies, and domicile
RS 48:1817Powers and duties of the board of commissioners
RS 48:1818Officers; quorum; meeting
RS 48:1819Compensation; expenses
RS 48:1820Advice and services of state departments
RS 48:1821United states highway 71 four-lane
RS 48:1822Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1823Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1824Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1825Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1826Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1827Repealed by acts 2001, no. 1137, 1.
RS 48:1831Repealed by acts 2008, no.815, 5.
RS 48:1832Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:1833Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:1834Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:1835Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:1836Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:1841Interstate highways
RS 48:1842West florida republic parkway
RS 48:1843Louisiana korean war veterans memorial highway
RS 48:2001Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:2002Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:2003Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:2004Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:2005Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:2006Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:2020The louisiana transportation
RS 48:2021Definitions
RS 48:2022Creation of authorities; jurisdiction
RS 48:2023Liability
RS 48:2024Directors
RS 48:2025Compensation of directors
RS 48:2026Conflict of interest; ethics code
RS 48:2027Right of public agencies to material
RS 48:2028Establish feasibility; prior written approval
RS 48:2029General grant of powers and duties
RS 48:2030State-designated projects; department approvals
RS 48:2031Acquisition of lands and property
RS 48:2032Public utilities
RS 48:2033Contracts; construction and law enforcement
RS 48:2034Bonds
RS 48:2035Chapter supplemental; liberal construction; restrictions
RS 48:2036Cessation of tolls; conveyance of project
RS 48:2037Privately owned and financed tollways
RS 48:2041Repealed by acts 2010, no. 743, 19, july 1, 2010.
RS 48:2042Repealed by acts 2010, no. 743, 19, july 1, 2010.
RS 48:2043Repealed by acts 2010, no. 743, 19, july 1, 2010.
RS 48:2044Repealed by acts 2010, no. 743, 19, july 1, 2010.
RS 48:2045Repealed by acts 2010, no. 743, 19, july 1, 2010.
RS 48:2046Repealed by acts 2010, no. 743, 19, july 1, 2010.
RS 48:2051Mississippi river road commission
RS 48:2052Repealed by acts 2001, no. 300, 4.
RS 48:2053Repealed by acts 2001, no. 300, 4.
RS 48:2054Repealed by acts 2001, no. 300, 4.
RS 48:2055Repealed by acts 2001, no. 300, 4.
RS 48:2056Repealed by acts 2001, no. 300, 4.
RS 48:2061Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:2062Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:2063Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:2064Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:2065Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:2066Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:2067Repealed by acts 2008, no. 815, 5.
RS 48:2071Louisiana transportation authority
RS 48:2072Purpose; legislative findings
RS 48:2073Definitions
RS 48:2074Louisiana transportation authority; creation; board of directors; meetings; quorum
RS 48:2075Right of public agencies to material
RS 48:2076Establish feasibility; prior written concurrence
RS 48:2077Jurisdiction; powers of authority
RS 48:2078State-designated projects; department approval
RS 48:2079Acquisition of lands and property
RS 48:2080Public utilities
RS 48:2081Contracts; construction; project development; law enforcement
RS 48:2082Bonds
RS 48:2083Conveyance of project; maintenance
RS 48:2084Public private partnership projects; unsolicited and solicited proposals; approval by authority
RS 48:2084.1Public-private partnership projects; service contract
RS 48:2084.2Public-private partnerships; adoption of guidelines
RS 48:2084.3Public-private partnership projects; affected local jurisdictions
RS 48:2084.4Public-private partnership projects; dedication of public property
RS 48:2084.5Public-private partnership projects; powers and duties of the private entity
RS 48:2084.6Public-private partnership projects; comprehensive agreement
RS 48:2084.7Public-private partnership projects; funding resources; federal, state, and local assistance
RS 48:2084.8Public-private partnership projects; material default; remedies
RS 48:2084.9Public-private partnership projects; acquisition of property; acquisition of project
RS 48:2084.10Public-private partnership projects; utility crossings
RS 48:2084.11Public-private partnership projects; police powers; violations of law
RS 48:2084.12Public-private partnership projects; dedication of assets
RS 48:2084.13Public-private partnership projects; procurement
RS 48:2084.14Public-private partnership projects; multimodal transportation facilities
RS 48:2084.15Public-private partnership projects; limitations; port facilities
RS 48:2091Short title
RS 48:2092Purpose; legislative findings
RS 48:2093Definitions
RS 48:2094Lafayette metropolitan expressway commission; creation; board of directors; meetings; quorum
RS 48:2095Right of public agencies to material
RS 48:2096Feasibility; advice
RS 48:2097Jurisdiction; powers of commission
RS 48:2098Acquisition of lands and property
RS 48:2099Public utilities
RS 48:2100Contracts; construction; project development; law enforcement
RS 48:2101Bonds
RS 48:2102Conveyance of project; maintenance
RS 48:2106Membership requirements
RS 48:2111Purpose; legislative findings
RS 48:2112Transportation mobility fund; creation
RS 48:2113Transportation mobility fund; applications for funding; project eligibility; limitations; ranking and prioritizing project applications
RS 48:2114Transportation mobility fund; loans for qualified projects; authorizing and issuing debt; security; interest rates
RS 48:2115Transportation mobility fund; financial assistance for toll projects; applications; requirements
RS 48:2116Transportation mobility fund; preliminary project approval; project requirements; final project approval
RS 48:2117Obligations of applicants for transportation mobility funds
RS 48:2118Design, construction, and maintenance of projects funded by the transportation mobility fund; applicant responsibilities
RS 48:2119Financial and credit requirements
RS 48:2131Short title
RS 48:2132Purpose; legislative findings
RS 48:2133Definitions
RS 48:2134Ouachita expressway authority; creation; board of commissioners; meetings; quorum
RS 48:2135Public records; public meetings; right of public agencies to records
RS 48:2136Feasibility; advice
RS 48:2137Jurisdiction; powers of board
RS 48:2138Acquisition of lands and property
RS 48:2139Contracts; construction; project development; law enforcement
RS 48:2140Bonds
RS 48:2141Conveyance of project; maintenance
RS 48:2151Short title
RS 48:2152Central louisiana regional infrastructure beltway commission; purposes
RS 48:2153Definitions
RS 48:2154Central louisiana regional infrastructure beltway commission; creation; board of directors; meetings; quorum
RS 48:2155Right of public agencies to material
RS 48:2156Feasibility; advice
RS 48:2157Jurisdiction; powers of commission
RS 48:2158Acquisition of lands and property
RS 48:2159Public utilities
RS 48:2160Contracts; construction; project development; law enforcement
RS 48:2161Bonds
RS 48:2162Conveyance of project; maintenance
RS 48:2170Short title
RS 48:2171Purpose; findings; determinations
RS 48:2172Definitions
RS 48:2173Creation of compacts; jurisdiction
RS 48:2174Liability
RS 48:2175Directors
RS 48:2176Compensation of directors
RS 48:2177Conflict of interest; ethics code
RS 48:2178Right of public agencies to material
RS 48:2179Establish feasibility; prior written approval
RS 48:2180General grant of powers and duties
RS 48:2181State-designated projects; department approvals
RS 48:2182Acquisition of lands and property
RS 48:2183Public utilities
RS 48:2184Levy special benefit assessments
RS 48:2185Local option
RS 48:2186Contracts; construction and law enforcement
RS 48:2187Bonds
RS 48:2188Chapter supplemental; liberal construction
RS 48:2189Cessation of railway; conveyance of project