Louisiana House of Representatives
Administration of Criminal Justice Committee  
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Committee Member Addresses

Committee Rules

Name Position District Party
Mack, Sherman Q. Chairman 95 R
Pylant, Steve E. Vice Chair 20 R
Bacala, Tony Member 59 R
Bagneris, John H. Member 100 D
Carpenter, Barbara Member 63 D
Crews, Raymond J. Member 8 R
Duplessis, Royce Member 93 D
Dwight, Stephen Member 35 R
Gaines, Randal L. Member 57 D
Hodges, Valarie Member 64 R
Howard, Frank A. Member 24 R
James, Edward C. "Ted" Member 101 D
Marcelle, Denise Member 61 D
Marino, Joseph Member 85 I
Muscarello, Nicholas Member 86 R
Norton, Barbara M. Member 3 D
Stefanski, John M. Member 42 R
Barras, Taylor F. Ex Officio 48 R
Leger, Walt III Ex Officio 91 D
House Rule 6.3.C(1) states that the Speaker and Speaker Pro Tempore of the House shall be ex officio members of all standing committees.
Administration of Committee Jurisdiction

Administration of Criminal Justice: To this committee shall be referred, in accordance with the rules, all legislative instruments, messages, petitions, memorials and other matters relating to the following subjects:
  • Administration of criminal justice generally.

  • Criminal law.

  • Code of criminal procedure and criminal procedure generally.

  • Rules of criminal evidence.

  • Controlled dangerous substance law and procedure.

  • Traffic offense and procedure.

  • Weapons and explosives.

  • Penal and correctional institutions and juvenile and adult rehabilitation.

  • Corrections.

  • Gambling, gaming, and wagering, with the exception of pari-mutuel wagering.

  • Charitable gaming.