Louisiana House of Representatives
Transportation, Highways, & Public Works Committee  
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Name Position District Party
Landry, Terry Chairman 96 D
Carter, Stephen F. Vice Chair 68 R
Brass, Ken Member 58 D
Brown, Terry R. Member 22 I
Carpenter, Barbara Member 63 D
Franklin, A B Member 34 D
Gisclair, Jerry Member 54 D
Guinn, John E. Member 37 R
Hill, Dorothy Sue Member 32 D
Howard, Frank A. Member 24 R
LeBas, H. Bernard Member 38 D
Marcelle, Denise Member 61 D
Norton, Barbara M. Member 3 D
Pierre, Vincent J. Member 44 D
Pope, J. Rogers Member 71 R
White, Malinda Member 75 D
Wright, Mark Member 77 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.

Transportation, Highways and Public Works Jurisdiction

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:

  • Transportation, Highways and Public Works in general.
  • Highways, roads, and bridges.
  • Railroads.
  • Air, bus, and vehicular transportation.
  • Rules and regulations for highway, railroad, and air use.
  • Common carriers, except by water.
  • Pipelines, except the substances or materials which travel through the pipelines.
  • Motor vehicle regulation.
  • Public works.
  • Flood and drainage projects, including levee districts and multiparish drainage projects.
  • Construction, improvement, and maintenance of waterways, lakes, and streams.
  • Facilities in connection with lakes, waterways, and streams.
  • Water conservation districts.
  • Advertisement and letting of public contracts to the lowest responsible bidder relative to the Public Bid Law as provided in R.S. 38:2212.