Louisiana State Senate

The Senate of Louisiana (Louisiana State Senate ) is the upper house of the Louisiana State Legislature, the legislature of the U.S. state of Louisiana.

The chamber of parliament is composed of 39 Senators representing an electoral district respectively. The senators are elected for four -year terms. The meeting room of the Senate is located together with the House of Representatives in Louisiana State Capitol in Baton Rouge the capital.

Tasks of the Senate

The Senate of Louisiana fall As in upper houses in other states and territories, as well as in the U.S. Senate compared to the House of Representatives special tasks that go beyond the law. So it is up to the Senate, nominations of the Governor in his cabinet to accept or reject other offices of the executive branch and commissions and authorities.

Composition of the Board

Important members of the Senate