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Emergency Teleconference Meeting - House Bill No. 320
posted on May 21, 2020

Louisiana State Board of Nursing Written Certification to Invoke Executive Order, Proclamation Number JBE 2020-30, Section 4

The Louisiana State Board of Nursing (LSBN) hereby invokes Section 4 of Executive Order, Proclamation Number JBE 2020-30 allowing state agencies, board and commission, and local political subdivisions of the state to attend essential governmental meetings via teleconference.

WHEREAS, the Governor declared a public health emergency in Proclamation Number 59 JBE 2020 relating to COVID-19; and

WHEREAS, the LSBN is unable to operate and promulgate the emergency rules due to quorum requirements without the use of a teleconference.

NOW THEREFORE, the LSBN hereby calls an Emergency board meeting to discuss HB320 via teleconference on Friday, May 22, 2020, at 2:00 p.m.; and

LSBN will make all efforts to provide for observation and input by members of the public during the teleconference meeting. This is a public meeting. If any Louisiana citizen would like to dial-in to the meeting, please contact Dr. Karen C. Lyon at or Marcia Carter at

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