Louisiana 2020 Legislative Session

 Please note that as of March 16, 2020, the 2020 Louisiana Legislative Session has been suspended until further notice due to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak.


Joint Statement:

for Early Care and Education Asks from the Ready Louisiana Coalition

Ready Louisiana's Joint Statement, signed by over 55 organizations statewide, for legislative asks for early care and education during the 2020 legislative session.


Policy Brief:

Early Care and Education in Louisiana

The state of the state of early care and education in Louisiana 


Early Care and Education Legislative Bill Tracker:

for the 2020 Louisiana Legislative Session

The bills that we are tracking during the 2020 Louisiana Legislative Session.


Your Louisiana Legislature:

Information for Constituents

The Louisiana Legislature consists of the Senate and the House of Representatives. The legislature enacts the laws of the state

 The Louisiana Policy Institute for Children developed a policy brief with recommendations on how policies around  family child licensing can take safety and quality into account.


Family Child Care:

Policy Brief