Louisiana 2021 Legislative Session


Joint Statement:

for Early Care and Education Asks from the Ready Louisiana Coalition

Ready Louisiana's Joint Statement, signed by over 95 organizations statewide, for legislative asks for early care and education during the 2021 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 2021 Louisiana Legislative Session

The bills that we are tracking during the 2021 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


Sports Betting:


 LPIC developed this one-pager to highlight opportunity that sports betting and the Louisiana Early Childhood Education Fund presents during the 2021 legislative session.


Federal Funding:


LPIC developed this brief about federal funds and how the state needs a long-term plan on how to replace those funds in 2024. 


Polling Results Memo:

Louisiana Statewide Poll on Funding Child Care

In April 2021, the Louisiana Policy Institute for Children commissioned Ragnar Research Partners to poll likely Louisiana voters on early care and education.


Polling Results One-Pager:

Louisiana Voters Support Taxes to Fund Early Care and Education

This one-pager summarizes the key takeaways from a poll of likely Louisiana voters conducted in April 2021.


2021 Louisiana Legislative Session Recap:

Wins for Early Care and Education

A summary of legislative achievements for early care and education during the 2021 Louisiana legislative session.