Greater Baton Rouge Port Commission

Name Greater Baton Rouge Port Commission
Contact Person Katie G. LeBlanc - Director of Finance and Administration
Mailing Address Post Office Box 380
Port Allen, LA 70767-0380
Phone Number 225-342-1660
Fax Number 225-342-1666
Board Email leblanck@portgbr.com
Website www.portgbr.com
Legal Authority Political Subdivision Act 9, Section 29 1952 Legis
Year Created 1952
Organizational Placement Executive
Purpose/Function The Port Commission has the power and authority to regulate the commerce and traffic within certain boundaries of the State of Louisiana and have charge of and administer public wharves, docks, sheds, and landings and other structures useful for the commerce of the port area.
Number of Entity Members: Number Authorized: 15
Number Currently Serving: 15
Number of Entity Meetings: Actual number in prior year: 24
Estimated number in current year: 24
The Entity is:
Active   Inactive   Not fully organized   Disbanded   Never fully organized
Do members receive per diem, salaries, and/or travel expense reimbursements?
Yes   No
Excluding member per diem, salaries, and travel expense reimbursements, does the entity receive or expend funds?
Yes   No
Entity Member Per Diem:
  Amount Authorized: $75      per meeting   per meeting day   per day spent on board business   None

Total entity member per diem:
  Prior year actual: $21825
  Current year budgeted: $27000
Entity Member Salaries:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Travel Expense Reimbursement:
  Prior year actual: $17397
  Current year budgeted: $48000
Number and Type of Authorized Employee Positions:
Classified: 14
Unclassified: 6
Part-time: 0
Entity Fiscal Year End:
4/30         7/31         10/31         Other (identify date)
6/30         9/30         12/31         None
Participation in State Employee Benefit Programs:
    Employees:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs

    Members:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs
A state agency provides: (Check all that apply and identify the state agency)
Per Diem Payments          State Agency:
Travel Reimbursements    State Agency:
Other (explain)    State Agency:
Is this entity a budget unit or included within a budget unit of the State of Louisiana as defined by LSA-R.S. 39:2?
   Yes    No
  If yes, identify the budget unit and the budget schedule number below:
  Budget Unit Name:
  Budget Schedule Number:
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