Manufactured Housing Commission

Name Manufactured Housing Commission
Contact Person Ms. Felicia Cooper - Deputy Assistant Secretary
Mailing Address c/o Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal
8181 Independence Blvd.
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Phone Number 225-925-4911
Fax Number 225-925-4593
Board Email --
Website http://sfm.dps.louisiana.gov/
Legal Authority R.S. 51:911.26
Year Created 2001
Organizational Placement Office of State Fire Marshal
Purpose/Function The duties of the Manufactured Housing Commission, include but are not limited to: (1) Licensing of manufacturers, retailers, developers, salesmen and installers; (2) Working with manufactured home consumers, manufacturers, retailers, developers, salesmen, and installers to hear complaints and make determinations relating to construction defects, warranty issues, and service complaints;(3) Holding and conducting hearings on any violation of the provisions of the law and on the imposition of a ci
Budget Message The budget information provided herein is for that of the Louisiana Manufactured Housing Commission and of the Manufactured Housing section (comprised of state employees) of the Office of State Fire Marshal. The operation of the Manufactured Housing Section of the State Fire Marshal's office is supported by the Fire Marshal Fund, the Louisiana Manufactured Housing Commission Fund, and the HUD Federal Fund. Expenditures associated with travel reimbursements of Manufactured Housing Commission members (appointees of the governor) come from the Louisiana Manufactured Housing Commission Fund.
Number of Entity Members: Number Authorized: 7
Number Currently Serving: 6
Number of Entity Meetings: Actual number in prior year: 12
Estimated number in current year: 12
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: $3975
  Current year budgeted: $5000
Entity Member Salaries:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Travel Expense Reimbursement:
  Prior year actual: $683
  Current year budgeted: $0
Number and Type of Authorized Employee Positions:
Classified: 0
Unclassified: 0
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
Notes "Employees" noted in this report are of the Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal. The Manufactured Housing Commission has no employees.
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