Broadband Advisory Council

Name Broadband Advisory Council
Contact Person Mr. David Moore - Office of Information Technology, Division of Administration
Mailing Address 1201 North Third Street, Suite 7-210
2nd Floor, Claiborne State Office Bldg
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Phone Number 225-219-0197
Fax Number --
Board Email David.M@LA.GOV
Website http://broadband.louisiana.gov/lbi_Council.asp
Legal Authority R.S. 51:955.3
Year Created 2004
Organizational Placement Office of Information Technology, Division of Administration
Purpose/Function The Louisiana Broadband Advisory Council was created to help guide state leaders toward the ultimate goal of providing broadband access to all of Louisiana's citizens as outlined by the National Broadband Plan. The council was created by R.S. 51:955.3 and shall consist of twenty-four members, including six ex officio members, one member appointed by the president of the Senate, one member appointed by the speaker of the House of Representatives, and sixteen members appointed by the governor
Number of Entity Members: Number Authorized:
Number Currently Serving:
Number of Entity Meetings: Actual number in prior year: 4
Estimated number in current year: 4
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: $0      per meeting   per meeting day   per day spent on board business   None

Total entity member per diem:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Salaries:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Travel Expense Reimbursement:
  Prior year actual: $0
  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
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:
Notes This body has not met since December 2011 and will again be marked as "inactive" with this update. While this board's record indicates that the Division of Administration is the responsible party, DOA has no responsibility or oversight of this board. We will request that it be abolished in the 2014 legislative session.
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