Gang-Related Legislation by State
(Laws Updated Through December 2017)

Louisiana

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Subjects for this state:
Accomplice Liability
Bail, Pretrial, Conditional Release, or Conditional Dismissal
Carjacking
Civil and Administrative Actions
Correctional Facilities
Data Reporting and Sharing
Drive-By Shooting
Findings and Declarations
Forfeiture
Funding
Gang-Related Definitions
Graffiti
Juveniles
Nuisance
Participation
Penalties (including Sentencing Enhancement), Fines, and Damages
Prevention
Probation and Parole
Prosecution
Racketeering, Money Laundering, Criminal Enterprise, and Criminal Profiteering
Recruitment, Threats, Intimidation
Schools and Education
Weapons
Witnesses and Victims

Accomplice Liability (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:25. Accessories after the fact.

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:26. Criminal conspiracy.

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:63.4. Aiding and abetting others to enter or remain on premises where forbidden.

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:609. Drawing or taking of DNA samples.

Bail, Pretrial, Conditional Release, or Conditional Dismissal (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:574.62. Substance abuse conditional release

Carjacking (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:64.2. Carjacking

La. Stat. Ann. Art. 890.1. Waiver of minimum mandatory sentences; procedure; exceptions

La. Stat. Ann. Art. 890.3. Sentencing for crimes of violence

La. Stat. Ann. Art. 893.3. Sentence imposed on felony or specifically enumerated misdemeanor in which firearm was possessed, used, or discharged

Civil and Administrative Actions (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1405. Premises used by criminal street gang; nuisances; actions for injunction, abatement, and damages; other remedies for unlawful use; exceptions

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1405.1. Civil cause of action by state and political subdivisions against criminal street gangs

Correctional Facilities (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:609. Drawing or taking of DNA samples.

Data Reporting and Sharing (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:609. Drawing or taking of DNA samples.

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1405.3. Notification of the release of a member of a criminal street gang

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1422. Legislative findings and declaration [Juvenile Delinquency and Gang Prevention Act of 1993]

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1424. Juvenile delinquency and gang prevention advisory boards; membership

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1425. Purposes

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1426. Powers and duties

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1427. Establishment

Drive-By Shooting (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:30. First degree murder

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:30.1. Second degree murder

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:32.6. First degree feticide

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:37.1. Assault by drive-by shooting

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:107.2. Hate crimes

La. Stat. Ann. Art. 890.1. Waiver of minimum mandatory sentences; procedure; exceptions

La. Stat. Ann. Art. 905.4. Aggravating circumstances

Findings and Declarations (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1402. Legislative findings and declaration [Louisiana Street Terrorism Enforcement and Prevention Act]

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1422. Legislative findings and declaration [Juvenile Delinquency and Gang Prevention Act of 1993]

Forfeiture (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1405.2. Possession of firearms, ammunition, and dangerous weapons by criminal street gangs; forfeiture

Funding (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1424. Juvenile delinquency and gang prevention advisory boards; membership

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1425. Purposes

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1426. Powers and duties

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1427. Establishment

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1428. Delinquency prevention plan; programs; grants

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1429. Grant application procedures

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1430. Restrictions

La. Stat. Ann. § 17:13.1. Crime Prevention in Schools Act

Gang-Related Definitions (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1404. Definitions [Louisiana Street Terrorism Enforcement and Prevention Act]

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1423. Definitions [Juvenile Delinquency and Gang Prevention]

Graffiti (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:56.4. Criminal damage to property by defacing with graffiti

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:56.5. Criminal damage to historic buildings or landmarks by defacing with graffiti

Juveniles (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:92.2 Improper supervision of a minor by parent or legal custodian; penalty

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1226. Juvenile Delinquency and Gang Prevention Act of 1993

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1421. Short title [Juvenile Delinquency and Gang Prevention Act of 1993]

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1422. Legislative findings and declaration [Juvenile Delinquency and Gang Prevention Act of 1993]

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1423. Definitions [Juvenile Delinquency and Gang Prevention]

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1424. Juvenile delinquency and gang prevention advisory boards; membership

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1425. Purposes

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1426. Powers and duties

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1427. Establishment

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1428. Delinquency prevention plan; programs; grants

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1429. Grant application procedures

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1430. Restrictions

La. Stat. Ann. § 17:13.1. Crime Prevention in Schools Act

Nuisance (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1405. Premises used by criminal street gang; nuisances; actions for injunction, abatement, and damages; other remedies for unlawful use; exceptions

Participation (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1403. Criminal street gangs and patterns of criminal street gang activity; prohibitions and criminal penalties

Penalties (including Sentencing Enhancement), Fines, and Damages (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:25. Accessories after the fact.

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:26. Criminal conspiracy.

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:30. First degree murder

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:30.1. Second degree murder

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:32.6. First degree feticide

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:92.2 Improper supervision of a minor by parent or legal custodian; penalty

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:230. Money laundering; transactions involving proceeds of criminal activity.

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:609. Drawing or taking of DNA samples.

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1403. Criminal street gangs and patterns of criminal street gang activity; prohibitions and criminal penalties

La. Stat. Ann. Art. 890.1. Waiver of minimum mandatory sentences; procedure; exceptions

La. Stat. Ann. Art. 890.3. Sentencing for crimes of violence

La. Stat. Ann. Art. 893.3. Sentence imposed on felony or specifically enumerated misdemeanor in which firearm was possessed, used, or discharged

La. Stat. Ann. Art. 905.4. Aggravating circumstances

Prevention (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:92.2 Improper supervision of a minor by parent or legal custodian; penalty

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1226. Juvenile Delinquency and Gang Prevention Act of 1993

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1407. Local laws; no preemption

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1421. Short title [Juvenile Delinquency and Gang Prevention Act of 1993]

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1422. Legislative findings and declaration [Juvenile Delinquency and Gang Prevention Act of 1993]

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1423. Definitions [Juvenile Delinquency and Gang Prevention]

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1424. Juvenile delinquency and gang prevention advisory boards; membership

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1425. Purposes

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1426. Powers and duties

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1427. Establishment

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1428. Delinquency prevention plan; programs; grants

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1429. Grant application procedures

La. Stat. Ann. § 17:13.1. Crime Prevention in Schools Act

Probation and Parole (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:574.62. Substance abuse conditional release

Prosecution (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:25. Accessories after the fact.

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:26. Criminal conspiracy.

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:30. First degree murder

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:30.1. Second degree murder

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:32.6. First degree feticide

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:37.1. Assault by drive-by shooting

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:56.4. Criminal damage to property by defacing with graffiti

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:56.5. Criminal damage to historic buildings or landmarks by defacing with graffiti

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:63.4. Aiding and abetting others to enter or remain on premises where forbidden.

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:64.2. Carjacking

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:107.2. Hate crimes

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:230. Money laundering; transactions involving proceeds of criminal activity.

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:574.62. Substance abuse conditional release

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:609. Drawing or taking of DNA samples.

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1401. Citation [Louisiana Street Terrorism Enforcement and Prevention Act]

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1402. Legislative findings and declaration [Louisiana Street Terrorism Enforcement and Prevention Act]

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1403. Criminal street gangs and patterns of criminal street gang activity; prohibitions and criminal penalties

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1403.1. Solicitation of membership in a criminal street gang; penalty

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1404. Definitions [Louisiana Street Terrorism Enforcement and Prevention Act]

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1405. Premises used by criminal street gang; nuisances; actions for injunction, abatement, and damages; other remedies for unlawful use; exceptions

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1405.2. Possession of firearms, ammunition, and dangerous weapons by criminal street gangs; forfeiture

La. Stat. Ann. Art. 890.1. Waiver of minimum mandatory sentences; procedure; exceptions

La. Stat. Ann. Art. 890.3. Sentencing for crimes of violence

La. Stat. Ann. Art. 893.3. Sentence imposed on felony or specifically enumerated misdemeanor in which firearm was possessed, used, or discharged

La. Stat. Ann. Art. 905.4. Aggravating circumstances

Racketeering, Money Laundering, Criminal Enterprise, and Criminal Profiteering (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:230. Money laundering; transactions involving proceeds of criminal activity.

Recruitment, Threats, Intimidation (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1403.1. Solicitation of membership in a criminal street gang; penalty

Schools and Education (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 17:13.1. Crime Prevention in Schools Act

Weapons (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:37.1. Assault by drive-by shooting

La. Stat. Ann. § 14:107.2. Hate crimes

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:1405.2. Possession of firearms, ammunition, and dangerous weapons by criminal street gangs; forfeiture

La. Stat. Ann. Art. 890.1. Waiver of minimum mandatory sentences; procedure; exceptions

La. Stat. Ann. Art. 890.3. Sentencing for crimes of violence

La. Stat. Ann. Art. 893.3. Sentence imposed on felony or specifically enumerated misdemeanor in which firearm was possessed, used, or discharged

Witnesses and Victims (view all states for this subject)

La. Stat. Ann. § 15:609. Drawing or taking of DNA samples.


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