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

Louisiana

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Subjects for this state:
Bail, Pretrial or Conditional Release; Conditional Dismissal
Carjacking
Civil and Administrative Actions
Data Reporting and Sharing
Drive-By Shooting
Findings and Declarations
Forfeiture
Funding
Gang-Related Definitions
Graffiti
Juveniles
Nuisance
Participation
Penalties, Fines, and Damages
Prevention
Probation and Parole
Prosecution
Recruitment, Threats, Intimidation
Schools and Education
Weapons

Bail, Pretrial or Conditional Release; 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

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

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, Fines, and Damages (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. § 14:92.2 Improper supervision of a minor by parent or legal custodian; penalty

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. § 14:30. 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. § 14:64.2. Carjacking

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

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

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

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


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