19 March 2020 – Additional measures for COVID-19 public health emergency

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Financial and Economic, Regulation
Sectors Involved: Finance/Economy, Transportation
Intervention Categories: Legal and policy; Regulatory change
Level of Jurisdiction: Louisiana
Lead People/Agency: State of Louisiana Executive Department: Decision Makers
Office of Motor Vehicles, Department of Public Safety: Implementers

Overview: To reduce the burden on members of the public and minimize interations of individuals with state employees, regulatory statutes of the Department of Public Safety and Office of Motor Vehicles are suspended. This includes deadlines to request administrative hearings, expiration of temporary registration plates, drivers license late fees, etc.
Full details here: https://gov.louisiana.gov/assets/Proclamations/2020/27-JBE-2020-Public-Health-Emergency-COVID-19-Supplement.pdf

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group