State Requirement for Agency Purchasing

Agency Contracts Shall Be Governed By Laws of State of Louisiana

R.S. 9:2778

It declares null and void any provision in a public contract, sub-contract, or purchase order, which either:

(A) Requires a suit or arbitration proceeding to be brought outside the state; or

(B) Requires interpretation of the agreement according to the laws of another state.


Constitution Prohibits the Donation, Loan, or Pledge of Public Credit

Louisiana Constitution Article 7 / Section 14.(A):

Prohibits the funds, credit, property, or things of value of the state shall not be loaned, pledged, or donated to or for any person, association, or corporation, public or private. 

Executive Order JBE 2020 - 21 Small Purchase Procedures

State Rules and Regulations for Purchasing

Contracts for Maintenance, Equipment & Services -- PPM 51

Office of State Purchasing Memos

Other Executive Orders


Executive Order BJ 08-29 Cooperative Endeavor Agreements

Executive Order KBB 04-54 State Prohibition Against Harassment and   Discrimination

Executive Order MJF 96-79 Unclassified State Employee Leave

Executive Order JBE 16-11 Equal Opportunity and Non-Discrimination

Title 34 Louisiana Administrative Code (Rules & Regulations)

Attorney General Opinions

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