Legislative Info

As an association we have become a strong voice on both state and national legislative issues because of our willingness to strive for a higher degree of professionalism. LFDA has representation at the capital through our contract lobbyist, David Tatman, and the Laws and Legislative Committee.

About the 2017 First Extraordinary Session
The 2017 First Extraordinary Session convened on Monday, February 13, 2017.  Final Adjournment no later than Wednesday, February 22, 2017

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About the 2017 Regulary Legislative Session
The 2017 Regular Legislative Session will convene at noon on Monday, April 10, 2017.  Final Adjournment no later than 6:00 pm on Thursday, June 8, 2017

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LFDA Legislative Achievements:

  • Burial Insurance Issue (Act 689)

  • Abby Casket Issue

  • Cremation Issues

  • Department of Defense Issues

  • Reinstatement of Continuing Education