Fight for water access continues despite HB 391 vote

HB 391, a bill which would increase public access to tidal waters, did not pass the Louisiana House of Representatives yesterday. 37 State Reps voted in favor of the bill, and 59 voted against it. Click here for the official tally and to find out if your State Rep voted for or against the bill.

Members of the Louisiana Sportsmen’s Coalition are understandably disappointed following yesterday’s vote.

Nevertheless, the Louisiana Sportsmen’s Coalition is proud of the progress this effort has made. And you, as a supporter of public water access, should be proud too.

Read the full announcement.

Louisiana Sportsmens Coalition
 

Louisiana Sportsmen's Coalition is a grassroots organization based out of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The Coalition was formed in 2016 to preserve Louisiana's legacy as the "Sportsman's Paradise" and safeguard the future of fishing across Louisiana's waterways.

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