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May 5, 2009

Capitol Beat



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2009-05-05

Duration: 00:02:22

Subjects: Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 2009 | Politics | Government | Birth certificates | Adoption | Mobile dental clinics | Dentistry | Rural health services


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Murrill, Elizabeth Speaker
  • Esman, Marjorie Speaker
  • Pearson, Kevin Speaker
  • Folse, Greg Speaker


This episode of the series “Capitol Beat” from May 5, 2009, features testimony on a bill that clarifies the duties of the Registrar of Vital Records in issuing birth certificates, especially for adoptions. It also includes testimony on a bill that prohibits the use of mobile dental units in schools. Host: Charlie Whinham