LES Upcoming Events:
NOTICE: Bills Signed by Gov. Edwards
BATON ROUGE — Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards announced that he has signed the following bills into law from the 2020 Second Extraordinary Legislative Session:
ACT 1—SB 14 Expands the Louisiana New Markets Jobs Act tax credit to certain recovery zones.
ACT 2—SB 17 Provides relative to the Louisiana Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board.
ACT 3—SB 33 Provides for revisions to the Business Corporation Act relative to virtual shareholder meetings and mergers.
LES Recommends Government Candidates to Governor’s Office for Licensing Board Vacancy. Nominations are now being accepted by LES for PEG vacancy on LAPELS Board. Deadline to submit is 12/11/20. For additional information or questions contact Ali Mustapha firstname.lastname@example.org or LES State Office email@example.com. See Questionnaire and Appendix 4
April 27 & 28, 2021 25th Annual Joint Engineers Society Conference
Save the Date! April 27 & 28, 2021 at the Cajundome in Lafayette (Registration not yet open)
About the Louisiana Engineering Society
With over a century of service, LES is the only active engineering organization in the State of Louisiana that serves all disciplines and every area of practice. LES can provide the networking helpful to any career and access to the advice of key professional leaders. LES also provides plenty of opportunities to obtain Professional Development Hours throughout the year and hosts two conferences annually. LES is YOUR VOICE on the regulation of the practice of engineering and surveying in Louisiana through its liaison with the LA Professional Engineering and Land Surveying Board (LAPELS). The attached Flyer provides a brief summary of who we are and what we do. Additional information about LES, including Member Benefits and Membership Registration are also attached.
We hope you will consider joining. Please contact Brenda Gajan (Executive Director – 225-924-2021) if you have questions regarding membership.