- Associated Press - Tuesday, May 19, 2015

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - With a 10-2 vote, the House Civil Law and Procedure Committee used a procedural move designed to kill a religious objections bill that had drawn opposition from business and tourism leaders. Here’s how committee members voted:

Voting for the procedural move: Reps. Neil Abramson, D-New Orleans, committee chairman; Nancy Landry, R-Lafayette, vice chair; Joe Bouie, D-New Orleans; John Bel Edwards, D-Amite; Randal Gaines, D-LaPlace; Mike Huval, R-Breaux Bridge; Patrick Jefferson, D-Homer; Gregory Miller, R-Norco; Clay Schexnayder, R-Gonzles; and Patrick Williams, D-Shreveport.

Voting against the procedural move: Reps. Ray Garofalo, R-Chalmette; and Mike Johnson, R-Bossier City.

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