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Deferred Compensation Reform (1982)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1982-04-30

Duration: 00:08:01

Subjects: Politics | Louisiana. Legislature | Louisiana Legislative Session, 1982 | LEGISLATION | Deferred compensation | REFORM BILLS | Deferred Compensation Corporation of Louisiana


  • George, Beth Host
  • Ekings, Robyn Reporter
  • Bella, V.J. Speaker
  • Carrio, Sylvia Interviewee
  • Landry, Molly Interviewee
  • Parker, Mary Evelyn Speaker
  • Warren, Bob Interviewee


This segment from the April 30, 1982, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a report on State Representative V.J. Bella’s bill that will reform the deferred compensation program for state employees. Bella’s bill creates a 7-member commission that will be responsible for selecting a new program administrator and monitoring the administrator’s operation of the investment fund. The previous program administrator, the Deferred Compensation Corporation of Louisiana (DCCL), is being investigated by a federal grand jury for alleged mismanagement of the funds contributed by state employees. Host: Beth George