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#12-0069 - Thursday, May 10, 2012
The provisions of the Louisiana Dual Officeholding and Dual Equipment Law, La. R.S. 42:61, et seq., are applicable to the holding of two or more pubic offices and/or employments, but are inapplicable where one of the two positions is held on a contract basis. Thus, the dual officeholding statutes would not prohibit an elected councilman of the City of Crowley from at the same time serving as the Acadia Parish attorney on a contract basis. 


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