Title 17. Education

Chapter 21. Health Education Authority of Louisiana


17:3052         Definitions


The following terms shall have the following meanings, unless the context clearly indicates otherwise: 


(1) Repealed by Acts 2016, No. 577, § 3, eff. Aug. 1, 2016. 


(2) “Authority” shall mean the Health Education Authority of Louisiana, and when used in connection with action authorized to be taken by the authority, shall mean the authority acting by and through its board of trustees. 


(3) “Board” shall mean the board of trustees of the Health Education Authority of Louisiana. 


(4) Repealed by Acts 2016, No. 577, § 3, eff. Aug. 1, 2016. 


(5) “Executive director” shall mean the executive director of the Health Education Authority of Louisiana. 


(6) “Participating institutions” shall mean those institutions which apply to and are designated by the authority, other than primary institutions, and consisting of public or private hospitals and medical or health corporations, or institutions which deliver medical or health services or provide facilities within the primary service area. 


(7) “Primary institutions” shall mean University Medical Center at New Orleans, Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, and Tulane University of Louisiana. 


(8) “Primary service area” means communities in Louisiana where graduate medical education is offered. 


(9) “Project” shall mean any specific facility, work or improvement undertaken or to be financed by the authority under the provisions of the Act. 


Added by Acts 1968, No. 112, § 2, emerg. eff. July 17, 1968, at 11:40 A.M. Amended by Acts 1975, Ex.Sess., No. 24, § 1, eff. Jan. 28, 1975; Acts 1980, No. 759, § 1, eff. July 31, 1980; Acts 2016, No. 577, § 1, eff. Aug. 1, 2016.