Atchafalaya Trace Commission

Name Atchafalaya Trace Commission
Contact Person Debra Credeur - Ex. Director, Atchafalaya/Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism
Mailing Address Post Office Box 44243
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-4243
Phone Number 225-219-0768
Fax Number 225-342-1949
Board Email
Legal Authority R.S. 25:1222
Year Created 1997
Organizational Placement Dept. of Culture, Rec & Tourism
Purpose/Function The Commission was created to preserve, protect, enhance and develop the historic, cultural, natural, scenic and recreational resources of the Atchafalaya National Heritage Area. Federal Public Law 109-338-October 12, 2006 also refers to the Commission's duties regarding the planning and development of the Heritage Area.
Number of Entity Members: Number Authorized: 14
Number Currently Serving: 14
Number of Entity Meetings: Actual number in prior year: 6
Estimated number in current year: 6
The Entity is:
Active   Inactive   Not fully organized   Disbanded   Never fully organized
Do members receive per diem, salaries, and/or travel expense reimbursements?
Yes   No
Excluding member per diem, salaries, and travel expense reimbursements, does the entity receive or expend funds?
Yes   No
Entity Member Per Diem:
  Amount Authorized: $0      per meeting   per meeting day   per day spent on board business   None

Total entity member per diem:
  Prior year actual: $0.00
  Current year budgeted: $0.00
Entity Member Salaries:
  Prior year actual: $0.00
  Current year budgeted: $0.00
Entity Member Travel Expense Reimbursement:
  Prior year actual: $0.00
  Current year budgeted: $0.00
Number and Type of Authorized Employee Positions:
Classified: 0
Unclassified: 0
Part-time: 0
Entity Fiscal Year End:
4/30         7/31         10/31         Other (identify date)
6/30         9/30         12/31         None
Participation in State Employee Benefit Programs:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs

       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs
A state agency provides: (Check all that apply and identify the state agency)
Per Diem Payments          State Agency:
Travel Reimbursements    State Agency:
Other (explain)    State Agency:
Is this entity a budget unit or included within a budget unit of the State of Louisiana as defined by LSA-R.S. 39:2?
   Yes    No
  If yes, identify the budget unit and the budget schedule number below:
  Budget Unit Name:
  Budget Schedule Number:
Notes All Atchafalaya Trace Commission meeting notices are posted on the calendar at
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