Agenda Item
Docket No. 19-1241
Advisory Opinion request from Angelique Bergeron, Director, West Baton Rouge Museum, regarding the transfer of artifacts to the West Baton Rouge Historical Association.
The West Baton Rouge Museum ("Museum") is funded by an ad valorem millage and has a cooperative endeavor agreement with the West Baton Rouge Historical Association ("Association"), a non-profit corporation, by which the Association owns the permanent collection of artifacts, art, photographs, and archives housed at the Museum. The Association maintains insurance on all items in the permanent collection. The Museum would like to transfer ownership of several recently purchased artifacts and pieces of art to the Association to properly track and maintain the items and to insure them under the Association's collections insurance policy.
Adopt the proposed advisory opinion.
Assigned Attorney: David Bordelon
2019-1241 - Advisory Opinion Draft
2019-1241 Request for Opinion