Fiscal Control

Social Security Division:

The Treasury’s Social Security Division (SSD) administers Social Security and Medicare coverage for all state and local government employees throughout Louisiana. The SSD's responsibilities include navigating complex laws when it comes to coverage, benefits and tax withholdings between state and local governments and the federal government. The SSD also works with local governmental employers who wish to cover employees for Social Security or Medicare-Only. Please contact Angela Dowdy at (225) 342-0295 or with any questions.


The Fiscal Division administers the state’s constitutional and statutory funds created within the state treasury. Administration includes providing an account of all receipts and controlling fund disbursements out of the state treasury.

Laura LapezeCFO

Contact: 225-342-0025

Meet the Staff:

Louisiana State Capitol Building

900 North Third Street, Third Floor

Baton Rouge, LA 70802

P.O. Box 44154 Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70804

Treasury Main Line: (225) 342-0010


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Any documents sent to the Department of Treasury may be subject to L.R.S. 44:1 et seq., the Public Records Law.