Business License Rules for Ex-Convicts to Change Under Louisiana’s Criminal Justice Reform

Criminals who served their time in Louisiana can now apply for a business license immediately, when they previously had to wait a full two years to do so.
An ex-convict will be at risk of losing his or her business license only upon commission of another crime that is similar to the one that landed them in prison...

People convicted of several violent crimes, such as murder, are not entitled to receive a business license. And a judge may decide that a person poses a safety risk and forbid the person to obtain certain types of business licenses

Whether you've spent some time being bars or not, you can get your Louisiana business license or permit by starting here.