A dispute between Louisiana State University and Tulane University over the composition of the oversight board for the proposed new $1.2 billion LSU academic hospital in downtown New Orleans has delayed the state’s plan to issue up to $400 million of revenue bonds for the facility.

The original proposal called for the facility to be operated by an 11-member council dominated by LSU appointees, but with Tulane getting one position because the new hospital would serve its medical students.

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