The Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries Commission voted unanimously last week to seek voluntary legal help in contesting the constitutionality of the legislative transfer of $26.4 million into the state’s general fund from a fund the commission oversees.

The money from the Artificial Reef Development Fund Program was among $108.2 million of state agency funds transferred into the general fund by Act 378 to balance the fiscal 2012 budget. Gov. Bobby Jindal signed the measure June 30.

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