SCR 17 of the 2015 Regular Legislative Session directed the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) to evaluate and report on the health benefits and costs of adding Krabbe disease to the current list of mandatory newborn screenings to be performed when it is recommended by the United States Department of Health and Human Services Discretionary Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children, the American College of Medical Genetics, and the Louisiana Newborn Screening Advisory Committee.