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Securities to be offered to employees in employee benefit plans, post-effective amendments

(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)

Louisiana 72-1445282
(State of Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation or Organization) (I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
2030 Donahue Ferry Road Pineville, Louisiana 71360-5226
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)

Cleco Corporation 2010 Long-Term Incentive Compensation Plan Cleco Corporation Employee Stock Purchase Plan Cleco Power LLC 401(k) Savings and Investment Plan Cleco Corporation Deferred Compensation Plan (Full Title of Plans)
Julia E. Callis General Counsel and Secretary Cleco Corporate Holdings LLC 2030 Donahue Ferry Road Pineville, Louisiana 71360-5226 (318) 484-7400
(Name, Address and Telephone Number, Including Area Code, of Agent for Service)
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This Post-Effective Amendment (this “Post-Effective Amendment”) relates to the following Registration Statements on Form S-8 (collectively, the “Registration Statements”) of Cleco Corporate Holdings LLC (f/k/a Cleco Corporation) (the “Registrant”):

On April 13, 2016, pursuant to the Agreement and Plan of Merger (the “Merger Agreement”), dated as of October 17, 2014, by and among the Registrant, Cleco Partners L.P. (f/k/a Como 1 L.P.), a Delaware limited partnership (“Parent”), and Cleco MergerSub Inc. (f/k/a Como 3 Inc.), a Louisiana corporation and an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Parent (“Merger Sub”), Merger Sub was merged with and into the Registrant, with the Registrant continuing as the surviving corporation and as an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Parent (the “Merger”).

As a result of the Merger, the Registrant has terminated any offerings of securities pursuant to the Registration Statements. In accordance with the undertakings made by the Registrant in the Registration Statements to remove from registration by means of a post-effective amendment any of the securities that had been registered which remain unsold at the termination of the offering, the Registrant hereby removes from registration any securities of the Registrant registered but unsold under the Registration Statements as of the date hereof.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, the Registrant, Cleco Corporate Holdings LLC, certifies that it has reasonable grounds to believe that it meets all of the requirements for filing on Form S-8 and has duly caused this Post-Effective Amendment to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized, in the City of Pineville, Louisiana, on the 25th day of April, 2016.

By: /s/ Terry L. Taylor
Name:Terry L. Taylor Title:Chief Financial Officer, Controller, and Chief Accounting Officer

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, this Post-Effective Amendment has been signed by the following persons in the capacities indicated.

Signature Title Date
/s/ Darren J. Olagues Darren J. Olagues Chief Executive Officer and Manager (Principal Executive Officer) April 25, 2016
/s/ Terry L. Taylor Terry L. Taylor Chief Financial Officer (Principal Financial and Accounting Officer) April 25, 2016
/s/ Christopher Leslie Christopher Leslie Manager April 25, 2016
/s/ Andrew Chapman Andrew Chapman Manager April 25, 2016
/s/ Mark Fay Mark Fay Manager April 25, 2016
/s/ Lincoln Webb Lincoln Webb Manager April 25, 2016
/s/ Richard Dinneny Richard Dinneny Manager April 25, 2016
/s/ Steve Turner Steve Turner Manager April 25, 2016
/s/ Recep Kendircioglu Recep Kendircioglu Manager April 25, 2016
/s/ Peggy Scott Peggy Scott Manager April 25, 2016
/s/ Bruce Wainer Bruce Wainer Manager April 25, 2016
/s/ Randy Gilchrist Randy Gilchrist Manager April 25, 2016
/s/ Rick Gallot Rick Gallot Manager April 25, 2016