Louisiana Board of Examiners of Certified Shorthand Reporters

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INTRODUCTION

Court Reporters are the guardians of the record.

The Louisiana Board of Examiners of Certified Shorthand Reporters is here to serve the interests of the citizens and legal community of the State of Louisiana. This website contains information regarding how to become a Certified Court Reporter in Louisiana, the laws that govern certification and duties of court reporters, requirements that pertain to all Louisiana Certified Court Reporters and Certified Digital Reporters and the Board and its activities. We urge every CCR, CDR and court reporting student to study the content herein.

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COMPLIANCE AND DISCIPLINE COMMITTEE MEETING

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THE TASK FORCE E-SIGNATURE/E-FILING

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AD-HOC COMMITTEE ON ACT 409 MEETING

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Notices

Exam Notice

CCR CERTIFICATION EXAMINATION:
March 25, 2022 and August 26, 2022

CCR Examination Application – March
CCR Examination Application – August

CDR CERTIFICATION EXAMINATION:
February 18, 2022 (FTR), May 20, 2022 (Liberty), September 23, 2022 (FTR)
CDR Examination Application

Benson Tower
1450 Poydras Street, Ste 739
New Orleans, Louisiana 70112

Must Bring all of your own equipment to exam.
Go HERE to Students Page for Rules and Details


2021 CSR Committee Assignments


All CCR’s and CDR’s

The current 2 year c. e. cycle is January 1, 2021 thru December 31, 2022.  All c. e. credits are due by December 31, 2022.

You should review the main page of the website for all pre-approved seminars.

Both the LCRA and the VRLA (court reporter associations in Louisiana) seminars will turn in the State punch cards provided by the LA CSR BOARD for you.  All other seminars will require you to turn in your original proof of attendance.  Your original proof of attendance should be turned into the LA CSR BOARD office within 30 days after you receive it.

You are required to obtain a minimum of 12 c. e. credits with 4 of those credits mandatorily due in Louisiana Court Reporting Ethics and Board Rules and Regulations.


Notice is hereby given that the Louisiana Board of Examiners of Certified Shorthand Reporters proposes to adopt additions/changes made to the Code of Ethics and Court Reporting Procedures Rule.

NOTICE OF INTENT
SUMMARY REPORT


 

JOB NOTICES
Job announcements are posted for 30 days, for additional time please contact the Board Office.

 19th Judicial District Court in Baton Rouge, Louisiana is now accepting applications for Certified Court Reporters to fill full-time positions. 

The positions are for full-time employees with a full salary plus benefits as well as reimbursement for continuing education, license renewal, and seals. The Court further provides maintenance of bonds, office space, essential equipment and software for job performance, and a court liaison to mediate between attorneys regarding transcript request. Courts covered will be criminal and civil. The new hire will be expected to perform highly responsible duties of recording and transcribing verbatim records of judicial trials, conferences, hearings or any other court proceedings where a record is required and be fully responsible for the preparation of a complete and accurate record of proceedings which may involve highly technical terminology used in a number of different fields. 

For full information on the role, read more.

Please forward your resume and court reporter certification to mwheeler@19thjdc.org or contact the same for more information. We look forward to welcoming you to our 19th JDC family! 

 

Announcements

Due to the pandemic and the hurricanes that have affected Louisiana, Vincent Borrello, Jr. made a motion, which was accepted by the Board, to extend the 2019-2020 CE cycle to June 30, 2021 and to extend the emergency rule to obtain CE credits through live webinars approved by the Board until June 30, 2021.

Reporters who have not obtained their 2019-2020 CE credits will also have to obtain credits to satisfy the 2021-2022 CE cycle. 


*** 2015-2022 APPROVED SEMINAR LIST ***

Louisiana 31st Annual Nuts & Bolts Judicial Seminar will be held June 6-10, 2022 at the Embassy Suites Hotel Destin, 570 Scenic Gulf Drive, Destin, Florida 32551 Register online at www.LaNutsAndBolts.com or contact: Billie C. Tripp by email at cctripp@eatel.net or by phone at (225) 644-0619.