Louisiana Board of Examiners of Certified Shorthand Reporters

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Newly Appointed Board Member
Ms. Kimya M. Holmes, Attorney

Kimya M. Holmes is a practicing attorney in New Orleans, Louisiana. She has conducted more than 85 trials in cases in state and federal court in her 15 year legal career. She began her legal career in the Orleans Parish District Attorney’s Office under former D.A. Harry Connick. As a former Assistant District Attorney, Holmes was entrusted with screening and prosecuting criminal cases…

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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.

Meetings

LA CSR Board Meeting

Date: Friday, September 15, 2017
Time: 10:00 am
Location: Benson Tower, Suite 739, 1450 Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA 70112

AgendaDownload

Meeting Notice:  Download


Research and Planning Committee Meeting

Date: Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time: 5:30 pm
Location: Benson Tower, Suite 630, 1450 Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA 70112

Meeting Notice/Agenda: Download


Compliance and Discipline Committee Meeting

Date: T/B/A
Time: T/B/A
Location: T/B/A

Meeting Notice/Agenda: T/B/A


Finance and Operations Committee Meeting

Date: Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time: 4:30 pm
Location: Benson Tower, Suite 630, 1450 Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA 70112

Meeting Notice/Agenda: Download


Licensing and Continuing Education Committee Meeting

Date: Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time: 5:00 pm
Location: Benson Tower, Suite 630, 1450 Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA 70112

Meeting Notice/Agenda: Download


The Task Force Meeting

Date: Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time: 2:30 pm
Location: Benson Tower, Suite 739, 1450 Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA 70112

Meeting Notice/Agenda: Download

Notices

Exam Notice

CCR QUALIFYING EXAMINATION: Aug 18, 2017
CCR CERTIFICATION EXAMINATION: Sept 22, 2017

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


2016 CSR Committee Assignments


All CCR’s and CDR’s

The current 2 year c. e. cycle is January 1, 2017 thru December 31, 2018.  All c. e. credits are due by December 31, 2018.

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


LA CSR Board CCR Revocation List ending June 30, 2015. 


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

Official Court Reporter vacancy announcement from the U.S. District Court in the Eastern District of Louisiana. Please CLICK HERE to view Job Notice.


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Announcements

*** APPROVED SEMINARS ***

Seminar Provider Approvals:

LCCCA: Will be held Friday, October 27, 2017 at the Natchitoches Events Center, 750 2nd St, Natchitoches, LA 71457. Please contact Laura M. Stout by email at lstout@lafayettela.gov or by phone at (337) 291-8742.

LCRA: Will be held Saturday, November 4, 2017 at the Best Western-Landmark Hotel, 2601 Severn Avenue, Metairie, Louisiana 70002. Register online at www.lcraboard.org or contact: Peter Gilberti by email at lcraboard@lcraboard.org or by phone at (504) 458-2791.


*** 2015-2017 APPROVED SEMINAR LIST ***


NCRA will be exhibiting at the America School Counselors Association Conference in New Orleans from July 9 – 11 and are seeking volunteer machine writers to demonstrate realtime reporting and answer questions about the profession at their exhibition booth and provide captioning for three sessions at the conference. Please contact Vinny Borrello at 504-650-7855 and/or Jennifer Late, with NCRA, at 703-584-9042.   Please show your support in promoting our profession.