Supreme Court announces changes in filing fees


Act 353 of the 2013 Legislative Session amended RS 13:126 increasing the base filing fee for Civil applications and appeals as well as Judicial and Attorney Discipline cases to $300.00 (the JSCF fee is now $23.00, effective July 1).  Additionally, the legislation grants the Supreme Court authority to set other fees.  Pursuant to this legislation, the court amended its rules setting fees effective July 1, 2013.  See Attachments.

 

https://www.legis.la.gov/legis/ViewDocument.aspx?d=857648&n=SB155 Act 353

 

http://www.lasc.org/rules/orders/2013/Part_A.pdf

 

http://www.lasc.org/clerk/fees.asp

 

EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2013:

Civil Matters

 

Appeals and Writ Applications

$323.00

Replies to Oppositions

$50.00

Motions

$50.00

Rehearings/Reconsiderations

$125.00

Re-submission of rejected filings

$50.00

 

 

Amicus Curiae Briefs

$200.00

 

 

Electronic Filing Charges

 

Writ Applications

$100.00

Any other document

$50.00

*Please note: Electronic Filing Charges are in addition to any fee charged for filing a document by the Louisiana Supreme Court

 

 

 

Certificate of Good Standing

$20.00

 

 

Copy Fees

 

Clerk’s Office

$1.00 per page

Law Library

$0.25 per page (self-service)

For more information contact Clerk of Court's Office at (504) 310-2300.