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PUBLIC NOTICE:
** IMPORTANT INFORMATION **

The St. John Clerk of Court
Eliana DeFrancesch
has a message for all St. John the Baptist Parish :
No Cell Phones are allowed at the Arcuri Center and Edgard Court House.
New law
Act#826
Beginning September 1, 2014 members of LCRAA shall collect a fee of five dollars per recording to fund costs related to participation in the
statewide portal.
ACT 145, EFFECTIVE AUGUST 1, 2014 HAS CHANGED THE EXPUNGEMENT  PROCEDURE
AND MOTION TO SET ASIDE.
BEGINNING  ON AUGUST 1, 2014 THE FOLLOWING FORMS FOR AN EXPUNGEMENT AND MOTION TO SET ASIDE  MUST BE USED.   PLEASE FOLLOW
ALL THE PROCEDURES PRIOR TO FILING WITH THE CLERK’S OFFICE.  YOU MUST MAKE SURE THAT THE FORM IS COMPLETED CORRECTLY PRIOR TO
FILING.
FUNDS WILL BE COLLECTED AT FILING.   NO REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED IF THE DOCUMENTS ARE FILED INCORRECTLY.  IF THEY ARE INCORRECT, YOU
MUST RESUBMIT THE DOCUMENTS AGAIN AND YOU WILL BE RECHARGED THE FULL AMOUNT.  
COSTS FOR FILING Click HERE
MONEY ORDERS ONLY
Please read   Act 145 Here prior to filing any forms with the clerk's office.
We suggest that you see an attorney, since the forms and procedures have changed.
For more information click here.
Edgard Courthouse
Clerks office is in the A and B trailers in back of the main courthouse.
Sorry for the inconvenience.
Due to construction & remodeling of the Courthouse.
We will not issue passports at this time.
Please call to see when we will offer this service again.
Please use the 985.497.3972 for all faxes to both Civil and Criminal.

The Clerk of Court Offices will be Closed on December 24, 25, and 26
for the Christmas Holidays
And
December 31 for New Years Eve
January 1 and 2, 2015, for the New Year.

THE ARCURI CENTER DOES NOT ACCEPT FAX FILINGS
  



 
 
** Important Information ** Effective August 1, 2014, a new law (R.S. 24:523.1 Act No. 693) for infomation go to www.reportfraud.la ** ACT 20 REQUIRES THE LAST FOUR DIGITS OF SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER If a judgment or lien being recorded does not include the information required by this article. The recorder shall be entitled to collect a fee not to exceed $25 per debtor in addition to the application fee set forth in R.S. 13:841. A person recording an affidavit of distinction pursuant to R.S. 9:5501 through 5503 shall not be required to pay a fee for recording the affidavit of distinction ** You can now pay your Traffic Ticket/Fine online.* Go to www.stjohnsheriff.org *
** Jury #105 Scheduled for January 21 is Valid ** Jury #520 Scheduled for April 13 is Valid **