Board of Examiners of Certified Shorthand Reporters

Name Board of Examiners of Certified Shorthand Reporters
Contact Person Ms. Tonya R. Cupp - Administrator
Mailing Address P.O. Box 1840
Walker, LA 70785-1840
Phone Number 225-664-6868
Fax Number 225-664-6557
Board Email courtreporter@lacourtreporterboard.com
Website www.lacourtreporterboard.com
Legal Authority R. S. 37:2551-2560
Year Created 1970
Organizational Placement Office of the Governor
Purpose/Function The board is charged with encouraging proficiency in the practice of shorthand reporting as a profession, promoting efficiency in court and general reporting, and extending to the courts and public protection afforded by a standardized profession.
Budget Message Projected reveneues and expenditures for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2014 was developed based upon the current year expectations. Based upon these projections, the Board anticipates a surplus at June 30,2014 of $113,851.
Number of Entity Members: Number Authorized: 9
Number Currently Serving: 8
Number of Entity Meetings: Actual number in prior year: 5
Estimated number in current year: 12
The Entity is:
Active   Inactive   Not fully organized   Disbanded   Never fully organized
Do members receive per diem, salaries, and/or travel expense reimbursements?
Yes   No
Excluding member per diem, salaries, and travel expense reimbursements, does the entity receive or expend funds?
Yes   No
Entity Member Per Diem:
  Amount Authorized: $75      per meeting   per meeting day   per day spent on board business   None

Total entity member per diem:
  Prior year actual: $4800
  Current year budgeted: $7050
Entity Member Salaries:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Travel Expense Reimbursement:
  Prior year actual: $3900
  Current year budgeted: $9150
Number and Type of Authorized Employee Positions:
Classified: 1
Unclassified: 1
Part-time: 0
Entity Fiscal Year End:
4/30         7/31         10/31         Other (identify date)
6/30         9/30         12/31         None
Participation in State Employee Benefit Programs:
    Employees:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs

    Members:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs
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