2018 Louisiana Laws
Revised Statutes
TITLE 15 - Criminal Procedure
RS 15:1179 - Service of process

Universal Citation: LA Rev Stat § 15:1179 (2018)

NOTE: This provision of law was included in the Unconstitutional Statutes Biennial Report to the Legislature, dated March 14, 2016.

§1179. Service of process

           The clerk of court shall not order service of process with respect to any petition filed under the provisions of R.S. 15:1177 until the petition has been reviewed by the court and has been found to state a cognizable claim.

           Acts 1997, No. 716, §1; Acts 2002, 1st Ex. Sess., No. 89, §2, eff. April 18, 2002.

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