A. Thirty percent of the funds collected by the city court of Jeanerette pursuant to the
provisions of R.S. 15:168(B) may be deposited into a special fund created for this purpose.
The fund shall be referred to as the Jeanerette Indigent Defender Fund.
B. The Jeanerette Indigent Defender Fund Board shall manage and oversee funds
remitted to the Jeanerette Indigent Defender Fund and shall consist of three members
residing in the Jeanerette City Court district and shall be composed of the following:
(1) One member appointed by the city council of Jeanerette.
(2) One member appointed by the Iberia Parish Council.
(3) One member appointed by the legislative delegation from nominees from the
Louis A. Martinet Legal Society.
Acts 2016, No. 638, §1; Acts 2017, No. 99, §1.