§2497. Deputy clerks; appointment; salaries; removal
A. The clerk of the Municipal and Traffic Court of New Orleans shall appoint such
deputies, assistants and employees as the legislature may provide as are necessary for the
operation of the court.
B. All salaries of the clerks and deputy clerks of the Municipal and Traffic Court of
New Orleans shall be paid by the city of New Orleans. In the event that the city shall refuse
or fail to pay any such salaries, the judge, or judges, of the court shall withhold from the
funds collected under the jurisdiction of the court sufficient money to pay any salaries not
paid by the city, and, in such event, the judge, or judges, of the court shall deposit the money
withheld in a separate bank account against which a judge, or judges thereof, shall draw
appropriate checks to pay such salaries.
Acts 2012, No. 337, §1; Acts 2014, No. 845, §1, eff. Jan. 1, 2017; Acts 2016, No.
631, §1, eff. Jan. 1, 2017.