Louisiana Marriage Laws
§221 - Authority to issue marriage license
A license authorizing an officiant to perform a marriage ceremony must be issued by: (1) The state registrar of vital records, or a judge of the city court, in the Parish of Orleans; (2) The clerk of court, in any other parish; or (3) A district judge, if the clerk of court is a party to the marriage.◀︎ Back to Louisiana Marriage Laws ︎︎︎︎︎◀︎ Back to Marriage Laws Home
Acts 1987, No. 886, §3, eff. Jan. 1, 1988.