NEWS: ELECTION COMMISSIONERS

INFORMATION AND UPDATES FOR EXISTING COMMISSIONERS

Once an individual becomes a Commissioner, the Clerk of Court offers continuing education to keep Commissioners informed of changes in laws and protocols.

CLICK HERE for updates and the latest schedule of Pre-Election Classes.

REQUIREMENTS TO BECOME A NEW COMMISSIONER

 

1) You are a registered voter in Calcasieu Parish at the time of the class or a person who is at least 17 years of age, provided that the person is enrolled in a high school or is participating at the twelfth grade level in a home study program approved by the State Board of Elementary and Secondary Education.

 

2) You do NOT need assistance in voting.

 

3) You may NOT be a candidate in the Election.

 

4) You have NOT been convicted of an Election offense.

 

 

BECOME A COMMISSIONER - ATTEND COMMISSIONER SCHOOL

  • New Commissioner Schools are held ONCE A YEAR.

  • They are offered in multiple locations (Lake Charles, Sulphur, Vinton, for example)

  • The class will last approximately 3 hours.

  • You will be instructed on all aspects of the duties for Election day.

  • You will have hands-on experience opening and closing a voting machine.

  • You will take an open book test.

  • You do NOT need to register.

  • The class is free of charge.

CONTACT US TO BECOME A COMMISSIONER

Call or email your name and address and we will send you a notice when the next class is scheduled.

If further information is required please contact one of our
Co-Directors of Elections

 

                          Jean Ann East                                                     Princella Ryan

                     337-437-3558 Ext 123                                     337-437-3558 Ext 144

                jeast@calclerkofcourt.com                             pryan@calclerkofcourt.com

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