Tangipahoa Parish Clerk of Court

Commissioner Class Notice and Registration Form



Gary T. Stanga, Clerk of Court, announces that a course of instruction will be held for all persons interested in BECOMING a "new" commissioner. YOU MUST APPLY IN PERSON and meet the following qualifications as per R.S. 18:425B & 18:428A.

Qualifications for Commissioner:

  1. Qualified voter, who is not marked for assistance in voting in the precinct register;
  2. Can be 17 years old in the 12th grade;
  3. Not a candidate in the election or a child, child's spouse, brother, brouther's spouse, sister, sister's spouse, parent, spouse, or parents of the spouse of candidate in precinct where serving;
  4. Registered to vote in ward serving unless replacements are necessary;
  5. Not having been convicted of an election offense
  6. Successfully completed training
  7. Not a law enforcement officer; and
  8. Attend training and pass at least 10 questions of a 15 question test.

Information about the Commissioner Class:

  1. All schools last approximately 2 1/2 to 3 hours. 1 1/2 hour lecture with open book test followed by hands on training of voting machines;
  2. Before leaving the class, you will find out if you successfully passed the test; and
  3. You must attend only ONE of the dates below:

If you know anyone who is interested in becoming a "new" commissioner, please ask them to join us by filling out the Registration Form Below.
Commissioners receive $200.00 per election.


Please contact the Clerk's Office to reserve a spot!

Call or E-mail us:
(985) 748-4146 - elections@tangiclerk.org

NEW Commisioner Training

Tuesday, September 11, 2018, 5:00 - 8:00 P.M.
Florida Parishes Area Arena, 1301 NW Central Ave, Amite, LA
Wednesday, September 12, 2018, 5:00 - 8:00 P.M.
Ponchatoula Area Recreation District, 19303 Ponchatoula Park Dr. Ponchatoula, LA (EVENTS BUILDING in the front of the park)
Commissioner Class Registration Form
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Please Call (985)748-4146 for more information

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