Judicial Interest Rates


YEAR

RATE

January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2014 4.00 percent
January 1, 2013 to December 31, 2013

4.00 percent

January 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012

4.00 percent

January 1, 2011 to December 31, 2011

4.00 percent

January 1, 2010 to December 31, 2010

3.75 percent

January 1, 2009 to December 31, 2009

5.50 percent

January 1, 2008 to December 31, 2008

8.50 percent

January 1, 2007 to December 31, 2007

9.50 percent

January 1, 2006 to December 31, 2006

8.00 percent

January 1, 2005 to December 31, 2005

6.00 percent

January 1, 2004 to December 31, 2004

5.25 percent

January 1, 2003 to December 31, 2003

4.50 percent

January 1, 2002 to December 31, 2002

5.75 percent

January 1, 2001 to December 31, 2001

8.241 percent

January 1, 2000 to December 31, 2000

7.285 percent

January 1, 1999 to December 31, 1999

6.73 percent

January 1, 1998 to December 31, 1998

7.60 percent

August 1, 1997 to December 31, 1997

7.90 percent

January 1, 1997 to July 31, 1997

9.25 percent

January 1, 1996 to December 31, 1996

9.75 percent

January 1, 1995 to December 31, 1995

8.75 percent

January 1, 1994 to December 31, 1994

7.00 percent

January 1, 1993 to December 31, 1993

7.00 percent

January 1, 1992 to December 31, 1992

9.00 percent

January 1, 1991 to December 31, 1991

11.00 percent

January 1, 1990 to December 31, 1990

11.50 percent

January 1, 1989 to December 31, 1989

11.50 percent

January 1, 1988 to December 31, 1988

9.75 percent

September 11, 1981 to December 31, 1987

12.00 percent

September 12, 1980 to September 10, 1981

10.00 percent

Prior to September 12, 1980

7.00 percent

         

 

La. R.S. 13:4202(B), as enacted by Acts 2001, No. 841, charges the Commissioner of Financial Institutions with the responsibility of determining the judicial interest rate as of October 1 of each year in accordance with the formula set out in that statute.

 

The above calculations of the Judicial Interest Rates are required to be published in the December issues of the Louisiana Register, the December issues of The Louisiana Bar Journal, and seven daily newspapers in Louisiana.

 

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