The Louisiana Living Will is called a "State of Louisiana Declaration" and is included in an Advance Directive packet that also contains a form for naming a Health Care Proxy.

Required Information: You and two (2) witnesses must sign your LA Advance Directive for it to be considered valid.

Louisiana Advance Directive Form
Other resources for Louisiana:

Death Certificates
Click here to download the application for a certified Louisiana death certificate.

Digital Estate Planning Laws
  • Louisiana has no legislation

Death With Dignity Legislation (a.k.a. Aid-In-Dying or Physician-Assisted Death)
  • Louisiana has no legislation

Organ Donation Registries
Louisiana Organ Donation registry official link.

LaPOST (Louisiana Physician Orders for Scope of Treatment) Form
Download the LaPOST form for Louisiana residents.

Probate Laws

Estate And Inheritance Tax Rate
  • Louisiana has no estate tax or inheritance tax