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Certified Shorthand Reporters


Certified Shorthand Announcements

Testing Dates for 2022

On-line - Written Test Only (any date)

Skills - The December 10th test will not be held. The deadline for applications was November 10th.

Also, the NCRA's January 2023 skills test is available for registration starting December 1st. Please see their website for specific details.

Testing Dates for 2023

On-line - Written Test Only (any date)

Skills - April 29, 2023. Applications need to be on file by March 29, 2023.

CSR Board Meetings for 2023

Friday, April 28, 2023, at 4:00 pm

Court Rules Governing Certification

Rules pertaining to certified shorthand reporters now appear at chapter 46 of the Iowa Court Rules. Fees payable with respect to reports and several kinds of applications were changed in 2008. The complete chapter 46 is available here: Chapter 46 (PDF) 

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