262. The application for reduction shall be made in writing to the judge who rendered judgment or, if he is not available or does not have jurisdiction to hear an application for the reduction of costs, to a judge having jurisdiction to render such a judgment in the judicial district where judgment was rendered.
Where judgment was rendered in the district contemplated in the second paragraph of article 187 or the second paragraph of article 218.3, the application for reduction may also be made in the district where proceedings were instituted.
1987, c. 96, a. 262; 2005, c. 27, s. 18.