CCP 4433     

Art. 4433.  Foreign tutor qualifying in Louisiana; authority

A tutor or guardian of a minor residing outside Louisiana, appointed by a court outside Louisiana, may be appointed as tutor by a court of competent jurisdiction in Louisiana, as provided in Article 4032.

The procedure shall be the same as provided by law for the tutorship of a minor residing in Louisiana.

After such qualification the tutor has the same rights and responsibility as a tutor originally qualified in Louisiana.