The maximum lenght of a probation in Louisiana for a felony is five years pursuant to La. Code of Crim. Proc. art. 893. (Just to avoid any confusion or error, supervised release after incarceration is excluded from parole for the purposes of this time limitation.) Probation for a misdemeanor is limited by Article 894 to a maximum of two years.
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