IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE TENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT

IN AND FOR POLK COUNTY, FLORIDA

ADMINISTRATIVE ORDER NO. 1-7.7

IN RE: FEES AND PER DIEM FOR COURT REPORTING SERVICES

AND FORMAT FOR TRANSCRIPTS

 

WHEREAS the Tenth Judicial Circuit in and for Polk County has entered into a contract for the provision of court reporting services in the county, it is

ORDERED AND DIRECTED

1. The fees for the provision of court reporting services will be as set forth in the attached agreements.

2. Judges shall provide comfort breaks for court reporters on a regular basis. Breaks shall consist of, at a minimum, fifteen minutes in the morning and fifteen minutes in the afternoon plus one hour each for lunch and dinner.

3. That the format for transcripts of judicial proceedings will meet the minimum standards specified in Rule 2.070(f), Florida Rules of Judicial Administration.

4. This Order shall become effective October 1, 2001, and at that time will cancel and supersede Administrative Order No. 1-7.6 dated October 24, 2000, nunc pro tunc to September 5, 1996.

DONE AND ORDERED on this 1st day of October, 2001.

Charles B. Curry

Chief Judge