(705 ILCS 70/4)
(from Ch. 37, par. 654)
The chief judge may appoint all or any of the
number of court
reporters authorized by Section 3 of this Act. The court
reporters so appointed shall serve at the direction of the
chief judge and
may be removed by the chief judge.
Each court reporter appointed shall, before entering upon the duties of
his office, take the official oath to faithfully discharge the duties of
his office to the best of his knowledge and ability.
The appointments shall be in writing and shall be filed with the
Clerk of the Circuit Court of the circuit in which the court reporters are
employed and shall continue in force until revoked by the
of the circuit in which the court reporter is appointed.
(Source: P.A. 94-98, eff. 7-1-05.)