(705 ILCS 70/6) (from Ch. 37, par. 656)
    Sec. 6. Assignment to serve outside of county of appointment; Travel expenses.
    The chief judge may assign a court reporter to serve anywhere within the circuit in which the court reporter is appointed. A court reporter shall be paid travel expenses incurred in connection with his official duties in his circuit of appointment outside the county wherein he resides. Subject to regulations which may be adopted by the Supreme Court, court reporters shall be allowed travel expenses when traveling within their county of residence in connection with their official duties.
    The employer representative may assign a court reporter to temporary service outside his own circuit, but within the jurisdiction of the employer representative, with the consent of the chief judge of his circuit. A court reporter shall be paid travel expenses incurred in connection with his official duties during such periods of temporary assignment.
    Expense vouchers shall be submitted to the employer representative for approval. The expense vouchers or claims submitted to the employer representative shall have endorsed thereon the signed approval of the chief judge of the circuit in which the court reporter incurred the expense for which claim is made.
(Source: P.A. 94-98, eff. 7-1-05.)