(705 ILCS 70/6)
(from Ch. 37, par. 656)
Assignment to serve outside of county of appointment; travel
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 or her official duties in his
or her circuit of appointment outside the county wherein he or she resides. Subject to
regulations which may be adopted by the employer representative, 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 or her own circuit, but within the jurisdiction of the employer
representative, with the consent of the chief judge.
A court reporter shall be paid travel expenses incurred in connection with
his or her 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 Office of the Comptroller for payment shall have
the signed approval of the chief judge of the circuit in
which the court reporter is appointed.
(Source: P.A. 101-581, eff. 1-1-20