(705 ILCS 70/8.2)
    Sec. 8.2. Supreme Court; collective bargaining. The Supreme Court shall collectively bargain over wages, hours, and terms and conditions of employment of all persons employed as court reporters in this State. The Supreme Court shall recognize an exclusive bargaining representative of persons employed as court reporters in this State, if that representative makes a showing, through an election or otherwise, that it represents a majority of the court reporters, in accordance with procedures for verifying majority status established by the Court.
(Source: P.A. 93-89, eff. 7-2-03.)