Courts and Civil Procedure – Courts

Language Interpreters – Use of Language Interpreters in Legal Proceedings

SECTION 8-19-4

§ 8-19-4. Compensation of interpreters.

Interpreters appointed pursuant to this chapter shall be paid by the state in accordance with a fee schedule that shall be established by the supreme court. The state court administrator is hereby empowered to establish policies and procedures governing the appointment, service, and payment of interpreters appointed under this chapter and is further empowered to enter into service contracts with certified and qualified interpreters.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1999, ch. 340, § 1; P.L. 2014, ch. 79, § 1; P.L. 2014, ch. 88, § 1.)