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Contracting: The Never-Ending Debate

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Alabama House Bill 571- Relates to court reporting services; provides for contracts for providing court reporting services. This legislation is currently pending.

Georgia House Bill 149 - This bill would have weakened Georgia's existing contracting law. It has been defeated for now.

Mississippi House Bill 689 - The language would have prohibited a court reporter or any other person who records, in any manner, a legal proceeding from having any interest in the legal proceeding that is being recorded; requires court reporters and court reporting firms to follow certain rules and procedures; requires a court reporter or any other person who records a legal proceeding to provide an itemized statement of all rates and charges for all services that have been or will be provided by the court reporter or the court reporting firm. This legislation was defeated in committee.