Introduced House Bill (H)

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Court clerks and paralegals. Requires the clerk of the supreme court to create and maintain a registry of certain paralegals and court clerks. Requires a new clerk for the: (1) court of appeals; (2) superior courts; (3) circuit courts; and (4) city and town courts; to register with the clerk of the supreme court not later than 30 days after beginning employment. Establishes professional standards for certain paralegals. Requires certain paralegals to comply with prescribed professional standards. Requires certain paralegals to register with the clerk of the supreme court not later than 30 days after beginning employment. Makes it a Court clerks and paralegals. Requires the clerk of the supreme court to create and maintain a registry of certain paralegals and court clerks. Requires a new clerk for the: (1) court of appeals; (2) superior courts; (3) circuit courts; and (4) city and town courts; to register with the clerk of the supreme court not later than 30 days after beginning employment. Establishes professional standards for certain paralegals. Requires certain paralegals to comply with prescribed professional standards. Requires certain paralegals to register with the clerk of the supreme court not later than 30 days after beginning employment. Makes it a Class C infraction for certain paralegals to perform work without being registered with the clerk of the supreme court. Makes it a Class C infraction for court clerks to work without being registered with the clerk of the supreme court. Allows current paralegals and court clerks to register with the supreme court without meeting specified registration requirements under certain circumstances. ... View more