Specifications include, but are not limited to: The Court Reporter shall furnish all necessary supplies, equipment, tapes, paper, etc., necessary for the production of transcripts. Further, the Court Reporter shall appear at all hearings or proceedings with sufficient equipment and supplies and be prepared for a minimum of a ten-hour hearing.
The Court Reporter shall be properly attired consistent with an appearance in a court-like proceeding and shall perform their duties in a professional manner. The Court Reporter shall be present at each proceeding as required by the HCA. The Court Reporter shall have all stenographic and electronic verbal recording equipment fully operational not less than fifteen (15) minutes prior to the scheduled commencement of a proceeding. The Court Reporter must have a secondary back-up recording of the hearing.