Search Legislation

Act of Sederunt (Rules of the Court of Session Amendment No. 4) (Fees of Shorthand Writers) 2003

What Version

 Help about what version
  • Latest available (Revised)
  • Original (As made)

Opening Options

 Help about opening options

Status:

This is the original version (as it was originally made). This item of legislation is currently only available in its original format.

Scottish Statutory Instruments

2003 No. 247

COURT OF SESSION

Act of Sederunt (Rules of the Court of Session Amendment No. 4) (Fees of Shorthand Writers) 2003

Made

7th May 2003

Coming into force

1st June 2003

The Lords of Council and Session, under and by virtue of the powers conferred upon them by section 5 of the Court of Session Act 1988(1) and of all other powers enabling them in that behalf, do hereby enact and declare:

Citation and commencement

1.—(1) This Act of Sederunt may be cited as the Act of Sederunt (Rules of the Court of Session Amendment No. 4) (Fees of Shorthand Writers) 2003 and shall come into force on 1st June 2003.

(2) This Act of Sederunt shall be inserted in the Books of Sederunt.

Increase in fees of shorthand writers

2.—(1) The Table of Fees in rule 42.16(3) of the Rules of the Court of Session(2) shall be amended in accordance with the following sub-paragraph.

(2) In Chapter IV (transcripts of evidence etc.)—

(i)in paragraph 1 (attendance), for the amounts of £29.76 and £115.25 there shall be substituted the amounts of £30.53 and £122.09 respectively; and

(ii)in paragraph 2 (notes of evidence: extension by shorthand writer or transcriber), for the amounts £4.87, £5.96 and £0.40 there shall be substituted the amounts of £5.00, £6.12 and £0.41 respectively.

Saving

3.  Paragraph 2 of this Act of Sederunt shall not affect fees chargeable for work done, or outlays incurred before 1st June 2003.

W. Douglas Cullen

Lord President, I.P.D.

Edinburgh

7th May 2003

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Act of Sederunt)

This Act of Sederunt increases the fees payable to shorthand writers in the Court of Session by about 2.6%. The last increase was effected by the Act of Sederunt (Rules of the Court of Session Amendment No. 4) (Fees of Solicitors, Shorthand Writers and Witnesses) 2002 (S.S.I. 2002/301).

This Act of Sederunt does not apply to fees chargeable for work done before it comes into force.

(1)

1988 c. 36. Section 5 was amended by section 2(3) of the Civil Evidence (Scotland) Act 1988 (c. 32) and by paragraph 45 of Schedule 4 to the Children (Scotland) Act 1995 (c. 36).

(2)

S.I. 1994/1443. Fees of shorthand writers were last increased by S.S.I. 2002/301.

Back to top

Options/Help

Print Options

Close

Legislation is available in different versions:

Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.

Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.

Close

Opening Options

Different options to open legislation in order to view more content on screen at once

Close

More Resources

Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as enacted version that was used for the print copy
  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • correction slips
  • links to related legislation and further information resources
Close

More Resources

Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:

  • the original print PDF of the as made version that was used for the print copy
  • correction slips

Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including:

  • lists of changes made by and/or affecting this legislation item
  • confers power and blanket amendment details
  • all formats of all associated documents
  • links to related legislation and further information resources