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JAC’s Court-Appointed Section inputs, reviews and audits due process billings submitted by due process vendors, such as court reporters, investigators, and expert witnesses, for completeness and compliance with contractual and statutory requirements. Due process costs are those costs of enumerated elements associated with providing due process to an indigent person. These elements, as set forth in s. 29.007, F.S., ensure due process in criminal and civil proceedings in accordance with state and federal constitutional guarantees.

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Court Reporter Information

JAC’s Court-Appointed Section inputs, reviews and audits court reporter billings sent by private court-appointed counsel and court reporters. Court reporter billings for services such as deposition transcripts, attendance fees, transcription of hearings or other proceedings, video-taped depositions, listening fees for audio recording, and appellate transcripts are reviewed for completeness and compliance with contractual and statutory requirements.

When a criminal defendant retains private counsel, yet is determined indigent by the court for purposes of costs associated with the defense and the court approves the provision of due process services, JAC reviews and audits bills sent by due process vendors (such as court reporters) for payment.

COURT REPORTER GUIDES

Chart for Billing in Tenths (Videographer) 
Court Reporter Billing 
Five Things A Court Reporter Should Know 
Payment of Appellate Transcripts 

COURT REPORTER FORMS

Court Reporter Services/Video Services Invoice/Voucher Cover and Instructions  (electronic form is included in Online Billing Submission)

COURT REPORTER RATES

Select a Circuit to view or download as the full Circuit Rate Sheet in PDF format.

Circuit 01  Circuit 06  Circuit 11  Circuit 16 
Circuit 02  Circuit 07  Circuit 12  Circuit 17 
Circuit 03  Circuit 08  Circuit 13  Circuit 18 
Circuit 04  Circuit 09  Circuit 14  Circuit 19 
Circuit 05  Circuit 10  Circuit 15  Circuit 20 

NOTE: Full Circuit Rate Sheets in the list above are Downloadable PDF files. PDF files may be viewed with the latest free Adobe Acrobat Reader® plug-in .

TRAVEL INFORMATION

Florida DOT Mileage Guide 
JAC Guide to Travel Procedures 
Travel Tips 

Investigator Information

JAC’s Court-Appointed Section inputs, reviews and audits investigator/mitigation specialist billings sent by private court-appointed counsel and investigators or mitigation specialists. Billings for providing investigative services such as locating and interviewing witnesses; locating and securing documents and other evidence relevant to the case; performing background checks; and researching any other factual issues relevant to the case such as credibility and character of witnesses are reviewed for completeness and compliance with contractual and statutory requirements.

When a criminal defendant retains private counsel, yet is determined indigent by the court for purposes of costs associated with the defense and the court approves the provision of due process services, JAC reviews and audits bills sent by due process vendors (such as investigators/mitigation specialists) for payment.

INVESTIGATOR GUIDES

Investigator Billing 
Seven Things an Investigator Should Know 
Investigator/Mitigation Specialist Vendor Billing Checklist

INVESTIGATOR FORMS

Investigator, Mitigation Specialist, and/or Process Server Invoice/Voucher Cover and Instructions     (electronic form is included in Online Billing Submission)
Investigator Hourly Statement     
Investigator Letter 7-2009     
Notice to Investigators Regarding Mileage     

INVESTIGATOR RATES

Select a Circuit to view or download as the full Circuit Rate Sheet in PDF format.

Circuit 01  Circuit 06  Circuit 11  Circuit 16 
Circuit 02  Circuit 07  Circuit 12  Circuit 17 
Circuit 03  Circuit 08  Circuit 13  Circuit 18 
Circuit 04  Circuit 09  Circuit 14  Circuit 19 
Circuit 05  Circuit 10  Circuit 15  Circuit 20 

NOTE: Full Circuit Rate Sheets in the list above are Downloadable PDF files. PDF files may be viewed with the latest free Adobe Acrobat Reader® plug-in .

PROCESS SERVER RATES

Select a Circuit to view or download as the full Circuit Rate Sheet in PDF format.

Circuit 01  Circuit 06  Circuit 11  Circuit 16 
Circuit 02  Circuit 07  Circuit 12  Circuit 17 
Circuit 03  Circuit 08  Circuit 13  Circuit 18 
Circuit 04  Circuit 09  Circuit 14  Circuit 19 
Circuit 05  Circuit 10  Circuit 15  Circuit 20 

NOTE: Full Circuit Rate Sheets in the list above are Downloadable PDF files. PDF files may be viewed with the latest free Adobe Acrobat Reader® plug-in .

TRAVEL INFORMATION

Florida DOT Mileage Guide 
JAC Guide to Travel Procedures 
Travel Tips 

Interpreter/Translator Information

JAC’s Court-Appointed Section inputs, reviews and audits interpreter/translator billings sent by private court-appointed counsel and interpreters/translators. Billings such as translating audio or written documents/materials and interpreting for deposition or interview/statements are reviewed for completeness and compliance with contractual and statutory requirements.

When a criminal defendant retains private counsel, yet is determined indigent by the court for purposes of costs associated with the defense and the court approves the provision of due process services, JAC reviews and audits bills sent by due process vendors (such as interpreters/translators) for payment.

INTERPRETER FORMS

Interpreter/Translator Services Invoice/Voucher Cover and Instructions  (electronic form is included in Online Billing Submission)

INTERPRETER RATES

Select a Circuit to view or download as the full Circuit Rate Sheet in PDF format.

Circuit 01  Circuit 06  Circuit 11  Circuit 16 
Circuit 02  Circuit 07  Circuit 12  Circuit 17 
Circuit 03  Circuit 08  Circuit 13  Circuit 18 
Circuit 04  Circuit 09  Circuit 14  Circuit 19 
Circuit 05  Circuit 10  Circuit 15  Circuit 20 

NOTE: Full Circuit Rate Sheets in the list above are Downloadable PDF files. PDF files may be viewed with the latest free Adobe Acrobat Reader® plug-in .

TRAVEL INFORMATION

Florida DOT Mileage Guide 
JAC Guide to Travel Procedures 
Travel Tips 

Expert Witness Information

JAC’s Court-Appointed Section inputs, reviews and audits expert witness billings sent by private court-appointed counsel and expert witness providers including psychologists, psychiatrists, medical doctors, and other experts. Billings from experts for services such as psychological/competency evaluations, crime scene analysis, DNA experts, medical examiners, and media analysis are reviewed for completeness and compliance with contractual and statutory requirements.

When a criminal defendant retains private counsel, yet is determined indigent by the court for purposes of costs associated with the defense and the court approves the provision of due process services, JAC reviews and audits bills sent by due process vendors (such as experts) for payment.

EXPERT GUIDES

Eight Things an Expert Should Know 
Expert Billing 
JAC Payment of Mental Competency Evaluations 

EXPERT FORMS

Expert Witness/Other Professional Services Invoice/Voucher Cover and Instructions  (electronic form is included in Online Billing Submission)

MENTAL HEALTH EXPERT RATES

Select a Circuit to view or download as the full Circuit Rate Sheet in PDF format.

Circuit 01  Circuit 06  Circuit 11  Circuit 16 
Circuit 02  Circuit 07  Circuit 12  Circuit 17 
Circuit 03  Circuit 08  Circuit 13  Circuit 18 
Circuit 04  Circuit 09  Circuit 14  Circuit 19 
Circuit 05  Circuit 10  Circuit 15  Circuit 20 

NOTE: Full Circuit Rate Sheets in the list above are Downloadable PDF files. PDF files may be viewed with the latest free Adobe Acrobat Reader® plug-in .

OTHER EXPERT WITNESS RATES

Select a Circuit to view or download as the full Circuit Rate Sheet in PDF format.

Circuit 01  Circuit 06  Circuit 11  Circuit 16 
Circuit 02  Circuit 07  Circuit 12  Circuit 17 
Circuit 03  Circuit 08  Circuit 13  Circuit 18 
Circuit 04  Circuit 09  Circuit 14  Circuit 19 
Circuit 05  Circuit 10  Circuit 15  Circuit 20 

NOTE: Full Circuit Rate Sheets in the list above are Downloadable PDF files. PDF files may be viewed with the latest free Adobe Acrobat Reader® plug-in .

TRAVEL INFORMATION

Florida DOT Mileage Guide 
JAC Guide to Travel Procedures 
Travel Tips 

Ordinary Witness and Copies/Other Services Information

JAC’s Court-Appointed Section inputs, reviews and audits Ordinary Witness billings sent by private court-appointed counsel, such as Ordinary Witness fees for testifying in court.

JAC’s Court-Appointed Section also inputs, reviews and audits Copies/Other Service billings sent by private court-appointed counsel or due process vendors. Copies/Other Service billings include costs for items or services such as copies, photos, and criminal records.

When a criminal defendant retains private counsel, yet is determined indigent by the court for purposes of costs associated with the defense and the court approves the provision of due process services, JAC reviews and audits bills sent by due process vendors (such as copies/other services) for payment.

ORDINARY WITNESS & COPIES/OTHER SERVICES GUIDES

ORDINARY WITNESS & COPIES/OTHER SERVICES FORMS

TRAVEL INFORMATION

Florida DOT Mileage Guide 
JAC Guide to Travel Procedures 
Travel Tips 

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