Attorney of record exemption from the fee for certain records searches.
be amended to read as follows:
The clerk of court shall charge a records search fee in the amount of fifteen dollars
for each record search conducted if the search is requested by a person who is not a party named
in the action for which the search is being requested. The clerk shall charge a fee of five dollars
if the requesting party certifies that the search is being requested in conjunction with a pending
state or federal cause of action. A separate fee shall be charged for each name, whether individual
or corporate, for which a search is requested. The clerk shall deposit the fee in accordance with
The clerk may not charge a records search fee if the search is requested by an attorney
of record or any member of the attorney of record's law firm or staff.