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AP IX, Sec. 14 Staff interpreters

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes AnnotatedAdministrative Procedures of the Court of Justice

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes Annotated
Administrative Procedures of the Court of Justice
Part IX. Procedures for Appointment of Interpreters
Administrative Procedures, AP IX, Sec. 14
AP IX, Sec. 14 Staff interpreters
(1) The Office of Language Access may employ qualified interpreters to serve as staff interpreters for the Court of Justice.
(2) Staff interpreters will receive salaries and benefits according to AP Part III, Personnel Policies for the Kentucky Court of Justice, and travel will be compensated according to AP Part VII, Reimbursement for Official Travel.
(3) The Personnel Policies for the Court of Justice will apply to all staff interpreters. Staff interpreters may be disciplined for misconduct which may include, but is not limited to, the following:
(a) Knowingly and willfully making false interpretation while serving in an official capacity;
(b) Knowingly and willfully disclosing confidential or privileged information obtained while serving in an official capacity;
(c) Failing to follow other standards prescribed by law and the Code of Professional Responsibility for Sworn Proceedings Interpreters;
(d) Failing to accept and adhere to the Kentucky AOC Certification Policy for Spoken Language Interpreters or the Kentucky AOC Qualification Policy for Interpreters for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (Visual Language Interpreters);
(e) Failing to appear as scheduled without good cause; and
(f) Requesting payment for services to the Court of Justice from the person for whom the interpreter is appointed.


HISTORY: Amended by Order 2017-15, eff. 1-1-18; prior amendments eff. 3-15-11 (Order 2011-03), 5-12-09 (Order 2009-06), 12-1-04 (Order 2004-3); adopted by Order 2004-3, eff. 10-1-04
Administrative Procedures, AP IX, Sec. 14, KY ST ADMIN P AP IX, Sec. 14
Current with amendments received through March 1, 2024. Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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