The Vermont Statutes Online
Aeronautics and Surface Transportation Generally
PROCEEDINGS; APPEAL TO SUPERIOR COURT
45. Additional personnel; compensation
(a) For purposes
of the proceedings described in subsection (b) of this section, the board or
agency may retain the services of legal counsel, official stenographers, and
expert witnesses. These persons shall be in addition to its regular personnel.
The board or agency shall fix the amount of compensation and expenses to be
paid to the additional personnel.
for which additional personnel may be retained are:
resulting from a company's request to seek an increase in its rates, tolls, or
charges including hearings resulting from complaints against the proposed
resulting from a petition by a company or a person operating a company to issue
stock, bonds, notes, or other evidences of indebtedness for which the approval
of the board is required by law; and
resulting from a petition for a merger or consolidation for which the approval
of the board is required by law.
employed by the state are competent to be designated to act for the same
purposes and instead of or in conjunction with additional personnel retained
under this section. However, when so acting, they shall not receive
compensation in addition to their regular pay. (Added 1985, No. 222 (Adj.
Sess.), § 1.)