Kan. Admin. Regs. § 105-5-6 - Reasonable compensation; non-tried cases

Current through Register Vol. 40, No. 39, September 30, 2021

(a) Each appointed attorney shall be compensated for time expended in representing indigent defendants and other indigent persons at the hourly rate prescribed in K.A.R. 105-5-2. Except as provided in K.A.R. 105-5-8, reasonable compensation shall not exceed $1,600 in the following cases:
(1) Those felony cases in the trial court that are classified as non-drug offenses of severity levels 1 through 5 that are not submitted to a judge or jury, including services at a preliminary hearing and sentencing, if applicable; and
(2) those felony cases in the trial court that are classified as drug offenses, that have not been submitted to a judge or jury, and in which there have been six hours or more spent in court in defense of the indigent defendant, including services at a preliminary hearing and sentencing, if applicable.
(b) Except as provided in K.A.R. 105-5-8 and K.A.R. 105-5-6(a), reasonable compensation shall not exceed $1,200 in the following cases:
(1)Those felony cases in the trial court that are not submitted to a judge or jury, including services at a preliminary hearing and sentencing, if applicable, and are classified as severity levels 6 through 10 non-drug offenses; and
(2) those felony cases in the trial court that are not submitted to a judge or jury, that are classified as drug offenses, and in which there have been fewer than six hours spent in court in defense of the indigent defendant, including services at a preliminary hearing and sentencing, if applicable.
(c) Except as provided in K.A.R. 105-5-8, K.A.R. 105-5-6(a), and K.A.R. 105-5-6(b), reasonable compensation shall not exceed $800 in the following types of cases:
(1) Habeas corpus cases as authorized by K.S.A. 22-4503 and K.S.A. 22-4506 and amendments thereto;
(2) cases fled pursuant to K.S.A. 60-1507 and K.S.A. 22-4506 and amendments thereto;
(3) habeas corpus cases as authorized by K.S.A. 22-2710 and amendments thereto;
(4) habeas corpus cases as authorized by K.S.A. 22-3428 and K.S.A. 22-3428a and amendments thereto; and
(5) habeas corpus cases as authorized by K.S.A. 59-2960 and amendments thereto.
(d) Except as provided in K.A.R. 105-5-8, reasonable compensation shall not exceed $427 in the following types of cases:
(1) Representation of grand jury witnesses determined to be indigent and called to testify pursuant to K.S.A. 22-3009 and amendments thereto;
(2) representation of indigent persons committed to custody as material witnesses pursuant to K.S.A. 22-2805 and amendments thereto;
(3) probation revocation hearings; and
(4) motions to modify sentence pursuant to K.S.A. 2019 Supp. 21-6702 and amendments thereto. (Authorized by and implementing K.S.A. 22-4507 and 22-4522; effective May 1, 1984; amended May 1, 1985; amended May 1, 1986; amended May 1, 1988; amended, T-105-6-13-88, July 1, 1988; amended Nov. 1, 1988; amended Oct. 30, 1989; amended July 1, 1993; amended, T-105-6-15-93, July 1, 1993; amended Aug. 16, 1993; amended Aug. 20, 1999; amended, T-105-7-5-06; amended July 5, 2006; amended Nov. 13, 2006; amended, T-105-8-16-10, Aug. 16, 2010; amended Nov. 5, 2010; amended Dec. 11, 2015; amended Nov. 14, 2016; amended April 26, 2019; amended March 20, 2020.)

Notes

Kan. Admin. Regs. § 105-5-6
K.S.A. 22-4507 and 22-4522; effective May 1, 1984; amended May 1, 1985; amended May 1, 1986; amended May 1, 1988; amended, T-105-6-13-88, July 1, 1988; amended Nov. 1, 1988; amended Oct. 30, 1989; amended July 1, 1993; amended, T-105-6-15-93, July 1, 1993; amended Aug. 16, 1993; amended Aug. 20, 1999; amended, T-105-7-5-06; amended July 5, 2006; amended Nov. 13, 2006; amended, T-105-8-16-10, Aug. 16, 2010; amended Nov. 5, 2010; amended Dec. 11, 2015; amended Nov. 14, 2016; amended April 26, 2019; amended by Kansas Register Volume 39, No. 10; effective March 20, 2020.

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