§23-1-12. Copies of proceedings as evidence.
A transcribed copy of the evidence and proceedings, or any
specific part thereof, on any investigation or hearing, taken by a
stenographer appointed by the executive director and certified and
sworn to by the stenographer to be a true and correct transcript of
the testimony in the investigation or hearing, or of a particular
witness, or of a specific part thereof, or to be a correct
transcript of the proceedings had on the investigation or hearing
purporting to be taken and subscribed, may be received in evidence
by the executive director with the same effect as if the
stenographer were present and testified to the facts certified. A
copy of the transcript shall be furnished on demand to any party
upon payment of the fee prescribed in the rules and policies of the
commission. The fee shall not exceed that prescribed for
transcripts in the circuit court.