§39-3-15. Taking testimony as to lost records -- Adjournments;
completion and preservation of testimony.
Such clerk may adjourn the taking of such testimony from day
to day or from time to time, not exceeding thirty days at any one
adjournment, until he shall have completed and closed his duties
under the provisions of this article, but not continuing the
taking thereof beyond the period prescribed in section ten of
this article; after which he shall preserve the book or books
containing his proceedings among the records of his office. Such
clerk shall give certified copies of such depositions, whenever
requested by any person to do so, and he shall receive the same
compensation therefor as for other certified copies.