§51-7-6. Reporter's fee; how taxed, paid and accounted for.
The clerk of the court in which such reporter is employed
shall tax as a part of the costs a reporter's fee of not less than
five dollars, to be fixed by the court or judge, for each case in
which such reporter was engaged. Such costs, when received by the
clerk, shall be paid by him to the sheriff, who shall account for
and pay such costs, in civil and misdemeanor cases, into the state