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§7B‑2002. Payment of court‑appointed attorney.

An attorney appointed pursuantto G.S. 7B‑2000 or pursuant to any other provision of this Subchaptershall be paid a reasonable fee in accordance with rules adopted by the Officeof Indigent Defense Services. The court may require payment of the attorneys'fees from a person other than the juvenile as provided in G.S. 7A‑450.1,7A‑450.2, and 7A‑450.3. A person who does not comply with thecourt's order of payment may be found in civil contempt as provided in G.S. 5A‑21.(1979, c. 815, s. 1; 1983, c. 726, ss. 2, 3; 1987 (Reg. Sess., 1988),c. 1090, s. 6; 1991, c. 575, s. 1; 1998‑202, s. 6; 2000‑144, s.23.)