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     Each order appointing a Guardian ad Litem shall specify a limit on the hourly rate and total compensation for the GAL.  These amounts may be increased or modified only upon application to the court in advance of the GAL providing further services.  All fee requests are subject to review and approval by the court.  An application to increase the fee limits shall be presented upon notice to all parties.  
     An order authorizing an increase in the fee limits shall set forth a specific new limit or amount of increase, and shall indicate generally the duties to be provided during such additional time.

[Adopted effective September 1, 2003.]