/ F. Chapter 11, Title 1 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 1-11-465. (A) The Department of Administration may not utilize funds from the Insurance Reserve Fund to hire an attorney or law firm to defend state agencies or officials against claims covered by fund policies without prior written approval of the Attorney General.
(B) When determining whether to approve an attorney or law firm, the Attorney General must consider the prospective attorney's or law firm's experience, expertise, case load, potential conflicts of interest, and other relevant factors." /
Renumber sections to conform.
Amend title to conform.