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Adoption of Adult
Fee Cost Legal Statute
Clerk's Basic Filing Fee $50.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(1))
State Consolidated Fee $45.00 (LGC 133.151(b))
Judicial Support Fee $42.00 (LGC 133.154)
Statewide E-filing Fee $30.00 (GC 51.851(b))
Records Management Fee $10.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(4), (c))
Indigent Legal Services Fee $5.00 (LGC 133.152)
Law Library Fee $20.00 (LGC 323.023)
Court Reporter Fee $15.00 (GC 51.601)
Court Record Preservation Fund $10.00 (GC 51.708)
Records Management Fee - DC $10.00 (GC 51.317(b)(4), (5))
Courthouse Security Fee $5.00 (LGC 291.008)
Judicial and Court Personnel Training $5.00 (GC 51.971)
Appellate Judicial System Fee $5.00 (GC 22.2021)
TOTAL BASE FILING FEES - ADOP-ADULT $252.00
Adoption of Child
Fee Cost Legal Statute
Judicial and Court Personnel Training $5.00 (GC 51.971)
Clerk's Basic Filing Fee $50.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(1))
State Consolidated Fee $45.00 (LGC 133.151(b))
Judicial Support Fee $42.00 (LGC 133.154)
Central Adoption Registry Fee $15.00 (FC 108.006)
Statewide E-Filing Fee $30.00 (GC 51.851(b))
Records Management Fee $10.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(4), (c))
Indigent Legal Services Fee $5.00 (LGC 133.152)
Law Library Fee $20.00 (LGC 323.023)
Court Reporter Fee $15.00 (GC 51.601)
Court Record Preservation Fund $10.00 (GC 51.708)
Records Management Fee - DC $10.00 (GC 51.317(b)(4), (5))
Courthouse Security Fee $5.00 (LGC 291.008)
Appellate Judicial System Fee $5.00 (GC 22.2021)
TOTAL BASE FILING FEES - ADOPTION $267.00
Civil
Fee Cost Legal Statute
Judicial and Court Personnel Training $5.00 (GC 51.971)
Clerk's Basic Filing Fee** $50.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(1))
State Consolidated Fee $50.00 (LGC 133.151(a))
Judicial Support Fee $42.00 (LGC 133.154)
Statewide E-Filing Fee $30.00 (GC 51.851(b))
Records Management Fee $10.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(4), (c))
Indigent Legal Services Fee $10.00 (LGC 133.152)
Law Library Fee $20.00 (LGC 323.023)
Court Reporter Fee $15.00 (GC 51.601)
Court Record Preservation Fund $10.00 (GC 51.708)
Records Management Fee-DC $10.00 (GC 51.317(b)(4), (5))
Courthouse Security Fee $5.00 (LGC 291.008)
Appellate Judicial System Fee $5.00 (GC 22.2021)
TOTAL BASE FILING FEES - CIVIL $262.00
Deliquent Tax Suit
Fee Cost Legal Statute
Judicial and Court Personnel Training $5.00 (GC 51.971)
Clerk's Basic Filing Fee $50.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(1))
State Consolidated Fee $50.00 (LGC 133.151(a))
Judicial Support Fee $42.00 (LGC 133.154)
Statewide E-Filing Fee $30.00 (GC 51.851(b))
Records Management Fee $10.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(4), (c))
Indigent Legal Services Fee $10.00 (LGC 133.152)
Court Record Preservation Fund $10.00 (GC 51.708)
Records Management Fee - DC $10.00 (GC 51.317(b)(4), (5))
Courthouse Security Fee $5.00 (LGC 291.008)
TOTAL BASE FILING FEES - TAX SUIT $222.00
Divorce
Fee Cost Legal Statute
Judicial and Court Personnel Training $5.00 (GC 51.971)
Clerk's Basic Filing Fee $50.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(1)
State Consolidated Fee $45.00 (LGC 133.151(b))
Judicial Support Fee $42.00 (LGC 133.154)
Statewide E-Filing Fee $30.00 (GC 51.851(b))
Records Management Fee $10.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(4), (c))
Indigent Legal Services Fee $5.00 (LGC 133.152)
Law Library Fee $20.00 (LGC 323.023)
Family Protection Fee $15.00 (GC 51.961)
Court Reporter Fee $15.00 (GC 51.601)
Court Record Preservation Fund $10.00 (GC 51.708)
Records Management Fee - DC $10.00 (GC 51.317(b)(4), (5))
Courthouse Security Fee $5.00 (LGC 291.008)
Judgment/Divorce Fee (BVS) $1.00 (H&SC 194.002(e))
Appellate Judicial System Fee $5.00 (GC 22.2021)
TOTAL BASE FILING FEES - DIVORCE $268.00
Expunction
Fee Cost Legal Statute
Judicial and Court Personnel Training $5.00 (GC 51.971)
Clerk's Basic Filing Fee $50.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(1))
State Consolidated Fee $50.00 (LGC 133.151(a))
Judicial Support Fee $42.00 (LGC 133.154)
Statewide E-Filing Fee $30.00 (GC 51.851(b))
Records Management Fee $10.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(4), (c))
Indigent Legal Services Fee $10.00 (LGC 133.152)
Law Library Fee $20.00 (LGC 323.023)
Court Reporter Fee $15.00 (GC 51.601)
Court Record Preservation Fund $10.00 (GC 51.708)
Records Management Fee-DC $10.00 (GC 51.317(b)(4), (5))
Courthouse Security Fee $5.00 (LGC 291.008)
Appellate Judicial System Fee $5.00 (GC 22.2021)
TOTAL BASE FILING FEES - EXPUNCTION $262.00 (+$8.00 per Notification)
Family Law Cases
Fee Cost Legal Statute
Judicial and Court Personnel Training $5.00 (GC 51.971)
Clerk's Basic Filing Fee $50.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(1))
State Consolidated Fee $45.00 (LGC 133.151(b))
Judicial Support Fee $42.00 (LGC 133.154)
Statewide E-Filing Fee $30.00 (GC 51.851(b))
Records Management Fee $10.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(4), (c))
Indigent Legal Services Fee $5.00 (LGC 133.152)
Law Library Fee $20.00 (LGC 323.023)
Court Reporter Fee $15.00 (GC 51.601)
Court Record Preservation Fund $10.00 (GC 51.708)
Records Management Fee - DC $10.00 (GC 51.317(b)(4), (5))
Courthouse Security Fee $5.00 (LGC 291.008)
Appellate Judicial System Fee $5.00 (GC 22.2021)
TOTAL BASE FILING FEES - FAMILY $252.00
Name Change
Fee Cost Legal Statute
Clerk's Basic Filing Fee $50.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(1))
State Consolidated Fee $45.00 (LGC 133.151(a))
Judicial Support Fee $42.00 (LGC 133.154)
Statewide E-Filing Fee $30.00 (GC 51.851(b))
Records Management Fee $10.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(4), (c))
Indigent Legal Services Fee $5.00 (LGC 133.152)
Law Library Fee $20.00 (LGC 323.023)
Court Reporter Fee $15.00 (GC 51.601)
Court Record Preservation Fund $10.00 (GC 51.708)
Records Management Fee - DC $10.00 (GC 51.317(b)(4), (5))
Courthouse Security Fee $5.00 (LGC 291.008)
Appellate Judicial System Fee $5.00 (GC 22.2021)
Judicial and Court Personnel Training $5.00 (GC 51.971)
TOTAL BASE FILING FEES - NAME CHANGE $252.00
Petition for Non-Disclosure
Fee Cost Legal Statute
Judicial and Court Personnel Training $5.00 (GC 51.971)
Clerk's Basic Filing Fee $50.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(1))
State Consolidated Fee $50.00 (LGC 133.151(a))
Judicial Support Fee $42.00 (LGC 133.154)
Petition for Non-Disclosure Fee $28.00 (GC 411.081(d)-(h))
Statewide E-Filing Fee $30.00 (GC 51.851(b))
Records Management Fee $10.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(4), (c))
Indigent Legal Services Fee $10.00 (LGC 133.152)
Law Library Fee $20.00 (LGC 323.023)
Court Reporter Fee $15.00 (GC 51.601)
Court Record Preservation Fund $10.00 (GC 51.708)
Records Management Fee - DC $10.00 (GC 51.317(b)(4), (5))
Courthouse Security Fee $5.00 (LGC 291.008)
Appellate Judicial System Fee $5.00 (GC 22.2021)
TOTAL BASE FILING FEES - ND $290.00
Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (Family)
Fee Cost Legal Statute
Judicial and Court Personnel Training $5.00 (GC 51.971)
Clerk's Basic Filing Fee $50.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(1))
State Consolidated Fee $45.00 (LGC 133.151(b))
Judicial Support Fee $42.00 (LGC 133.154)
Statewide E-Filing Fee $30.00 (GC 51.851(b))
Records Management Fee $10.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(4), (c))
Indigent Legal Services Fee $5.00 (LGC 133.152)
Law Library Fee $20.00 (LGC 323.023)
Court Reporter Fee $15.00 (GC 51.601)
Court Record Preservation Fund $10.00 (GC 51.708)
Records Management Fee - DC $10.00 (GC 51.317(b)(4), (5))
Courthouse Security Fee $5.00 (LGC 291.008)
Appellate Judicial System Fee $5.00 (GC 22.2021)
TOTAL BASE FILING FEES - WRIT OF HC $252.00
Protective Order (Against Respondent)
Fee Cost Legal Statute
Clerk's Basic Filing Fee $50.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(1))
State Consolidated Fee $45.00 (LGC 133.151(a))
Judicial Support Fee $42.00 (LGC 133.154)
Statewide E-Filing Fee $30.00 (GC 51.851(b))
Records Management Fee $10.00 (GC 51.317 (b)(4), (c))
Indigent Legal Services Fee $5.00 (LGC 133.152)
Law Library Fee $20.00 (LGC 323.023)
Court Reporter Fee $15.00 (GC 51.601)
Court Record Preservation Fund $10.00 (GC 51.708)
Records Management Fee - DC $10.00 (GC 51.317(b)(4), (5))
Protective Order Fee $16.00 (FC 81.003)
Issue Protective Order Citation $8.00
Sheriff Service Fee $75.00
Courthouse Security Fee $5.00 (LGC 291.008)
Appellate Judicial System Fee $5.00 (GC 22.2021)
Judicial and Court Personnel Training $5.00 (GC 51.971)
TOTAL BASE FILING FEES - P.O. $351.00
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Miscellaneous Fees
Fee Cost Cost Family
Counter Petition $90.00 $85.00
Motion for New Trial $90.00 $85.00
Filing Intervention $90.00 $15.00
Motion to Modify $90.00 $15.00
Motion for Enforcement $90.00 $15.00
Motion to Transfer $90.00 $15.00
Transfer Fee $50.00 $45.00
Third Party Petition $90.00
Jury Fee $40.00
Temporary Restraining Order Citation $12.00
Issuance of Writ $12.00
Show Cause Citation $8.00
Citation $8.00
Citation by Certified Mail $65.00
Citation Serving Secretary of State (return citation to requestor for mailing) $12.00
Supersedeas Bond - Civil $4.00
Filing and Approving Bond $4.00
Record Search (Civil or Criminal) Per Name $5.00
Insufficient Check $25.00
Copies (per page +$1.00 per document if Certified) $1.00
Filing Motion for Appeal $1 PER PAGE + $10.00 MAILING
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**Additional Fees for Civil Suits with Multiple Cases (GC 51.317 (b-1))

11-25 Plaintiffs Additional $25.00
26-100 Plaintiffs  Additional $50.00
101-500 Plaintiffs Additional $75.00
501-1000 Plaintiffs Additional $100.00
1001 or More Plaintiffs Additional $150.00

 

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Sheriff's Fees for Service
Fee Cost
Subpoenas $75.00
Summons $75.00
Writ of Attachment $200.00
Writ of Garnishment $75.00
Writ of Sequestration $200.00
Order of Sale $200.00
Writ of Possession $200.00
Forcible Detainer $75.00
Citations $75.00
Injunction $60.00
Notice $60.00
Posting $60.00
Precept $60.00
Publication $60.00
Restraining Order $75.00
Show Cause $75.00
Writs of Execution $200.00
Habeas Corpus $150.00
Writ of Restitution $150.00
Notice of Application $25.00
Delivery Bond $25.00
Replevy Bond $50.00
Trustee Sale $75.00
Execution of Bill of Sale $25.00
Any Other Non-Writ $75.00
Any Other Writ $200.00
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