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    2017 Justice of the Peace Filing Fee Schedule

    (Effective September 1, 2017)

    FEES LISTED BELOW ARE ONLY FOR FILING AND DO NOT INCLUDE CONSTABLE SERVICE FEES.

    Please see Constable service fee table for a listing of related service fees.

     

    Filings

    Fees

    Original cause of action - 1 defendant  
         Justice Suit $46
         Eviction Suit $46
    Cross/Counter Claim Action  
         Justice Suit $46
    Third Party action - 1 defendant  
         Justice Suit $46
    Intervention - 1 defendant  
         Justice Suit $46
    Electronic Filing $2
    Subpoena (cash tendering fee) $10
    Precept $5
    Jury Fee $22
    Abstract of Judgment $5
    Writ of Attachment $5
    Writ of Execution $5
    Writ of Garnishment $51
    Writ of Possession $5
    Writ of Sequestration $5
    Writ of Re-Entry $51
    Writ of Restoration $51
    Other Writs not Specified  
         Order of Sale $5
         Distress Warrant $5
         Transcript of Judgment/Appeal $20
         Towing Hearing $41
    County Court at Law Fee
    Made Payable to: Mary Louise Garcia County Clerk
    $254
    Bill of Discovery    $5
    Show Cause $5
    Motion for Contempt $5
    Certified Copies-original page $2
    Additional pages 25₵
    Uncertified copies-original page $1
    Additional pages 25₵
    Turnover Order on pending case $5
    Turnover Order - new case $41