A revised schedule of fees for the United States District Court (attached) becomes effective February 1, 2001. The changes outlined in the new fee schedule resulted from the President signing the Federal Courts Improvement Act of 2000 which includes provisions that affect the fee schedules for appelate, district, and bankruptcy courts.
Listed below are the new fees.
|Miscellaneous Filing Fee||from $20 to $30|
|Record Search||from $15 to $20|
|Certification of Any Document||from $5 to $7|
|Exemplification Certificate||from $10 to $14|
|Magnetic Tape Recording||from $15 to $20|
|Microfiche Sheet of Film||from $3 to $4|
|NSF Check||from $25 to $35|
The $150 fee to file a new civil action and the $105 fee to file a notice of appeal in a civil or criminal case remain the same.
January 29, 2001
Loretta G. Whyte, Clerk
Attachment: District Court Miscellaneous Fee Schedule