List of Fees

DISTRICT CLERK FILING FEES 2017
HOOD COUNTY, TEXAS


FILING A NEW PETITION
CIVIL SUIT $287.00
DIVORCE $293.00
OTHER FAMILY (PARENT/CHILD RELATIONSHIP - PATERNITY) $277.00
ADOPTION $303.00
TAX $222.00
EXPUNCTION $287.00
NON-DISCLOSURE $315.00
PROTECTIVE ORDER $293.00


OTHER NEW FILINGS
ESSENTIAL NEED DRIVERS LICENSE $287.00
FOREIGN JUDGMENT - CIVIL $287.00
FOREIGN JUDGMENT - FAMILY $277.00
SEVERED ACTION $277.00
CONDEMNATION - FILED BY STATE $222.00
CONDEMNATION - ALL OTHER $272.00
FORFEITURE CASES $287.00
JUDGMENT NISI $245.00
ALL OTHER CIVIL SUITS $287.00
NAME CHANGE/REMOVAL OF DISABILITY $277.00
CERTIFICATE OF NAME CHANGE $15.00


EXPUNCTION
FILING $287.00
MAILING EACH NOTICE OF HEARING - INCLUDING POSTAGE $17.00
MAILING EACH FINAL ORDER - INCLUDING POSTAGE $17.00
NO FEE ASSESSED ON A PETITION FILED WITHIN 30 DAYS


COUNTER-PETITION
FAMILY $70.00
CIVIL $75.00


CASES TRANSFERRED TO HOOD COUNTY
FAMILY - ALL FAMILY TRANSFERS INCLUDING SAPCR $85.00
CIVIL $287.00


ISSUANCE AND SERVICE FEES
CITATION $13.00
TRO $13.00
NOTICE $13.00
PRECEPT $13.00
WRIT $13.00
EXECUTION $13.00
ABSTRACT OF JUDGMENT $13.00
GARNISHMENT $13.00
SEQUESTRATION $13.00
SUBPOENA $13.00
SERVICE BY PUBLICATION OR CERTIFIED MAIL $80.00
SERVICE THROUGH SECRETARY OF STATE $55.00
SERVICE THROUGH COMMISSIONER OF INSURANCE $55.00


MULTIPLE PLAINTIFFS FEES
11 TO 25 $75.00
26 TO 100 $100.00
101 TO 500 $125.00
501 TO 1000 $150.00
1001 OR MORE $200.00


FAMILY MOTION FEES
MODIFY $25.00
TRANSFER $25.00
ENFORCEMENT $25.00
LICENSE SUSPENSION $25.00
APPLICATION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS $55.00
MOTION TO REVERSE STAY OF SUSPENSION $25.00
MOTION FOR CONTEMPT $40.00
INTERVENTION $70.00
3RD PARTY PETITION $70.00
COUNTERCLAIM $70.00
MOTION FOR NEW TRIAL $70.00
CROSS ACTION $70.00


CIVIL MOTION FEES
MOTION FOR CONTEMPT $45.00
INTERVENTION $75.00
3RD PARTY PETITION $75.00
COUNTERCLAIM $75.00
MOTION FOR NEW TRIAL $75.00
CROSS ACTION $75.00


MISCELLANEOUS FEES
JURY FEE $45.00
SHERIFF (BAILIFF) FEE $20.00
COURT REPORTER FEE $15.00
ORDER OR WRIT OF WITHHOLDING $20.00
RE-ISSUANCE OF ANY SERVICE OF PROCESS $13.00
CAPIAS FEE (ENFORCEMENT) $13.00
FILING AND APPROVING BOND $9.00
WITNESS TENDER $10.00
MAILING ORDER FOR LICENSE SUSPENSION - FROM OBLIGER ONLY $5.00
ORDER OF SALE (CONSTABLE) $150.00
RECORD SEARCH - PER NAME AND PER TYPE (CRIMINAL/CIVIL) $5.00
INSUFFICIENT CHECK - BUS. & COM. CODE 3.506 $30.00


COPIES
PER PAGE $1.00
CERTIFIED DOCUMENT FEE - IN ADDITION TO COPIES PER PAGE $5.00