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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 96-391



Amendment to Rules of Civil Procedure--Rule 128

[26 Pa.B. 1130]


   And Now, this 20th day of February, 1996, the following amendment to the Rules of Civil Procedure--Rule 128. Fees , was amended at the Board of Judges meeting, as General Court Regulation 96-5-MC.

   This Order, becomes effective thirty (30) days after publication in the Pennsylvania Bulletin.

President Judge

Rule 128.  Fees.


a.  Commencement of civil actions 0 to $500$  6.00
b.  Commencement of civil actions over
$500 to $2,000
c.  Commencement of civil actions over
$2,000 to [$5,000] $10,000
d.  Indexing additional names$  5.00
e.  Orders to Satisfy$  5.00
f.  Writ of Possession$  4.00
g.  Motions (Petitions-Relistments)$10.00
h.  Additional defendant filingsame as initial filing
i.  Co-defendant filing (Index charges $5.00 only and service)
j.  Counterclaimsame as initial filing
k.  Cross-claimssame as initial filing
l.  Set-offssame as initial filing
m.  Writ of Revival$  6.00

The foregoing fee schedule does not cover any costs for service of process. Service of initial process shall be $15.00. All other fees shall be in accordance with the sheriff's fee bill applicable to Philadelphia County.

The commencement of any action or proceeding as well as claims and writs shall be exempt from any library fee or taxes.

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 96-391. Filed for public inspection March 15, 1996, 9:00 a.m.]

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