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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 12-137


Title 255—LOCAL


Petition of Dale E. Klein Clerk of Courts Fee Schedule Approval Pursuant to Act 36 2000; 1341 No. MD 2011

[42 Pa.B. 550]
[Saturday, January 28, 2012]

Administrative Order

And Now, To Wit, This 6th day of December 2011, pursuant to the provisions of 42 P. S. Section 1725.4, the fee bill of the Clerk of Court of Dauphin County, Pennsylvania, is amended to reflect the following Fee Schedule. The fee bill shall be effective the first day of February 2012, upon due advertisement as required by the Administrative Rules of Court.

It Is Further Ordered that in accordance with Pa.R.Civ.P. 239, the District Court shall:

 (a) File seven (7) copies hereof with the Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts;

 (b) Distribute two (2) certified copies hereof to the Legislative Reference Bureau for publication in the Pennsylvania Bulletin;

 (c) Cause a copy hereof to be published in the Dauphin County Reporter once a week for two (2) successive weeks at the expense of the County of Dauphin;

 (d) Supervise the distribution thereof to all Judges and member of the Bar of this Court.

By the Court

President Judge

Proposed Fee Schedule

CurrentIncrease New rate—
Clerk Fees:
** Court Costs (Misdemeanor/Felony)
Disposed of before trial
$149.00 13.70 162.70
** Court Costs (Misdemeanor/Felony)
Disposed of During or After Trial
$198 18.20 216.20
** Summary Case Costs $29 2.60 31.60
Per page .500 .50
Certified Copy $10.00.90 10.90
Filing Fees:
* All other Matters and Reports1
$18 1.65 19.65

* Constable Bond$18 1.65 19.65
** Summary Conviction Appeal (charged each Docket #) $49 4.50 54.50
** Appeals to Commonwealth/Superior Court or Supreme Court $65 5.50 70.50
* Road Docket Cases $18 1.65 19.65
** Expungement Petition $18 1.65 19.65
(Plus $10.00 Postage)
Defense Sub Poena $3.00 .30 3.30
* Record Check $10.00 .90 10.90
* Bail piece (charged on each case issued) $18.00 1.65 19.65
Postage (Charged per case) $10.00
Automation Fee $5.00 $5.00
Expungement Instruction Packet2

Summary Appeal Packet3

Revocation $35.00
* Add $5.00 for Equipment Automation Fund
** Add $15.00 for Equipment Automation Fund and Postage
[Pa.B. Doc. No. 12-137. Filed for public inspection January 27, 2012, 9:00 a.m.]


1  Except that no fee shall be charged for filing township and borough audit reports or transcripts received which indicate a final disposition by the magisterial district judge.

2  Expungement Packet includes the docket transcript, the disposition sheet, verification that all costs have been paid and instructions. Petition must send a self-addressed, stamped envelope with payment to receive packet.

3  Summary Appeal Packet includes the instructions.

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