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Notice of Fee Schedule Change

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1914(b), the Judicial Conference of the United States has approved the following fee increases, effective November 1, 2011:

Attorney Admissions Fees Old Amount New Amount
Admission to Practice $175.00 $200.00
Certificate of Good Standing $15.00 $18.00
Duplicate Admission Certificate $15.00 $18.00

Copy Fees Old Amount New Amount
Certification of Document or Paper (in addition to the cost of the copy) $9.00 $11.00
Preparaion of Foreign Judgment $9.00 $11.00
Record Retrieval from Archives $45.00 $53.00
Microfiche/Microfilm $5.00/sheet $6.00/sheet
Search for Judgments, Decrees, or Court Records and Certification of Result $26.00/name or item $30.00/name or item
Audio Recording $26.00 $30.00

Filing Fees Old Amount New Amount
Appeal from Magistrate Judge for Misdemeanor/Petty Offense Cases $32.00 37.00
Filing of Any Papers in a Case Which is Not in this Court (Foreign Depositions, Letters Rogatory, Motion to Quash Grand Jury Subpoena, Paper by Trustee, Petition to perpetuate Testimony, Power of Attorney) $39.00 46.00
Recording of Foreign Judgment 39.00 46.00

Miscellaneous Fees Old Amount New Amount
Returned Check $45.00 $53.00

The complete schedule of fees is available on the court’s website at http://www.mdd.uscourts.gov/fee-schedule.