Notice Regarding Administrative Fee with Filing Fee

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Effective Wednesday, May 1, 2013, there is an Administrative Fee of $50 due for filing a civil action, suit, or proceeding in a district court. This fee is in addition to the fee for filing a civil case ($350.00). The administrative fee does not apply to applications for writ of habeas corpus or to persons granted in forma pauperis status under 28 U.S.C. ยง 1915. The total cost for filing a civil action, suit, or proceeding in the district court on or after May 1st, 2013 will be $400.00 - broken out as follows - $350.00 filing fee plus a $50.00 administrative fee.