Service of process fees collected by a sheriff.

Authors: Senator Philip Boots, Senator James Arnold

Co-authors: Senator Lonnie Randolph

Sponsors: Representative Doug Gutwein

Co-Sponsors: Representative Wendy McNamara, Representative Linda Lawson

Digest

Requires a sheriff to collect a service of process fee of $25 instead of $13 from a party requesting service of a writ, an order, a process, a notice, a tax warrant, or any other paper completed by the sheriff. Provides that a sheriff may collect an additional fee of $25 per case for postjudgment service.