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Northern District of Texas

Barbara M.G. Lynn, Chief Judge
Karen Mitchell, Clerk of Court

Fee & Payment Schedule

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Admission of Attorneys to Practice $201.00
Application & Order for Admission Pro Hac Vice (Per case) $25.00
Appeal to District Judge from a Judgment of Conviction by a Magistrate Judge in a Misdemeanor Case $37.00
Application/Motion re: Arbitration/Arbitration Award (Includes Administrative Fee)     $400.00
Application for Writ of Garnishment (Includes Administrative Fee) $400.00
Certificate of Search (per name) $30.00
Certificate of Good Standing $18.00
Certifying any Document $11.00
Checks Paid into the Court Returned for Lack of Funds $53.00
Complaint in Interpleader (Includes Administrative Fee) $400.00
Duplicate Certificate of Admission $18.00
Electronic Record Retrieval ($19.90 plus $0.65 per page collected on behalf of the FRC) $19.90
Exemplification Certificate $21.00
Filing Fee for any civil action, suit or proceeding [28 U.S.C. § 1914(a)] 
(Includes Administrative Fee)
Foreign Subpoena (Per notice) $46.00
Letters Rogatory or Letters of Request $46.00
Microfiche Sheet of Film, Microfilm Jacket Copy of Any Court Record (where available) $6.00
Motion to Compel Re: Foreign Subpoena $46.00
Motion to Quash IRS Subpoena or Application to Enjoin under 12 U.S.C. § 3410 (Customer Challenge cases) (Includes Administrative Fee) $400.00
Motion to Quash Administrative Summons (Includes Administrative Fee) $400.00
Motion to Quash Grand Jury or Foreign Deposition Subpoena $46.00
Notice of Appeal $505.00
Notice of Removal (Includes Administrative Fee) $400.00
Papers of Trustees under 28 U.S.C. § 754 $46.00
Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus $5.00
Petition to Perpetuate Testimony, Rule 27(a), F.R.C.P. $46.00
Power of Attorney - $46.00 per original
(a total of seven (7) originals are required in this district)
Processing Fee For a Petty Offense Charged on a Federal Violation Notice    $30.00
Registration of Judgment from Another District (28 U.S.C. § 1963) AO 451
Reproducing Any Record or Paper (per page) $0.50
Reproduction of Recordings of  Court Proceedings (includes cost of materials) $30.00
Retrieval of Record From FRC, National Archive or Other Storage Location Removed from the Place of Business
NOTE: For retrievals involving multiple boxes, the fee is $39 for each additional box.
Witness Fees (28 U.S.C. § 1821) See Statute


Electronic Public Access Tables

Electronic Record Retrieval from the FRC - per page
NOTE: a $19.90 judiciary and flat rate pull fee will be applied
Printing copies accessed electronically at public terminal in the courthouse - per page $0.10
Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) - per page (Internet Service) $0.10
Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) - per minute (dial-up service) $0.60