Fees

ORDER SETTING SHERIFF & CONSTABLES FEES

 In compliance with Local Government Code Section 118.131, the following shall be furnished written notice of this order:  (1) The Commissioner’s Court of each County in the State of Texas and (2) The State Bar of Texas.

NOTICE OF FEES TO BE CHARGED FOR SERVICES OR ATTEMPTED SERVICES BY THE OFFICE OF SHERIFF AND CONSTABLES OF PALO PINTO COUNTY, TEXAS, EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2017 AND ENDING DECEMBER 31, 2017.

By its Order entered on the 26th day of September 2016, the Commissioners Court of Palo Pinto County, Texas, pursuant to the provisions of Local Government Code Section 118.131, set the following fees to be charged by the Office of the Sheriff and Constables of Palo Pinto County, Texas, for the period of January 1, 2017 and ending December 31, 2017.

Citations                                                                                             $75.00

Citations by Publication                                                                   $75.00

Citations Scire Facias                                                                        $75.00

Distress Warrant                                                                                $75.00

Forcible Detainer                                                                               $75.00

Injunction                                                                                           $75.00

Citation by Posting                                                                             $50.00 per location

Notice by Posting                                                                               $50.00 per location

Notice by Publication                                                                         $100.00

Notice of Trustee Sale                                                                        $100.00

Notice to take Deposition                                                                  $100.00

Order of Sale                                                                                       $200.00

Precept to Serve                                                                                  $75.00

Subpoena (Civil)                                                                                  $100.00

Subpoena Duces Tecum (Civil)                                                           $75.00

Summons                                                                                             $75.00

Temporary Restraining Order                                                            $100.00

Writ of Attachment                                                                             $200.00

Writ of Execution                                                                                $200.00

Citation-Family Violence Order                                                         $0.00

Writ of Garnishment                                                                          $200.00

Writ of Habeas Corpus                                                                       $75.00

Writ of Possession                                                                              $100.00

Writ of Restitution                                                                              $200.00

Writ of Sequestration                                                                         $200.00

Temporary Protective Order                                                             $0.00

Dangerous Dog Registration Fee                                                      $50.00

Garage Keeper’s Fee                                                                          $5.00 per day

All other not listed                                                                             $75.00

Storage and Feed Fee for Each Estray                                             $7.50 per day

Loaded Hauling Fee when notified to capture                                                                                         an Estray with a minimum fee of $75.00                                        $3.00 per mile

Loaded Hauling Fee when notified to transport                                                                                      an Estray to Public Auction                                                             $3.00 per mile

Cowboy Fee to be paid to each Cowboy                                        $100.00

Any additional fees for gathering or transportation of Estrays must be approved by the Sheriff.

CIVIL PROCESS FEES

Turnover Order                                                                                   $75.00

Turnover Order with levy for receiver                                             $200.00

Writ of Reentry                                                                                   $100.00

Writ (All Others)                                                                                 $100.00

***All Writs and/or Orders involving the seizure of property, sale of property or the enforcement of a judgment which exceeds four (4) hours in the execution or enforcement of such writ/order will be assessed an additional fee of $35.00 per officer, per hour or portion thereof.