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In re Promulgation of Financial Regulations Pursuant to 42 Pa.C.S. & 3502(a)

Supreme Court of Pennsylvania

October 1, 2019

IN RE: PROMULGATION OF FINANCIAL REGULATIONS PURSUANT TO 42 Pa.C.S. & 3502(a)

         JUDICIAL ADMINISTRATION DOCKET

          ORDER

          PER CURIAM

         AND NOW, this 1st day of October, 2019, IT IS ORDERED pursuant to Article V, Section 10(c) of the Constitution of Pennsylvania and Section 3502(a) of the Judicial Code, 42 Pa.C.S. § 3502(a), that the Court Administrator of Pennsylvania is authorized to promulgate the attached Financial Regulations. The costs outlined in the Financial Regulations are effective as of January 1, 2020.

         To the extent that notice of proposed rule-making may be required by Pa.R.J.A. No. 103, the immediate promulgation of the regulations is hereby found to be in the interests of efficient administration.

         This Order is to be processed in accordance with Pa.R.J.A. No. 103(b) and is effective immediately.

         TITLE 204. JUDICIAL SYSTEM GENERAL PROVISIONS PART II. GENERAL ADMINISTRATION CHAPTER 29. MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS Subchapter K. COSTS, FINES AND FEES

         § 29.401. Scope.

         The Pennsylvania Supreme Court, pursuant to Art. V, § 10 of the Pennsylvania Constitution, and 42 Pa.C.S. § 1721, has authorized by Administrative Order, the Court Administrator of Pennsylvania to promulgate regulations relating to the accounting methods to be utilized in connection with the collection of fees and costs charged and collected by prothonotaries, and clerks of courts of all courts of common pleas, or by any officials designated to perform the functions thereof, as well as by the minor judiciary, including magisterial district judges, and judges and staff of all divisions of the Philadelphia Municipal Court.

         Under authority of said Administrative Order and pursuant to the authority vested in the governing authority under 42 Pa.C.S. § 3502(a) of the Judicial Code, the following regulations are adopted to implement Act 96 of 2010, 42 Pa.C.S. §§ 1725.1(f) and 3571(c)(4)(as amended).

         § 29.402. 42 Pa.C.S. § 1725.1. Costs.

         (a) Civil cases. - In calendar year 2020, the costs to be charged by magisterial district judges in every civil case, except as otherwise provided in this section, shall be as follows:

(1) Actions involving $500 or less ........................................................................... $55.00
(2) Actions involving more than $500 but not more than $2, 000.......................................................................... $73.00
(3) Actions involving more than $2, 000 but not more than $4, ...

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