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Sheriffs' & Constables' Fees – 2005

December 2004

DIMMIT COUNTY

The Commissioners Court of
Dimmit County, Texas, set the following
fees to be charged for each person,
corporation or legal entity, on whom
service of citation, subpoena, summons,
or process not otherwise provided
for, is performed or attempted and return
made, including mileage, if any, a fee of:

Small Claims Court
Justice Courts
All Other Courts


$ 75.00
$ 75.00
$ 75.00
For executing or attempting to
execute each Writ of Garnishment, Injunction
Writ, Distress Writ, Writ of
Attachment, Writ of Sequestration,
Writ of Execution, Order of Sale, or
Writ not otherwise provided for, and
making return thereon including mileage,
if any, a fee of:

Small Claims Court
Justice Courts
All Other Courts


$ 75.00
$ 75.00
$ 75.00
For posting written notices in public places,
as may be required by law, a fee for posting
each location (including mileage), if any, a fee of:
$ 40.00
For each case tried in District or County
Court, a Jury Fee of:
$ 25.00
For a civil case filed in District or County
Court, a Library Fee of:
$ 35.00
For Executing a Deed to each purchaser
or real estate under execution or Order
of Sale, a fee of:
$ 75.00
Collecting money on an Execution of
and Order of Sale, when the same is
made by a sale is 4 percent.
When the money is collected by the
sheriff or constable without a sale,
half of the rates above shall be allowed.

Address:

County Clerk, Courthouse
103 North 5th Street
Carrizo Springs, Texas 78834-3161
phone 830-876-2323 x 234

*NOTE: 303 South 5th Street, Carrizo Springs, Texas 78834
(*temporary location while courthouse undergoes
historical restoration).