Local Government Tools

Sheriffs' & Constables' Fees – 2005

December 2004

EL PASO COUNTY

Civil Process Fees:
Citation/Notice by Posting $ 65.00
Citation by Publication $ 65.00
All Other Citations $ 100.00
Temporary Restraining Order $ 100.00
Subpoena $ 100.00
Notice $ 100.00
Precept $ 100.00
Summons $ 100.00
Writ of Garnishment $ 100.00
Writ of Injunction $ 100.00
Writ of Supersedeas/Certiorari $ 100.00
Fees assessed per Family Code Chapter 81.003 $ 100.00
Any Other Civil Paper to Serve an Individual $ 100.00
Justice Court Summon $ 55.00
Justice Court Subpoena $ 55.00
Justice Court Citation (not F.E.D.) $ 55.00
Forcible Entry and Detainer $ 100.00
Small Claims Court Summon $ 55.00
Small Claims Court Subpoena $ 55.00
Small Claims Court Citation $ 55.00
Writ of Attachment $ 165.00
Writ of Execution* $ 165.00
Writ of Possession* $ 165.00
Writ of Re-Entry* $ 165.00
Writ of Restitution* $ 165.00
Writ of Sequestration* $ 165.00
Tax Warrant* $ 165.00
Order of Sale* $ 165.00
Turnover Order $ 165.00
Distress Warrant* $ 165.00
Mental Commitment $ 165.00
Capias/Commitment (deriving from a Civil Suit) $ 165.00
Any Other Writ/Order for the enforcement
of a judgment or to Seize Property*
$ 165.00
Executing Deed $ 45.00
Executing Bill of Sale $ 40.00
Posting Notice of Sale $ 30.00
Research Archives for any Civil Case $ 15.00
Executing Replacement Bill of Sale Not Recorded $ 15.00
Executing Replacement Deed Not Recorded $ 15.00
Subpoena INSTANTER $ 125.00
Writ of Vendiotini Exponas $ 165.00
Executing Replacement Proof of Service,
Attempted Service, Affidavit of Sub-Service
$15.00
Release Court Ordered Impounded, Inventoried Vehicle $ 26.00
Other Service Fees per Transportation Code Chapter 683:
Admin Fee to process each vehicle $ 7.00
Admin Fee for reissuance of receipt $ 13.00
Admin Fee to research any case $ 20.00
Daily vehicle storage fee $ 13.00
Additional Storage fee assessed $ 13.00
Pursuant to Local Government Code Section 118.131 and Attorney General
Opinion JM-1046 (1989), the expenses for providing the services incident to
unsuccessful service of process are equal to or exceed the expenses of
actual service and the fee is thus set at the same cost charged for actual service.
*All Writs and/or Orders involving the Seizure of Property, Sale of Property or
the Enforcement of a Judgment that exceed four hours in the execution or
enforcement of such writ/order will be assessed an additional fee per officer
of $35.00 per hour for each hour or portion thereof.
Address: Sheriff, P.O. Box 125, El Paso, Texas 79941-0125.
Auditor, phone 915-546-2040.