Local Government Tools

Sheriffs' & Constables' Fees – 2005

December 2004

REFUGIO COUNTY

Notices:
Subpoenas $ 60.00
Summons $ 60.00
Writs $ 100.00
Orders of Sale $ 100.00
Forcible Detainer $ 70.00
Service Fees:
Small Claims Citation $ 60.00
Justice Court Citation $ 60.00
All Other Courts' Citations $ 60.00
Other Service Fees:
Citations $ 60.00
Notice of Sale $ 100.00
Venditioni Exponas $ 100.00
Distress Warrant $ 100.00
Tax Warrant $ 100.00
Precepts $ 100.00
Show Cause $ 100.00
Writ of Re-entry $ 100.00
Misdemeanor/Felony Warrant $ 40.00
Turnover Order $ 70.00
Temporary Restraining Order $ 70.00
Forcible Entry $ 70.00
Mental/Alcohol/Drug Commitment $ 70.00
Interrogatories $ 70.00
Notice to Take Disposition $ 60.00
Executing a Deed $ 40.00
Executing a Bill of Sale $ 40.00
Venire Fee $ 10.00
Posting Written Notice (per posting per location) $ 40.00
Fingerprints $ 5.00
Sheriff's Clearance Letter $ 5.00
Copies of Insurance Reports $ 5.00
Copies of Pictures (each) $ 1.00
Copies of Video Tape (each) $ 25.00
Copies of any Record as allowed by law per page $ 0.25
Law Library Fees as allowed by law $ 20.00
County commission due based on percentage of monies
collected for a county sale of abandoned vehicles:
  10 percent of first $10,000.00;
  5 percent of next $15,000.00;
  2.5 percent of amounts more than $25,000.00.
For a Writ, Venditioni Exponas, Order of Sale and Mental/ Alcohol/Drug
Commitment served which exceeds two hours the following fee is required for an
officer to perform service and to return from performing the service.
  additional fee of $30.00/hour,
  plus $0.31/mile for mileage.
If ordered by the court to transport to court of jurisdiction:
  a fee hour per officer $ 30.00
  and $0.31/mile, plus meals and overnight lodging cost, if necessary.
Address: County Clerk, P.O. Box 704,
Refugio, Texas 78377, phone 361-526-2233 x-306.