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Laws of Minnesota 1991 CHAPTER 281-S.F.No. 109 An act relating to judicial administration; increasing fees; eliminating fees; decreasing the number of certified copies of marriage licenses prepared; expanding the probate surcharge to informal probate matters; amending Minnesota Statutes 1990, sections 357.021, subdivision 2; 517.101; and 525.5501, subdivision 2. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1990, section 357.021, subdivision 2, is amended to read: Subd. 2. [FEE AMOUNTS.] The fees to be charged and collected by the court administrator shall be as follows: (1) In every civil action or proceeding in said court, the plaintiff, petitioner, or other moving party shall pay, when the first paper is filed for that party in said action, a fee of $85. The defendant or other adverse or intervening party, or any one or more of several defendants or other adverse or intervening parties appearing separately from the others, shall pay, when the first paper is filed for that party in said action, a fee of $85. The party requesting a trial by jury shall pay $30. The fees above stated shall be the full trial fee chargeable to said parties irrespective of whether trial be to the court alone, to the court and jury, or disposed of without trial, and shall include the entry of judgment in the action, but does not include copies or certified copies of any papers so filed or proceedings under chapter 103E, except the provisions therein as to appeals. (2) Certified copy of any instrument from a civil or criminal proceeding, $5, plus 25 cents per page after the first page, and $3.50, plus 25 cents per page after the first page for an uncertified copy. (3) Issuing a subpoena, $3 for each name. (4) Issuing an execution and filing the return thereof; issuing a writ of attachment, injunction, habeas corpus, mandamus, quo warranto, certiorari, or other writs not specifically mentioned, $10. (5) Issuing a transcript of judgment, or for filing and docketing a transcript of judgment from another court, $7.50. (6) Filing and entering a satisfaction of judgment, partial satisfaction, or assignment of judgment, $5. (7) Certificate as to existence or nonexistence of judgments docketed,
$1$5 for each name certified to and $3 for each judgment certified to. (8) Filing and indexing trade name; or recording notary commission; or recording basic science certificate; or recording certificate of physicians, osteopaths, chiropractors, veterinarians, or optometrists, $5. (9) For the filing of each partial, final, or annual account in all trusteeships, $10. (10) For the deposit of a will, $5. (11) All other services required by law for which no fee is provided, such fee as compares favorably with those herein provided, or such as may be fixed by rule or order of the court. Sec. 2. Minnesota Statutes 1990, section 517.101, is amended to read: 517.101 [CERTIFIED COPIES OF MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE.] Within ten days of receipt of the certificate and after recording the certificate the court administratorlocal registrar shall prepare twoa certified copiescopy of the certificate : oneto be mailed to the married parties and the other to the person solemnizing the marriage. The person solemnizing the marriage mayshall indicate at the time of filing the certificate with the court administratorlocal registrar that the person does not wishwishes to receive a certifiedcopy. Sec. 3. Minnesota Statutes 1990, section 525.5501, subdivision 2, is amended to read: Subd. 2. [FILING FEE SURCHARGE.] A petitionerperson who pays a filing fee for a petition or application under chaptersthis chapter and chapter 524 and 525shall pay a surcharge of up to$20, set by the county board of the county in which the petition is filed,in addition to the filing fee and other surcharges imposed by law. The court administrator shall transmit the surcharge to the county treasurer for deposit in the county treasury. Presented to the governor May 29, 1991 Signed by the governor June 1, 1991, 3:56 p.m.
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