CHAPTER 513

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 625

AN ACT TO AMEND §9801, CHAPTER 98, TITLE 10, DELAWARE CODE, RELATING TO THE ESTABLISHMENT OF NEW RATES.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Delaware:

Section 1. Amend §9801, Chapter .98, Title 10, Delaware Code, by striking said section in its entirety and substituting in lieu thereof a new §9801 to read as follows:

§9801. Rates

All costs in proceedings before Justices of the Peace shall be at the following rates:

(1) Civil

(a) For receipt, issuance and process of

a civil action $15.00

In addition to the above:

Action of replevin 5.00

Attachment in lieu of summons 10.00

(b) Landlord-tenant appeals 10.00

Scire facias 10.00

Hearings on motion for new trial

inclusive 10.00

For preparation of docket entries or

full copy of records, duly certified 5.00

(c) Executions Execution process, to include prothonotary

fee and fieri facias 15.00

Garnishment 15.00

Venditioni exponas and costs

incident to sale of goods 10.00

(2) Criminal

For issuing, processing, and filing

a warrant or summons 5.00

For conducting a trial or

accepting a plea 2.50

For preparation of commitment and

detention forms; each form 2.00

For preparation of bail, judgment and

appeal bonds; each bond 2.00

For preparing certified transcript

of the record 3.00

Capias, warrant and summons served

by the constable 2.00

These rate are absolute. There shall be no refund nor shall there be any additional charges.

Approved July 22, 1974.