THE STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

SUPREME COURT OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

O R D E R

Pursuant to Part II, Article 73-a of the New Hampshire Constitution and Supreme Court Rule 51(7), the Supreme Court of New Hampshire approves an amendment to District Court Rule 3.3(I)(A) as set forth in Appendix A.

The amendment in Appendix A implements the requirement in RSA 503:4, II(a) (effective July 1, 2005) for a $5.00 addition to each entry fee collected in the district courts for small claims actions, which shall be deposited in the court mediation fund. The amendment in Appendix A shall take effect immediately.

July 12, 2005

ATTEST: ___________________________

Carol Belmain, Deputy Clerk of Court
Supreme Court of New Hampshire

 

 

 

APPENDIX A

Amend District Court Rule 3.3(I)(A) to increase the fee for Small claims entry to $40.00, $5.00 of which is to be deposited in the court mediation fund pursuant to RSA 503:4 II(a), so that subsection (I)(A) of Rule 3.3 shall state as follows:

(I)  Fees

    (A) Original Entries:

Civil writ of summons $ 75.00
Replevin $ 75.00
Landlord/Tenant entry $ 50.00
Registration of foreign judgment  $ 100.00
Small claims entry  $ 40.00