December 1, 2013 Fee Schedule Changes

Effective December 1, 2013, the following filing and other fees have changed:

  • The fee for filing a notice of appeal has increased to $505.
  • The fee for retrieving records from the Federal Records Center or National Archives has increased to $64 for the first box of records and $39 for each additional box.
  • The fee schedule has also been amended to make clear that the $53 fee for insufficient funds applies to any payment instrument, not only returned checks. 

Fees are authorized by 28 U.S.C. § 1914 and Civil L.R. 11-1(d) and 11-3(c). Complete federal court fee schedules are available at: www.uscourts.gov/FormsAndFees/Fees.aspx .