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EXHIBIT II: CHART 2-7
State Court Costs and Fees for Justice, County and District Courts
Effective August 30, 1993, through August 31, 1995
OFFENSE JCPT LEOSE LEMI CVC CJP OCL CR GR CSA BAT TOTAL
 
VTCA Education Code, Sec. 25.093, Thwarting Compulsory Attendance $1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $15.00 $5.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.50 $0.00 $0.00 $25.00
VACS Art 6687b-2, Texas Commercial Drivers License $1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $15.00 $5.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.50 $0.00 $30.00 $55.00
VACS Art 6701c-3, Motorcycle Protective Headgear $1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $15.00 $5.00 $0.00 $5.00 $2.50 $0.00 $0.00 $30.00
VACS Article 6701d, Uniform Act Regulating Traffic
  • Sec. 104, Overtaking & Passing School Bus
- Punishable by fine only
$1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $35.00 $10.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.50 $0.00 $0.00 $50.00
- Punishment can include suspension of driver's license $1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $35.00 $10.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.50 $2.00 $0.00 $52.00
  • Sec. 166, Maximum Speeds of Vehicles
$1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $15.00 $5.00 $0.00 $5.00 $2.50 $0.00 $0.00 $30.00
  • Art 6701d, Other Class C Misdemeanors
$1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $15.00 $5.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.50 $0.00 $0.00 $25.00
  • Art 6701d, Other Class A/B Misdemeanors
$1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $35.00 $10.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.50 $2.00 $0.00 $52.00
VACS Art 6701h, Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility
  • First conviction
$1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $15.00 $5.00 $75.00 $0.00 $2.50 $0.00 $0.00 $100.00
  • Subsequent convictions, fine only
$1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $35.00 $10.00 $75.00 $0.00 $2.50 $0.00 $0.00 $125.00
  • Subsequent convictions, impoundment of vehicle
$1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $35.00 $10.00 $75.00 $0.00 $2.50 $2.00 $0.00 $127.00
VACS Art 67011-1, Intoxicated Driver
  • Misdemeanor
$1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $35.00 $10.00 $0.00 $25.00 $2.50 $2.00 $30.00 $107.00
  • Felony
$1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $45.00 $20.00 $0.00 $25.00 $0.00 $2.00 $30.00 $124.50
Parks & Wildlife Code, Operation of Vessel While Intoxicated $1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $35.00 $10.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.50 $2.00 $30.00 $82.00
Penal Code, Sec. 19.05(a)(2), Involuntary Manslaughter $1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $45.00 $20.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.00 $30.00 $99.50
 
All Other Class C Misdemeanors
  • Punishable by fine of $500 or less
$1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $15.00 $5.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.50 $0.00 $0.00 $25.00
  • Punishable by fine of more than $500
$1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $35.00 $10.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.50 $0.00 $0.00 $50.00
 
Other Class A/B Misdemeanors $1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $35.00 $10.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.50 $2.00 $0.00 $52.00
 
Felonies $1.00 $1.00 $0.50 $45.00 $20.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.00 $0.00 $69.50
Abbreviations:
JCPT = Judicial and Court Personnel Training Fund; LEOSE = Law Enforcement Officers Standards and Education Fund; LEMI = Law Enforcement Management Institute;

CVC = Compensation to Victims of Crime Fund; CJP = Criminal Justice Planning Fund; OCL = Operators' and Chauffeur's License Fund;

CR = Comprehensive Rehabilitation Fund; GR = Misdemeanor - General Revenue; CSA = Crime Stoppers Assistance Fund; BAT = Breath Alcohol Testing Program.
Mandatory State Court Costs:
The total in the far right column should be collected on each offense as appropriate. The state court cost amounts collected from this chart entered on the county quarterly report form under Section 1, line 2.

If any amount is collected for the Abused Children's Counseling Account for offenses in this time period, add it to the total in the far right column and report it in Section 1, line 2.
Additional State Court Costs should be collected when they apply and should be reported separately on the report form under Section 2:

Line 1: Juvenile Probation Diversion Fund - $20 is collected by the juvenile court for each disposition hearing held.

Line 2: Arrest Fees - report 20% of arrest fees and warrant fees when performed by state law enforcement officers.

Line 5: Judicial Fund - Statutory County Court - $10 per conviction of any criminal offense in statutory county court, if the required resolutionby the Commissioners' Court has been filed with the Comptroller.
Local Court Costs may also apply, including, but not limited to:
Child Safety Fund: $20 per conviction under Education Code, Sec. 25.093 (thwarting compulsory attendance); $20 per conviction under Transportation Code, Sec. 545.066 (passing school bus); and $20 per conviction under Transportation Code, Subtitle C, if offense occurs within a school crossing zone.

Counties may also impose optional motor vehicle registration fees (see Code of Crim. Proc., Art. 102.014).

Clerk Fee: $40 in county and district courts only.

Courthouse Security Fee: effective 9-1-93, $3 per misdemeanor offense; $5 per felony offense. Fees for services of peace officers: See Code of Crim. Procedure, Art. 102.011.

Jury Fee: $3 in JP court, $20 in county and district court, upon conviction by jury trial.

Prosecutor's Fee: $25 upon conviction of misdemeanor or gambling offense for the trying of the case by the district or county attorney.

In Justice Court, violations of a penal statute or Transportation Code (Rules of the Road) are excluded.

Records Management and Preservation Services Fee: effective 9-1-93, $20 in county and district court only.

Visual Recording Fee: effective 9-1-94, $15 for visual recording in offenses of Penal Code Sec. 49.04.

Traffic Cost: $3 per misdemeanor under Transportation Code, Subtitle C, including parking and pedestrian offenses.