New Fee for Certain Copies (Effective 9/1/18)

Friday, August 10, 2018

On September 1, 2018, an amendment to the Bankruptcy Court miscellaneous fee schedule shall become effective.  Pursuant to this amendment, there will be a new fee for providing copies of records in electronic form when those records are not stored in CM/ECF or are not available on PACER.  Please see below for the specific details (the amendments are underlined).    

Item 1 of the Bankruptcy Court Miscellaneous Fee Schedule

1.     (a) For reproducing any document and providing a copy in paper form, $.50 per page. This fee applies to services rendered on behalf of the United States if the document requested is available through electronic access.

    (b) For reproducing and transmitting in any manner a copy of an electronic record stored outside of the court’s electronic case management system, including but not limited to, document files, audio recordings, and video recordings, $31 per record provided. Audio recordings of court proceedings continue to be governed by a separate fee under item 3 of this schedule.