Filing fee waivers will not be allowed. A person who is filing a petition will be required to pay the filing fee at the time of filing. If a filing fee cannot be paid, the petition will not be filed.
For the purpose of eliminating ex parte discussions and so forth, the Clerk of Court's office will determine if a waiver should be allowed by:
Requiring an Indigency Questionnaire to be filled out. Upon verifying the information, if it is determined that a wavier should be allowed, the Clerk will prepare an Order on Inability to pay filing fees for a Judge to sign. Waivers will be automatically granted for:
1. By Tribal Resolution, persons filing TRO' s through the assistance of the Crisis Center will be granted a waiver.
|Family Court Petition||$25.00|
|Temporary Restraining Order||$25.00|
|All Other Civil Filings||$25.00|
|Process of Service||$25.00|
|Bar Exam Application Fee||$75.00|
|License to Practice (Annual Fee)||$100.00|
Approved per Tribal Resolution #979-2006-09, dated 9/25/2006; Effictive Date: October 1, 2006.