Justice of the Peace 3-1
Fines and Costs for Issuance of a Bad Check

10056 Marsh Lane, Suite 132, North Dallas Government Center, Dallas, Texas 75229-6017
(214) 321-4106 Main • (214) 321-4912 Fax
Office E-mail: JP31Court@dallascounty.org
Hours of Operation: 8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M. Monday - Friday
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Texas Rules of Civil Procedure, Part V Rules of Practice in Justice Court
Texas Civil Practice and Remedies Code, Chapter 15
Texas Rules of Evidence

OFFENSE DATE COSTS RANGE OF FINES
FROM TO
after October 1,1996 $62.00 $58.00 $500.00
after September 1, 1997 $76.25 $73.75 $500.00
after September 1, 1999 $92.25 $82.75 $500.00
after September 1, 2001 $93.00 $85.00 $500.00

A $2.00 transaction fee plus costs listed above must be added to assessed fines.