NEW COMPLAINT -- $50.00
Will be assessed to the Defendant in every support action when a support obligation is established.
PETITION TO MODIFY -- $15.00
To be paid by the petitioning party at the time the modification is requested. NOTE: This fee will be waived upon verification that the party is receiving cash assistance.
CONTEMPT PETITION FEE -- $50.00
Assessed to the defendant upon the filing of a contempt petition by the Tioga County Domestic Relations office.
EMPLOYER CONTEMPT FEE -- $100.00
To be assessed at the discretion of the Court against any employer found in contempt by the Court.
BENCH WARRANT FEE -- $100.00
Charged to any individual for which the Court directs the Domestic Relations Section to issue a Bench Warrant.
JUDICIAL COMPUTER FEE -- $23.50
Charged to the defendant upon the establishment of an order.
GENETIC TEST FEES -- $32.00 per person
The cost of testing for all parties is charged to the defendant if he is found to be the father.