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Rule 216. Fee (Mar1941)


No jury trial shall be had in any civil suit, unless application be made therefor in open court and unless a fee of five dollars if in the district court, and three dollars if in the county court, be deposited by the applicant with the clerk to the use of the county on or before appearance day or, if thereafter, a reasonable time before the cause is set for trial on the non-jury docket, but not less than ten days in advance. The clerk shall promptly enter a notation of the payment of such fee upon the court's docket sheet.

Amended by order of March 31, 1941, eff. Sept. 1, 1941: In the first sentence of the original rule the words "unless application be made therefor in open court and" have been interpolated after the first comma.
Prior Amendments Future Amendments
Oct. 29, 1940, eff. Sept. 1, 1941 Sept. 20, 1941, eff. Dec. 31, 1941
  Oct. 12, 1949, eff. March 1, 1950
  July 15, 1987, eff. Jan. 1, 1988
  April 24, 1990, eff. Sept. 1, 1990