Colo. Rev. Stat. § 13-32-102

Current through Chapter 5 of the 2024 Legislative Session
Section 13-32-102 - Fees in probate proceedings
(1) On and after July 1, 2019, for services rendered by judges and clerks of district or probate courts in all counties of the state of Colorado in proceedings had pursuant to articles 10 to 17 of title 15, the court shall charge the following fees:
(a) Docket fee at the time of filing first papers in any decedent's estate eligible for summary administrative procedures under section 15-12-1203, or in any small estate of a person under disability qualifying under section 15-14-118, which estates involve no real property$ 83.00
(b) Docket fee at time of filing first papers in any estate not coming within the provisions of subsection (1)(a) of this section 199.00
(c) Additional fee payable by petitioner at time of filing petition for supervised administration of a decedent's estate pursuant to sections 15-12-501 and 15-12-502, except for contested claims 198.00
(d) Docket fee to be paid by the claimant prior to hearing on any contested claim, which fee is taxed by the district or probate court in the same manner as costs in civil actions 198.00
(e) Registration fee for registration of trust pursuant to article 5 of title 15 198.00
(f) Docket fee at time of filing first papers in each action relating to a trust 199.00
(g) Nonrefundable fee for any demand for notice filed pursuant to section 15-12-20436.00
(h) A fee to be paid by the testator at the time of depositing a will with the court during the testator's lifetime pursuant to section 15-11-51518.00
(2) Repealed.
(3) to (5) (Deleted by amendment, L. 2008, p. 2129, § 8, effective June 4, 2008.)
(6)
(a) Each fee collected pursuant to subsection (1)(a) of this section shall be transmitted to the state treasurer and divided as follows:
(I) Repealed.
(II) On and after July 1, 2019, forty-eight dollars shall be deposited in the judicial stabilization cash fund created in section 13-32-101 (6), five dollars shall be deposited in the court security cash fund established pursuant to section 13-1-204, fifteen dollars shall be deposited in the office of public guardianship cash fund established pursuant to section 13-94-108 (1), and fifteen dollars shall be deposited in the justice center cash fund created in section 13-32-101 (7)(a).
(b) Each fee collected pursuant to subsection (1)(b) of this section shall be transmitted to the state treasurer and divided as follows:
(I) Repealed.
(II) On and after July 1, 2019, one hundred forty-three dollars shall be deposited in the judicial stabilization cash fund created in section 13-32-101 (6), five dollars shall be deposited in the court security cash fund established pursuant to section 13-1-204, fifteen dollars shall be deposited in the justice center cash fund created in section 13-32-101 (7)(a), thirty-five dollars shall be deposited in the office of public guardianship cash fund established pursuant to section 13-94-108 (1), and one dollar shall be deposited in the general fund pursuant to section 2-5-119.
(c) Each fee collected pursuant to subsection (1)(c) of this section shall be transmitted to the state treasurer and divided as follows:
(I) Repealed.
(II) On and after July 1, 2019, one hundred forty-three dollars shall be deposited in the judicial stabilization cash fund created in section 13-32-101 (6), five dollars shall be deposited in the court security cash fund established pursuant to section 13-1-204, thirty-five dollars shall be deposited in the office of public guardianship cash fund established pursuant to section 13-94-108 (1), and fifteen dollars shall be deposited in the justice center cash fund created in section 13-32-101 (7)(a).
(d) Each fee collected pursuant to subsection (1)(d) of this section shall be transmitted to the state treasurer and divided as follows:
(I) Repealed.
(II) On and after July 1, 2019, one hundred forty-three dollars shall be deposited in the judicial stabilization cash fund created in section 13-32-101 (6), five dollars shall be deposited in the court security cash fund established pursuant to section 13-1-204, thirty-five dollars shall be deposited in the office of public guardianship cash fund established pursuant to section 13-94-108 (1), and fifteen dollars shall be deposited in the justice center cash fund created in section 13-32-101 (7)(a).
(e) Each fee collected pursuant to subsection (1)(e) of this section shall be transmitted to the state treasurer and divided as follows:
(I) Repealed.
(II) On and after July 1, 2019, one hundred forty-three dollars shall be deposited in the judicial stabilization cash fund created in section 13-32-101 (6), five dollars shall be deposited in the court security cash fund established pursuant to section 13-1-204, thirty-five dollars shall be deposited in the office of public guardianship cash fund established pursuant to section 13-94-108 (1), and fifteen dollars shall be deposited in the justice center cash fund created in section 13-32-101 (7)(a).
(f) Each fee collected pursuant to subsection (1)(f) of this section shall be transmitted to the state treasurer and divided as follows:
(I) Repealed.
(II) On and after July 1, 2019, one hundred forty-three dollars shall be deposited in the judicial stabilization cash fund created in section 13-32-101 (6), five dollars shall be deposited in the court security cash fund established pursuant to section 13-1-204, fifteen dollars shall be deposited in the justice center cash fund created in section 13-32-101 (7)(a), thirty-five dollars shall be deposited in the office of public guardianship cash fund established pursuant to section 13-94-108 (1), and one dollar shall be deposited in the general fund pursuant to section 2-5-119.
(g) Each fee collected pursuant to subsection (1)(g) of this section shall be transmitted to the state treasurer and divided as follows:
(I) Repealed.
(II) On and after July 1, 2019, twenty-five dollars shall be deposited in the judicial stabilization cash fund created in section 13-32-101 (6), six dollars shall be deposited in the office of public guardianship cash fund established pursuant to section 13-94-108 (1), and five dollars shall be deposited in the court security cash fund established pursuant to section 13-1-204.
(h) Each fee collected pursuant to subsection (1)(h) of this section shall be transmitted to the state treasurer and divided as follows:
(I) Repealed.
(II) On and after July 1, 2019, ten dollars shall be deposited in the judicial stabilization cash fund created in section 13-32-101 (6), three dollars shall be deposited in the office of public guardianship cash fund established pursuant to section 13-94-108 (1), and five dollars shall be deposited in the court security cash fund established pursuant to section 13-1-204.

C.R.S. § 13-32-102

Amended by 2019 Ch. 366, §4, eff. 7/1/2019.
Amended by 2018 Ch. 169, §5, eff. 1/1/2019.
L. 45: p. 329, §§ 1 to 4. CSA: C. 66, § 23(1). CRS 53: § 56-5-2. L. 58: pp. 243, 249, §§ 8, 19, 20. L. 60: p. 142, § 1. C.R.S. 1963: § 56-5-2. L. 64: p. 464, § 5. L. 67: p. 992, § 3. L. 74: Entire section R&RE, p. 273, § 1, effective July 1. L. 75: (1)(e) amended and (1)(f) added, p. 587, § 5, effective July 1. L. 84: (1)(a) to (1)(f) amended, p. 456, § 7, effective July 1. L. 87: (1)(b) to (1)(d) and (1)(f) amended, p. 562, § 5, effective July 1. L. 91: IP(1) amended, (1)(g) and (1)(h) added, and (2) repealed, pp. 380, 1443, §§ 4, 3, 4, effective July 1. L. 94: (1)(h) amended, p. 1040, § 17, effective July 1, 1995. L. 95: (1)(b) to (1)(f) amended, p. 740, § 3, effective July 1, 1997. L. 2000: (1)(a) amended, p. 1833, § 5, effective January 1, 2001. L. 2003: (3) added, p. 571, § 2, effective March 18. L. 2007: (4) added, p. 1268, § 3, effective May 25; (5) added, p. 1534, § 20, effective May 31. L. 2008: Entire section amended, p. 2129, § 8, effective June 4. L. 2018: IP(1) and (1)(e) amended, (SB 18-180), ch. 1192, p. 1192, § 5, effective January 1, 2019. L. 2019: (1), IP(6)(a), (6)(a)(II), IP(6)(b), (6)(b)(II), IP(6)(c), (6)(c)(II), IP(6)(d), (6)(d)(II), IP(6)(e), (6)(e)(II), IP(6)(f), (6)(f)(II), IP(6)(g), (6)(g)(II), IP(6)(h), and (6)(h)(II) amended, (HB 19-1045), ch. 3363, p. 3363, § 4, effective July 1.

(1) Subsections (6)(a)(I)(B), (6)(b)(I)(B), (6)(c)(I)(B), (6)(d)(I)(B), (6)(e)(I)(B), (6)(f)(I)(B), and (6)(g)(I)(B) provided for the repeal of subsections (6)(a)(I), (6)(b)(I), (6)(c)(I), (6)(d)(I), (6)(e)(I), (6)(f)(I), and (6)(g)(I), respectively, effective July 1, 2010. (See L. 2008, p. 2129.)

(2) Subsection (6)(h)(I)(B) provided for the repeal of subsection (6)(h)(I), effective July 1, 2011. (See L. 2008, p. 2129.)

For the legislative declaration contained in the 2008 act amending this section, see section 1 of chapter 417, Session Laws of Colorado 2008.