National Association of Professional Process Servers



National Association of Professional Process Servers Legislative Blogs



Committee Chair Back to Committees

 
Christine D. Trehan
41 S Post Rd
Indianapolis, IN 46219
Phone: (317) 890-1055
Fax: (317) 890-1083
Email

Oklahoma Bill Allows Service in County Facilities  07/05/2017

Thank you to Ann Pollard for keeping us abreast of Oklahoma HB 1235, which passed and was signed by their Governor.  This bill allows a person ...

More details ...

Oregon Bill Passes  07/05/2017

Oregon HB 2618 has passed and will become effective 1/1/2018.  It raises the fees to be collected by the sheriff as follows:

    More details ...

California Assembly Bill 976 Re Electronic Service  07/05/2017

California Assembly Bill 976 is active and addresses electronic service.  It is currently in the Senate Appropriations Committee. 

More details ...

Indiana Sheriff Fees Rise  07/05/2017

Indiana service fees are $28 effective 7/1/17 due to an addition of $3 for a clerk processing fee.

More details ...

AZ HB 2220 regulates access to efiling  05/03/2017

https://legiscan.com/AZ/bill/HB2220/2017

More details ...

FL SB1424 Electronic requirements  05/03/2017

FL SB1424 was introduced March 2nd.  It has not progressed in the Senate.  This bill would address electronic service being made by certain ...

More details ...

CA 1093 amends some civil process codes  05/03/2017

CA 1093 revises requirements for renewing of certificate of registration, addresses service upon a commercial mailbox and service of a renewal judgmen ...

More details ...

Michigan SB 226 addresses fee and milage charges  05/03/2017

Michigan SB 226 looks like it will die in committee.  It was meant to establish fees and mileage charges for process servers.

http ...

More details ...

Alabama HB360 Establishes Sheriff Fees  05/03/2017

This bill establishes a $25 process service fee and sets up a fund for the to be deposited.

https://legiscan.com/AL/bill/HB360/2017

More details ...

Idaho HB0203 Passed  05/03/2017

Idaho has passed its bill for efiling.

https://legiscan.com/ID/bill/H0203/2017

More details ...

Indiana Legislation  04/11/2017

Inaccurate information regarding Indiana legislation has b ...

More details ...

Florida HB511 Revises Addresses Many issues in Florida  02/11/2017

This bill revises authority of the special process servers, who can serve civil witness fees, revises documentation of service and return-of-service, ...

More details ...

Georgia HB15 Would Mandate Efiling  02/03/2017

Georgia House Bill 15 sets a deadline of January1, 2018 to mandate efiling, barring hardship to the clerk.

More details ...

Vermont HB4 Proposes changing Time Calculations  01/24/2017

This bill changes the wording for time from ...

More details ...

Colorado HB 17-1095 Addresses Secured Communities  01/20/2017

Colorado HB17-1095 would allow process servers to serve a person employed to secure a secured or gated community, or the property manager or managing ...

More details ...

Oregon HB2618 Proposes Increases for Sheriff Fees  01/19/2017

The proposed fee increases are ...

More details ...

Oklahoma HB1235 Addresses Alternative Methods of Service  01/19/2017

In summary this bill relates to servic ...

More details ...

Nebraska Legislature Bill 509 Changes Issuance of Subpoenas  01/19/2017

There are many changes to this bill.   ...

More details ...

Indiana is Conflicted in Raising Sheriffs Fees  01/19/2017

The Sheriffs in Indiana have b ...

More details ...

Arizona SB1075 proposes Aggravated Assault on Process Server  01/19/2017

This bill proposes aggravated assault cha ...

More details ...

Washington SB5273 Proposes Mandatory Efiling by 12/31/19  01/19/2017

This bill proposes mandatory e-filing and provides funds to implement e-filing.  Read the full text.

More details ...

Virginia SB 823 would allow process servers access to limited access communities  01/04/2017

Virginia Legislation introduced to require An employee or agent of an owner of multifamily residential real estate or a common interest community, as ...

More details ...

Service on Florida Financial Institutions Effective January 1, 2017  01/04/2017

48.092 has been created to address service upon a financial institution.   ...

More details ...

Arizona SB1018 would allow Certified Process Servers access to motor vehicle records  01/04/2017

SB 1018 adds certified process servers to Section 28-455 as authorized to access motor vehicle ...

More details ...

South Carolina Bill 3337 would revise filing and recording fees  01/04/2017

In this proposed bill Section 8-21-310 of the 1976 Code, would be stricken in its ...

More details ...

NYS00029 would replace bound paper record keeping for process servers with third party contractor  01/04/2017

S00029 Text:

More details ...

Michigan HB 4924  12/01/2016

Michigan HB 4924 would allow for increases to process serv ...

More details ...

District Court Fees Changing December 1st  11/16/2016

The following are some of the fees changing December 1st.  A complete list can be found here http://www.insd.uscourts.gov/news/notice-increase-ce ...

More details ...

Proposed Ohio Civil Rules Changes  11/09/2016

Ohio Civil Rule 4.2 This proposed change would allow for confidentiality of service through the Secretary of State.  This allows for victims o ...

More details ...

NYSPPSA Gets Felony Assault Bill Passed!  06/20/2016

After five long years our fellow servers in New York have succeeded in passing a bill making it a class D felony to assault a process server while he/ ...

More details ...

Hawaii SB7  02/10/2016

This bill introduced in Hawaii makes the following assault in the second degree.  It reads, in part:

 More details ...

New rules for Federal Courts take affect December 1, 2015  10/29/2015

Please take note of the new rules for Federal Courts that take affect December 1, 2015.  This information is pertinent to all of our services of ...

More details ... FRCP 2015 Amendments - Effective December.pdf

Washington HB5387  08/18/2015

Washington State recently passed HB 5387. This bill consists of rules for the Secretary of State and corporations. In this bill there is an allowanc ...

More details ...

Michigan HB4786  08/18/2015

This bill allows process servers into a gated community and requires businesses to grant access to process servers. Failure to comply is punishable b ...

More details ...