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For each subpoena, twenty-five cents; for each execution, writ of restitution, writ of retorno habenda or mittimus, fifty cents; for approving each bond or recognizance including all orders and affidavits in relation thereto, one dollar; for each transcript, one dollar; for each transcript to secure a lien on real estate, one dollar and fifty cents. The fees in cases of estrays shall be one dollar. The above shall be the only fees allowed a justice of the peace or police magistrate in a case pending before him. A justice of the peace or police magistrate shall also be entitled to the following fees in a case not pending before him: For each certificate or jurat, twenty-five cents; for taking the acknowledgment of each chattel mortgage and entering same on his docket, fifty cents; for taking depositions for each one hundred words, fifteen cents; for each marriage ceremony performed by him, including certificate, two dollars. In all counties of the first, second and third class the fees of the justices of the peace, police magistrates, constables, jurors and witnesses in criminal cases, shall be the same as those allowed for similar services in civil cases, and in all criminal cases where the fees cannot be collected of the party convicted, or where the prosecution fails, the county board shall direct that the cost of the prosecution, or so much thereof as shall seem just and equitable, shall be paid out of the county treasury: Provided, that the costs in criminal and quasi-criminal prosecutions for the violation of an ordinance of an incorporated city, town or other municipal body where the provisions of the charters of such towns, cities or municipal bodies do not prohibit the payment of such costs, may be paid by such city, town or other municipal body in the discretion of the city council or board of trustees or commissioners of such incorporated cities, towns or other municipal-bodies. § 41. The fees of constables in counties of the first, second and third class for any service rendered by them shall be the same as the fees allowed to the sheriffs of said counties for similar services. § 2. Section 42 of an Act entitled, “An Act concerning fees and salaries and to classify the several counties in this State with reference thereto”, approved March 29, 1872, in force July 1, 1872, as amended, is repealed. APPROVED June 28, 1919.

MASTERS IN CHANCERY.

§ 1. Amends section 20, Act of 1872. $ 20. Fees. (House, BILL No. 599. APPROVED JUNE 28, 1919.)

AN ACT to amend section 20 of an Act entitled, “An Act concerning fees and salaries, and to classify the several counties of this State with reference thereto", approved March 29, 1872, in force July 1, 1872, title as amended by Act approved March 28, 1874, in force July 1, 1874, said section 20 being amended by Act approved May 25, 1877, in force July 1, 1877, and by Act approved April 22, 1907, in force July 1, 1907. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois represented in the General Assembly: That section 20 of Act entitled,

“An Act concerning fees and salaries, and to classify the several counties of this State with reference thereto”, approved March 29, 1872, in force July 1, 1872, title as amended by Act approved March 28, 1874, in force July 1, 1874, said section 20 being amended by Act approved May 25, 1857, in force July 1, 1877, and being further amended by Act approved April 22, 1907, in force July 1, 1907, be amended so that said section 20 shall read as follows:

MASTERS IN CHANCERY

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§ 20. Fees of] For administering oaths and signing jurat, when not taking evidence or depositions, ten cents. For taking acknowledgement or proof of any deed, or written instrument, twenty-five cents. For taking depositions and certifying, for every one hundred words, fifteen cents. For taking and reporting testimony under order of court, the same fee as for taking depositions. For issuing certificates of indebtedness, redemption and satisfaction upon decrees providing for sales at end of redemption period, two dollars for each certificate and duplicate thereof. For making sales and certificates and deeds thereon, the same fees, commissions and allowances as sheriffs; but in no suit or other proceeding shall such commission exceed two hundred dollars. For making a deed alone, in other cases, when required by order or decree of court, three dollars. For report of sale in every suit or proceeding when a sale is had, three dollars. For report of distribution of proceeds of sale, when made separately from report of sale, three dollars. For hearing and deciding application for writs of me ereat or injunction, to be advanced by the complainant and taxed with costs, five dollars. For ordering, or refusing to order, a writ of habeas corpus or certiorari, five dollars. In all cases where a special master in chancery has been appointed he shall receive for his services the same fees as those allowed by law to the master in chancery. In all counties hereafter masters in chancery may receive for examining questions in issue referred to them, and reporting conclusions thereon, and also in cases where the defendants are in default but under the order of reference the master is required to find and report conclusions, such compensation as the court may deem just; and for services not enumerated above in this section and which has been and may be imposed by statute or special order, they may receive such compensation as the court may allow. The court may also include as a part of such master’s fees a reasonable allowance not to exceed fifteen cents per hundred words for stenographer's services in cases where the master shall certify that a stenographer was necessarily employed, and shall attach to his report a certified copy of the testimony taken by such stenographer. Upon reference of any matter to the master in chancery the court may, in its discretion, at the time of such reference or at any subsequent time, order any party seeking to offer evidence before the master to deposit with the clerk of the court such sum or sums as may be fixed by the court to secure the payment of any part or all of the costs of such reference; and the court may, in its discretion, before the master shall be required to make a report in any cause, order the payment of all costs incurred before the master, the same to be taxed equitably in such manner as directed by the court. APPROVED June 28, 1919.

RECORDER OF DEEDS.

§ 1. Amends section 2, Act of 1905. § 2. Fees. (House BILL No. 58. APPROVED JUNE 28, 1919.)

AN ACT to amend an Act entitled, “An Act to provide for the fees of certain officers therein named in counties of the third class, to wit: Sheriff, recorder and county clerk,” approved May 16, 1905, in force July 1, 1905, as subsequently amended, by amending section 2 thereof. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: That an Act entitled, “An Act to provide for the fees of certain officers therein named in counties of the third class, to wit: Sheriff, recorder and county clerk,” approved May 16, 1905, in force July 1, 1905, as subsequently amended, be and the same is hereby amended by amending section 2 thereof to read as follows: FEES OF RECORDER OF DEEDs]. § 2. For recording any deed or other instrument in writing, for every one hundred words, or fraction thereof, ten cents, and twenty-five cents for the certificate of the recorder of the time of filing the deed or instrument for record, and the book and page of the record. For recording maps or plats of additions, subdivisions or otherwise, for each tract, parcel or lot contained therein, ten cents, and twenty-five cents for the certificate of the time of filing the same for record, and the book and page of the record thereof. For certified copies of records, the same fees as herein allowed for recording. APPROVED June 28, 1919.

SHERIFFS.

§ 1. Amends section 19, Act of 1872. § 19. Fees. (House BILL No. 741. APPRoved JUNE 28, 1919.)

AN ACT to amend section 19 of an Act entitled, “An Act concerning fees and salaries and to classify the several counties of this State with reference thereto,” approved March 29, 1872, in force July 1, 1872, as amended. SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois, represented in the General Assembly: Section 19 of an Act entitled, “An Act concerning fees and salaries and to classify the several counties of this State with reference thereto,” approved March 29, 1872, in force July 1, 1872, as amended, is amended to read as follows: § 19. The fees of sheriffs in counties of the first and second class shall be as follows: For serving a writ of summons on each defendant in counties of the first class, one dollar; second class, one dollar.

For serving chancery summons and copy, or writ of injunction and copy, in counties of the first class, one dollar; second class, one dollar. For taking special bail, seventy-five cents in each county. For serving a subpoena on each witness, in counties of the first class, fifty cents; second class, fifty cents. For advertising property for sale, one dollar. For returning each writ or other process, twenty-five cents. Mileage for each mile of necessary travel to serve any such writ or process as aforesaid, calculating from the place of holding the court to the place of residence of the defendant, or witness, seven and one-half cents each way, except subpoena which shall be five cents per mile. For summoning each juror, in counties of first class, fifty cents; second class, fifty cents, with five cents mileage each way in all counties. For serving notice of executions, or levying an execution or serving an attachment, in counties of first class, one dollar; in second class, one dollar, and mileage seven and one-half cents each way in all counties. z For taking possession of and removing property levied on, the officer shall be allowed to tax the actual cost of such possession or removal. For serving and returning a scire facias to revive a judgment, foreclose a mortgage, or against bail, in counties of first class, one dollar; in second class, one dollar. For committing each prisoner to jail, in counties of first class, fifty cents; second class, fifty cents, payable out of the county treasury, unless paid by the defendant. For discharging each prisoner from jail, in counties of first and second class, fifty cents, payable out of the county treasury, unless paid by the defendant. For dieting each prisoner, such compensation to cover the actual cost as may be fixed by the county board, but such compensation shall be considered a part of the fees of the office. For attending before a judge with prisoner, on a writ of habeas corpus, in counties of first and second class, two dollars and fifty cents per day. For each mile of necessary travel in taking such prisoner before the judge, as aforesaid, five cents each way. For serving a writ of possession, restitution, assistance or ejectment without aid, two dollars, and when aid is necessary the sheriff shall be allowed to tax in addition the actual cost thereof, and for each mile of necessary travel, ten cents each way. For executing a writ of ad quod dam num, attending the inquest and returning the writ with the verdict of the jury, two dollars. For attending the Circuit and County Courts, and for attending the County Court sitting for probate business at request of the judge, the time to be certified to by the judge, not more than five dollars per day, to be allowed and paid out of the county treasury. For executing and acknowledging a deed of sale of real estate, in o of first class, two dollars; in counties of second class, two (10||ars.

For preparing, executing and acknowledging a deed on redemption from a master’s sale of real estate in counties of first class, three dollars, in counties of second class, three dollars. I'or making certificates of sale, and making and filing duplicato, in counties of first class, one dollar; in counties of second calss |class], one dollar. For making certificate of redemption, one dollar and fifty cents. For certificate of levy and filing, one dollar, and the fee for recording shall be advanced by plaintiff in execution and charged up as costs. For taking all bonds on legal process, in counties of first class, one dollar; in second class, one dollar. For serving grand jury witnesses, fifty cents and mileage five cents each way, payable out of the county treasury. For executing capias in criminal cause, where the offense is in: famous, three dollars, and milage for each mile of necessary travel five cents each way. For executing capias where the offense is not infamous, in counties of first class, one dollar; second class, one dollar, and mileage for each mile of necessary travel seven and one-half cents each way. JFor executing requisitions from other states, five dollars. For conveying each prisoner from his own county to the jail of a foreign county, per mile, for going, only, twenty-five cents. For conveying convicts to the penitentiary or reform school from any county, the following fees, payable out of the State treasury, viz: Where only one convict is conveyed at and after the rate of twentyfive cents for each and every mile necessarily traveled in going to the penitentiary or the reform school from the place of conviction. Where two convicts are conveyed by the said sheriff at the same time, he shall receive at and after the rate of twenty-five cents per mile for first, and fifteen cents per mile for the second convict. Where more than two are conveyed at the same time to the penitentiary or reform school as aforesaid, he shall be allowed twenty-five cents per mile for the first, fifteen cents per mile for the second, and ten cents per mile for each of the residue. For conveying any person to or from any of the charitable institutions of the State, when properly committed by some competent authority, twenty-five cents per mile. For conveying a convict from the penitentiary to the county jail when required by law, thirty cents per mile. For attending Supreme Court, three dollars per day. In addition to the above fees, there shall be allowed to the sheriffs in counties of the first and second class, a commission of 3 per centum on all sales of real and personal estate, which shall be made by virtue of any execution or any decree of a court of chancery, where the money arising from such sales shall not exceed two hundred dollars; but in all cases where the amount of such sale shall exceed that sum, then

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