DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Sheriff fees. Increases fees a county sheriff may charge for reports issued by the sheriff's office, service of process in mortgage foreclosure proceedings, and service of process for civil actions. Increases the amount that a county fiscal body must appropriate to a sheriff for each verified claim filed by the sheriff for service of writs, orders, process, notices, tax warrants, or other paper completed by the sheriff. Adds county sheriffs to the list of county officers entitled to appoint a chief deputy and other deputies and employees.