Sullivan County, NY
 
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the County Legislature of the County of Sullivan as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 5-15-1997 by L.L. No. 1-1997]
Local Law No. 2-1993, authorizing the Probation Department to collect administrative fees in certain cases, is hereby repealed as of the effective date of this article.
A. 
Every person convicted of a crime committed in Sullivan County and on probation on the effective date of this article shall pay an administrative fee of $30 per month for probation services from the effective date of this article until probation is terminated.
B. 
Every person convicted of a crime, regardless of where the crime was committed, and serving all or part of a sentence of probation under the supervision of the Sullivan County Probation Department shall pay an administrative fee of $30 per month or any part of a month for probation services for as long as that person remains under such supervision.
[Amended 8-20-1998 by L.L. No. 5-1998]
C. 
The fee shall not be imposed as a condition of probation.
D. 
The fee established by this article may be changed from time to time by resolution of the County Legislature.
[Added 8-20-1998 by L.L. No. 5-1998]
The Director of Probation shall have the power to waive all or part of the fee where, because of the indigence of the person convicted, the payment of the fee would work an unreasonable hardship on the person convicted, on his or her immediate family, or on any other person dependent upon the person convicted for financial support.
A. 
The fee shall be paid to the Sullivan County Probation Department.
B. 
The County may seek to enforce payment of the fee in the manner set forth in § 420.10, Subdivision 6, of the Criminal Procedure Law or in any other manner permitted by law for enforcement of a debt.
[Added 8-20-1998 by L.L. No. 5-1998]
A. 
The Sullivan County Sheriff shall charge the following administrative fees:
(1) 
For fingerprinting for any purpose other than the prosecution of a criminal action or the processing or supervision of inmates in the custody of the Sheriff: $5.
(2) 
For issuance of a letter of good conduct or similar document: $10.
(3) 
For taking custody of a pistol permit or weapon pursuant to court order during the pendency of a criminal proceeding: $10.
B. 
The fees established by this article may be changed from time to time by resolution of the County Legislature.
[Adopted 2-5-2009 by L.L. No. 1-2009]
This article shall only be applicable to services provided by the Sullivan County Clerk other than in his capacity as Clerk of the Supreme Court or of the County Court, and other than in an action pending in a court of which he is clerk.
A. 
The fee for recording, entering, indexing and endorsing a certificate on any instrument shall be increased from $5 to $20.
B. 
The fee for each page or portion of a page shall be increased from $3 to $5 for each page or portion of a page.
A. 
A cover page shall not include any social security account number or date of birth.
B. 
To the extent that the County Clerk has placed an image of such cover page online, he shall make a good-faith effort to redact such information.
The provisions of this article shall become effective 30 days after this article shall become effective. This article shall become effective upon filing with the New York State Secretary of State.