ATTENTION: Governor Tom Corbett recently signed into law Act 113 and Act 126 of 2014 resulting in a fee increase of $12.00 to supplement the Judicial Computer Project/Access to Justice/Criminal Justice Enhancement Account. The Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Court's memo dated July 11, 2014 outlines how to comply with legislation recently signed into law by the Governor.
Effective August 8, 2014, the Mercer County Prothonotary’s Office will be implementing this fee increase of $12.00 on new civil actions including divorces and custody actions. Any documents presented for recording on or after August 8, 2014 without the correct fee will be rejected. ANY QUESTIONS, OR CONCERNS PLEASE CONTACT the PROTHONOTARY’S OFFICE AT 724-662-3800, Ext 2261, GOVERNOR CORBETT'S OFFICE AT 570-614-2090 OR THE ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICE OF PENNSYLVANIA COURTS AT 717-231-3300.