Gallegos v. Perez, et al.
ORDER GRANTING 2 Motion to Proceed IFP signed by Magistrate Judge Stanley A. Boone on 2/15/2017. (Attachments: # 1 IFP Motion) (Sant Agata, S)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
1:17-cv-00183 SAB (PC)
ORDER GRANTING APPLICATION TO
PROCEED IN FORMA PAUPERIS
MANUEL PEREZ, et al.,
ORDER DIRECTING PAYMENT
OF INMATE FILING FEE BY MADERA
Plaintiff is a prisoner proceeding pro se pursuant to 42 U.S.C. ' 1983 and has requested
leave to proceed in forma pauperis pursuant to 28 U.S.C. ' 1915. Plaintiff has made the showing
required by ' 1915(a) and accordingly, the request to proceed in forma pauperis will be granted.
Plaintiff is obligated to pay the statutory filing fee of $350.00 for this action. 28 U.S.C.
' 1915(b)(1). Plaintiff is obligated to make monthly payments in the amount of twenty percent of
the preceding month=s income credited to plaintiff=s trust account. The Madera County
Department of Corrections is required to send to the Clerk of the Court payments from plaintiff=s
account each time the amount in the account exceeds $10.00, until the statutory filing fee is paid
in full. 28 U.S.C. ' 1915(b)(2).
In accordance with the above and good cause appearing therefore, IT IS HEREBY
1. Plaintiff's application to proceed in forma pauperis is GRANTED.
2. The Director of the Madera County Department of Corrections or his
designee shall collect payments from plaintiff=s prison trust account in an amount
equal to twenty percent (20%) of the preceding month=s income credited to the
prisoner=s trust account and shall forward those payments to the Clerk of the Court
each time the amount in the account exceeds $10.00, in accordance with 28 U.S.C.
' 1915(b)(2), until a total of $350.00 has been collected and forwarded to the Clerk of
the Court. The payments shall be clearly identified by the name and number
assigned to this action.
3. The Clerk of the Court is directed to serve a copy of this order and a copy of
plaintiff=s in forma pauperis application on the Director of the Madera County Department
of Corrections, via regular mail.
The Clerk of the Court is directed to serve a copy of this order on the Financial
Department, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California, Sacramento Division.
5. Within sixty (60) days of the date of service of this order, plaintiff shall submit a
certified copy of his prison trust account statement for the six-month period immediately
preceding the filing of the complaint, if plaintiff has not already done so.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
February 15, 2017
UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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