Sapp v. Germanotta

Filing 11

ORDER DIRECTING MONTHLY PAYMENTS be made from Prison Account of Shamont Sapp signed by Magistrate Judge Kendall J. Newman on 5/17/2017. The Warden or a designee shall collect an initial partial filing fee and thereafter the balance in monthly paymen ts and forward to the Clerk until the $350.00 filing fee is paid in full. The Clerk is directed to serve this order and copy of plaintiff's IFP on the Mahanoy State Correctional Institution, Attention: Inmate Trust Account. The Clerk shall also serve Financial with a copy of this order. (cc: Financial)(Yin, K) Modified on 5/17/2017 (Yin, K).

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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 9 FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 10 11 SHAMONT SAPP, 12 13 14 15 No. 2:17-cv-0863 KJN P Plaintiff, v. ORDER FOR PAYMENT OF INMATE FILING FEE STEFANI JOANNE GERMANOTTA, Defendant. 16 17 To: Mahanoy State Correctional Institution, Attention: Inmate Trust Account, 301 Morea Road, 18 Frackville, Pennsylvania 17932: 19 Plaintiff, a state prisoner proceeding in forma pauperis, is obligated to pay the statutory 20 filing fee of $350.00 for this action. Plaintiff is assessed an initial partial filing fee of 20 percent 21 of the greater of: (a) the average monthly deposits to plaintiff’s trust account; or (b) the average 22 monthly balance in plaintiff’s account for the 6-month period immediately preceding the filing of 23 this action. 28 U.S.C. § 1915(b)(1). Upon payment of that initial partial filing fee, plaintiff will 24 be obligated to make monthly payments in the amount of twenty percent of the preceding month’s 25 income credited to plaintiff’s trust account. The Pennsylvania Department of Corrections is 26 required to send to the Clerk of the Court the initial partial filing fee and thereafter payments from 27 plaintiff’s prison trust account each time the amount in the account exceeds $10.00, until the 28 statutory filing fee of $350.00 is paid in full. 28 U.S.C. § 1915(b)(2). 1 1 Good cause appearing therefore, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that: 2 1. The Warden of the Mahanoy State Correctional Institution or a designee shall collect 3 from plaintiff’s prison trust account an initial partial filing fee in accordance with the provisions 4 of 28 U.S.C. § 1915(b)(1) as set forth in this order and shall forward the amount to the Clerk of 5 the Court. The payment shall be clearly identified by the name and number assigned to this 6 action. 7 2. Thereafter, the Warden of the Mahanoy State Correctional Institution or a designee 8 shall collect from plaintiff’s prison trust account monthly payments in an amount equal to twenty 9 percent (20%) of the preceding month’s income credited to the prisoner’s trust account and 10 forward payments to the Clerk of the Court each time the amount in the account exceeds $10.00 11 in accordance with 28 U.S.C. § 1915(b)(2), until the $350.00 filing fee for this action has been 12 paid in full. The payments shall be clearly identified by the name and number assigned to this 13 action. 14 3. The Clerk of the Court is directed to serve a copy of this order and a copy of plaintiff’s 15 signed in forma pauperis affidavit on the Mahanoy State Correctional Institution, Attention: 16 Inmate Trust Account, 301 Morea Road, Frackville, Pennsylvania 17932 17 4. The Clerk of the Court is directed to serve a copy of this order on the Financial 18 Department of the court. 19 Dated: May 17, 2017 20 21 22 23 sapp0863.cdc.pennsylvania 24 25 26 27 28 2

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