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Amended Complain; filing fee   

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(a) The fee for filing an amended complaint or amendment to a complaint in a civil action or proceeding in the superior court other than in a limited civil case is seventy-five dollars ($75).

(b) The fee for filing a cross-complaint, amended cross-complaint, or amendment to a cross-complaint in a civil action or proceeding in the superior court other than in a limited civil case is seventy-five dollars ($75).

(c) A party shall not be required to pay the fee provided by this section for an amended complaint, amendment to a complaint, amended cross-complaint, or amendment to a cross-complaint more than one time in any action.

(d) The fee provided by this section shall not apply to any of the following:

(1) An amended pleading or amendment to a pleading ordered by the court to be filed.

(2) An amended pleading or amendment to a pleading that only names previously fictitiously named defendants.

(e) This section shall become inoperative on July 1, 2000, and, as of January 1, 2001, is repealed, unless a later enacted statute, that becomes effective on or before January 1, 2001, deletes or extends the dates on which it becomes inoperative and is repealed.

(Amended by Stats. 1998, Ch. 931, Sec. 204.)