RULE 15. PAYMENT OF FINES AND PENALTIES. A) Infractions. Infraction penalties shall be paid no later than at the conclusion of any requested hearing. A defendant who does not request a contested hearing or a mitigation hearing, but who would like to make payments towards the applicable infraction penalty without appearing in court, may make payment arrangements with the court administrator within fifteen (15) days of the issuance of the notice of infraction. B) Attorney and Jury Fees - Reimbursement. The court may require partial or full reimbursement to the city for the cost of court appointed counsel and/or jury fees from those defendants the court finds able to pay. C) Other Costs and Fees. The court may require reimbursement to the city of other costs and fees as provided by statute including but not limited to: costs of incarceration, interpreter fees, emergency response fees, blood/breath testing, and expenses incurred for service of warrants. Assessments of costs and fees shall be subject to limitations provided by statute. D) Conditions of Time Payment. All time payments in criminal payments shall be paid at the rate of fifty dollars ($50.00) per month or the total amount due divided by eleven, whichever is greater, unless a different payment schedule is approved by the court. E) Petition to Modify. The defendant may petition the court to modify monetary payments at any time due to his/her changed financial condition. F) Revocation of Probation. Probation shall be revoked for willful failure to pay fines, costs or other assessments.
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