Fines & Fees

Information about House Bill 1EX

House Bill 1EX, passed by the Georgia General Assembly during the May 2004 special legislative session, directs the Georgia Superior Court Clerks Cooperative Authority to implement a collection and accountability system for court fine and fee assessments.

The bill is a legislative mandate to regulate the collection and distribution of money collected by the court and criminal justice system. It provides penalties for failure to remit money or report collection totals.

New fines and fees became effective upon the Governor's signature.

The official website for the implementation of House Bill 1EX is named CourtTRAX.
Please click here to visit the CourtTRAX website

The CourtTRAX website has the most up-to-date information available. For your convenience however, some useful information from the CourtTRAX website is provided below:

H.B. 1EX Text
Contact Information
Frequently Asked Questions
Training Material
Legal Advice

The CourtTRAX website also provides additional resources such as a Fines and Fees calculator and various methods for finding critical information.