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Legislation #: 060351 Introduction Date: 3/30/2006
Type: Ordinance Effective Date: none
Sponsor: None
Title: Amending Chapter 2, Code of Ordinances, by enacting a new Section 2-1466, Missouri statewide court automation program surcharge, to enact an additional surcharge of $7.00 for cases in the Kansas City Municipal Division of the 16th Judicial Circuit to be paid to the State of Missouri for participation in the statewide court automation program.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
3/28/2006 Filed by the Clerk's office
3/30/2006 Referred to Finance and Audit Committee
4/5/2006 Advance and Do Pass, Debate
4/6/2006 Passed

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ORDINANCE NO. 060351

 

Amending Chapter 2, Code of Ordinances, by enacting a new Section 2-1466, Missouri statewide court automation program surcharge, to enact an additional surcharge of $7.00 for cases in the Kansas City Municipal Division of the 16th Judicial Circuit to be paid to the State of Missouri for participation in the statewide court automation program.

 

WHEREAS, the State of Missouri, acting through the Office of State Courts Administrator, has embarked on the statewide court automation program; and

 

WHEREAS, participation in the statewide court automation program will result in improved efficiency in the operation of the Kansas City Municipal Division of the 16th Judicial Court; and

 

WHEREAS, to participate in the statewide court automation program the City is required by Section 476.056.1(1), RSMo, to enact a $7.00 surcharge which is payable to the State of Missouri; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

Section 1. That Chapter 2, Code of Ordinances of the City of Kansas City, Missouri, is hereby amended by enacting a new Section 2-1466, Missouri statewide court automation program surcharge, to read as follows:

 

Sec. 2-1466. Missouri statewide court automation program surcharge.

 

In addition to any cost which may be assessed by the municipal division pursuant to statute, ordinance or court rule, in every proceeding filed in the municipal division for violation of an ordinance a surcharge of $7.00 shall be assessed. Such surcharge shall also be assessed in cases in which pleas of guilty are processed in the traffic violations bureau or general violations bureau. No such surcharge shall be collected when the proceeding or defendant has been dismissed by the court, when costs are waived, or when costs are to be paid by the city. Such surcharge shall be collected by the court administrator and transmitted monthly to the city treasurer. Funds collected under this subsection shall be used by the city only to pay to the Missouri director of revenue to the credit of the Missouri statewide court automation fund as provided by section 488.012.3(5) and section 488.027.2, RSMo.

 

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Approved as to form and legality:

 

 

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William Geary

Assistant City Attorney