|SB 0624||Changes operational control of the St. Louis International Airport|
|LR Number:||2763S.02I||Fiscal Note:||2763-02|
|Committee:||Local Government and Economic Development|
|Last Action:||02/15/00 - Hearing Conducted S Local Government & Economic||Journal page:|
|Effective Date:||January 1, 2004|
SB 624 - Under this act, The Missouri-St. Louis Metropolitan
Airport Authority is given the responsibility for operation of
the Lambert-St.Louis International Airport as of January 1, 2004.
The existing Airport Authority members' terms will have expired
by the time the authority assumes responsibility for operation of
the airport in 2004. The City of St. Louis shall continue to own
the airport. The members of the Authority shall represent St.
Louis City and St. Louis, Jefferson, Franklin and St. Charles
Counties on the basis of population, one member for each 130,000
residents. This act also states that the City of St. Louis may
tax businesses conducting activities within its airport.