SB 1166 Authorizes certain counties to adopt ordinances to impose civil fines for certain misdemeanors
LR Number:4276S.01P Fiscal Note:4276-01
Committee:Judiciary and Civil & Criminal Jurisprudence
Last Action:04/29/04 - Hearing Conducted H Local Government Committee Journal page:
Effective Date:August 28, 2004
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Current Bill Summary

SB 1166 - The act adds Cass County to the provision allowing a county to adopt rules, regulations, or ordinances to impose a civil fine of not more than $1,000 per violation for certain misdemeanors. The appointed county counselor prosecutes such violations. Fines collected pursuant to this act shall be paid into the county general fund to be used to pay for the cost of enforcement of such offenses.

This act is similar to a provision contained in CCS/SS/SCS/HCS/HBs 795, 972, 1128 & 1161 (TAT).