SB 307 Allows Kansas City to collect an additional fourteen dollars in municipal ordinance violation cases
Sponsor: Justus
LR Number: 1665S.01I Fiscal Note: 1665-01N.ORG
Committee: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence
Last Action: 4/18/2011 - Hearing Conducted S Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence Committee Journal Page:
Title: Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2011

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SB 307 - This act allows Kansas City to charge an additional fourteen dollar per case court cost for municipal ordinance violation cases. This additional court cost shall be used to fund legal representation for indigent defendants who participate in the municipal court's mental health court, drug court, or veterans court. After funding legal representation for these individuals, the money may also be used to fund legal representation for indigent defendants in other municipal court matters or other expenses of the municipal court.

This act is similar to HB 772 (2011).

EMILY KALMER