City of Parsons, KS
Labette County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Commission of the City of Parsons as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 7-5-2016 by Ord. No. 6367[1]]
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Editor's Note: This ordinance superseded former Art. I, Court Costs, adopted 5-7-2010 by Ord. No. 6208. This ordinance also provided an effective date of 7-15-2016.
Court costs shall be established in the amount of $75 for every case in which a person is found guilty, pleads guilty or nolo contendere, or is placed on diversion. In each case in which court costs are collected, the assessments for the training for municipal judges and law enforcement will be collected as specified by the State of Kansas as well as $10 from each court cost collected shall be set aside, accumulated and carried over in a fund to assist in funding court/police liabilities arising out of operating and maintaining a municipal court and jail, including but not limited to miscellaneous administrative expenses associated with Municipal Court and the operation of the jail, such as the printing of the tickets, purchase of the Standard Traffic Offense Code and Uniform Public Offense Code, and officer training expenses. Said fund shall carry over on a yearly basis.
This article shall enhance the original court cost amount set out in Charter Ordinance No. 33.[1]
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Editor's Note: See Ch. A600, Charter Ordinances.