§ 300.010 Definitions
§ 300.015 Police administration
§ 300.020 Duty of traffic division
§ 300.025 Records of traffic violations
§ 300.030 Traffic division to investigate accidents
§ 300.035 Traffic accident studies
§ 300.040 Traffic accident reports
§ 300.045 Driver files to be maintained
§ 300.050 Traffic division to submit annual traffic safety report
§ 300.055 Traffic division to designate method of identifying funeral processions
§ 300.060 City traffic engineer
§ 300.065 Emergency and experimental regulations
§ 300.070 Traffic commission established — powers and duties
§ 300.075 Authority of police and fire department officials
§ 300.080 Obedience to police and fire department officials
§ 300.085 Persons propelling push carts or riding animals to obey traffic regulations
§ 300.090 Use of coasters, roller skates and similar devices restricted
§ 300.095 Public employees to obey traffic regulations
§ 300.100 Authorized emergency vehicles — permitted acts of drivers
§ 300.105 Operation of vehicles on approach of authorized emergency vehicles
§ 300.110 Immediate notice of accident within city
§ 300.115 Written report of accident
§ 300.120 When driver unable to report
§ 300.130 Authority to install traffic control devices
§ 300.135 Manual and specifications for traffic control devices
§ 300.140 Obedience to traffic control devices
§ 300.145 When official traffic control devices required for enforcement purposes
§ 300.150 Official traffic control devices — presumption of legality
§ 300.155 Traffic control signal legend — right turn on red light, when
§ 300.160 Pedestrian control signals
§ 300.165 Flashing signals
§ 300.170 Lane direction control signals
§ 300.175 Display of unauthorized signs, signals or markings
§ 300.180 Interference with official traffic control devices or railroad signs or ..
§ 300.185 Authority to establish play streets
§ 300.190 Play streets
§ 300.195 City traffic engineer to designate crosswalks and establish safety zones
§ 300.200 Traffic lanes
§ 300.205 State speed laws applicable
§ 300.210 Regulation of speed by traffic signals
§ 300.215 Required position and method of turning at intersection
§ 300.220 Authority to place and obedience to turning markers
§ 300.225 Authority to place restricted turn signs
§ 300.230 Obedience to no-turn signs
§ 300.235 Limitations on turning around
§ 300.240 Authority to sign one-way streets and alleys
§ 300.245 One-way streets and alleys
§ 300.250 Authority to restrict direction of movement on streets during certain periods
§ 300.255 Through streets designated
§ 300.260 Signs required at through streets
§ 300.265 Other intersections where stop or yield required
§ 300.270 Stop and yield signs
§ 300.275 Vehicle entering stop intersection
§ 300.280 Vehicle entering yield intersection
§ 300.285 Emerging from alley, driveway or building
§ 300.290 Stop when traffic obstructed
§ 300.295 Obedience to signal indicating approach of train
§ 300.300 Following emergency vehicle prohibited
§ 300.305 Crossing fire hose
§ 300.310 Driving through funeral or other procession
§ 300.315 Driving in procession
§ 300.325 When permits required for parades and processions
§ 300.330 Vehicle shall not be driven on a sidewalk — prohibition on obstruction of ..
§ 300.335 Limitations on backing
§ 300.340 Opening and closing vehicle doors
§ 300.345 Riding on motorcycles, additional passenger, requirements
§ 300.347 Riding bicycle on sidewalks, limitations — motorized bicycles prohibited
§ 300.348 All-terrain vehicles, prohibited — exceptions, operation of all-terrain ..
§ 300.350 Riding bicycles, sleds, roller skates, by attaching to another vehicle, ..
§ 300.355 Controlled access
§ 300.360 Railroad trains not to block streets
§ 300.365 Driving through safety zone prohibited
§ 300.370 Pedestrians subject to traffic control devices
§ 300.375 Pedestrians’ right-of-way in crosswalks
§ 300.380 Pedestrians to use right half of crosswalks
§ 300.385 Crossing at right angles
§ 300.390 When pedestrian shall yield
§ 300.395 Prohibited crossing
§ 300.400 Obedience of pedestrians to bridge and railroad signals
§ 300.405 Pedestrians walking along roadways
§ 300.410 Drivers to exercise highest degree of care
§ 300.411 Distance to be maintained when overtaking a bicycle
§ 300.415 Standing or parking close to curb
§ 300.420 Signs or markings indicating angle parking
§ 300.425 Obedience to angle parking signs or markers
§ 300.430 Permits for loading or unloading at an angle to the curb
§ 300.435 Lamps on parked vehicles
§ 300.440 Stopping, standing or parking prohibited
§ 300.445 Parking not to obstruct traffic
§ 300.450 Parking in alleys
§ 300.455 Parking for certain purposes prohibited
§ 300.460 Parking adjacent to schools
§ 300.465 Parking prohibited on narrow streets
§ 300.470 Standing or parking on one-way streets
§ 300.475 Standing or parking on one-way roadways
§ 300.480 No stopping, standing or parking near hazardous or congested places
§ 300.485 City traffic engineer to designate curb loading zones
§ 300.490 Permits for curb loading zones
§ 300.495 Standing in passenger curb loading zone
§ 300.500 Standing in freight curb loading zones
§ 300.505 City traffic engineer to designate public carrier stops and stands
§ 300.510 Stopping, standing and parking of buses and taxicabs regulated
§ 300.515 Restricted use of bus and taxicab stands
§ 300.520 Application of ordinance
§ 300.525 Regulations not exclusive
§ 300.530 Parking prohibited at all times on certain streets
§ 300.535 Parking prohibited during certain hours on certain streets
§ 300.540 Stopping, standing or parking prohibited during certain hours on certain ..
§ 300.545 Parking signs required
§ 300.550 Commercial vehicles prohibited from using certain streets
§ 300.555 When person charged may elect to appear at bureau
§ 300.560 Duties of traffic violations bureau
§ 300.565 Traffic violations bureau to keep records
§ 300.570 Additional duties of traffic violations bureau
§ 300.575 Forms and records of traffic citations and arrests
§ 300.580 Procedure of police officers
§ 300.585 Uniform traffic ticket to be issued when vehicle illegally parked or stopped
§ 300.590 Warning of arrest sent upon failure to appear
§ 300.600 Cities may adopt ordinance by reference

Terms Used In Missouri Laws > Chapter 300 - Model Traffic Ordinance

  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • following: when used by way of reference to any section of the statutes, mean the section next preceding or next following that in which the reference is made, unless some other section is expressly designated in the reference. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Heretofore: means any time previous to the day when the statute containing it takes effect. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Month: means a calendar month, and "year" means a calendar year unless otherwise expressed, and is equivalent to the words year of our Lord. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • Property: includes real and personal property. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • State: when applied to any of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • United States: includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020