§ 622.015 Transfer of all powers and duties of the public service commission ..
§ 622.027 Rules, procedure
§ 622.030 Administrative law judges, powers and duties — hearing procedure — …
§ 622.035 Record of formal hearings to be taken by reporter, exception — review …
§ 622.090 Powers and duties of division of motor carrier and railroad safety
§ 622.100 Definitions
§ 622.110 Application of law to foreign and interstate commerce
§ 622.115 Record disposal, when
§ 622.120 Administrative law judges and employees, oath, eligibility for office
§ 622.130 Prohibition against solicitation and gifts — penalties for violation, …
§ 622.140 Division of motor carrier and railroad safety conferences, cooperative ..
§ 622.150 Authority for division of motor carrier and railroad safety to enter into ..
§ 622.160 Arbitration by division
§ 622.170 Delegation of authority
§ 622.190 Division’s authority to establish system of accounts — access to accounts.
§ 622.200 Annual report filed by railroads — form of reports — information in report …
§ 622.210 Orders of the division, written and entered in division’s records — records …
§ 622.220 Copies of official documents evidence of originals, when
§ 622.230 Fees and charges, collected when
§ 622.240 Authority of division to require safety devices and safeguards — …
§ 622.250 Division’s authority of general supervision, duty to examine and be ..
§ 622.260 Investigation of acts or omissions by division — complaints made to …
§ 622.290 Injunctions, when sought — answer to petition, time to answer — joinder of …
§ 622.300 Divisions estimation of expenses to be incurred during fiscal year — …
§ 622.310 Division documents, public records, when — hearings on pending legislation, …
§ 622.320 Complaints made by division or other party — joinder of claims — dismissal …
§ 622.330 Complaints by carriers or other parties
§ 622.340 Intervention by a party, when, subpoena of witnesses — report of division’s …
§ 622.350 Burden of proof in all proceedings
§ 622.360 Subpoenas, issuance, process, fees, costs — documents furnished to …
§ 622.370 Production of documents and records, ordered when
§ 622.380 Failure to obey subpoena, produce documents, be examined or swear to ..
§ 622.390 Immunity for certain persons testifying or producing documents, when, ..
§ 622.400 Information not open to public, when, penalty for disclosure, misdemeanor
§ 622.410 Service of division’s orders — notification of receipt of order — order …
§ 622.420 Application for rehearing, when granted — application, contents — …
§ 622.430 Review by circuit court of order, procedure
§ 622.440 Circuit court’s staying or suspending operation of division’s order, when, ..
§ 622.450 Appellate review, procedure, record on appeal — docket placement, …
§ 622.460 Effect of final orders of division
§ 622.470 Falsification or destruction of accounts or records or false statements to ..
§ 622.480 Penalty for violating state law or an order of division — violations are …
§ 622.490 Penalty for an officer or agent violating state law or an order of ..
§ 622.500 Penalties are cumulative
§ 622.510 Actions to recover penalties, forfeiture or to enforce division’s powers, ..
§ 622.520 Substantial compliance, effect on rules and regulations of division, ..
§ 622.530 Liability for unlawful acts
§ 622.540 Exemption from liability of a carrier by contract or regulation
§ 622.550 Enforcement powers of peace officers and division enforcement personnel, ..
§ 622.555 Skill performance evaluation certificate granted, when — application, …
§ 622.600 Definitions
§ 622.602 Application of sections 622.600 to 622.620
§ 622.604 Registration required, when, exceptions
§ 622.606 Certificates or permits issued before 1995, effect — procedure — transport …
§ 622.608 Applications, form, content — license fee — determination of sufficiency, …
§ 622.610 Transfer of property carrier registration, permitted, when — restrictions …
§ 622.612 Suspension, revocation or amendment of registration — grounds, notice, …
§ 622.615 Orders and decisions of division conclusive and admissible as evidence in ..
§ 622.617 Records not open to public — penalty for divulging confidential information.
§ 622.620 Training requirements for enforcement personnel to be adopted by division — …

Terms Used In Missouri Laws > Chapter 622 - Motor Carrier and Railroad Safety

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Common carrier: includes every motor carrier, as defined in section Missouri Laws 622.100
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • 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.
  • Corporation: includes a corporation, company, association, limited liability company, limited liability partnership and joint stock association or company. See Missouri Laws 622.100
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Deposition: An oral statement made before an officer authorized by law to administer oaths. Such statements are often taken to examine potential witnesses, to obtain discovery, or to be used later in trial.
  • Division: the division of motor carrier and railroad safety within the department of economic development. See Missouri Laws 622.100
  • Division staff: all personnel of the division, except those individuals assigned to the administrative law judge section. See Missouri Laws 622.100
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • 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.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • 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
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Heretofore: means any time previous to the day when the statute containing it takes effect. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • 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.
  • Line: includes route. See Missouri Laws 622.100
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • 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
  • Municipality: includes a city, village or town. See Missouri Laws 622.100
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Person: includes an individual, corporation, governmental entity, and a firm or partnership. See Missouri Laws 622.100
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • Property: includes real and personal property. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Railroad: includes every railroad and railway, other than street railroad, by whatsoever power operated for public use in the conveyance of persons or property for compensation, with all bridges, ferries, tunnels, equipment, switches, spurs, tracks, stations, real estate and terminal facilities of every kind used, operated, controlled or owned by or in connection with any such railroad. See Missouri Laws 622.100
  • Railroad corporation: includes every person, their lessees, trustees or receivers owning, holding, operating, controlling or managing any railroad or railway or any cars or other equipment used thereon or in connection therewith. See Missouri Laws 622.100
  • Rate: every individual or joint rate, fare, toll, charge, reconsigning charge, rental or other compensation of any corporation, person or common carrier or any schedule or tariff thereof. See Missouri Laws 622.100
  • Remand: When an appellate court sends a case back to a lower court for further proceedings.
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • Service: includes not only the use and accommodations afforded consumers or patrons, but also any product or commodity furnished by any corporation, person or carrier and the plant, equipment, apparatus, appliances, property and facilities employed by any corporation, person or carrier in performing any service or in furnishing any product or commodity and devoted to the public purposes of such corporation, person or carrier, and to the use and accommodation of consumers or patrons. See Missouri Laws 622.100
  • 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
  • Street railroad: includes every railroad by whatsoever type of power operated, and all extensions and branches thereof and supplementary facilities thereto for public use in the conveyance of persons or property for compensation, mainly providing local transportation service upon the streets, highways and public places in a municipality, or in and adjacent to a municipality, and including all cars, buses and other rolling stock, equipment, switches, spurs, tracks, poles, wires, conduits, cables, subways, tunnels, stations, terminals and real estate of every kind used, operated or owned in connection therewith. See Missouri Laws 622.100
  • Street railroad corporation: includes every person, their lessees, trustees or receivers, owning, holding, operating, controlling or managing any street railroad as herein defined. See Missouri Laws 622.100
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Subpoena duces tecum: A command to a witness to produce documents.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Transportation of persons: includes every service in connection with or incidental to the safety, comfort or convenience of the person transported and the receipt, carriage and delivery of such person and the person's baggage. See Missouri Laws 622.100
  • Transportation of property: includes any service in connection with the receiving, delivery, elevation, transfer in transit, ventilation, refrigeration, storage, and handling of the property transported. See Missouri Laws 622.100
  • 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
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.
  • Writ of certiorari: An order issued by the Supreme Court directing the lower court to transmit records for a case for which it will hear on appeal.