§ 66.010 Violation of county ordinance, where prosecuted — costs and procedures — …
§ 66.020 Style of prosecutions — complaints — sufficiency of testimony.
§ 66.030 Informations by county counselor
§ 66.040 Warrants, how directed and executed
§ 66.050 Cause heard, when — postponement — bond.
§ 66.060 Forfeiture of recognizance, when — procedure — record of judgment required, …
§ 66.070 Several persons jointly charged — amendment of complaint.
§ 66.080 Punishment assessed, when — maximum penalty.
§ 66.090 Prosecuting witness to give security for costs, when
§ 66.100 Fines recorded — how paid.
§ 66.110 Court fees and costs, how collected — disposition.
§ 66.120 Change of venue — disqualification of judge — procedure.
§ 66.130 Sheriff to enforce ordinances
§ 66.140 Procedure same as in misdemeanor cases
§ 66.200 Municipal records transmitted to county agency, when
§ 66.210 Failure to comply with section 66.200 — misdemeanor.
§ 66.220 Highway patrol records, copies to county — access.
§ 66.230 Forms
§ 66.240 Records center outside county — access.
§ 66.265 Law enforcement service — voter approval, tax levy, amount — ballot form — …
§ 66.300 County utilities license tax authorized, rate limited (St. Louis County)
§ 66.310 Revenue, how used
§ 66.320 County motor vehicle license tax authority, amount limited — exemption (St. …
§ 66.330 Revenue, how used
§ 66.340 County cigarette tax authorized, rate limit (St. Louis County)
§ 66.350 Tax to be collected by state division of collection, one percent retained ..
§ 66.351 Federal decennial census results to be used for distribution of revenue ..
§ 66.360 City cigarette tax abolished if county cigarette tax levied
§ 66.370 Revenue, how used
§ 66.380 Tax stamps, how affixed — state director of revenue to promulgate …
§ 66.390 Convention and tourism tax authorized (St. Louis County)
§ 66.391 Delinquent taxes, interest rate authorized
§ 66.395 Revenue from convention and tourism tax (St. Louis County) how used
§ 66.398 Appropriations from convention and tourism tax, limitation on
§ 66.400 Contingent fund for prosecuting attorney established — funds, how expended …
§ 66.405 Water service line fee — voter approval required — administration …
§ 66.411 Municipal fire departments, vote required to dissolve, eliminate, merge, or ..
§ 66.500 Definitions
§ 66.502 Sports facility maintenance tax submitted to voters — rate of tax — deposit …
§ 66.504 Voter approval of tax required
§ 66.506 Ballot, form
§ 66.508 Majority vote required
§ 66.510 Gross receipts tax on certain businesses, prohibited, when
§ 66.512 Revenue from tax, purposes, how used
§ 66.514 Provisions, exemptions and confidentiality of state sales tax to apply — …
§ 66.516 Refund or absorption of tax, prohibited
§ 66.600 County sales tax authorized, when — form of ballot — rate — use of brackets …
§ 66.601 Collection of sales tax may be assigned by director of revenue with consent ..
§ 66.620 County sales tax trust fund created — tax revenue, how distributed — …
§ 66.630 Taxes on motor vehicles, trailers, boats and outboard motors — how …
§ 66.700 Certain counties of first classification with required population may adopt ..
§ 66.703 Commission, appointed by circuit court to frame county constitution, ..
§ 66.705 Constitution effective, when — election to be held, when — may be by mail …
§ 66.707 Constitution certificates as ratified to be filed where
§ 66.710 Amendments to the county constitution, procedure, effective when
§ 66.711 Certain counties of the first classification may adopt alternative form of ..

Terms Used In Missouri Laws > Chapter 66 - Constitutional Charter Counties, Miscellaneous Provisions

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • 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
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • 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.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • 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
  • hereafter: means the time after 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.
  • 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
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • 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: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Personal property: includes money, goods, chattels, things in action and evidences of debt. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • 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
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.
  • voter: is used in the laws of this state it shall mean registered voter, or legal voter. See Missouri Laws 1.035