Tagged: municipal court reform

SB572 passes senate, sent back to fiscal review

SB572 passes senate, sent back to fiscal review

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – SB572, dubbed as the second act to last year’s SB5 offered also by Sen. Eric Schmitt, R-Glendale, passed unanimously in the Senate Tuesday. SB572 seeks to modify provisions relating to municipal...

Local governments not filing financial reports correctly

Local governments not filing financial reports correctly

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Continuing the municipal courts initiative, Auditor Nicole Galloway released the first in a series of monthly summary reports focusing on state law compliance of local governments. Wednesday’s summary showed 52...

Schmitt pre-files bill to continue municipal court reforms

Schmitt pre-files bill to continue municipal court reforms

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Sen. Eric Schmitt, R-Glendale, has filed a bill that will build upon last session’s SB5, which limited the amount of revenue municipalities could derive from traffic fines and court costs....