SECOND REGULAR SESSION

HOUSE BILL NO. 1207

97TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY


 

 

INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVE WILSON.

4084H.01I                                                                                                                                                  D. ADAM CRUMBLISS, Chief Clerk


 

AN ACT

To amend chapter 304, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to the use of automated photo red light enforcement systems by local governments.




Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:


            Section A. Chapter 304, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be known as section 304.286, to read as follows:

            304.286. Beginning September 1, 2014, no county, city, town, village, municipality, state agency, or other political subdivision of this state that is authorized to issue a notice of violation for a violation of a state or local traffic law or regulation, shall implement or employ a new automated photo red light enforcement system at any intersection within its jurisdiction. As used in this section, the term "automated photo red light enforcement system" shall mean a device, consisting of a camera or cameras and a vehicle sensor or sensors, installed to work in conjunction with a traffic control signal, which is used to produce recorded images of motor vehicles entering an intersection against a red signal indication.