CHAPTER XIV. TRAFFICCHAPTER XIV. TRAFFIC\ARTICLE 1. STANDARD TRAFFIC ORDINANCE

The Standard Traffic Ordinance for Kansas cities (2017 edition, published by the League of Kansas Municipalities), relating to the operation of vehicles upon the streets and highways within the City of Satanta, Kansas, and any and all future supplements and amendments thereto, are hereby adopted, made a part of and incorporated as the ordinances of the City of Satanta, Kansas, by reference, under the authority of and by the procedure prescribed in K.S.A. 12-3009 through 3012, and K.S.A. 12-3301-3302. At least 3 copies of said Standard Traffic Ordinances shall be marked “official copy” and to which shall be attached a copy of this article and filed with the City Clerk, to be open for inspection and available to the public at all reasonable hours.

(Ord. 379; Ord. 387; Code 2017; Ord. 392)

(a)   An ordinance traffic infraction is a violation of any section of this article that prescribes or requires the same behavior as that prescribed or required by a statutory provision that is classified as a traffic infraction in K.S.A. 8-2118.

(a)   All traffic violations which are included within this article, and which are not ordinance traffic infractions, as defined in subsection (a) of this section, shall be considered traffic offenses.

(Code 2017)

The fine for violation of an ordinance traffic infraction or any other traffic offense for which the municipal judge establishes a fine in a fine schedule shall not be less than $10 nor more than $500 except for speeding which shall not be less than $10 nor more than $500. A person tried and convicted for violation of an ordinance traffic infraction or other traffic offense for which a fine has been established in a schedule of fines shall pay a fine fixed by the court not to exceed $500.

(Code 2017)