FIRST REGULAR SESSION

HOUSE BILL NO. 167

91ST GENERAL ASSEMBLY


INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVE TROUPE.

Pre-filed December 18, 2000, and 1000 copies ordered printed.

ANNE C. WALKER, Chief Clerk

0742L.01I


AN ACT

To repeal section 211.156, RSMo 2000, relating to contributions by the state for the detention of juveniles, and to enact in lieu thereof one new section relating to the same subject.




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

Section A. Section 211.156, RSMo 2000, is repealed and one new section enacted in lieu thereof, to be known as section 211.156, to read as follows:

211.156. 1. Whenever a county shall own or operate an institution as a home for neglected and delinquent children, the state of Missouri shall pay to the county toward the care and maintenance of each of these children, upon an order or voucher submitted to the state by the circuit court [fourteen] twenty to thirty-seven dollars per day[, subject to appropriations].

2. Whenever a child is detained as provided in section 211.151, the state shall pay to the county governing body toward the care and maintenance of each such child upon a voucher or order submitted to the state by the circuit court the amount specified in this subsection. When submitting the voucher or order to the state, the circuit court shall certify that the child was detained only in a manner as provided by section 211.151. The amount to be paid to the county governing body is [fourteen] twenty to thirty-seven dollars per day[, subject to appropriations].



Missouri House of Representatives