SECOND REGULAR SESSION
HOUSE BILL NO. 1248
88TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVE SCHEVE.
Read 1st time January 23, 1996 and 1000 copies ordered printed.
DOUGLAS W. BURNETT, Chief Clerk
To repeal section 12.027, RSMo 1994, relating to public lands, 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Section A. Section 12.027, RSMo 1994, is repealed and one new section enacted in lieu thereof, to be known as section 12.027, to read as follows:
12.027. 1. Concurrent legislative jurisdiction over crimes and offenses under the laws of the state is ceded to the United States over and within all the lands dedicated to national park purposes in the following tracts:
(1) The George Washington Carver National Monument;
(2) The Jefferson National Expansion Memorial National Historic Site;
(3) The Wilson's Creek National Battlefield; [and]
(4) The Harry S Truman National Historical Site; and
(5) The Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site.
2. The concurrent jurisdiction ceded by subsection 1 is vested upon acceptance by the United States by and through its appropriate officials and shall continue so long as the lands within the designated areas are dedicated to park purposes.
3. The governor is hereby authorized and empowered to execute all proper conveyances in the cession herein granted, upon request of the United States by and through its appropriate officials.
4. The state of Missouri retains concurrent jurisdiction, both civil and criminal, with the United States over all lands affected by the provisions of this section.