On Monday, June 26, 2017, The McPherson Police Department presented an amendment to ordinance 3227 section 182.1. The seat belt fine; with this amendment to the ordinance, the fine for a seatbelt violation will increase from $10 to $30 effective July 1st.
None of the increase will go to local law enforcement or city government, $20 from such amount shall be remitted by the judge or clerk of the municipal court to the state treasurer, in accordance with K.S.A. 75-4215, as amended.
The change is to comply with a recent change handed down by state law. A complete copy of this Ordinance is available atwww.mcpcity.com