Standard Traffic Ordinance and Uniform Public Offense Code for Kansas cities

The 48th Edition of the Standard Traffic Ordinance (STO) has been incorporated by Reference Under the Provisions of K.S.A. 12-3009 through 12-3012, and K.S.A. 12-3301 and 12-3302 by Ordinance no. 3404 in the City of Abilene, KS.  The STO has been published by the League of Municipalities since 1960.  It is designed to provide a comprehensive traffic code for Kansas cities. All citations refer to the Kansas Statutes in effect 7/1/2021.  

Standard Traffic Ordinance 48th Edition (PDF)

The 37th Edition of the Uniform Public Offense Code (UPOC) has been incorporated by Reference Under the Provisions of K.S.A. 12-3009 through 12-3012, and K.S.A. 12-3301 and 12-3302 by Ordinance No. 3403 in the City of Abilene, KS.  The UPOC has been published by the League of Municipalities since 1980.  It is designed to provide a comprehensive public offense ordinance for Kansas cities.  All citations refer to the Kansas Statutes in effect 7/1/2021.

Ordinance 21-3403 also omits the following sections for enforcement from the UPOC:
Sec. 6.16 Giving a Worthless Check
Sec. 6.19 Equity Skimming
Sec. 10.29 Violation of a Public Health Order

Uniform Public Offense Code 37th Edition (PDF)

Please direct any court-related inquiries to the Municipal Court at 785-263-1213.