Police Department

Municipal Violation Surcharge

Overview

Per Sec. 14-41. - Steamboat Springs Municipal Court surcharge. Penalties for violation. Any person who is issued a citation or a summons to appear in Steamboat Springs Municipal Court, and upon paying the fine imposed, shall be subject to pay an additional surcharge in the amount of twenty dollars ($20.00) for all Steamboat Springs Revised Municipal Code violations, including Model Traffic Code violations other than parking violations. A surcharge in the amount of eighteen dollars ($18.00) of each twenty-dollar surcharge imposed shall be directed to the City of Steamboat Springs police services budget to be used for law enforcement training and equipment and two dollars ($2.00) of each twenty-dollar surcharge shall be retained by the City of Steamboat Springs as an administrative fee and directed to the City of Steamboat Springs general fund. The police department uses these fund for training per the code and any designated reserves from prior years are tracked and utilized in future years.





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