Standard Traffic Ordinance and Uniform Public Offense Code for Kansas cities

The 47th 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. 3376 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 7/1/2019.  There was no change to the STO in 2020 due to the unprecedented shortened legislative session, therefore the Kansas Statutes from the 2019 session remain in effect.

Standard Traffic Ordinance 47th Edition (PDF)

The 36th 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. 3390 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 7/1/2020.

Ordinance 20-3390 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 36th Edition (PDF)