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Chapter 386

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  386.120.  Office of commission, hours — meetings — official seal — equipment, supplies — commissioners to reside where — service upon commission, what constitutes, how made. — 1.  The principal office of the commission shall be at the state capital at the city of Jefferson City.  The office required by this subsection shall be provided and assigned by the board of public buildings.

  2.  The commission shall at all times, except Saturdays, Sundays and legal holidays, be open and in session for the transaction of business and the commissioners shall devote their entire time to the duties of their office.

  3.  The commission shall have an official seal bearing the following inscription:  "Public Service Commission of the State of Missouri".  The seal shall be affixed to all writs and authentications of copies of records and to such other instruments as the commission shall direct.  All courts shall take judicial notice of such seal.

  4.  The commission may sue and be sued in its official name.  The offices of said commission shall be supplied with all necessary books, maps, charts, stationery, office furniture, telephone and telegraph connections, and all other necessary appliances and incidentals, to be paid for in the same manner as other expenses authorized by this chapter.

  5.  The offices of the commission shall be open during business hours on all days except Saturdays, Sundays and legal holidays, and one or more responsible persons, designated by the commission or by the secretary, under the direction of the commission, shall be on duty at all times, in immediate charge thereof.

  6.  Any summons or other writ issued by any court of this state or of the federal government shall be served upon the secretary of the commission or on any commissioner at the principal office of the commission in Jefferson City.  Service of any summons or other writ upon the secretary of the commission, or upon any single commissioner, shall constitute service upon the entire commission.


(RSMo 1939 § 5587, A.L. 1984 H.B. 1477, A.L. 2009 S.B. 376)

Prior revisions: 1929 § 5131; 1919 § 10420

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