☰ Revisor of Missouri


Chapter 50

Effective - 28 Aug 1959 bottom

  50.650.  Liability of certain officers. — The accounting officer is personally liable on his bond for the amount of any obligation incurred by his erroneous certification as to the sufficiency of an appropriation or of a cash balance, or for any warrant drawn when there is not a sufficient amount unencumbered in the appropriation or a sufficient unencumbered cash balance in the fund to pay the warrant, or for the payment of any amount not legally owed by the county.  Any officer purchasing any supplies, materials or equipment is liable personally and on his bond for the amount of any obligation he incurs against the county without first securing the proper certificate from the accounting officer.  The other officers, as the county commission requires, shall each give surety bond in an amount fixed by order of the county commission for the faithful performance of his duties and for a correct accounting for all moneys and other property in his custody.  The sufficiency of the sureties shall be approved by the county commission.  Any premium on the bonds shall be paid by the county.


(RSMo 1939 § 10933, A.L. 1945 p. 603, A.L. 1959 S.B. 64)

---- end of effective   28 Aug 1959 ----

use this link to bookmark section  50.650

In accordance with Section 3.090, the language of statutory sections enacted during a legislative session are updated and available on this website on the effective date of such enacted statutory section. Revisor Home    

Other Information
 Recent Sections Editorials May Be Cited As Tables & Forms Multiple Enact
Repeal & Transfer Definitions

Site changes Pictures Contact

Other Links
Oversight MOLIS Library MO WebMasters
Missouri Senate
State of Missouri
Missouri House

@10:46:39.9 4 :)