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BULLET St. Louis City Revised Code Title 21

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Title 21
HARBORS AND WHARVES

Chapters:
 
21.04 General Regulations
 
21.08 Leasing Unimproved Wharves
 
21.10 Port District Rental and Lease Rates
 
21.12 Municipal Quays and Warehouses
 
21.16 Removal of Goods, Encroachments and Obstructions
 
21.20 Landing and Mooring Vessels and Watercraft
 
21.24 Wharfboats, Drydocks, Floats, Piers, Etc.
 
21.28 Obstructions in Water
 
21.32 Enforcement
 
21.36 Port Authority Commission
 
21.40 Selling Merchandise on Wharves

Prior ordinance history:

1948 C. Chs. 22 and 29

Charter:

Art. I 1 (16) Harbor, wharves and ferries
Art. I 1 (17) Watercourses
Art. XXII 10 Payment of cost of improvement of wharves

V.A.M.S.:

237.010--237.240 Ferries and wharves

Cases:

The boats of a corporation incorporated in one state, and carrying passengers back and forth across a river to a city in another state, are not taxable under a law taxing boats "within the city." St. Louis v. The Ferry Company, 78 U.S. 424 (1870).
Passenger-carrying excursion vessel--license required for amusement device--license tax not an undue burden on interstate commerce--not in violation of United States Constitution. City of St. Louis v. Streckfus, 505 S.W. 2d 70 (Mo. en banc 1974)
Ferry Boat--Mississippi River--liquor license requirement upheld. Foppiano v. Speed, 199 U.S. 501, 50 L. Ed. 288 (1905).

McQuillin:

15.34 Ordinances as to wharves

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