Missouri River Toll Bridge Compact
|Missouri River Toll Bridge Compact|
Text of the compact
The legislature of each member state passes the laws with certain modifications, but the core of the legislation remains the same.
68-1601. Toll bridge across Missouri river. Regional bridge company, its successors and assigns, shall be and it is hereby authorized to construct, maintain and operate such bridge across the Missouri river from a point at or near Kansas City, in Wyandotte county, Kansas, to a point in Platte county, Missouri, according to plans approved by the war department of the United States; and the said states hereby authorize regional bridge company to enter upon and use for the purpose of constructing, maintaining and operating such bridge all necessary lands under water belonging to the said states, and the fee to any lands so used shall upon such use be vested in such regional bridge company.