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Missouri Traffic Laws

Below you will find links to traffic laws and driving rules in Missouri -- including the online vehicle code, statutes on common traffic violations, and state-specific driving manuals (where available).

Drinking & Driving ViolationsPublic Safety Offenses: Driving while intoxicated (MRS 577.010 to 5770.54)
Driving Without a License / With a Suspended LicenseOperation of motor vehicle without proper license prohibited (MRS 302.020)
Driving Without Insurance / With Insufficient InsuranceMotor Vehicle Financial Responsibility Law (MRS Chapter 303)
Driving Without Registration / With Expired RegistrationApplication for registration of motor vehicles, -- penalty for failure to comply (MRS 301.020)
Illegal U-TurnTurns at Intersection (MRS 304.341)
Leaving the Scene of an Accident / Hit & RunLeaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident (MRS 577.060)
Mechanical ViolationsVehicle Equipment Regulations (MRS Chapter 307)
Reckless DrivingMotorists to exercise highest degree of care (MRS 304.012)
Running a Red Light / Stop SignObservance of traffic-control devices (MRS 304.271)
Rules for traffic when controlled by light signals (MRS 304.281)
Seat Belt / Child Restraint ViolationsSeat belts required for passenger cars (MRS 307.178)
SpeedingDefinitions -- maximum speed limits...-- violations, penalty (MRS 304.010
Unlawful Vehicle ModificationsVehicle Equipment Regulations (MRS Chapter 307)
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