HB.WPT

FIRST REGULAR SESSION

HOUSE BILL NO. 547

93RD GENERAL ASSEMBLY


 

 

INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVES ERVIN (Sponsor), HOBBS, MEADOWS, BROWN (30), FLOOK,

WILDBERGER, DUSENBERG, YAEGER, PAGE, WILSON (119), McGHEE, MOORE,

DENISON AND BAKER (123) (Co-sponsors).

         Read 1st time February 15, 2005 and copies ordered printed.

STEPHEN S. DAVIS, Chief Clerk

1560L.01I


 

AN ACT

To amend chapter 195, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to distribution of a controlled substance near a park, with a penalty provision.





Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:


            Section A. Chapter 195, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be known as section 195.216, to read as follows:

            195.216. 1. A person commits the offense of distribution of a controlled substance near a park if such person violates section 195.211 by unlawfully distributing or delivering any controlled substance to a person in or on, or within one thousand feet of, the real property comprising a public or private park, state park, county park, or municipal park.

            2. Distribution of a controlled substance near a park is a class A felony.