☰ Revisor of Missouri

Title XXXVIII CRIMES AND PUNISHMENT; PEACE OFFICERS AND PUBLIC DEFENDERS

Chapter 576

< > Effective - 01 Jan 2017, 2 histories, see footnote bottom

  576.050.  Misuse of official information — penalty. — 1.  A public servant commits the offense of misuse of official information if, in contemplation of official action by himself or herself or by a governmental unit with which he or she is associated, or in reliance on information to which he or she has access in his or her official capacity and which has not been made public, he or she knowingly:

  (1)  Acquires a pecuniary interest in any property, transaction, or enterprise which may be affected by such information or official action; or

  (2)  Speculates or wagers on the basis of such information or official action; or

  (3)  Aids, advises or encourages another to do any of the foregoing with purpose of conferring a pecuniary benefit on any person.

  2.  A person commits the offense of misuse of official information if he or she recklessly obtains or discloses information from the Missouri uniform law enforcement system (MULES) or the National Crime Information Center System (NCIC), or any other criminal justice information sharing system that contains individually identifiable information for private or personal use, or for a purpose other than in connection with their official duties and performance of their job.

  3.  The offense of misuse of official information is a class A misdemeanor.

­­--------

(L. 1977 S.B. 60, A.L. 2005 H.B. 353, A.L. 2009 H.B. 62, A.L. 2014 S.B. 491)

Effective 1-01-17


---- end of effective  01 Jan 2017 ----

use this link to bookmark section  576.050


 - All versions
Effective End
576.050 1/1/2017
576.050 8/28/2009 1/1/2017

Click here for the Reorganization Act of 1974 - or - Concurrent Resolutions Having Force & Effect of Law
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 End Report

Site changes Pictures Contact

Other Links
Legislative Research Oversight MOLIS
Library MO WebMasters
Senate
Missouri Senate
State of Missouri
MO.gov
House
Missouri House

@11:27:59.6 40 :)