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Chapter 566

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  566.150.  Certain offenders not to be present or loiter within five hundred feet of a public park, swimming pool, athletic complex, museum, or nature center — violation, penalty — exception for nature or education center, when. — 1.  Any person who has been found guilty of:

  (1)  Violating any of the provisions of this chapter or the provisions of section 568.020, incest; section 568.045, endangering the welfare of a child in the first degree; section 573.200, use of a child in a sexual performance; section 573.205, promoting a sexual performance by a child; section 573.023, sexual exploitation of a minor; section 573.025, promoting child pornography; section 573.037, possession of child pornography; or section 573.040, furnishing pornographic material to minors; or

  (2)  Any offense in any other jurisdiction which, if committed in this state, would be a violation listed in this section;



shall not knowingly be present in or loiter within five hundred feet of any real property comprising any public park with playground equipment, a public swimming pool, athletic complex or athletic fields if such facilities exist for the primary use of recreation for children, any museum if such museum holds itself out to the public as and exists with the primary purpose of entertaining or educating children under eighteen years of age, or Missouri department of conservation nature or education center properties.

  2.  The first violation of the provisions of this section is a class E felony.

  3.  A second or subsequent violation of this section is a class D felony.

  4.  Any person who has been found guilty of an offense under subdivision (1) or (2) of subsection 1 of this section who is the parent, legal guardian, or custodian of a child under the age of eighteen attending a program on the property of a nature or education center of the Missouri department of conservation may receive permission from the nature or education center manager to be present on the property with the child during the program.


(L. 2009 H.B. 62, A.L. 2014 S.B. 491, A.L. 2017 S.B. 34 merged with S.B. 160, A.L. 2021 H.B. 432, A.L. 2022 S.B. 775, et al.)

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