☰ Revisor of Missouri


Chapter 578

< > Effective - 28 Aug 2004, 2 histories, see footnote (history) bottom

  578.154.  Until December 31, 2016 — Possession of anhydrous ammonia, crime of — penalty. — 1.  A person commits the crime of possession of anhydrous ammonia in a nonapproved container if he or she possesses any quantity of anhydrous ammonia in a cylinder or other portable container that was not designed, fabricated, tested, constructed, marked and placarded in accordance with the United States Department of Transportation Hazardous Materials regulations contained in CFR 49 Parts 100 to 185, revised as of October 1, 2002, which are herein incorporated by reference, and approved for the storage and transportation of anhydrous ammonia, or any container that is not a tank truck, tank trailer, rail tank car, bulk storage tank, field (nurse) tank or field applicator.

  2.  Cylinder and other portable container valves and other fittings, or hoses attached thereto, used in anhydrous ammonia service shall be constructed of material resistant to anhydrous ammonia and shall not be constructed of brass, copper, silver, zinc, or other material subject to attack by ammonia.  Each cylinder utilized for the storage and transportation of anhydrous ammonia shall be labeled, in a conspicuous location, with the words "ANHYDROUS AMMONIA" or "CAUTION:  ANHYDROUS AMMONIA" and the UN number 1005 (UN 1005).

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


(L. 2001 H.B. 471 merged with S.B. 89 & 37, A.L. 2004 S.B. 992)

Transferred 2014; now 579.095; Effective 1-01-17

---- end of effective  28 Aug 2004 ----

use this link to bookmark section  578.154

 - All versions
Effective End
578.154 1/1/2017 1/1/2017
578.154 8/28/2004 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
Missouri Senate
State of Missouri
Missouri House

@13:38:29.8 39 :)