Missouri Revised Statutes Title XXXVIII. Crimes and Punishment; ?Peace Officers and Public Defenders § 577.017. Consumption of alcoholic beverage while driving, prohibited when--records, not to appear on

<Text of section eff. Jan. 1, 2017.  See, also, section eff. until Jan. 1, 2017.>

1. A person commits the offense of consumption of an alcoholic beverage while driving if he or she operates a moving motor vehicle upon any public thoroughfare for vehicles, including state roads, county roads and public streets, avenues, boulevards, parkways or alleys in any municipality while consuming any alcoholic beverage.

2. The offense of consumption of an alcoholic beverage while driving is an infraction and shall not be reflected on any records maintained by the department of revenue.

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