Missouri Revised Statutes

Chapter 610
Governmental Bodies and Records

(View Entire Chapter)

August 28, 2011

610.010. Definitions.
610.011. Liberal construction of law to be public policy.
610.015. Votes, how taken.
610.020. Notice of meetings, when required--recording of meetings to be
allowed, guidelines, penalty--accessibility of meetings--minutes
of meetings to be kept, content--voting records to be included.
610.021. Closed meetings and closed records authorized when, exceptions, sunset
dates for certain exceptions.
610.022. Closed meetings, procedure and limitation--public records presumed
open unless exempt--objections to closing meetings or records,
610.023. Records of governmental bodies to be in care of custodian,
duties--records may be copied but not removed, exception,
procedure--denial of access, procedure.
610.024. Public record containing exempt and nonexempt materials, nonexempt to
be made available--deleted exempt materials to be explained,
610.025. Electronic transmission of messages relating to public business,
610.026. Fees for copying public records, limitations--fee money remitted to
whom--tax, license or fee as used in Missouri Constitution article X,
section 22, not to include copying fees.
610.027. Violations--remedies, procedure, penalty, purposeful
violations--validity of actions by governing bodies in
violation--governmental bodies may seek interpretation of law,
attorney general to provide.
610.028. Legal defense of members of governmental bodies, when--written policy
on release of information required--persons reporting violations
exempt from liability and discipline.
610.029. Governmental agencies to provide information by electronic services,
contracts for public records databases, requirements, electronic
services defined--division of data processing may be consulted.
610.030. Injunctive relief authorized.
610.032. Executive agency disclosure of closed records, purpose,
procedure--executive agency defined.
610.035. State entity not to disclose Social Security number, exceptions.
610.100. Definitions--arrest and incident records shall be available to
public--closed records, when--record redacted, when--access to
incident reports, record redacted, when--action for disclosure of
investigative report authorized, costs--application to open incident
and arrest reports, violations, civil penalty--identity of victim
of sexual offense.
610.103. Criminal background check completed without fee, when.
610.105. Effect of nolle pros--dismissal--sentence suspended on record--not
guilty due to mental disease or defect, effect--official records
available to victim in certain cases.
610.106. Suspended sentence prior to September 28, 1981, procedure to close
610.110. Failure to recite closed record excused--exceptions.
610.115. Penalty.
610.120. Records to be confidential--accessible to whom, purposes.
610.122. Arrest record expunged, requirements.
610.123. Procedure to expunge, supreme court to promulgate rules--similar to
small claims.
610.124. Destruction of arrest records--removal from all electronic files--FBI
requested to expunge--protest to expungement, procedure.
610.125. Failure to comply with expungement order, penalty--knowingly using
expunged record for gain, penalty.
610.126. Expungement does not deem arrest invalid--department of revenue may
retain records necessary for administrative actions on driver's
license--power to close or expunge record, limitation.
610.150. "911" telephone reports inaccessible, exceptions.
610.200. Law enforcement agency log or record of suspected crimes, accidents
or complaints, available for inspection and copying.
610.225. Tax credit records and documents deemed closed records,
when--request for opening records and documents, requirements,
fee authorized.


bottom Missouri General Assembly