195.212. 1. A person commits the offense of unlawful distribution of a controlled substance to a minor if he violates section 195.211 by distributing or delivering any controlled substance to a person under seventeen years of age who is at least two years that person's junior.
2. Unlawful distribution of a controlled substance to a minor is a class B felony.
3. It is not a defense to a violation of this section that the defendant did not know the age of the person to whom he was distributing or delivering.
(L. 1989 S.B. 215 & 58)
Transferred 2014; now 579.020; Effective 1-01-17
Missouri General Assembly