Missouri Revised Statutes

Chapter 577
Public Safety Offenses
Section 577.031

August 28, 2014


Beginning January 1, 2017--Persons administering tests not liable, when.

577.031. No person who administers any test pursuant to the provisions of sections 577.020 to 577.041 upon the request of a law enforcement officer, no hospital in or with which such person is employed or is otherwise associated or in which such test is administered, and no other person, firm, or corporation by whom or with which such person is employed or is in any way associated, shall be civilly liable in damages to the person tested unless for gross negligence, willful or wanton act, or omission.

(L. 1982 S.B. 513, A.L. 2014 S.B. 491)

Effective 1-01-17

Until December 31, 2016--Persons administering tests not liable, when.

577.031. No person who administers any test pursuant to the provisions of sections 577.020 to 577.041 upon the request of a law enforcement officer, no hospital in or with which such person is employed or is otherwise associated or in which such test is administered, and no other person, firm, or corporation by whom or with which such person is employed or is in any way associated, shall be civilly liable in damages to the person tested unless for gross negligence or by willful or wanton act or omission.

(L. 1982 S.B. 513)

*This section was amended by S.B. 491, 2014, effective 1-01-17. Due to the delayed effective date, both versions of this section are printed here.


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