Missouri Revised Statutes

Chapter 568
Offenses Against the Family
Section 568.110

August 28, 2013


Professional's duty to report on film, photographs, videotapes, failure to report, penalty--exceptions.

568.110. 1. Any film and photographic print processor, computer provider, installer or repair person, or any internet service provider who has knowledge of or observes, within the scope of the person's professional capacity or employment, any film, photograph, videotape, negative, slide, or computer-generated image or picture depicting a child under the age of eighteen years engaged in an act of sexual conduct shall report such instance to the law enforcement agency having jurisdiction over the case immediately or as soon as practically possible.

2. Failure to make such report shall be a class B misdemeanor.

3. Nothing in this section shall be construed to require a provider of electronic communication services or remote computing services to monitor any user, subscriber or customer of the provider, or the content of any communication of any user, subscriber or customer of the provider.

(L. 1984 H.B. 1255, A.L. 2000 S.B. 757 & 602)


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