The Handbook of Missouri Boating Laws and Responsibilities
The Official Boating Handbook of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Water Patrol Division - Web Version
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The boating laws of Missouri are enforced by the officers of the MSHP, USCG, and any other authorized law enforcement agency. They have the authority to stop and board vessels in order to check for compliance with state and federal laws. The USCG also has enforcement authority on all federally controlled waters.