565.024. 1. A person commits the offense of involuntary manslaughter in the first degree if he or she recklessly causes the death of another person.

Terms Used In Missouri Laws 565.024

  • felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Missouri Laws 1.020

2. The offense of involuntary manslaughter in the first degree is a class C felony.

(L. 1983 S.B. 276, A.L. 1984 S.B. 448 § A, A.L. 1986 H.B. 1596, A.L.1999 S.B. 328, et al., A.L. 2005 H.B. 972 merged with S.B. 37, etal., A.L. 2005 1st Ex. Sess. H.B. 2, A.L. 2006 S.B. 872, et al.,A.L. 2008 H.B. 1715, A.L. 2014 S.B. 491)

Effective 1-01-17