boating legislation

5th May 2016

Fire Extinguishers

LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — If you’re a boater, you need to have a fire extinguisher on board, but are you believing any of the […]
5th May 2016

Boat Serial Number Verification Stations

LAKE OF THE OZARKS, Mo. — For boat owners who need their title fixed, the Missouri State Highway Patrol will host serial number verification stations at […]
5th May 2016

Boater Safety Certification Course

  A boater safety certification course will be offered from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., on Saturday, May 14, 2016, at the Troop F Headquarters located […]
28th August 2015

FIRE EXTINGUISHER – NEW MISSOURI WATERCRAFT LAW

NEW LAW (SB231) FOR MISSOURI BOATERS CONCERNING FIRE EXTINGUISHERS EFFECTIVE AUGUST 28TH 2015 Class 2 recreational watercraft, which is at least 26′ but no more than […]
27th June 2015

Road Tax on Marina Gas

A bill signed by Governor Jay Nixon on Wednesday, June 24 will make it easier for boaters to save money on fuel. Gas used for boating […]
18th June 2015

Safe Boating

NO WAKE BUOYS!!!! Do you know the Missouri boating laws and boater responsiblities. A proper speed or distance must be maintained while operating a motorboat or […]
17th April 2014

Lake of the Ozarks Dock Inspection Regulation

Two Lake of the Ozarks area Fire Departments have adopted ordinances requiring inspections on docks involved in a transfer of ownership due to the sale of […]
9th September 2013

Missouri Boater Education Requirements

New Boater Education Law: Missouri Residents: Beginning January 1, 2005, all persons born after January 1, 1984, who operate any vessel on the lakes of the […]
13th August 2013

Adopt-A-Shoreline 2013

Trash is down, but cleanup volunteers still neededAlthough the amount of trash hauled off the Lake of the Ozark’s shoreline is diminishing, the need for volunteers […]
8th August 2013

New No Wake Buoy Regulations

The Missouri State Water Patrol has finalized proposed changes to buoy guidelines. In addition to the proposed changes, dock owners will have the opportunity to purchase […]