City of Sparta, MO
Christian County
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Except as authorized by Sections 195.005 to 195.425, RSMo., it is unlawful for any person to possess or have under his/her control marijuana as defined in Section 195.010, RSMo.
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Note — Under certain circumstances this offense can be a felony under state law.
Except as authorized by Sections 195.005 to 195.425, RSMo., it is unlawful for any person to possess or have under his/her control a controlled substance as defined by Section 195.010, RSMo.
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Note — Under certain circumstances this offense can be a felony under state law.
[Ord. No. 412 §1, 7-12-2005]
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No person shall deliver in any single over-the-counter sale more than:
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Two (2) packages or any number of packages that contain a combined total of no more than six (6) grams of any drug containing a sole active ingredient of ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, phenylpropanolamine or any of their salts, optical isomers or salts of optical isomers; or
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Three (3) packages of any combination drug containing, as one (1) of its active ingredients, ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, phenylpropanolamine or any of their salts, optical isomers or salts of optical isomers, or any number of packages of said combination drug that contain a combined total of no more than nine (9) grams of ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, phenylpropanolamine or any of their salts, optical isomers or salts of optical isomers.
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All packages of any drug having a sole active ingredient of ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, phenylpropanolamine or any of their salts, optical isomers or salts of optical isomers shall be displayed and offered for sale only behind a checkout counter where the public is not permitted or within ten (10) feet and an unobstructed view of an attended checkout counter. This Subsection shall not apply to any retailer utilizing an electronic anti-theft system that utilizes a product tag and detection alarm which specifically prevents the theft of such drugs from the place of business where such drugs are sold.
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This Section shall supersede any municipal ordinances or regulations passed on or after December 23, 2002, to the extent that such ordinances or regulations are more restrictive than the provisions of this Section. This Section shall not apply to any product labeled pursuant to Federal regulation for use only in children under twelve (12) years of age or to any products that the State Department of Health and Senior Services, upon application of a manufacturer, exempts by rule from this Section because the product has been formulated in such a way as to effectively prevent the conversion of the active ingredient into methamphetamine or its salts or precursors or to the sale of any animal feed products containing ephedrine or any naturally occurring or herbal ephedra or extract of ephedra.
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Any person who is considered the general owner or operator of the outlet where ephedrine, pseudoephedrine or phenylpropanolamine products are available for sale who violates Subsection (A) of this Section shall not be penalized pursuant to this Section if such person documents that an employee training program was in place to provide the employee with information on the State and Federal regulations regarding ephedrine, pseudoephedrine or phenylpropanolamine.
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The retail sale of methamphetamine precursor drugs shall be limited to:
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Sales in packages containing not more than a total of three (3) grams of one (1) or more methamphetamine precursor drugs calculated in terms of ephedrine base, pseudoephedrine base and phenylpropanolamine base; and
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For non-liquid products, sales in blister packs, each blister containing not more than two (2) dosage units, or where the use of blister packs is technically infeasible, sales in unit dose packets or pouches.
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Any person holding a retail sales license pursuant to Chapter 144, RSMo., who knowingly violates Subsection (A) of this Section is guilty of a misdemeanor.
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Any person who is considered the general owner or operator of the outlet where ephedrine, pseudoephedrine or phenylpropanolamine products are available for sale who violates Subsection (A) of this Section shall not be penalized pursuant to this Section if such person documents that an employee training program was in place to provide the employee with information on the State and Federal regulations regarding ephedrine, pseudoephedrine or phenylpropanolamine.
It is unlawful for any person to use, or to possess with intent to use, drug paraphernalia as defined by Section 195.010, RSMo., to plant, propagate, cultivate, grow, harvest, manufacture, compound, convert, produce, process, prepare, test, analyze, pack, repack, store, contain, conceal, inject, ingest, inhale or otherwise introduce into the human body a controlled substance as defined by Section 195.010, RSMo., or an imitation controlled substance as defined by Section 195.010, RSMo., in violation of Sections 195.005 to 195.425, RSMo.
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Note — Under certain circumstances this offense can be a felony under state law.
No person shall intentionally smell or inhale the fumes of any solvent, particularly toluol, or induce any other person to do so for the purpose of causing a condition of or inducing symptoms of intoxication, elation, euphoria, dizziness, excitement, irrational behavior, exhilaration, paralysis, stupefaction or dulling of senses or nervous system, or for the purpose of, in any manner, changing, distorting or disturbing the audio, visual or mental processes; except that this Section shall not apply to the inhalation of any anesthesia for medical or dental purposes.
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No person shall intentionally or willfully induce the symptoms of intoxication, elation, euphoria, dizziness, excitement, irrational behavior, exhilaration, paralysis, stupefaction, or dulling of the senses or nervous system, distortion of audio, visual or mental processes by the use of any solvent, particularly toluol.
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No person shall intentionally possess any solvent, particularly toluol, for the purpose of using it in the manner prohibited by Section 210.550 and this Section.
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No person shall intentionally possess or buy any solvent, particularly toluol, for the purpose of inducing or aiding any other person to violate the provisions of Sections 210.550 and 210.560 hereof.
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Any person who violates any provision of Sections 210.550 — 210.570 is guilty of an ordinance violation.