Missouri Gambling Laws
|Code Section||572.010 et seq.; 313.001 et seq.|
|Gambling||Staking or risking something of value upon the outcome of a contest of chance or future contingent event.|
|Horse Racing/Off-Track Betting||Horse racing and pari-mutuel wagering on international or interstate horse race simulcasts legal. Off-track wagering illegal.|
|Dog Racing/Off-Track Betting||Not specified.|
|Casinos Allowed?||Licensed excursion gambling boats and floating facilities which house games of chance and skill, including poker, craps, blackjack, legal.|
|Other Kinds of Gambling-Related Activities Allowed or Banned||Bookmaking; possession of gambling records and devices illegal. Bingo sponsored by bona fide charitable organizations legal. No one under 21 may wager on gambling boats.|
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