Governing Law and Regulations
Hazardous materials transportation: Missouri Revised Statutes (Mo. Rev. Stat.) 307.177, Mo. Rev. Stat. 226.008, and 11 Missouri Code of State Regulations 30-6.010
Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) Motor Carrier Services Unit
Missouri Department of Public Safety
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Missouri has adopted the federal hazardous materials regulations as they apply to motor carriers. See the state section PENALTIES AND LIABILITIES for state-specific penalties for violations of the regulations.
• Administration and enforcement. MoDOT enforces the hazardous materials transportation regulations in Missouri.