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Katy Fields

Alianzas, a program of MU Extension and the University of Missouri-Kansas City Institute for Human Development

This booklet can help individuals who have immigrated from other countries become more informed about basic Missouri laws. It is written in side-by-side columns of English and Spanish. Although it is not inclusive of all Missouri laws, this booklet can help make the integration of new Missouri residents a smooth and safe experience for all Missourians.


  • Driving
  • Vehicles
  • Traffic laws
  • Alcohol
  • Tobacco
  • Drugs
  • Firearms
  • Banking accounts
  • Finances
  • Law enforcement
  • Housing
  • Education
  • Health
  • Domestic conflict
  • Employment
  • Responsibilities
  • State phone numbers


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