Section 16-84 Same--When not required.


    A culpable mental state is not required:

    (1)    If the offense is an infraction and no culpable mental state is prescribed by the ordinance defining the offense; or
    (2)    If the ordinance defining the offense clearly indicates a purpose to dispense with the requirement of any culpable mental state as to a specific element of the offense.

(Code 1964, § 7.560)

     State law reference(s)--Similar provisions, RSMo. § 562.026.