New law toughens rules for boating while intoxicated

Thursday, July 3, 2008 | 10:02 p.m. CDT; updated 5:48 p.m. CDT, Sunday, July 20, 2008

JEFFERSON CITY — Gov. Matt Blunt has approved tougher rules for boating while intoxicated, making the threshold for drunken boating on lakes and major rivers the same as for motorists.