The following are summaries and other information related to Proposed Rules that the Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration (DIFP) has submitted to the Secretary of State for Publication in the Missouri Register. These rules will not go into effect until the public has had an opportunity to submit written comments, and to attend a public hearing if one is scheduled.

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Proposed Rule 20 CSR 2270-1.021 The board is statutorily obligated to enforce and administer the provisions of sections 340.200 to 340.330, RSMo. Pursuant to Section 340.210.3(9), RSMo, the board shall establish fees necessary to administer the provisions of sections 340.200 to 340.330, RSMo so that the revenue produced is sufficient, but not excessive, to cover the cost and expense to the board for administering the provisions of Chapters 340.200 to 340.330, RSMo. Therefore, the board is proposing to decrease certain fees. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will cost state agencies or political subdivisions one hundred sixty five thousand one hundred twenty dollars ($165,120) annually for the life of the rule. It is anticipated that the costs will recur for the life of the rule, may vary with inflation and are expected to increase at the rate projected by the Legislative Oversight Committee.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will save private entities approximately one hundred sixty five thousand one hundred twenty dollars ($165,120) annually for the life of the rule. It is anticipated that the costs will recur for the life of the rule, may vary with inflation and are expected to increase at the rate projected by the Legislative Oversight Committee.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2030-19.020 This rule is being amended to add the words “professional” and “land” in front of surveyor in the purpose statement due to passage of HB 343. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rescission 20 CSR 2030-18.070 This rule is being rescinded because modern-day GPS and technology has rendered this rule moot and obsolete. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rescission will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rescission will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2030-18.060 This rule is being amended to reflect modern day terminology and to be in compliance with HB 650, which was passed in 2013 and moves the State Land Surveyor’s Office from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to the Missouri Department of Agriculture. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2030-18.050 This rule is being amended to reflect modern-day terminology and to be in compliance with HB 650, which was passed in 2013 and moves the State Land Surveyor’s Office from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to the Missouri Department of Agriculture. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2030-18.040 This rule is being amended to reflect publication by the Missouri Department of Agriculture instead of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2030-18.030 This rule is being amended for clarity and to change reference from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources and the United States Coast and Geodetic Survey to the Missouri Department of Agriculture and the National Geodetic Survey or its successor organization. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2030-18.020 This rule is being amended to replace the word “Geodetic” with “Spatial” and to clarify the intended use of the Missouri Geographic Reference System and/or the National Spatial Reference System. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2030-18.010 This rule is being amended to provide more clarity to the definitions of positional accuracy and relative accuracy. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2030-17.080 This rule is being amended to reflect the combination of the land corner restored and reestablishment forms into one form titled Certified Land Corner Document. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2030-17.070 This rule is being amended to clarify the specific information to be included on the Certified Land Corner Document form. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rescission 20 CSR 2030-17.060 This rule is being rescinded since its content has been added to section (3) of board rule 20 CSR 2030-17.050 titled Monumentation. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rescission will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rescission will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2030-17.050 This rule is being amended to reflect modern-day practice and terminology. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2030-17.040 This rule is being amended to come into compliance with HB 650, which was passed in 2013 and moves the State Land Surveyor’s Office from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to the Missouri Department of Agriculture. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rescission 20 CSR 2030-17.030 This rule is being rescinded because it is repetitive of board rule 20 CSR 2030-17.020. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rescission will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rescission will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2030-17.020 This rule is being amended to come into compliance with HB 650 which was passed in 2013 moving the State Land Surveyor’s office from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to the Missouri Department of Agriculture. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2030-17.010 This rule is being amended to add clarity to the definitions listed. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rule 20 CSR 2030-16.110 This rule sets forth how and what improvements and easements are to be located and shown on a property boundary survey. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rule will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rule will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rescission 20 CSR 2030-16.110 During the 2013 legislative session, the Missouri General Assembly passed HB 650 and HB 28, which moved the State Land Surveyor’s Office from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to the Missouri Department of Agriculture. This rule is being rescinded and readopted to bring the rule into compliance with the legislative change. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rescission will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rescission will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rescission 20 CSR 2030-16.100 During the 2013 legislative session, the Missouri General Assembly passed HB 650 and HB 28, which moved the State Land Surveyor’s Office from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to the Missouri Department of Agriculture. As a result, this rule is being rescinded. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rescission will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rescission will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rescission 20 CSR 2030-16.090 During the 2013 legislative session, the Missouri General Assembly passed HB 650 and HB 28, which moved the State Land Surveyor’s Office from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to the Missouri Department of Agriculture. As a result, this rule is being rescinded. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rescission will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rescission will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rescission 20 CSR 2030-16.080 During the 2013 legislative session, the Missouri General Assembly passed HB 650 and HB 28, which moved the State Land Surveyor’s Office from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to the Missouri Department of Agriculture. As a result, this rule is being rescinded. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rescission will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rescission will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rescission 20 CSR 2030-16.070 During the 2013 legislative session, the Missouri General Assembly passed HB 650 and HB 28, which moved the State Land Surveyor’s Office from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to the Missouri Department of Agriculture. As a result, this rule is being rescinded. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rescission will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rescission will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rule 20 CSR 2030-16.060 This rule prescribes the approved type of monumentation to be used on property boundary surveys. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rule will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rule will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rule 20 CSR 2030-16.050 This rule sets forth the requirements for referencing land boundary corners to the Missouri Coordinate System of 1983. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rule will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rule will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rescission 20 CSR 2030-16.050 During the 2013 legislative session, the Missouri General Assembly passed HB 650 and HB 28, which moved the State Land Surveyor’s Office from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to the Missouri Department of Agriculture. This rule is being rescinded and readopted to bring the rule into compliance with the legislative change. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rule will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rule will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rule 20 CSR 2030-16.040 This rule sets forth the accuracy standards for all property boundary surveys. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rule will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rule will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rescission 20 CSR 2030-16.040 During the 2013 legislative session, the Missouri General Assembly passed HB 650 and HB 28, which moved the State Land Surveyor’s Office from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to the Missouri Department of Agriculture. This rule is being rescinded and readopted to bring the rule into compliance with the legislative change. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rescission will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rescission will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rule 20 CSR 2030-16.030 This rule sets forth standards that apply to all property boundary surveys. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rule will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rule will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rescission 20 CSR 2030-16.030 During the 2013 legislative session, the Missouri General Assembly passed HB 650 and HB 28, which moved the State Land Surveyor’s Office from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to the Missouri Department of Agriculture. This rule is being rescinded and readopted to bring the rule into compliance with the legislative change. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rescission will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rescission will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rule 20 CSR 2030-16.020 This rule defines the various technical and legal terms used in this chapter. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rule will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rule will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Rescission 20 CSR 2030-16.020 During the 2013 legislative session, the Missouri General Assembly passed HB 650 and HB 28, which moved the State Land Surveyor’s Office from the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to the Missouri Department of Agriculture. This rule is being rescinded and readopted to bring the rule into compliance with the legislative change. PUBLIC COST: This proposed rescission will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed rescission will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2030-16.010 This rule is being amended to reflect modern day practice and terminology. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2120-2.100 The State Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors is statutorily obligated to enforce and administer the provisions of Chapter 333, RSMo, and sections 436.400 to 436.525, RSMo. Pursuant to sections 333.111 and 436.520, RSMo, the board shall by rule and regulation set the amount of fees authorized by Chapter 333, RSMo, and sections 436.400 to 436.525, RSMo, so that the revenue produced is sufficient, but not excessive, to cover the respective cost and expenses to the board for administering the provisions of Chapter 333, RSMo and sections 436.400 to 436.525, RSMo. The amendment also clarifies late renewal fees. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will cost state agencies or political subdivisions approximately eight hundred ninety-one thousand three hundred ten dollars ($891,310) for the first year, thirty one thousand dollars ($31,000) for the second year and biennially thereafter and two hundred twenty-nine thousand one hundred fifty dollars ($229,150) for the third year and biennially thereafter for the life of the rule. It is anticipated that the costs will recur for the life of the rule, may vary with inflation, and are expected to increase at the rate projected by the Legislative Oversight Committee.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will save private entities approximately eight hundred ninety-one thousand three hundred ten dollars ($891,310) for the first year, thirty one thousand dollars ($31,000) for the second year and biennially thereafter and two hundred twenty-nine thousand one hundred fifty dollars ($229,150) for the third year and biennially thereafter for the life of the rule. It is anticipated that the costs will recur for the life of the rule, may vary with inflation, and are expected to increase at the rate projected by the Legislative Oversight Committee.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment will save licensees $891,310 for the first year, $31,000 for the second year and biennially thereafter, and $229,150 for the third year and biennially thereafter. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2030-19.010 This rule is being amended to add the word “professional” in front of land surveyor due to passage of HB 343. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2030-20.030 This rule is being amended to add the words “professional land” in front of surveyor in the purpose statement due to passage of HB 343. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate.
Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2085-3.010 This rule establishes and fixes the various fees and charges authorized by Chapters 328 and 329, RSMo. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will cost state agencies or political subdivisions approximately one million two hundred seventy five thousand thirty dollars ($1,275,030.00) biennially and one hundred fifty four thousand thirty seven dollars and fifty cents ($154,037.50) annually for the life of the rule. It is anticipated that the costs will recur for the life of the rule, may vary with inflation, and are expected to increase at the rate projected by the Legislative Oversight Committee.
PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will save private entities approximately one million two hundred seventy five thousand thirty dollars ($1,275,030.00) biennially and one hundred fifty four thousand thirty seven dollars and fifty cents ($154,037.50) annually for the life of the rule. It is anticipated that the costs will recur for the life of the rule, may vary with inflation, and are expected to increase at the rate projected by the Legislative Oversight Committee.
Link to Missouri Register The board’s revenue will decrease due to the proposed rulemaking. The reduction in revenue will not affect the board negatively, as it is the board’s duty to reduce fees to a level that is not excessive to carry out the duties of the board. Based on FY16 actual numbers, the proposed amendment will cost the board approximately $1,429,030. A fiscal note has been filed in accordance with sections 536.200 and 536.205, RSMo. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 2095-1.020 The Division of Professional Registration and the Committee for Professional Counselors are statutorily obligated to enforce and administer the provisions of Chapter 337, RSMo. Pursuant to section 337.507, RSMo, the board shall by rule and regulation set the amount of fees authorized by Chapter 337 so that the revenue produced is sufficient, but not excessive, to cover the cost and expense to the board for administering the provisions of Chapter 337, RSMo. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will cost state agencies approximately two hundred sixty thousand seven hundred fifty dollars ($260,750) from April 1, 2017 to June 30, 2019. It is anticipated that the costs will recur for the life of the rule, may vary with inflation and are expected to increase at the rate projected by the Legislative Oversight Committee. PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will save private entities approximately two hundred sixty thousand seven hundred fifty dollars ($260,750) from April 1, 2017 to June 30, 2019. It is anticipated that the costs will recur for the life of the rule, may vary with inflation and are expected to increase at the rate projected by the Legislative Oversight Committee. Link to Missouri Register The reduction of the renewal fee has a positive affect for a licensee as a reduction in a fee is a reduction in the cost of doing business. Professional Registration
Proposed Amendment 20 CSR 400-5.400 The proposed amendment updates life insurance and annuity replacement requirements in accordance with the NAIC Advertisements of Life Insurance and Annuities Model Regulation #613. PUBLIC COST: This proposed amendment will not cost state agencies or political subdivisions more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate. PRIVATE COST: This proposed amendment will not cost private entities more than five hundred dollars ($500) in the aggregate. Link to Missouri Register This proposed amendment does not have an adverse impact on small businesses. Insurance

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