2017 Rule Review

Pursuant to Executive Order 17-03 and & 536.175, RSMo, the Board will be conducting a review of all of its rules between now and 2018. The Board will be taking public comments on any of its rules during it's meetings. Public comments can also be submitted on-line.

The Board's rule review initiative will be jointly conducted with the rule review required by Executive Order 17-03. The Board will take general comments on any rule at it's meetings then take specific comments on the rules identified on the Board's open public board meeting agenda.

Public comments may be submitted on-line or in writing via e-mail, US mail or fax.

Proposed Rules/Amendments

The following are summaries and other information related to Proposed Rules/Proposed Amendments that the Board has submitted, or will be submitting, 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.

Please note that the official text of a Proposed Rule/Proposed Amendment is the version that appears in the Missouri Register, not the draft copy on this site. Refer to the official copy if you wish to submit comments.

Any person may offer comments on a Proposed Rule/Proposed Amendment. The instructions for submitting comments, and the location and date of a hearing if one is scheduled, are located after the text of each rule published at the following link: http://difp.mo.gov/proposed-rules.php.

Chapter 01 Proposed Amendments 2014
Chapter 03 Proposed Amendments 2016
Chapter 04 Proposed Amendments 2014
Chapter 05 Proposed Amendments 2014
Chapter 06 Proposed Amendments 2014
Chapter 10 Proposed Amendments 2016
Chapter 11 Proposed Amendments 2014
Chapter 13 Proposed Amendments 2014
Chapter 15 Proposed Rule 2015
Chapter 16 Proposed Rule 2015
Chapter 17 Proposed Amendments 2015
Chapter 18 Proposed Amendments 2015
Chapter 21 Proposed Amendments 2015

This page contains information regarding rules that the Board plans to file with the Missouri Secretary of State for promulgation, pursuant to Chapter 536, RSMo. These rules are DRAFT PROPOSALS and are NOT FINAL OR CURRENTLY EFFECTIVE. Licensees should comply with all current rules, pending final promulgation/amendment.


The Board is interested in comments on the potential impact of any pending Board rule on small businesses. The Board also invites you to join us for our open session meetings where rules may also be discussed. To submit comments on a particular rule, please feel free to write us at:

Missouri Board for Architects, Professional Engineers, Professional Land Surveyors and Professional Landscape Architects
P.O. Box 184
Jefferson City, Missouri 65102
or e-mail: moapeplspla@pr.mo.gov