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.

20 CSR 2030-1.010 General Organization (2017)
20 CSR 2030-1.020 Board Compensation (2017)
20 CSR 2030-1.030 Procedural Rules (2017)
20 CSR 2030-2.010 Code of Professional Conduct (2017)
20 CSR 2030-2.040 Evaluation Criteria for Building Design (2017)
20 CSR 2030-2.050 Title Block (2017)
20 CSR 2030-3.010 Official Seal of Board (2017)
20 CSR 2030-3.060 Licensee's Seal (2017)
20 CSR 2030-4.010 Filing Deadline (2017)
20 CSR 2030-4.030 Deferring Action on Applications (2017)
20 CSR 2030-4.050 Criteria to File Application Under [327-391 and] 327-392, RSMo (2017)
20 CSR 2030-4.055 Criteria to File Application under section 324.008.1., RSMo, for a Temporary Courtesy License (2017)
20 CSR 2030-4.060 Evaluation-Comity Applications-Architects (2017)
20 CSR 2030-4.070 Evaluation-Comity Applications-Professional Engineers (2017)
20 CSR 2030-4.080 Evaluation-Comity Applications-Professional Land Surveyors (2017)
20 CSR 2030-4.090 Evaluation-Comity Applications-Professional Landscape Architects (2017)
20 CSR 2030-5.010 Special Examinations Prohibited (2017)
20 CSR 2030-5.030 Standards for Admission to Examination-Architects (2017)
20 CSR 2030-5.050 Admission to Examination-Architects (2017)
20 CSR 2030-5.055 Passing Grade-Architects (2017)
20 CSR 2030-5.080 Standards for Licensure-Professional Engineers (2017)
20 CSR 2030-5.090 Scope of Examination-Professional Engineers (2017)
20 CSR 2030-5.100 Passing of Part I Required-Engineers (2017)
20 CSR 2030-5.105 Reexaminations-Professional Engineers (2017)
20 CSR 2030-5.110 Standards for Admission to Examination-Professional Land Surveyors (2017)
20 CSR 2030-5.120 Scope of Examination-Land Surveyor-in-Training and Professional Land Surveyors (2017)
20 CSR 2030-5.130 Reexamination-Land Surveyor-in-Training and Professional Land Surveyor (2017)
20 CSR 2030-5.140 CLARB Examinations-Professional Landscape Architects (2017)
20 CSR 2030-5.150 Standards for Admission to Examination-Landscape Architects (2017)
20 CSR 2030-5.160 State Exam Covering Chapter 327, RSMo, the Board Rules and Ethics (2017)
20 CSR 2030-6.010 Fees Not Refundable (2017)
20 CSR 2030-6.015 Application, Renewal, Reinstatement, Relicensure, and Miscellaneous Fees (2017)
20 CSR 2030-6.020 Reexamination Fees (2017)
20 CSR 2030-7.010 Nonresidents (2017)
20 CSR 2030-8.010 Professional Land Surveying Matters (2017)
20 CSR 2030-8.020 Professional Land Surveyor-Professional Development Units (2017)
20 CSR 2030-10.010 Application for Certificate of Authority (2017)
20 CSR 2030-11.010 Renewal Period (2017)
20 CSR 2030-11.015 Continuing Professional Competency for Professional Engineers (2017)
20 CSR 2030-11.020 Professional Land Surveyor-Renewal and Reactivation of Licensure (2017)
20 CSR 2030-11.025 Continuing Education for Architects (2017)
20 CSR 2030-11.030 Professional Engineer Renewal and Reactivation of Licensure (2017)
20 CSR 2030-11.035 Continuing Education for Professional Landscape Architects (2017)
20 CSR 2030-12.010 Public Complaint Handling and Disposition Procedure (9-17)
20 CSR 2030-13.010 Immediate Personal Supervision for Architects, Professional Engineers, and Professional Landscape Architects (2017)
20 CSR 2030-13.020 Immediate Personal Supervision for Professional Land Surveyors (2017)
20 CSR 2030-14.020 Definition of Baccalaureate Degree From Approved Curriculum as Used in Section 327.312.1(1), RSMo (2017)
20 CSR 2030-14.030 Definition of Twenty Semester Hours of Approved Surveying Course Work as Used in Section 327.312.1(2), RSMo (2017)
20 CSR 2030-14.040 Definition of Twelve Semester Hours of Approved Surveying Course Work as Used in Section 327.312.1(3), RSMo (2017)
20 CSR 2030-15.020 Easements and Property Descriptions (2017)
20 CSR 2030-21.010 Design of Fire Suppression Systems (2017)
20 CSR 2030-21.020 Engineer of Record and Specialty Engineers (2017)

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