Proposed Rules

In accordance with R.S.Mo. §536.016, below is a list of proposed PSRS and PEERS rules recently published by the Missouri Register. In addition to the information provided, there is a link to the Missouri Register.

16 CSR 10-6.070 Disability Retirement

The Public School Retirement System (PSRS) is amending this rule regarding disability retirement provisions for the Public Education Employee Retirement Systems of Missouri (PEERS). The amendments reflect a few policy changes recently approved by the PSRS/PEERS Board of Trustees including setting forth what constitutes “earning a livelihood” under Section 169.663 RSMo. for PEERS disability retirees and removing the automatic approval of PEERS disability retirement when the member is approved for federal Social Security Disability benefits. The amendment also includes provisions regarding a new verification of income process to be implemented by PEERS and provides for the use of multiple medical advisors in the application process. The amendment also removes unnecessary language, clarifies language regarding existing PEERS’ policies and practices, and reorders some provisions to provide for a more logical flow.

16 CSR 10-5.020 Disability Retirement

The Public School Retirement System (PSRS) is amending this rule regarding disability retirement provisions. The amendments reflect a few policy changes recently approved by the PSRS/PEERS Board of Trustees including setting forth what constitutes “earning a livelihood” under Section 169.060 RSMo. for PSRS disability retirees. The amendment also includes provisions regarding a new verification of income process to be implemented by PSRS and provides for the use of multiple medical advisors in the application process. The amendment also updates language regarding working after retirement as it applies to disability retirees as a result of amendments to Section 169.560 RSMo. Finally, the amendment also removes unnecessary language, clarifies language regarding existing PSRS policies and practices, and reorders some provisions to provide for a more logical flow.

16 CSR 10-6.020 Payment of Funds to the Retirement System

This amendment clarifies the treatment of employer contributions to employee Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) as salary rate as defined in Section 169.600, RSMo. The amendment also rearranges some existing language and adds subsections to better organize the regulation.

16 CSR 10-3.010 Payment of Funds to the Retirement System

This amendment clarifies the treatment of employer contributions to employee Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) as salary rate as defined in Section 169.010, RSMo. The amendment also rearranges some existing language and adds subsections to better organize the regulation.