§ 536.010 Definitions
§ 536.014 Rules invalid, when
§ 536.015 Missouri Register published at least monthly
§ 536.016 Requirements for rulemaking — proposed rules to be made available on agency ..
§ 536.017 Taking of private property defined — proposed rules require takings ..
§ 536.018 “Agency” and “state agency” not to include institutions of higher education ..
§ 536.019 Effective date of rules — contingent effective date
§ 536.021 Rules, procedure for making, amending or rescinding — notice of — rules ..
§ 536.022 Suspension or termination of rules — procedure
§ 536.023 Procedures for numbering, indexing and publishing to be prescribed by ..
§ 536.024 Validity of rules promulgated by state agency dependent on compliance with ..
§ 536.025 Emergency rule powers — procedure — definitions
§ 536.026 Comments on proposed rules — committees for comment
§ 536.027 Written comments to be retained as public record for three years
§ 536.028 Contingent delegation of rulemaking power — effective date of rules — ..
§ 536.031 Code to be published — to be revised monthly — incorporation by reference ..
§ 536.032 Code of state regulations, secretary of state authorized to make ..
§ 536.033 Sale of register and code of state regulations, cost, how established — ..
§ 536.035 Rules and orders to be permanent public record — executive orders to be ..
§ 536.037 Committee on administrative rules, members, meetings, duties — reports — ..
§ 536.041 Any person may petition agency concerning rules, agency must furnish copy ..
§ 536.043 Director of social services not required to but may promulgate rules
§ 536.046 Public rulemaking docket, contents, publication
§ 536.050 Declaratory judgments respecting the validity of rules — fees and expenses ..
§ 536.053 Standing to challenge rule
§ 536.055 Correspondence from state agencies, information required — must be printed ..
§ 536.060 Informal disposition of case by stipulation — summary action — waiver
§ 536.063 Contested case, how instituted — pleadings — copies sent parties
§ 536.067 Notice in contested case — mailing — contents — notice of hearing — time for
§ 536.068 Responsive pleadings to petitioner’s complaint or petition to be filed, ..
§ 536.070 Evidence — witnesses — objections — judicial notice — affidavits as ..
§ 536.073 Depositions, use of — how taken — discovery, when available — enforcement — ..
§ 536.075 Discovery rule violations, sanctions
§ 536.077 Subpoenas, issuance — form — how served — how enforced
§ 536.080 Parties may file briefs — officials to hear or read evidence
§ 536.083 Hearing officer not to conduct rehearing or appeal involving same issues ..
§ 536.085 Definitions
§ 536.087 Reasonable fees and expenses awarded prevailing party in civil action or ..
§ 536.090 Decisions in writing — notice
§ 536.095 Contempt — procedure for punishment
§ 536.100 Party aggrieved entitled to judicial review — waiver of independent review, ..
§ 536.110 Petition, when filed — process — venue
§ 536.120 Suspension of decisions or orders
§ 536.130 Record on judicial review
§ 536.140 Scope of judicial review — judgment — appeals
§ 536.150 Review by injunction or original writ, when — scope
§ 536.160 Refund of funds paid into court, when
§ 536.175 Periodic review required by state agencies, schedule, procedure
§ 536.200 Fiscal note for proposed rules or emergency rules affecting public funds, ..
§ 536.205 Fiscal notes for proposed rules or emergency rules affecting private ..
§ 536.210 Fiscal note forms
§ 536.215 Revised fiscal notes required, when — rejection, when
§ 536.300 Proposed rules, effect on small business to be determined, exceptions — ..
§ 536.303 Small business statement required for certain proposed rules, content
§ 536.305 Small business regulatory fairness board established, members, terms, ..
§ 536.310 Authority of board
§ 536.315 State agencies to consider board recommendations, response
§ 536.320 Waiver or reduction of administrative penalties, when — inapplicability, when
§ 536.323 Small business objection to rules, petition may be filed, grounds — ..
§ 536.325 Rules affecting small business, list provided by a board to agencies — ..
§ 536.328 Judicial review for small businesses adversely affected or aggrieved by an ..

Terms Used In Missouri Laws > Chapter 536 - Administrative Procedure and Review

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Concurrent resolution: A legislative measure, designated "S. Con. Res." and numbered consecutively upon introduction, generally employed to address the sentiments of both chambers, to deal with issues or matters affecting both houses, such as a concurrent budget resolution, or to create a temporary joint committee. Concurrent resolutions are not submitted to the President/Governor and thus do not have the force of law.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • following: when used by way of reference to any section of the statutes, mean the section next preceding or next following that in which the reference is made, unless some other section is expressly designated in the reference. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Hearsay: Statements by a witness who did not see or hear the incident in question but heard about it from someone else. Hearsay is usually not admissible as evidence in court.
  • hereafter: means the time after the statute containing it takes effect. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Joint committee: Committees including membership from both houses of teh legislature. Joint committees are usually established with narrow jurisdictions and normally lack authority to report legislation.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Minority leader: See Floor Leaders
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Place of residence: means the place where the family of any person permanently resides in this state, and the place where any person having no family generally lodges. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • President pro tempore: A constitutionally recognized officer of the Senate who presides over the chamber in the absence of the Vice President. The President Pro Tempore (or, "president for a time") is elected by the Senate and is, by custom, the Senator of the majority party with the longest record of continuous service.
  • Property: includes real and personal property. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Remand: When an appellate court sends a case back to a lower court for further proceedings.
  • Rescission: The cancellation of budget authority previously provided by Congress. The Impoundment Control Act of 1974 specifies that the President may propose to Congress that funds be rescinded. If both Houses have not approved a rescission proposal (by passing legislation) within 45 days of continuous session, any funds being withheld must be made available for obligation.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • State: when applied to any of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • United States: includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.