Blind Pension Manual

0505.035.00 Residence

IM-166 November 27, 2019

RSMo 209.030 requires a person must “have been a resident of the state of Missouri for one year or more next preceding the time of making application for the pension herein provided and every adult blind person eighteen years of age or over who may have lost his or her sight while a bona fide resident of this state and who has been a continuous resident thereof since such loss of sight” in order to receive BP.