Blind Pension Manual – Table of Contents

0505.025.05 Driver License

IM-#05 January 16, 2020, IM-#09 January 23, 2019

Section 209.030 RSMo Blind Pension requires a participant to surrender his/her driver license or driver permit within 60 days of approval, as a condition of eligibility. The participant is ineligible when he/she obtains, maintains, or renews a valid driver license or driver permit in any state or territory while receiving Blind Pension.

Obtaining a driver license while receiving Blind Pension will result in progressively longer disqualifications.

  1. First offense will result in 2 year disqualification from the date the participant obtains a driver license or permit.
  2. Second offense will result in 4 year disqualification from the date the participant obtains a driver license or permit.
  3. Third offense will result in permanent disqualification from the date the participant obtains a driver license or permit.