1 CSR 50-2.060 - Subpoenas and Subpoenas Duces Tecum

PURPOSE: This rule describes the procedure for the issuance of subpoenas and subpoenas duces tecum.

(1) The commission shall issue subpoenas upon the request of any party. Subpoenas shall be processed in accordance with the provisions of section 536.077, RSMo.
(2) The commission, in appropriate circumstances, shall issue subpoenas duces tecum upon the request of any party. Requests for issuance of a subpoena duces tecum shall be in writing and shall include the name of the person to be served; the date for his/her appearance; and the description of books, papers, records or documents sought to be subpoenaed.
(3) Requests for the issuance of subpoenas and subpoenas duces tecum shall be directed to the commission.
(4) Where a subpoena or a subpoena duces tecum is requested and issued at the instance of any party to a hearing or other proceeding, the responsibility for service and the cost of the subpoena, witness and mileage fees shall be borne by the party at whose instance it has been requested and issued, unless otherwise ordered by the commission for good cause shown. Witness and mileage fees shall be paid in the same manner as paid in civil actions before the circuit courts.
(5) Subpoenas and subpoenas duces tecum shall be enforced as provided in section 536.077, RSMo.


1 CSR 50-2.060
AUTHORITY: section 105.955.14(7), RSMo 2000.* Original rule filed March 24, 1997, effective Sept. 30, 1997. Amended: Filed Sept. 4, 2007, effective Feb. 29, 2008.

*Original authority: 105.955, RSMo 1991, amended 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1999.

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