99th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session - 2017
21st Century Missouri Transportation System Task Force, Chairman
Rules - Administrative Oversight
Special Committee on Litigation Reform
Special Committee on Tax Policy for Working Families
MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Jefferson City MO 65101
Capitol Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Representative Kevin Corlew, a Republican, represents parts of southeast Platte County and southwest Clay County, in the Kansas City metro area known as the Northland. Communities in District 14 include Kansas City, Riverside, Northmoor, Lake Waukomis, Houston Lake, and Platte Woods. Representative Corlew was elected to his first two-year term in November 2014.
In addition to his legislative duties, Representative Corlew is an attorney. His practice involves business litigation at a law firm in Kansas City. Before going to law school, he worked as a church youth director, where he led ministries for junior high, senior high, and college students.
Representative Corlew graduated from high school in North Platte, Nebraska. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Columbia College-Chicago, and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Nebraska College of Law. Right after law school, Representative Corlew worked for two years as a judicial law clerk for a judge on the Nebraska Supreme Court.
Representative Corlew and his wife, Amy, have three children. They live in Kansas City and attend Tiffany Fellowship Church.
Before serving in the Missouri General Assembly, Representative Corlew served as a member of the Board of Education for North Kansas City Schools. He also served on the board and as the chairperson for his homeowners association. He is a member of Rotary and is active in several local chambers of commerce and economic development councils.
Requires the department of revenue to issue REAL ID compliant driver's licenses unless the applicant requests a license that is not compliant with the REAL ID Act
Establishes the Armed Offender Docket Pilot Project within the Jackson County Circuit Court to handle all matters regarding a person accused or convicted of first degree robbery or a firearm offense
Modifies provisions relating to expert witnesses
Establishes a limit on residential property assessment increases for the elderly and disabled who own and live in their principal residence proportional to the increase of their Social Security benefit
Establishes the "Interstate 70 Public-Private Partnership Act"
Changes the Uniform Arbitration Act regarding agreements between employers and at-will employees
Modifies provisions relating to convictions of included offenses
Establishes the Cronkite New Voices Act
Allows the Kansas City Police Department chief of police to appoint a lieutenant colonel to be responsible for homeland security matters
Changes the laws regarding the eligibility requirements of tourism commissions
Modifies provisions of law relating to campaign finance
Modifies various provisions relating to criminal offenses
Changes the laws regarding 911 emergency communication services
Modifies the definition of special victim
Establishes the 21st Century Missouri Transportation System Task Force