99th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session - 2017
Representative Courtney Allen Curtis
Representative
Courtney Allen Curtis
District 073
Democrat

Elected:2012 
Years Served:
Hometown:Ferguson
Counties:
Biography
State Representative Courtney Allen Curtis (D), District 73, represents St. Louis North County in the Missouri House. He was elected to his first two-year term in November 2012 and re-elected in November 2014. He currently serves on the following Committees: Appropriations - Health, Mental Health and Social Services, Ways and Means and Government Oversight and Accountability.

After winning his first House seat, Rep. Curtis soon became the President of the Freshman Democratic Caucus and Chair of the Freshman Bipartisan Issues Committee. Because of his commitment to ensuring and improving access to a quality higher education in Missouri, he was also named 2013’s Associated Students of the University of Missouri Legislator of the year.

At the University of Missouri, Rep. Curtis led initiatives to encourage minority students to increase their presence in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. In April 2014, Rep. Curtis established the not for profit organization North County Forever. The Organization’s objective is to end poverty, strife and to build a sustainable community in North County.

A native of St. Louis North County, Rep. Curtis is a 1999 graduate of McCluer Senior High School in Florissant. In addition to the University of Missouri, he also attended Columbia College. Rep. Curtis, born on April 12, 1981, currently lives in Ferguson.

Sponsored Bills
HB 615 - (1366H.01I)
Authorizes the Department of Natural Resources to acquire certain property in Kinloch, Missouri for the establishment of a state park
HB 616 - (1372H.01I)
Establishes the Urban Education Institute
HB 617 - (1368H.01I)
Allows children's services funds to be used to fund juvenile delinquency prevention programs
HB 618 - (1367H.01I)
Prohibits a community children's services fund from transferring any funds to the state or certain cities
HB 673 - (1427H.01I)
Establishes safeguards concerning discriminatory practices against persons who have been convicted of certain offenses
HB 699 - (1417H.01I)
Requires the court to disclose certain consequences prior to accepting a guilty plea
HB 1166 - (2200H.01I)
Changes the law regarding the right of suffrage for former felons
HB 1195 - (2214H.01I)
Requires certain air pollution sources that emit mercury to pay an annual fee
Co-sponsored Bills
Amendments
Past Legislation