99th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session - 2018
Representative Bruce DeGroot
Representative
Bruce DeGroot
District 101
Republican

Elected:2016 
Years Served:
Hometown:Chesterfield
Counties:St. Louis
Capitol Address
Address:MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Room 116-2
Jefferson City MO 65101 
Legislative Assistant:Megan Wolfe 
Phone:573-751-1247 
E-Mail:Bruce.DeGroot@house.mo.gov 
Biography
Rep. Bruce DeGroot, a Republican, represents parts of St. Louis County, including Chesterfield, (District 101) in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was elected to his first two-year term in November 2016.

Immediately prior to assuming his office, Rep. DeGroot served as a councilman for the City of Chesterfield.

Rep. DeGroot is a former Trustee for the Chesterfield Farms Subdivision and has served as the Vice Chair and Secretary on the Planning Commission for the City of Chesterfield. He has also served on the Board of Variances and the Chesterfield Drug Task Force. He attends the Ascension Parish, where he is also a board member for the Ascension Athletic Association.

Rep. DeGroot graduated from Sioux Falls Christian High School in 1982. He earned his bachelor’s degree in 1987 from the University of South Dakota and his J.D. from Saint Louis University School of Law.

Rep. DeGroot was born in Sioux Falls, South Dakota and is a descendent of Buffalo Bill. He currently resides in Chesterfield. He and his wife, Jill, have three children—Regan, Cliff, and Thomas, whom they love to brag about.
Sponsored Bills
HB 1398 - (4884H.01I)
Prohibits villages, towns, and cities from regulating dogs in a breed-specific manner
HB 1399 - (4904H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to the termination of parental rights of a rapist after a child was conceived and born as a result of rape
HB 1400 - (4880H.01I)
Provides that the practices of cosmetology and barbering do not include shampooing
HB 1401 - (4899H.01I)
Adds provisions relating to a claim for breach of implied warranty of habitability by a tenant of rental property
HB 1402 - (4903H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to arbitration agreements
HB 1403 - (4902H.01I)
Allows an offense involving the operation of a motor vehicle in an intoxicating condition to be cognizable before a municipal court if, after referral, the county prosecuting attorney fails to prosecute
HB 1404 - (4894H.01I)
Specifies that an attorney who presents a current valid Missouri Bar membership card to courthouse security is not subject to any security screening, with an exception
HB 1405 - (4896H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to financial interests of minors
HB 1406 - (4876H.01I)
Repeals a provision relating to insurance.
HB 1407 - (4993H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to the collateral source rule
HB 1531 - (4988H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to interpleading in civil proceedings
Co-sponsored Bills
Amendments
Past Legislation