99th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session - 2017
Representative Lynn Morris
Representative
Lynn Morris
District 140
Republican

Elected:2012 
Years Served:
Hometown:Nixa
Counties:
Capitol Address
Address:MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Room 200-BC
Jefferson City MO 65101 
Phone:573-751-2565 
E-Mail:Lynn.Morris@house.mo.gov 
Biography
Rep. Lynn Morris, a Republican, represents the eastern part of Christian County (District 140) in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was elected to his first two-year term in November 2012.

In addition to his legislative duties, Rep. Morris is a Pharmacist and President/Owner of Family Pharmacy Inc, Family Pharmacy HealthCare Services and Family Pharmacy Partners LLC.

Rep. Morris was selected as U.S. Pharmacist of the Year by U.S. Pharmacists Publications and was awarded the Frist Humanitarian Award in 1997. His company has been recognized as one of the top 100 U.S. Drug Store Chains by the National Association of Chain Drug Stores from 2000-2012.

Rep. Morris is a member of the following organizations: Missouri Pharmacy Association, American Society of Consulting Pharmacists, National Association of Chain Drug Stores, Christian Business Associates, National Federation of Independent Business, and multiple Chambers of Commerce from around the area. He also has served on multiple boards such as the Boys & Girls Group Homes, Ozark School, American Diabetes Association, Christian County Cancer Society and the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. He is an active member of Ozark Baptist Church.

He obtained the rank of Eagle Scout from the Boy Scouts of America.

A 1967 graduate of Parkview High School, Rep. Morris received his Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from University of Missouri-Kansas City. He received his Masters in Healthcare Administration from Southwest Baptist University in 2000.

Born January 22, 1949 in West Plains, Rep. Morris currently resides in Ozark with his wife Janet. They have three children, Justin, Melissa and Mandy.
Sponsored Bills
HB 327 - (0969H.01P)
Establishes the Missouri Senior Farmers' Market Nutrition Program to provide low-income seniors with fresh, Missouri-grown produce
HB 328 - (0980H.01I)
Authorizes a sales tax exemption for initiation dues of certain not for profit clubs and groups
HB 329 - (1017H.02C)
Establishes the Tricia Leann Tharp Act, which requires certain pharmacists to receive two hours of continuing education on suicide prevention
HB 330 - (1030H.02P)
Changes the definition of "assistant physician"
HB 331 - (1054H.01I)
Changes the laws regarding vaccines
HB 332 - (1055H.01I)
Changes the laws regarding vaccines and disorder monitoring
HB 722 - (1564H.01I)
Requires all motor vehicle insurers to notify the Department of Revenue of lapsed policies in order to allow the owner to provide proof of insurance or surrender the license plates if no proof is provided
HB 818 - (1744H.01I)
Changes the laws regarding county budgets
HB 1073 - (2207H.01I)
Changes the law regarding insurance claims filed by a pharmacy
HB 1105 - (2234H.01I)
Changes the laws regarding consumer credit interest rates
HB 1144 - (2297H.01I)
Removes the termination date for the Missouri Rx Prescription Drug Program
HB 1152 - (2298H.01I)
Establishes the "Rx Cares for Missouri Program"
HB 1159 - (2302H.01I)
Modifies and creates provisions relating to the MO HealthNet pharmacy program
HCR 7 - (0403H.02P)
Urges the United States government to condemn the persecution of Falun Gong practitioners
HCR 34 - (1900H.01I)
Designates June 27 of each year as "Posttraumatic Stress Injury Awareness Day" in Missouri
HJR 33 - (1545H.01I)
Proposes a constitutional amendment allowing a judge who has attained 70 years of age to complete the remainder of his or her term
Co-sponsored Bills
Amendments
Past Legislation