99th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session - 2017
Representative Robert Ross
Representative
Robert Ross
District 142
Republican

Elected:2012 
Years Served:
Hometown:Yukon
Counties:
Capitol Address
Address:MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Room 114-A
Jefferson City MO 65101 
Office Hours:Monday - Thursday: 7:30 A.M. - 5:00 P.M Friday: 8:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M. 
Phone:573-751-1490 
E-Mail:Robert.Ross@house.mo.gov 
Biography
Born in Houston, Missouri; Graduate of Summersville High School; Bachelor of Science Degree in Cartography with an emphasis in Land Surveying at Southwest Missouri State University 2003. He and his wife Chrissy have two boys, Rylan and Carson and they attend the Summersville First Christian Church. In addition to his legislative duties, he is a self-employed Professional Land Surveyor and the owner of Midwest Benchrest which is a nationally sanctioned 600 and 1,000 yard shooting range. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Missouri Society of Professional Surveyors and is actively involved with Missouri Cattlemen’s Association, Texas County Farm Bureau & the NRA. Elected to the House: 2012. Republican.
Sponsored Bills
HB 480 - (1144H.03P)
Establishes guidelines for the regulation of occupations and professions not regulated by the Division of Professional Registration
HB 553 - (1273H.01I)
Requires the Department of Natural Resources to sell certain lands acquired through environmental settlement funds
HB 554 - (1276H.01I)
Changes the laws regarding the purchase of state lands
HB 555 - (1243H.02C)
Establishes the Safe Schools Act
HB 556 - (1275H.01I)
Codifies provisions relating to the navigability of Missouri's waters
HB 557 - (1245H.01P)
Removes the requirement that land surveyors submit letters of reference in order to be licensed
HB 558 - (1253S.02C)
Exempts certain types of vessels from provisions prohibiting passengers from riding in certain areas of a motorboat
HB 582 - (1176H.01I)
Allows an individual to deduct income earned through active military duty, the National Guard, or reserve components of the Armed Forces of the United States from their Missouri adjusted gross income
HB 585 - (1256H.01I)
Prohibits the use of public funds for lobbying purposes
HB 821 - (1393H.01I)
Requires the Department of Natural Resources to sell certain lands acquired through environmental settlement funds
HB 907 - (1428H.01I)
Prohibits a state agency or instrumentality from directly competing with a private business
HB 928 - (1917H.03I)
Prohibits a state agency or instrumentality from directly competing with a private business
HB 954 - (1959H.01I)
Conditions the consent given to the United States to acquire certain state lands on the state receiving an exemption to federal REAL ID requirements
HB 1083 - (2178H.01I)
Modifies the damages to be assessed against an offender who commits the offense of institutional vandalism to certain property
HCR 24 - (1716H.01I)
Urges Congress to repeal the REAL ID Act of 2005, which requires uniform driver's licenses or state identification cards
HJR 23 - (1259H.01I)
Proposes a constitutional amendment to allow the Missouri Citizens' Commission on Compensation for Elected Officials schedule of compensation to be subject to appropriations
HJR 24 - (1279H.01I)
Proposes a constitutional amendment to remove the property tax exemption for real property owned by the Department of Natural Resources or Department of Conservation
HJR 25 - (1280H.01I)
Proposes a constitutional amendment to repeal the Conservation Commission's authority to acquire land
HJR 26 - (1278H.01I)
Proposes a constitutional amendment to remove the five-year limitation for the Department of Natural Resources to make payments to counties in lieu of real property taxes for land acquired by the department
HJR 36 - (1409H.01I)
Establishes a permanent Joint Committee on Administrative Rules to review the promulgation of rules by state agencies
Co-sponsored Bills
Amendments
Past Legislation