98th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session - 2016
Ways and Means, Vice-Chairman
Professional Registration and Licensing
Property, Casualty, and Life Insurance
Appropriations - Agriculture, Conservation, and Natural Resources
MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Jefferson City MO 65101
Rep. Mike Moon, a Republican, represents the majority of Lawrence County (District 157) in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was elected in a special election in April 2013.
Rep. Moon worked in marketing for Mercy Hospital for 27 years. He currently works on his farm as a cattle rancher.
Rep. Moon is a member of the High Street Baptist Church, where he serves as a deacon, mission committeeman, and Sunday school teacher. He also is a member of the Springfield-Southeast Rotary Club, where he was the recipient of the “Lend-a-Hand” award.
Rep. Moon is a 1977 graduate of Western Branch High School in Chesapeake, VA. He received his bachelor’s in secondary education from Southwest Missouri State University in 1985.
Rep. Moon was born in Kannapolis, NC on December 31, 1958. He lives on his family farm in Ash Grove with his wife, Denise. They have five children: Amanda, Bryan, Erin, David, & Jason.
Establishes the "All Lives Matter Act", which changes the laws regarding the finding that life begins at conception
Establishes a residence address exemption for certain driver's license applicants
Exempts certain members of the military from the hunter education and safety training course requirements for issuance of a hunting permit
Establishes a tax credit for business that were assessed higher taxes without notice as a result of the Department of Revenue changing its interpretation of taxable items before August 28, 2015
Specifies how courts may rule in contractual disputes involving the law of other countries
Prohibits the enforcement of any federal regulation by any state department or agency unless the enforcement is approved by the General Assembly
Repeals provisions relating to English language instruction for nonnative speakers
Repeals a provision authorizing the Department of Social Services to offer grants to programs engaged in the resettling of refugees and legal immigrants
Requires refugees placed in the state under the federal Refugee Resettlement Program to register with the Department of Social Services
Provides if a person posts to prohibit the possession of firearms on the property, the posting entity assumes responsibility for the safety of a person permitted to carry a firearm if harmed on the property
Enables political subdivisions to allow for the removal of elected public officials under certain circumstances
Requires United States Senators who represent Missouri to provide the general assembly with certain information
Applies to Congress for the calling of a convention to propose certain amendments to the United States Constitution which place limits on the federal government
Urges Congress to end all current and prohibit further interference by the U.S. Department of Education with respect to state decisions regarding academic content standards
Proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting a state court from using any international law or Sharia law
Proposes a constitutional amendment regarding the right to life
Changes the laws regarding the conservation sales tax so that the tax must be renewed by voters every five years
Proposes a constitutional amendment to prohibit the levying of a tax or fee on any constitutional right