99th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session - 2017
Special Committee on Government Oversight, Vice-Chairman
Children and Families
Subcommittee on Boards and Commissions
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 "Expanded Address Confidentiality Program"
Requires United States Senators who represent Missouri to provide the General Assembly with certain information
Prohibits the enforcement of any federal regulation by any state department or agency unless the enforcement is approved by the General Assembly
Authorizes a sales tax refund for businesses 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
Provides that if a business enterprise posts to prohibit the possession of concealed 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
Establishes the "Missouri Right to Life Act", which changes the laws regarding the finding that life begins at conception
Requires the Missouri State Museum to include a display on the history of abortion
Requires employees to pay for unemployment insurance
Eliminates the criminal penalty for carrying a concealed weapon into any area where firearms are restricted under Section 571.107, RSMo
Modifies provisions relating to the acquisition of land by the U.S. government
Proposes a constitutional amendment to prohibit the levying of a tax or fee on any constitutional right
Proposes a constitutional amendment to require that the conservation sales tax be renewed by voters every six years
Proposes a constitutional amendment regarding the right to life
Proposes a constitutional amendment prohibiting searches of persons upon entering the Missouri State Capitol or on capitol grounds