100th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Representative Jim Neely
Jim Neely
District 008

Years Served:
Counties:Caldwell, Ray, Clay, Clinton
Capitol Address
Address:MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Room 110-B
Jefferson City MO 65101 
Legislative Assistant:Melinda Fairfax 
Rep. Jim Neely, a Republican, represents Clinton and Caldwell counties and parts of Clay and Ray (District 8) 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. Neely is a physician at Cameron Regional Medical Center. He also is a veteran of the United States Army and a member of the American Legion. In addition, Rep. Neely served on the Cameron School Board from 1995 to 2005.

Rep. Neely is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia and received his D.O. from the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. He also participated in post-baccalaureate studies at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB).

He currently resides in Cameron with his wife Sandra.
Sponsored Bills
HB 193 - (0331H.01I)
Specifies that a parent's obligation to pay child support terminates when the child turns 18 or graduates from high school with certain exceptions
HB 194 - (0333H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to maintenance orders
HB 195 - (0335H.01I)
Allows a court to reduce a life without parole sentence to a sentence of life with eligibility for parole in certain circumstances
HB 241 - (0263H.01I)
Requires certain training and testing accommodations for Commercial Driver's License applicants who are deaf or hard of hearing
HB 242 - (0567H.02P)
Modifies provisions related to coroners and medical examiners
HB 243 - (1009H.02P)
Allows victims of certain crimes to be released from certain lease agreements if documentation is provided to the landlord
HB 244 - (0347H.01I)
Establishes a pilot program to transfer the authority to inspect nursing homes from the Department of Health and Senior Services to local health departments
HB 245 - (0348H.01I)
Requires insurance companies to cover fertility preservation procedures for insureds who are at least 18 years old and are diagnosed with cancer but have not started cancer treatment
HB 246 - (0329H.01I)
Creates new provisions relating to conflicts of interest for governing bodies of political subdivisions
HB 247 - (0350H.01I)
Changes the laws regarding managed care under the MO HealthNet program
HB 456 - (1145H.03P)
Creates new provisions relating to STEM education
HB 524 - (0810H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to license suspensions due to nonsupport
HB 630 - (1461H.01I)
Requires lethal injections to be administered in a manner that allows consenting inmates to donate organs
HB 653 - (1590H.01I)
Changes provisions relating to mental health insurance coverage
HB 654 - (1592H.02C)
Changes provisions relating to credentialing procedure
HB 747 - (1716H.01I)
Changes the laws regarding the taxation of feminine hygiene products, diapers, and incontinence products
HB 804 - (1728H.01I)
Requires any person reviewing, adjusting, approving, or otherwise handling claims for health care on behalf of or in connection with a medical assistance program to make payments within 120 days of submission
HB 805 - (1732H.01I)
Revokes contracts of any person reviewing, adjusting, approving, or otherwise handling claims for health care on behalf of or in connection with a medical assistance program when the person or entity commits fraud
HB 806 - (1769H.01I)
Requires spouses of members of the active duty component of the Armed Forces to be given first priority in the processing of all professional licensure applications
HB 807 - (1767H.01I)
Modifies education and experience qualifications for the Director of the Department of Health and Senior Services and local public health centers administrators
HB 808 - (1760H.01I)
Requires insurance companies, including MO HealthNet, to cover medically necessary dental procedures that are a result of cancer treatments
HB 832 - (1645H.01I)
Designates a portion of State Highway 33 in Clinton County as the "Trooper Fred L Walker Memorial Highway"
HB 833 - (1567H.01I)
Establishes provisions regarding parental visitation
HB 860 - (1881H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to assistant physicians
HB 925 - (1517H.01I)
Modifies a provision relating to the offense of nonconsensual dissemination of private sexual images
HB 1005 - (2078H.01I)
Requires bleeding control training in high schools
HB 1033 - (2150H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to the registration of sexual offenders
HB 1180 - (2194H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to maintenance orders
HB 1217 - (2429H.01I)
Adds provisions relating to pharmaceutical manufacturers
HB 1218 - (2415H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to investigational access organizations
Co-sponsored Bills
Past Legislation