100th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Representative Bruce DeGroot
Representative
Bruce DeGroot
District 101
Republican

Elected:2016 
Years Served:
Hometown:Chesterfield
Counties:St. Louis
Capitol Address
Address:MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Room 201-B
Jefferson City MO 65101 
Legislative Assistant:Thomas Bradbury 
Phone:573-751-1247 
E-Mail:Bruce.DeGroot@house.mo.gov 
Biography
Rep. Bruce DeGroot, a Republican, represents parts of St. Louis County, including Chesterfield, (District 101) in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was elected to his first two-year term in November 2016.

Immediately prior to assuming his office, Rep. DeGroot served as a councilman for the City of Chesterfield.

Rep. DeGroot is a former Trustee for the Chesterfield Farms Subdivision and has served as the Vice Chair and Secretary on the Planning Commission for the City of Chesterfield. He has also served on the Board of Variances and the Chesterfield Drug Task Force. He attends the Ascension Parish, where he is also a board member for the Ascension Athletic Association.

Rep. DeGroot graduated from Sioux Falls Christian High School in 1982. He earned his bachelor’s degree in 1987 from the University of South Dakota and his J.D. from Saint Louis University School of Law.

Rep. DeGroot was born in Sioux Falls, South Dakota and is a descendent of Buffalo Bill. He currently resides in Chesterfield. He and his wife, Jill, have three children—Regan, Cliff, and Thomas, whom they love to brag about.
Sponsored Bills
HB 120 - (0557H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to civil procedure
HB 121 - (0596H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to the collateral source rule
HB 122 - (0586H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to bail bond agents
HB 123 - (0245H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to permanent total disability benefits
HB 124 - (0597H.01I)
Allows the circuit court in St. Louis City to collect a fee not to exceed twenty dollars, rather than fifteen, to go toward the law library
HB 125 - (0594H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to damages in wrongful death actions
HB 192 - (0761H.02P)
Modifies provisions relating to the payment fines by offenders
HB 215 - (0821H.03C)
Modifies provisions for the Property Assessment Clean Energy Act
HB 216 - (0114H.02I)
Modifies provisions relating to actions for damages due to exposure to asbestos
HB 489 - (1265H.01I)
Modifies provisions regarding punitive damages
HB 1032 - (2166H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to workers' compensation
HB 1221 - (2439H.01I)
Requires court records pertaining to certain misdemeanor cases to be removed from any state courts automated case management system
Co-sponsored Bills
Amendments
Past Legislation