99th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Representative J. Eggleston
J. Eggleston
District 002

Years Served:
Capitol Address
Address:MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Room 302-B
Jefferson City MO 65101 
Rep. J. Eggleston, a Republican, represents Daviess, DeKalb, Gentry, and Harrison counties (District 2) in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was elected to his first two-year term in November 2014. In 2018, Rep. Eggleston was elected by his peers to serve as Assistant Majority Floor Leader.

In addition to his legislative duties, Rep. Eggleston is a small business owner in his district. Prior to being elected to the Missouri House of Representatives, Rep. Eggleston grew up on a farm in DeKalb County MO, and was a software engineer in Silicon Valley from 1987-1992. He currently owns a consumer electronics small business he founded in 1994.

Rep. Eggleston is a graduate of Maysville High School in Maysville, MO, and later received a Bachelor of Science degree in Electronic Engineering Technology. Born in DeKalb County, MO, Rep. Eggleston currently resides near Maysville with his wife, Cathie. They have two children.

In 2018, Rep. Eggleston donated a kidney to help his wife and two strangers, and remains an active advocate for organ donation to save the lives of those with health issues.

Sponsored Bills
HB 162 - (0173H.02P)
Modifies the penalty for a willfully or knowingly causing excess drainage onto public roads
HB 163 - (0296H.01I)
Places restrictions on the television programming inmates have access to in correctional facilities
HB 164 - (0294H.01I)
Prohibits temporary assistance for needy families (TANF) benefit cards from being used at ATMs or to access cash, and limits the items that may be purchased with TANF benefits
HB 352 - (1008H.01I)
Prohibits the use of public funds for any stadium if twenty-six other states adopt similar statutes
HB 353 - (1007S.04C)
Modifies provisions relating to non-election successions in certain political subdivisions
HB 748 - (1090H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to institutional performance measures for institutions of higher education
HB 927 - (1895H.02C)
Modifies provisions relating to institutional performance measures for institutions of higher education
HB 968 - (1956H.01I)
Increases the membership of the Highways and Transportation Commission to eight commissioners
HB 994 - (1067H.01I)
Establishes that an employee can receive either health insurance benefits or the premium paid by the employer, in form of compensation or a health savings account
HB 995 - (1399H.01I)
Changes the laws regarding rates charged by health care providers
Co-sponsored Bills
Past Legislation