97th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Representative Robert Ross
Robert Ross
District 142

Years Served:
Born in Houston, Missouri; Graduate of Summersville High School; Bachelor of Science Degree in Cartography with an emphasis in Land Surveying at Southwest Missouri State University 2003. He and his wife Chrissy have two boys, Rylan and Carson and they attend the Summersville First Christian Church. In addition to his legislative duties, he is a self-employed Professional Land Surveyor and the owner of Midwest Benchrest which is a nationally sanctioned 600 and 1,000 yard shooting range. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Missouri Society of Professional Surveyors and is actively involved with Missouri Cattlemen’s Association, Texas County Farm Bureau & the NRA. Elected to the House: 2012. Republican.
Sponsored Bills
HB 1925 - (6072H.04C)
Prohibits any state agency or department from engaging in biometric analysis of photographs and digital data
HB 1926 - (5769H.01I)
Establishes the Fair Influence in Government Act which prohibits the use of public funds for lobbying purposes
HB 1927 - (5771H.01I)
Changes the laws regarding the Missouri Board on Geographic Names and the Local Records Board
HB 1928 - (5788H.01I)
Specifies that a political subdivision cannot have the authority to require the removal or relocation of infrastructure owned by a communication service provider that is lawfully located on private property
HB 2048 - (6302H.01I)
Changes the procedures in a death penalty case in which the defendant kidnapped the victim before causing the victim's death
HB 2298 - (6498L.01I)
Allows school districts to develop policies on student recognition for participation in the Constitution Project of the Missouri Supreme Court
Co-sponsored Bills
Past Legislation