99th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session - 2018
Representative Courtney Allen Curtis
Representative
Courtney Allen Curtis
District 073
Democrat

Elected:2012 
Years Served:
Hometown:Ferguson
Counties:St. Louis
Capitol Address
Address:MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Room 135-BB
Jefferson City MO 65101 
Legislative Assistant:Chiquita Simmons 
Phone:573-751-0855 
E-Mail:Courtney.Curtis@house.mo.gov 
Biography
State Representative Courtney Allen Curtis (D), District 73, represents St. Louis North County in the Missouri House. He was elected to his first two-year term in November 2012 and re-elected in November 2014. He currently serves on the following Committees: Appropriations - Health, Mental Health and Social Services, Ways and Means and Government Oversight and Accountability.

After winning his first House seat, Rep. Curtis soon became the President of the Freshman Democratic Caucus and Chair of the Freshman Bipartisan Issues Committee. Because of his commitment to ensuring and improving access to a quality higher education in Missouri, he was also named 2013’s Associated Students of the University of Missouri Legislator of the year.

At the University of Missouri, Rep. Curtis led initiatives to encourage minority students to increase their presence in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. In April 2014, Rep. Curtis established the not for profit organization North County Forever. The Organization’s objective is to end poverty, strife and to build a sustainable community in North County.

A native of St. Louis North County, Rep. Curtis is a 1999 graduate of McCluer Senior High School in Florissant. In addition to the University of Missouri, he also attended Columbia College. Rep. Curtis, born on April 12, 1981, currently lives in Ferguson.

Sponsored Bills
HB 2371 - (6312H.01I)
Specifies penalties for school superintendents who fail to attend hearings of the general assembly after receiving official invitations
HB 2464 - (6330H.01I)
Establishes the "Equity in Higher Education Funding Program"
HB 2465 - (6399H.01I)
Changes the definition of the state adequacy target in the school foundation formula
HB 2473 - (5938H.01I)
Authorizes the Department of Natural Resources to acquire certain property in Kinloch, Missouri for the establishment of a state park
HB 2474 - (5796H.02I)
Establishes the Urban Education Institute
HB 2475 - (6000H.01I)
Authorizes a tax credit for taxpayers whose pensions are reduced for certain reasons
HB 2476 - (5794H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to the sunshine law.
HB 2477 - (5791H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to the children's services funds
HB 2478 - (6396H.01I)
Modifies provision for municipal and school board elections.
HB 2489 - (5941H.01I)
Changes the laws regarding controlled substances by removing marijuana's classification as a controlled substance
HJR 86 - (5942H.01I)
Proposes a constitutional amendment to decriminalize the possession and consumption of marijuana by a person twenty-one years of age or older
Co-sponsored Bills
Amendments
Past Legislation