100th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
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Special Committee on Homeland Security, Vice-Chairman
Joint Committee on Disaster Preparedness and Awareness
Special Committee on Aging
MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Jefferson City MO 65101
Rep. Bill E. Kidd, a Republican, represents the NE part of Jackson County (District 20) in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was elected to his first two-year term in November 2014.
Prior to his legislative duties, Rep. Kidd was a small business owner in Independence, MO. and held various positions with corporations.
Rep. Kidd is a 1975 graduate from Oklahoma State University where he received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology. Mr. Kidd has held his Security and Exchange licenses and has been a registered investment advisor.
Rep. Kidd has served as reserve deputy sheriff and is currently a member of the command staff for the emergency operation center of eastern Jackson County and the City of Independence.
Rep. Kidd currently resides in Northeast Jackson County with his wife, Jamie.
Specifies that a school board may vote to remove its operating levy from a certain definition related to tax increment financing for redevelopment projects
Establishes "Simon's Law," which changes the laws regarding life-sustaining or nonbeneficial treatment policies of health care facilities
Modifies the definition of "public utility"
Authorizes an earned income tax credit in Missouri
Creates guidelines for reviewing the comprehensive state energy plan
Introduces provisions relating to a tax credit for senior citizen property owners
Modifies provisions for the public service commission
Modifies provisions for disclosure of public records by the Public Service Commission
Modifies provisions for penalties relating to pipeline safety.
Establishes provisions relating to water safety and security
Changes the laws regarding the foreign ownership of agricultural land
Introduces constitutional provisions relating to a tax exemption for certain senior citizen property owners