98th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
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Administration and Accounts, Vice-Chairman
Select Committee on Rules, Vice-Chairman
Select Committee on Agriculture
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Rep. Lindell Shumake, a Republican, represents Marion, Ralls and Shelby counties (District 5) in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was elected to his first two-year term in November 2010.
In addition to his legislative duties, Rep. Shumake runs two small businesses (Kan-Man Metal Recycling and LS Tax Service) in the Hannibal area and serves as a chaplain at Hannibal Regional Hospital. He previously worked for the Missouri Division of Family services as a caseworker from 1977 – 1996. Rep. Shumake also served in the United States Army including a tour of duty in Vietnam from 1969 to 1970. He received the Army Commendation Medal for Service in Vietnam.
Rep. Shumake is involved with the New Hope Gospel Center and God’s Harvester’s Inc.
Rep. Shumake is a 1968 graduate of Hannibal High School. He received his A.A. from Hannibal LaGrange College in 1974 and his B.A. in Sociology from Quincy University in 1976.
Born December 24, 1949 in St. Louis, Rep. Shumake currently resides in Hannibal with his wife, Lydia. They are the parents of Johanna C. Shumake.
Designates a portion of US Highway 61 in Marion County as the "Tom Boland Memorial Highway"
Grants the President Pro Tem and the Speaker standing to intervene in cases challenging the constitutionality of state law and authorizes legislators to hire outside counsel when sued in their official capacity.
Allows camping trailers more than twenty-five years old to be permanently registered and be issued historic trailer license plates
Allows law enforcement agencies to perform a criminal record review for open records for the purpose of hiring any ambulance district employee
Designates the "Tom Boland Highway" on a portion of U.S. 61 in Marion County
Allows ambulance districts to conduct fingerprint background checks on current and prospective employees and volunteers.
Urges the U.S. Congress to pass the Filipino Veterans of World War II Congressional Gold Medal Act of 2015
Proposes a constitutional amendment authorizing $50 million in bonds for veterans homes