97th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Appropriations - Health, Mental Health, and Social Services
Health Care Policy
Children, Families, and Persons with Disabilities
Missouri Sportsman Issue Development
Issue Development Standing Committee on Missouri Health Care
Issue Development Standing Committee on Cowboy Caucus on Agricultural Issues
Interim Committee on Citizens and Legislators Working Group on Medicaid Eligibility and Reform
Missouri Oncology Issue Development Standing Committee
MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Jefferson City MO 65101
Rep. Jim Neely, a Republican, represents Clinton and Caldwell counties and parts of Clay and Ray (District 8) in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was elected to his first two-year term in November 2012.
In addition to his legislative duties, Rep. Neely is a physician at Cameron Regional Medical Center. He also is a veteran of the United States Army and a member of the American Legion. In addition, Rep. Neely served on the Cameron School Board from 1995 to 2005.
Rep. Neely is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia and received his D.O. from the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. He also participated in post-baccalaureate studies at California State University, Long Beach (CSULB).
He currently resides in Cameron with his wife Sandra.
Specifies that if an anatomical gift is medically unsuitable for transplantation or therapy, the gift may be used for research or education or passed to the appropriate procurement organization
Allows physicians to prescribe certain investigational drugs, biological products, or devices to certain eligible terminally ill patients
Establishes the Patrick Henry No Tax Without Representation Act and authorizes a tax credit for individuals residing within a state legislative district if the Governor doesn't call a special election within 90 days when there is a vacancy in the district
Changes the laws regarding eminent domain powers of utility providers
Repeals the authority of a school district board to retain counsel and requires the Attorney General to furnish whatever legal services are necessary to exercise its powers upon the request of the board
Prohibits hospitals, health care facilities, and health care professionals from owning, operating, or having a financial interest in health insurance entities