98th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Representative Jim Neely
Jim Neely
District 008

Years Served:
Capitol Address
Address:MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Room 110-B
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.
Sponsored Bills
HB 1549 - (4374H.01I)
Specifies that a parent's obligation to pay child support must terminate when the child turns 18 or graduates from high school unless other circumstances arise that would terminate the obligation
HB 1550 - (4372S.06T)
Specifies that every child custody judgment must include a written statement notifying the parties that if a provision of the judgment is violated, the injured party may file a family access motion
HB 1551 - (4369H.01I)
Allows a court to order each party to a child custody order to provide the court with an annual report specifying whether the party is in compliance with the order and an accounting of child support payments
HB 1552 - (4354H.01I)
Requires the Department of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration to develop a standard prior authorization form, which all health carriers shall be required to use
HB 1553 - (4352H.01I)
Transfers the authority to inspect hotels from the Department of Health and Senior Services to local health departments
HB 1554 - (4353H.01I)
Transfers the authority to inspect nursing homes from the Department of Health and Senior Services to local health departments
HB 2460 - (6277H.01I)
Requires the court to enter written findings of fact and conclusions of law for matter pertaining to child support and child custody
HB 2540 - (6451H.01I)
Establishes a pilot program to transfer the authority to inspect nursing homes from the Department of Health and Senior Services to local health departments
HB 2554 - (6403H.01I)
Provides that the state shall not require maintenance of licensure or any form of specialty medical board certification to practice medicine and modifies requirements for physicians
HB 2562 - (6096H.01I)
Changes the laws regarding the Cancer Information Reporting System
HB 2625 - (6620H.01I)
Allows for the use of medical marijuana to treat serious conditions
HB 2692 - (6751H.01I)
Modifies penalty provisions relating to the offense of criminal nonsupport
HB 2708 - (6803H.01I)
Requires courts in this state to phase in equipment that allows audio from trials or other court proceedings to be retained for a minimum of one year
HB 2778 - (6522H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to guardianships within the Probate Code
Co-sponsored Bills
Past Legislation