99th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session - 2017
Special Committee on Innovation and Technology
Subcommittee on Appropriations - Public Safety, Corrections, Transportation, and Revenue
Joint Committee on Transportation Oversight
MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Jefferson City MO 65101
Rep. Bart Korman
PO Box 33
High Hill MO 63350
Rep. Bart Korman, a Republican, represents Montgomery County and parts of Warren and St. Charles Counties (District 42) in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was elected to the House of Representatives in 2010 and re-elected in 2012.
In addition to his legislative duties, Rep. Korman is a professional land surveyor and professional engineer with Lewis-Bade, Inc. in Warrenton. He is an auctioneer with the family auction business of Korman Auction Service.
In Rep. Korman’s legislative career, he received the Freshman Legislator of the Year Award for his outstanding work in fiscal responsibility and the 2012 Missouri Farm Bureau Friend of Agriculture Award. The National Association of Social Workers, Missouri Chapter gave him the House of Representatives Legislator of the Year in 2013. From the Missouri Society of Professional Surveyors he received their sincere appreciation award.
Rep. Korman is an officer in the Warren County Rotary club and is, or has been, involved with other organizations such as the Missouri Society of Professional Surveyors, the Missouri Association of County Surveyors, the Montgomery City Knights of Columbus, the Montgomery County Fair Agri-land Committee, Farm Bureau, NRA and Immaculate Conception School Board. He is a former president of the Missouri Society of Professional Engineers – Central Chapter and a graduate of the Montgomery County EXCEL Leadership Program.
Rep. Korman is a 1994 graduate of Montgomery County R-2 High School. He graduated from the University of Missouri in 1999 with a B.S. in Agricultural Engineering and a B.S. in Agricultural Systems Management. That same year, he also graduated from the Missouri Auction School.
Rep. Korman was born December 20, 1975 in Hermann. He is married to Sarah (Young) Korman. They have two sons, Wyatt and Grant. They attend Immaculate Conception Church in Montgomery City.
Authorizes a sales tax holiday for products made in the USA
Modifies current law to ensure compliance with the Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act of 2015
Modifies provisions relating to vehicle lighting equipment
Changes educational requirements for a person to apply for enrollment as a land surveyor-in-training
Requires the Department of Social Services to request a waiver to require certain MO HealthNet participants to be Missouri residents for 6 months before receiving benefits
Allows the department of transportation to sell naming rights for highways and bridges not already named
Creates the Divided Highway Transportation Fund and designates how moneys in the fund must be disbursed
Establishes requirements for utilities regulated by the public service commission regarding the usage of nuclear generated power under certain circumstances
Modifies provisions relating to the alternative fuel decal fee for plug-in electric hybrid vehicles
Creates the Freight Corridor Fund, which shall be used to expand the traffic capacity of certain highways
Changes the laws regarding property tax and the apportionment of mileage between jurisdictions on tractors and trailers
Establishes the I-70 Regional Transportation District
Establishes a "miles driven" fee to be paid at the time of registration of a motor vehicle with a model year of 2019 and later
Changes the laws regarding sales tax so that a percentage of revenue collected is dedicated to the state road fund
Establishes a "None of the Above" option on all ballots cast in the state of Missouri
Requires a deed conveying real estate to contain certain information
Creates various funds dedicated to transportation
Establishes the Missouri Video Lottery Control Act
Allows a property owner to present evidence and argue the value of the future use of the property to be taken in a condemnation proceeding
Changes the law regarding taxation so that definitions of sales and use tax exemptions are modified and the motor fuel tax is increased
Changes the law regarding taxes so that the tax top income tax rate is reduced and the motor fuel tax is increased by amount to offset the income tax reduction
Extends the termination date of the fee imposed on sales of lead-acid batteries
Allows certain wastewater treatment facilities to be exempt from antidegradation review requirements
Establishes an advisory committee to investigate possibility of giving motor vehicle operators the option of replacing a vehicle's front license plate with a bumper sticker to be placed on front of the vehicle