99th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session - 2017
Majority Caucus Chair
Administration and Accounts
Joint Committee on Transportation Oversight
MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Jefferson City MO 65101
State Representative Glen Kolkmeyer, a Republican, represents Lafayette County and parts of Jackson and Johnson counties (District 53) in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was re-elected to his third two-year term in November 2016. Representative Kolkmeyer currently serves as the Majority Caucus Chair in the Missouri House of Representatives.
In addition to his legislative duties, Representative Kolkmeyer is owner and CEO of Energy Transport Solutions, Inc. Bates City MO. The family owned and operated company hauls gasoline, diesel, propane and anhydrous ammonia. Glen’s parents, Omer and Dorothy started in the propane business in 1955. Glen’s Wife, Lisa, serves as the Office Manager, and the third generation: their son, Eric is the General Manager, and their daughter Emily is the billing clerk.
July 15, 2015 the company celebrated 60 years in business. Representative Kolkmeyer also served 20 years as Fire Chief of the Wellington-Napoleon Fire Protection District and served 39 years on the Fire Service.
Representative Kolkmeyer was a former president of Missouri Propane Gas (safety) Commission, Missouri Propane Gas Association and Lafayette County Firefighters Association. He is also the current President of the Lafayette County Law Enforcement Restitution Fund, a member of National Rifle Association, a past board member of the Wellington-Napoleon Protection District and the Lafayette County 9-1-1 Board. Representative Kolkmeyer attends Calvary Baptist Church in Odessa.
Representative Kolkmeyer currently resides in rural Odessa with his Wife, Lisa. They have two children, Eric and Emily, and five grandchildren, Aleah, Ean, Lucas, Zoe, and Mia.
Repeals certain provisions relating to products liability civil actions
Modifies provisions relating to civil proceedings
Amends Supreme Court Rules 52.05 and 52.06 for the purpose of severing parties who are misjoined in a civil action
Amends Supreme Court Rule 52.12 for the purpose of prohibiting a person from intervening in a tort action if jurisdiction and venue cannot be established independently
Amends Supreme Court Rule for the purpose of providing that joinder and intervention cannot establish jurisdiction or venue if jurisdiction and venue cannot be established independently
Places restrictions on how municipalities allocate funds generated from the imposition local taxes under Article IV, Section 30(a) of the Constitution.
Changes the laws regarding motor vehicle warranties to allow component manufacturers to service their products without violating the motor vehicle's warranty
Establishes record keeping requirements for salvage dealers and operators of salvage pool or salvage disposal sales
Authorizes a transient guest sales tax in certain cities