98th General Assembly, 2nd Regular Session
Representative Robert Ross
Robert Ross
District 142

Years Served:
Capitol Address
Address:MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Room 302-1
Jefferson City MO 65101 
Office Hours:Monday - Thursday: 7:30 A.M. - 5:00 P.M Friday: 8:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M. 
Born in Houston, Missouri; Graduate of Summersville High School; Bachelor of Science Degree in Cartography with an emphasis in Land Surveying at Southwest Missouri State University 2003. He and his wife Chrissy have two boys, Rylan and Carson and they attend the Summersville First Christian Church. In addition to his legislative duties, he is a self-employed Professional Land Surveyor and the owner of Midwest Benchrest which is a nationally sanctioned 600 and 1,000 yard shooting range. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Missouri Society of Professional Surveyors and is actively involved with Missouri Cattlemen’s Association, Texas County Farm Bureau & the NRA. Elected to the House: 2012. Republican.
Sponsored Bills
HB 2186 - (5811H.01P)
Allows school districts to develop policies on student recognition for participation in the Constitution Project of the Missouri Supreme Court
HB 2187 - (5785S.03C)
Requires the Department of Natural Resources to sell certain lands acquired through environmental settlement funds
HB 2229 - (5812H.02I)
Prohibits the use of public funds for lobbying purposes
HB 2230 - (5923H.01P)
Exempts certain types of vessels from provisions prohibiting passengers from riding in certain areas of a motorboat
HB 2266 - (5973H.01I)
Changes the laws regarding workers' compensation insurance premiums of volunteer fire departments
HB 2405 - (5953H.01I)
Changes the laws regarding water rights
HB 2461 - (6321H.01I)
Removes the requirement that land surveyors submit letters of reference in order to be licensed
HB 2610 - (6594H.01I)
Allows persons who serve at least two years in the Missouri General Assembly to practice law as an attorney or become an associate or a circuit court judge
HB 2670 - (5801H.03I)
Changes the laws regarding the purchase of state lands
HB 2707 - (6595H.01I)
Establishes the Safe Schools Act
HB 2826 - (6895H.01I)
Changes the laws regarding the Missouri Board on Geographic Names and Local Records Board
HJR 100 - (6577H.01I)
Proposes a constitutional amendment to allow the Missouri Citizens' Commission on Compensation for Elected Officials schedule of compensation to be subject to appropriations
HJR 101 - (6738H.01I)
Proposes a constitutional amendment to remove the five-year limitation for the Department of Natural Resources to make payments to counties in lieu of real property taxes for land acquired by the department
HJR 102 - (6749H.01I)
Proposes a constitutional amendment to remove the property tax exemption for real property owned by the Department of Natural Resources or Department of Conservation
HJR 103 - (5786H.01I)
Proposes a constitutional amendment to repeal the Conservation Commission's authority to acquire land
Co-sponsored Bills
Past Legislation