99th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session - 2017
Representative Paul Fitzwater
Paul Fitzwater
District 144

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Rep. Paul Fitzwater, a Republican, represents Iron County and parts of Washington, Wayne and Reynolds Counties (District 144) in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was elected to his first two-year term in November 2010.

In addition to his legislative duties, Rep. Fitzwater is a retired school teacher and coach.
He has been honored on a number of occasions as Coach of the Year while coaching high school track and field. Rep. Fitzwater also worked as a high school and college basketball referee. He also owns and operates Fitzwater and Son Concrete.

Rep. Fitzwater attends First Baptist Church. He is a member of the National Rifle Association.

Rep. Fitzwater is a graduate of Potosi High School. He received his B.A. in Education from Tarkio College in 1981.

Born March 5, 1959 in Potosi, Rep. Fitzwater currently resides there with his wife, Sandy. They have four children, Phoebe, Phillip, Katherine and Kelsey.
Sponsored Bills
HB 207 - (0638H.01P)
Prohibits two-way telecommunications devices and their component parts in correctional centers and jails
HB 538 - (1166H.01I)
Specifies that an act by the General Assembly is not required to authorize certain grants or conveyances of an easement to use state property
HB 600 - (1353H.02C)
Renames "Jay Nixon State Park" as "Proffit Mountain State Park"
HB 646 - (1209H.01I)
Establishes the "Youth Sports Brain Injury Prevention Act"
HB 1114 - (2277H.02C)
Changes the laws regarding weight limitations for local log trucks and log truck tractors
HCB 7 - (2375H.02P)
Requires the Attorney General to submit a monthly report detailing all activity concerning lawsuits filed against the Department of Corrections and the State Legal Expense Fund
Co-sponsored Bills
Past Legislation