100th General Assembly, 1st Regular Session
Representative Jeff Shawan
Jeff Shawan
District 153

Years Served:
Hometown:Poplar Bluff
Counties:Ripley, Wayne, Butler, Carter
Capitol Address
Address:MO House of Representatives
201 West Capitol Avenue
Room 415-B
Jefferson City MO 65101 
Legislative Assistant:Kelsey Saunders 
Representative Jeff Shawan, a Republican, represents all of Carter and Ripley counties, and parts of Butler and Wayne counties (District 153) in the Missouri House of Representatives. He was elected to his first two-year term in November 2018.

Prior to joining the legislature, Shawan was a business owner in Missouri and Texas for more than 20 years. He also served as Emergency Management Director for Butler County.

Shawan has done volunteer work with the Red Cross, and worked as the shelter director at the Black River Coliseum to help provide shelter to those in need during the 2017 flood

Shawan is a lifetime patron member of the NRA.

He attended high school and Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff.

Born in Cape Girardeau, Shawan currently lives in Poplar Bluff with his wife, Christy. They have three children.
Sponsored Bills
HB 619 - (1466H.01I)
Modifies the penalties for the offense of resisting arrest
HB 636 - (1492H.01I)
Requires child supports orders established or modified by the Family Support Division to be available on an automated case management system
HB 637 - (0997H.02I)
Modifies provisions relating to fantasy sports contests
HB 709 - (1646H.01I)
Establishes the Silica Claims Priorities Act
HB 750 - (1750H.01I)
Expands the definition of "dangerous dog" for the purposes of committing the offense of keeping a dangerous dog
HB 926 - (1994H.01I)
Modifies provisions relating to dealer license plates
HB 978 - (1995H.01I)
Limits liability for damage, injury, or loss caused by a prescribed burn if the prescribed burn is conducted at the direction of a state-certified prescribed burn manager in accordance with a written prescribed burn plan
HB 1016 - (2142H.01I)
Modifies who may give permission to certain offenders to be present on school property
HCR 43 - (1993H.01I)
Urges President Trump and Missouri's congressional delegation to oppose the Green New Deal
Co-sponsored Bills
Past Legislation