Vilma Luna

Vilma Luna

Full Name: Vilma Luna

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 33 Jan 11, 2005 - Jul 31, 2006 79th (1) (2)   Democrat Corpus Christi / Nueces   Nueces
H 33 Jan 14, 2003 - Jan 11, 2005 78th   Democrat Corpus Christi / Nueces   Nueces
H 33 Jan 9, 2001 - Jan 14, 2003 77th   Democrat Corpus Christi / Nueces   Nueces
H 33 Jan 12, 1999 - Jan 9, 2001 76th   Democrat Corpus Christi / Nueces   Nueces
H 33 Jan 14, 1997 - Jan 12, 1999 75th   Democrat Corpus Christi / Nueces   Nueces
H 33 Jan 10, 1995 - Jan 14, 1997 74th   Democrat Corpus Christi / Nueces   Nueces
H 33 May 4, 1993 - Jan 10, 1995 73rd (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8)   Democrat Corpus Christi / Nueces   Nueces

(1) Proclamation, 8/29/2006, Ordering special election in House District 33 on 11/7/2006 to serve unexpired term of Vilma Luna. Governor Rick Perry.
(2) Solomon Ortiz in special election 11/7/2006, sworn 11/25/2006, succeeded unexpired term of Vilma Luna, resigned effective 7/31/2006. Texas Secretary of State - Historical Election Returns, 1992-2019.
(3) Texas Employment Commission appointment letters, 2/10/1993 and 2/18/1993. Governor Ann W. Richards.
(4) 73rd Legislature - Roll of Members-Elect, 1/12/1993, p. 4. House Journal.
(5) Vilma Luna, in special election 5/1/1993, sworn 5/4/1993, succeeded to unexpired term of Eddie Cavazos, did not take oath of office. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(6) 73rd Legislature - V. Luna oath of office date. Texas House of Representatives, Chief Clerk's Office - Seniority Order.
(7) State Representative, District 33, April 3, 1993 and May 1, 1993. Texas Secretary of State - Statement of Canvass for Special Election, 1992.
(8) 1992 General Election, State Representative District 33. Texas Secretary of State - Texas Official General Election Returns [Including Primary], 1936.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Photo and biographical sketch, Hispanic Journal, 2000 Legislative Guide, 2000.

Other Resources

  • Photo, political affiliation, and committee assignment. Capitol Women: Texas Female Legislators, 1923-1999, 2000.
  • Mentioned in "Politicos Conflictivos: Lawsuits, Kickbacks, and the Boogie Man Sink Corpus Christi Democrats Into Disarray," 1/30/2004. Texas Observer.
  • Luna, Vilma. Texas State Cemetery.

Photographs

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

79th R.S. - 2005
Appropriations (Vice Chair) 
Calendars  
Ways and Means  
78th R.S. - 2003
Appropriations (Vice Chair) 
Calendars  
Public School Finance, Select (Vice Chair) 
Public School Finance, Select  
Public School Finance, Select Subcommittee on Completion and Dropout Rates  
Public School Finance, Select Subcommittee on Cost Adjustments  
Public School Finance, Select Subcommittee on Tax  
Public School Finance, Select, Executive Committee  
Redistricting  
Redistricting Subcommittee on Congressional Redistricting One  
Ways and Means  
77th R.S. - 2001
Appropriations  
Appropriations Subcommittee on General Government  
Economic Development  
House Administration (Vice Chair) 
Redistricting  
76th R.S. - 1999
Appropriations  
Appropriations Subcommittee on General Government  
Economic Development  
House Administration (Vice Chair) 
75th R.S. - 1997
Economic Development  
House Administration (Vice Chair) 
Judicial Affairs  
74th R.S. - 1995
Economic Development  
Public Safety  
73rd R.S. - 1993
Public Safety  

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