Richard M. Anderson

Full Name: Richard M. Anderson

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 1 Sep 18, 1986 - Jan 10, 1989 69th (1) (2)   70th   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Bowie, Camp, Cass, Delta, Franklin, Gregg, Harrison, Hopkins, Lamar, Marion, Morris, Panola, Red River, Titus, Upshur

(1) Richard Anderson, in special runoff election 9/13/1986, sworn 9/18/1986, succeeded V. Edgar Howard, who, to avoid appearance of conflict of interest, did not attend 2-3 C.S. except for his election as president pro tempore ad interim on 9/4/1986, but held office until successor sworn. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(2) Special election 8/9/1986, runoff 9/13/1986. Texas Secretary of State - Election Dates Including Special Elections, 1966-2001.

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Committee Information top

70th R.S. - 1987
Child Support, Interim  
Committee of the Whole Senate  
Economic Development  
Intergovernmental Relations  
Protective Orders and State Employee Pension Plans  
Rural Health Care Delivery, Special Task Force  
Workfare, Special, Interim  
69th R.S. - 1985
Committee of the Whole Senate  
Economic Development  
Natural Resources  
Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water  

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