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Ben Bynum Ben Bynum
Full Name: James Benjamin "Ben" Bynum IV
Date of birth: April 16, 1943
Date of death: February 15, 2019

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 67 Jan 14, 1975 - Jan 11, 1977 64th   Democrat Amarillo / Potter   Potter
H 67 Jan 9, 1973 - Jan 14, 1975 63rd   Democrat Amarillo / Potter   Potter
H 74-1 Jan 12, 1971 - Jan 9, 1973 62nd   Democrat Amarillo / Potter   Potter
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 62nd Legislature, R.S., HSR 355. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 63rd Legislature, R.S., HSR 105. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 86th Legislature, R.S., HR 840. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Oral history interview available in Oral History Collection, University of North Texas.
  • Other Resources
  • Notice of death, 2/20/2019. Speaker of the House.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Ben Bynum, 62nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Ben Bynum, 63rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Ben Bynum, 64th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 62nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 63rd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 64th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    64th R.S. - 1975
    Constitutional Revision  
    Insurance (Chair) 
    63rd R.S. - 1973
    Citizens' Conference on State Legislatures, Steering, Special (Operations of the House)  
    Constitutional Convention Planning  
    House Administration  
    Insurance (Chair) 
    62nd R.S. - 1971
    Capitol Use and Public Information, Interim (Chair) 
    Common Carriers  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Highway Beautification (Chair) 
    Medical Welfare Program, Interim  
    State Affairs  

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