Joe Wyatt

Joe Wyatt, Jr.

Full Name: Joseph Peyton "Joe" Wyatt, Jr.
Date of birth: October 12, 1941
Date of death: April 4, 2022

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 40 Jan 11, 1977 - Jan 9, 1979 65th   Democrat Victoria / Victoria   Calhoun, Victoria
H 40 Jan 14, 1975 - Jan 11, 1977 64th   Democrat Bloomington / Victoria   Calhoun, Victoria
H 40 Jan 9, 1973 - Jan 14, 1975 63rd   Democrat Bloomington / Victoria   Calhoun, Victoria
H 43 Jan 12, 1971 - Jan 9, 1973 62nd   Democrat Bloomington / Victoria   Calhoun, Victoria

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

Other Resources

Texas Monthly's Best and Worst Legislators

  • Named 'Honorable Mention'. Best and Worst Legislators 1977.


  • Photograph. Joe Wyatt, 65th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Joe Wyatt, 64th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Joe Wyatt, 63rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Joe Wyatt, Jr., 62nd Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

65th R.S. - 1977
Offset Emissions Standards, Select (Vice Chair) 
State Artist Selection, Special  
State Energy Plan, House Joint  
Ways and Means (Chair) 
64th R.S. - 1975
Constitutional Revision  
Matagorda Island  
Property Tax Committee, Legislative (Chair) 
Revenue and Taxation (Chair) 
Ways and Means (Chair) 
63rd R.S. - 1973
Liquor Regulation  
Revenue and Taxation  
Revenue and Taxation Subcommittee on Exemptions (Chair) 
62nd 3rd C.S. - 1972
Revenue and Taxation (Vice Chair) 
62nd R.S. - 1971
Banks and Banking  
Capitol Use and Public Information, Interim  
Common Carriers  
Hold Harmless Agreements, Interim  
House Rules and Procedures  
Mental Health and Mental Retardation  
Poverty/Office of Economic Opportunity (Chair) 
Revenue and Taxation, Interim (Vice Chair) 
State Affairs  
Urban Affairs  

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