Joe J. Bernal

Joe J. Bernal

Full Name: Joseph J. Bernal

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 26 Jan 12, 1971 - Jan 9, 1973 62nd (1)   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
S 26 Jan 10, 1967 - Jan 12, 1971 60th (2)   61st   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 68-2 Jan 12, 1965 - Jan 10, 1967 59th (3)   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar

(1) 2-year term; entire Senate went up for reelection in 1972 due to redistricting. Texas Constitution Art. III, ยง3, Election and term of office of Senators.
(2) 60th Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/11/1967, p. 19. Drew 4-year term. Senate Journal.
(3) Sworn 1/3/1965. Oaths of Office.

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Committee Information top

62nd R.S. - 1971
Constitutional Amendments  
County, District and Urban Affairs  
Federal Programs and Relations (Chair) 
Human Resources  
Intergovernmental Relations  
Interstate Cooperation  
Legislative, Congressional and Judicial Districts  
Military and Veterans Affairs  
Privileges and Elections (Vice Chair) 
Public Health  
Public Junior Colleges, Interim (Chair) 
State Departments and Institutions  
State Departments and Institutions Subcommittee on Construction of the Bauer House for the Chancellor at the University of Texas at Austin  
Youth Affairs  
61st R.S. - 1969
Claims (Chair) 
Commerce and Industry  
Interstate Cooperation  
Oil and Gas  
Preschool Education Standards  
State Departments and Institutions (Vice Chair) 
Urban Affairs  
Water and Conservation  
60th R.S. - 1967
Labor and Management Relations  
Oil and Gas  
Poverty in Texas (Chair) 
Public Health (Vice Chair) 
Slums and Slum Clearance  
State Affairs  
Vocational-Technical Education  
Water and Conservation  
59th R.S. - 1965
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
Liquor Regulation  
Military and Veterans' Affairs  
School Districts  

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