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Henry Grover

Full Name: Henry Cushing "Hank" Grover
Date of birth: April 1, 1927
Date of death: November 28, 2005

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 15 Jan 14, 1969 - Jan 9, 1973 61st   62nd   Republican Houston / Harris   Harris
S 15 Jan 10, 1967 - Jan 14, 1969 60th (1) (2)   Republican Houston / Harris   Harris
H 22-3 Jan 12, 1965 - Jan 10, 1967 59th (3)   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 22-3 Jan 8, 1963 - Jan 12, 1965 58th (4)   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris
H 22-3 Jan 10, 1961 - Jan 8, 1963 57th   Democrat Houston / Harris   Harris

(1) 60th Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/11/1967, p. 19. Drew 2-year term. Senate Journal.
(2) 1968-1969 edition - listed as Republican, p. 627. Texas Almanac and State Industrial Guide.
(3) Party switch from Democrat to Republican on 2/3/1966. "Grover Switches to the GOP, Will Run for State Senator," 2/4/1966. Houston Post.
(4) Sworn 11/24/1962. Oaths of Office.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches


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Committee Information top

62nd R.S. - 1971
Commerce and Industry  
Constitutional Amendments  
County, District and Urban Affairs  
Federal Programs and Relations (Vice Chair) 
Human Resources  
Intergovernmental Relations  
Interstate Cooperation  
Privileges and Elections  
Public Health  
State Departments and Institutions  
Water and Conservation  
Youth Affairs  
61st R.S. - 1969
Claims (Vice Chair) 
Constitutional Amendments  
Federal Programs and Relations  
Legislative, Congressional, and Judicial Districts  
Oil and Gas  
Privileges and Elections  
Transportation (Vice Chair) 
Water and Conservation  
60th R.S. - 1967
Banking (Vice Chair) 
Constitutional Amendments  
Constitutional Revision Commission  
Governor's Mansion Preservation  
Legislative, Congressional and Judicial Districts  
Oil and Gas  
State and Local Tax Policy  
Water and Conservation  
59th R.S. - 1965
Banks and Banking  
Constitutional Amendments  
Highways and Roads  
Public Printing  
School Districts  
58th R.S. - 1963
Congressional and Legislative Districts  
Contingent Expenses  
Counties (Chair) 
Problems Confronting Education in Texas (Chair) 
57th R.S. - 1961
Motor Traffic  
Municipal and Private Corporations  
Public Health  
Public Lands and Buildings  

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