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Aaron Peña Aaron Peña
Full Name: Aaron Peña

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 40 Jan 11, 2011 - Jan 8, 2013 82nd (1)   Republican Edinburg / Hidalgo   Hidalgo
H 40 Jan 13, 2009 - Jan 11, 2011 81st   Democrat Edinburg / Hidalgo   Hidalgo
H 40 Jan 9, 2007 - Jan 13, 2009 80th   Democrat Edinburg / Hidalgo   Hidalgo
H 40 Jan 11, 2005 - Jan 9, 2007 79th   Democrat Edinburg / Hidalgo   Hidalgo
H 40 Jan 14, 2003 - Jan 11, 2005 78th   Democrat Edinburg / Hidalgo   Hidalgo
(1) 82nd Legislature - party switch from Democrat to Republican on 12/14/2010, "RPT Welcomes Rep. Aaron Peña and Rep. Allan Ritter!" Republican Party of Texas, 2010.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 81st Legislature, R.S., HR 2865. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 83rd Legislature, R.S., HR 2459. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, 82nd Legislature. Texas House of Representatives.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Texas State Guard, Major. 83rd Legislature, R.S., HR 2459: "in 2009, he was commissioned a major in the Texas State Guard." Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • Texas State Guard. Mentioned as one of nine Texas legislators who are active members of the Texas State Guard, Guidon, Vol. I, No. 2, Spring 2011, p. 13. Texas State Guard.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Aaron Peña, Members of the 80th and 81st Legislature, Texas House of Representatives (CD-RW)
  • Photograph. Aaron Peña, 78th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Aaron Peña, 79th Legislature, Members of the 79th Legislature Texas House of Representatives (CD-RW)
  • Photograph. Aaron Peña, 82nd Legislature, Texas House of Representatives
  • Photograph, Flip Book Photographs: Texas House of Representatives, 79th Legislature, 2005.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 78th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 79th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 80th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 81st session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 82nd session composite photo of House members (House chamber, east wall. 2W.5). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    82nd R.S. - 2011
    Homeland Security and Public Safety  
    Redistricting  
    Technology (Chair) 
    Voter Identification and Voter Fraud, Select  
    81st R.S. - 2009
    Elections (Vice Chair) 
    Emergency Preparedness, Select (Chair) 
    Redistricting  
    Ways and Means  
    80th R.S. - 2007
    Criminal Jurisprudence (Chair) 
    Operation and Management of the Texas Youth Commission, Select  
    Private Participation in Toll Projects, Legislative Study  
    Ways and Means  
    79th R.S. - 2005
    Appropriations  
    Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal Justice  
    Appropriations Subcommittee on Government Efficiency and Operations  
    Criminal Jurisprudence (Chair - Budget & Oversight) 
    House Administration  
    Power of Eminent Domain, Interim  
    78th R.S. - 2003
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Pensions and Investments  
    Sex Offender Statutes, Select, Interim  
     

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