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Mike Villarreal Mike Villarreal
Full Name: Michael U. "Mike" Villarreal

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 123 Elected but never sworn 84th (1) (2) (3) (4)   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 123 Jan 8, 2013 - Jan 13, 2015 83rd (5)   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 123 Jan 11, 2011 - Jan 8, 2013 82nd   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 123 Jan 13, 2009 - Jan 11, 2011 81st   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 123 Jan 9, 2007 - Jan 13, 2009 80th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 123 Jan 11, 2005 - Jan 9, 2007 79th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 123 Jan 14, 2003 - Jan 11, 2005 78th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 115 Jan 9, 2001 - Jan 13, 2003 77th   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 115 Feb 17, 2000 - Jan 9, 2001 76th (6) (7)   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
(1) 84th Legislature - Villarreal elected, but never sworn. Declined to qualify. Running for mayor of San Antonio. Governor Rick Perry.
(2) Diego Bernal, in special election 1/6/2015, runoff 2/17/2015, sworn 3/3/2015, succeeded Mike Villarreal, declined to qualify 11/6/2014. Texas Secretary of State - Historical Election Returns, 1992-Current.
(3) Proclamation, 1/23/2015, ordering special runoff election on 2/17/2015 in House District 123 to serve remainder of term of Mike Villarreal. Governor Greg Abbott.
(4) Proclamation, 12/15/2014, ordering special election in House District 123 on 1/6/2015 to serve term of Mike Villarreal. Governor Rick Perry.
(5) 83rd Legislature - Member not returning; elected to the 84th Legislature, but will decline to qualify. Declination letter, 11/6/2014. Office of the Governor.
(6) In Senate, Leticia R. Van de Putte, in special election 11/2/1999, sworn 11/10/1999, succeeded Gregory Luna, resigned 9/24/1999. In House, Michael Villarreal, in special election 2/12/2000, sworn 2/17/2000, succeeded Leticia R. Van de Putte, sworn as senator 11/10/1999. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(7) Van de Putte did not resign House seat; it became vacant 11/10/1999 when she was sworn into Senate. Texas House of Representatives, Chief Clerk's Office.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Photo and biographical sketch, Hispanic Journal, 2000 Legislative Guide, 2000.
  • Biographical sketch, 78th Legislature. Texas House of Representatives.
  • Biographical sketch, 82nd Legislature. Texas House of Representatives.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Michael "Mike" Villarreal, Members of the 80th and 81st Legislature, Texas House of Representatives (CD-RW)
  • Photograph. Mike Villarreal, 77th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Mike Villarreal, 78th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Mike Villarreal, 79th Legislature, Members of the 79th Legislature Texas House of Representatives (CD-RW)
  • Photograph. Mike Villarreal, 83rd Legislature, Texas House of Representatives
  • Photograph, Flip Book Photographs: Texas House of Representatives, 79th Legislature, 2005.
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 76th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 77th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 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.
  • 83rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber, east wall. 2W.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 84th session composite photo of House members (House chamber, east wall. 2W.5). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    83rd R.S. - 2013
    Higher Education Governance, Excellence, and Transparency, Select Oversight  
    Investments and Financial Services (Chair) 
    Public Education  
    82nd R.S. - 2011
    Appropriations  
    Appropriations Subcommittee on Article III (Public & Higher Education)  
    Public School Finance System, Interim  
    Redistricting (Vice Chair) 
    Texas Response to Federal Sequestration, Interim (Vice Chair) 
    Ways and Means  
    81st R.S. - 2009
    Appropriations  
    Appropriations Subcommittee on Education  
    Fiscal Stability, Select  
    Public School Finance Weights, Allotments, and Adjustments, Select  
    Redistricting (Vice Chair) 
    Ways and Means  
    80th R.S. - 2007
    Local Government Ways and Means  
    Pensions and Investments (Vice Chair) 
    79th R.S. - 2005
    State Affairs  
    Ways and Means (Vice Chair) 
    78th R.S. - 2003
    Human Services  
    Public School Finance, Select  
    Public School Finance, Select Subcommittee on Alternative Delivery Methods  
    Public School Finance, Select Subcommittee on Completion and Dropout Rates  
    Public School Finance, Select Subcommittee on Incentives/Accountability  
    Redistricting (Vice Chair) 
    Redistricting Subcommittee on Congressional Redistricting Three (Vice Chair) 
    State Affairs  
    77th R.S. - 2001
    Human Services  
    Public Safety  
    76th R.S. - 1999
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Economic Development  
     

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