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Bill Messer Bill Messer
Full Name: William A. "Bill" Messer

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 53 Jan 8, 1985 - Nov 14, 1986 69th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Belton / Bell   Bell
H 53 Jan 11, 1983 - Jan 8, 1985 68th   Democrat Belton / Bell   Bell
H 44 Jan 13, 1981 - Jan 11, 1983 67th   Democrat Belton / Bell   Bell
H 44 Jan 9, 1979 - Jan 13, 1981 66th   Democrat Belton / Bell   Bell
(1) 69th Legislature, 2nd Called Session, Statement by Mr. Bill Messer, 8/11/1986, p. 24. Messer did not attend 2nd and 3rd Called Sessions. House Journal.
(2) Hugh Shine, elected both for the remainder of Messer's term and to a new term on 11/4/1986, sworn 11/14/1986, succeeded William A. Messer, who, to avoid appearance of conflict of interest, did not attend 2nd Called Session and 3rd Called Session. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) 69th Legislature - Messer resigned as of 11/14/1986. Texas House of Representatives, Chief Clerk's Office - Biographies of Legislators, 1947.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 66th Legislature, R.S., HR 94. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 69th Legislature, 3rd C.S., HR 100. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, "Texas Government Insider," 5/8/2009. Strategic Partnerships, Inc., 2008.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned in "Access Through the Lobby," 2/24/1995, pp. 14-17. Texas Observer.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Bill Messer, 66th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Bill Messer, 67th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Bill Messer, 68th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Bill Messer, 69th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 66th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • 67th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • 68th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • 69th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, east wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    69th R.S. - 1985
    Calendars (Chair) 
    Government Organization  
    Higher Education  
    Premium Tax Task Force  
    State Affairs  
    68th R.S. - 1983
    Business and Commerce  
    Business and Commerce Subcommittee on Budget and Oversight  
    Calendars (Chair) 
    Government Organization  
    Industrial Development Bonds, Interim (Chair) 
    Local School Districts Finance, Oversight  
    Regions, Compacts and Districts  
    67th R.S. - 1981
    Calendars (Vice Chair) 
    Employment Practices  
    Employment Practices Subcommittee on Budget and Oversight  
    Judicial Selection, Select  
    Regions, Compacts, and Districts  
    Teenage Pregnancy, Select (Vice Chair) 
    66th R.S. - 1979
    Employment Practices  
    Employment Practices Subcommittee on Appropriative Matters  
    Financial Institutions  
    General Investigating  
    Products Liability, Select  
     

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