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Bill Roman Bill Roman
Full Name: William Buchanan "Bill" Roman, Jr.
Date of birth: January 7, 1925
Date of death: December 3, 2014

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 14 Feb 1, 1997 - Jan 12, 1999 75th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)   Republican College Station / Brazos   Brazos
(1) William B. Roman sworn 2/1/1997. Oaths of Office.
(2) 75th Legislature - Roll of Members-Elect, 1/14/1997, p. 3; Announcement by the Speaker regarding Roman oath of office, 2/3/1997, p. 204. House Journal.
(3) In Senate, Stephen E. Ogden, in special election 1/28/1997, sworn 2/4/1997, succeeded James W. Turner, resigned 1/2/1997. In House, Bill Roman, in special election 1/28/1997, sworn 2/1/1997, succeeded Stephen E. Ogden, resigned 1/28/1997 to take oath of office of senator. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(4) Ogden House resignation date. Texas House of Representatives, Chief Clerk's Office.
(5) 1996 General Election - Steve Ogden elected to 75th House, Jim Turner elected to U.S. House District 2 on 11/5/1996; January 1997 Special Elections - Ogden elected State Senator, District 5, and Roman elected State Representative District 14, 1/28/1997. Texas Secretary of State - Historical Election Returns, 1992-Current.
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Selected Newspaper articles
  • Photograph. Bill Roman, 75th Legislature, Members of the 75th Legislature Texas House of Representatives (CD-RW)
  • Photograph. Bill Roman, 75th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 75th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    75th R.S. - 1997
    Agriculture and Livestock  
    Civil Practices  

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