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David Sibley

David Sibley
Full Name: David McAdams Sibley

Terms of Service

  • Senate, 77th (1) (2) & 76th Legislatures
    1/12/1999 - 1/9/2002
    Republican
  • Senate, 75th & 74th (5) Legislatures
    1/10/1995 - 1/12/1999
    Republican
  • Senate, 73rd (6) (7) Legislature
    1/12/1993 - 1/10/1995
    Republican
  • Senate, 72nd (3) (4) (8) Legislature
    3/5/1991 - 1/12/1993
    Republican
(1) Sibley resignation letter, 1/9/2002; Proclamation, 1/25/2002, Ordering special election in Senate District 22 on 5/4/2002 to serve unexpired term of David Sibley. Governor Rick Perry .
(2) In Senate, Kip Averitt, sworn 4/10/2002, succeeded David Sibley, resigned 1/9/2002. In House, Holt Getterman, sworn 4/10/2002, succeeded Kip Averitt, resigned 3/21/2002. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(3) David Sibley, in special election 2/23/1991, sworn 3/5/1991, succeeded Thomas C. (Chet) Edwards, resigned when sworn to Congress 1/2/1991. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
(4) 72nd Legislature, Regular Session - Statement of Canvass for the Second Special Election for State Senate, District 9, 3/5/1991, pp. 329-330; Oath of Office, 3/5/1991, p. 330. Senate Journal .
(5) 74th Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/11/1995, pp. 75-76. Drew 4-year term. Senate Journal .
(6) 73rd Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 3/25/1993, pp. 589-590. Drew 4-year term. Senate Journal .
(7) Due to redistricting litigation, entire Senate went up for reelection in 1994. See also Clips database, 4/6/1993 - 4/8/1993, Redistricting - Legislature; and Guide to 2001 Redistricting - Appendix A, 1990s Redistricting (Texas Legislative Council). Terrazas v. Slagle, 821 F.Supp. 1162 (April 5, 1993) 1993.
(8) Special election 1/19/1991, runoff 2/23/1991. Texas Secretary of State - Election Dates Including Special Elections, 1966-2001 .

Biographical Notes and Resources

Photographs

Other Resources

  • Mentioned in "Lobbyists Keep City's Interests in State's Sight," 9/6/1994. Austin American-Statesman .
  • Biographical sketch, "Texas Legislature's 75th Session Takes Shape," September 1996. Insurance Journal: The Property/Casualty Magazine of Texas .
  • Biographical sketch, "TCJL's 'Eleven Best' Legislators," July 1999, pp. 1, 3. Texas Civil Justice League Advocate .
  • Dental legislation preview, 75th Legislature, 1997, and biographical sketch, "Legislative Expectations High for 1997," by State Senator David Sibley, D.D.S., District 22, September 1996, pp. 30-31. Texas Dental Journal .
  • Biographical sketch, "Movers and Shakers: Meet the Legislators Who Make the Decisions About Public Education," March 1995, pp. 13-17. Texas Lone Star .
  • Legislative profile, 74th Legislature, 1995. "Scenes From the 74th: The Laney-Bush Session," 6/16/1995. Texas Observer .
  • Biographical sketch, 77th Legislature. Texas Senate .
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Texas Senate, 77th Legislative Session 2001.
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Texas Senators, 73rd Legislature 1993.
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Texas Senators, 74th Legislature 1995.
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Texas Senators, 75th Legislature 1997.
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Texas Senators, 76th Legislative Session 1999.
  • Sibley, David McAdams. Texas State Cemetery .
  • Photo and interview with Senator David Sibley, pp. 11, 27, January 1993. Texas Town & City .

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