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50th Regular Session
January 14, 1947 - June 6, 1947

Leadership

Governor: Beauford H. Jester -  Vetoes

Lieutenant Governor: Robert Allan Shivers

Speaker(s) of the House: William Otey Reed 

Journals

The House Journal and Senate Journal for the 50th Regular Session are available from the Legislative Reference Library.

Rules
House Rules (50th R.S.)
Joint Rules (50th R.S.)
Senate Rules (50th R.S.)

Bill statistics for the 50th Legislature, Regular Session

Status HB HCR HJR HR SB SCR SJR SR Total
HB & SB
Total
Filed 892 189 50 257 443 59 15 139 1335 2044
Passed 289 129 7 240 181 52 2 131 470 1031
Vetoed 9 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 14 14