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51st Regular Session
January 11, 1949 - July 6, 1949

Leadership

Governor: Beauford H. Jester -  Vetoes

Lieutenant Governor: Robert Allan Shivers

Speaker(s) of the House: Durwood Manford 

Journals

The House Journal and Senate Journal for the 51st Regular Session are available from the Legislative Reference Library.

Rules
House Rules (51st R.S.)
Joint Rules (51st R.S.)
Senate Rules (51st R.S.)

Bill statistics for the 51st Legislature, Regular Session

Status HB HCR HJR HR SB SCR SJR SR Total
HB & SB
Total
Filed 995 146 46 282 506 85 18 220 1501 2298
Passed 431 109 8 264 200 61 3 220 631 1296
Vetoed 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 5