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53rd Regular Session
January 13, 1953 - May 27, 1953

Leadership

Governor: Robert Allan Shivers -  Vetoes

Lieutenant Governor: Ben Ramsey

Speaker(s) of the House: Reuben E. Senterfitt 

Journals

The House Journal and Senate Journal for the 53rd Regular Session are available from the Legislative Reference Library.

Rules
House Rules (53rd R.S.)
Joint Rules (53rd R.S.)
Senate Rules (53rd R.S.)

Bill statistics for the 53rd Legislature, Regular Session

Status HB HCR HJR HR SB SCR SJR SR Total
HB & SB
Total
Filed 927 124 58 353 354 73 15 325 1281 2229
Passed 323 82 4 336 136 57 7 322 459 1267
Vetoed 12 2 0 0 8 1 0 0 20 23