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57th Regular Session
January 10, 1961 - May 29, 1961

Leadership

Governor: Price Daniel, Sr. -  Vetoes

Lieutenant Governor: Ben Ramsey

Speaker(s) of the House: James Arthur 'Jimmy' Turman 

Journals

The House Journal and Senate Journal for the 57th Regular Session are available from the Legislative Reference Library.

Rules
House Rules (57th R.S.)
Joint Rules (57th R.S.)
Senate Rules (57th R.S.)

Bill statistics for the 57th Legislature, Regular Session

Status HB HCR HJR HR SB SCR SJR SR Total
HB & SB
Total
Filed 1136 144 83 773 480 89 25 561 1616 3291
Passed 316 76 6 741 235 73 8 559 551 2014
Vetoed 9 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 15 15