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Juan Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa
Full Name: Juan Jesus "Chuy" Hinojosa

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 20 Jan 10, 2017 - Jan 12, 2021 85th   Democrat McAllen / Hidalgo   Brooks, Hidalgo, Jim Wells, Nueces
S 20 Jan 8, 2013 - Jan 10, 2017 84th (1)   83rd (2)   Democrat McAllen / Hidalgo Senate President Pro Tempore (84th)   Brooks, Hidalgo, Jim Wells, Nueces
S 20 Jan 13, 2009 - Jan 8, 2013 82nd   81st   Democrat McAllen / Hidalgo   Brooks, Hidalgo, Jim Wells, Nueces
S 20 Jan 11, 2005 - Jan 13, 2009 80th   79th   Democrat McAllen / Hidalgo   Brooks, Hidalgo, Jim Wells, Nueces
S 20 Jan 14, 2003 - Jan 11, 2005 78th (3)   Democrat McAllen / Hidalgo   Brooks, Hidalgo, Jim Wells, Nueces
H 40 Jan 9, 2001 - Jan 14, 2003 77th   Democrat McAllen / Hidalgo   Hidalgo
H 40 Jan 12, 1999 - Jan 9, 2001 76th   Democrat McAllen / Hidalgo   Hidalgo
H 40 Jan 14, 1997 - Jan 12, 1999 75th   Democrat McAllen / Hidalgo   Hidalgo
H 41 Jan 10, 1989 - Jan 8, 1991 71st   Democrat McAllen / Hidalgo   Hidalgo
H 41 Jan 13, 1987 - Jan 10, 1989 70th   Democrat McAllen / Hidalgo   Hidalgo
H 41 Jan 8, 1985 - Jan 13, 1987 69th   Democrat McAllen / Hidalgo   Hidalgo
H 41 Jan 11, 1983 - Jan 8, 1985 68th   Democrat McAllen / Hidalgo   Hidalgo
H 59-A Jan 13, 1981 - Jan 11, 1983 67th   Democrat McAllen / Hidalgo   Hidalgo
(1) 84th Legislature - Senate President Pro Tempore, Regular Session, elected 1/13/2015. Senate Journal.
(2) 83rd Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/23/2013, SR 36, pp. 81-82. Drew 4-year term. Senate Journal.
(3) 78th Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/14/2003, SR 7, pp. 15-16. Drew 2-year term. Senate Journal.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 71st Legislature, 5th C.S., HR 197. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 71st Legislature, R.S., HR 325. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 76th Legislature, R.S., HR 913, commemorating Armed Forces Day 1999 and honoring the members of the Texas House of Representatives who are military veterans. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Mentioned in MEXICAN AMERICAN LEGISLATIVE CAUCUS article. Handbook of Texas Online.
  • Photo and biographical sketch, Hispanic Journal, 2000 Legislative Guide, 2000.
  • Biographical sketch, 82nd Legislature. Texas Senate.
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Texas Senators, 78th Legislative Session, 2003.
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Texas Senators, 79th Legislative Session, 2005.
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Texas Senators, 80th Legislative Session, 2007.
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Texas Senators, 81st Legislative Session, 2009.
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Texas Senators, 82nd Legislative Session, 2011.
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Texas Senators, 83rd Legislative Session, 2013.
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Texas Senators, 84th Legislature, 2015.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Marine Corps, Corporal. 76th Legislature, R.S., HR 913. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • United States Marine Corps. Biographical sketch, Current Senators with Military Service, 85th Legislature: "Hinojosa volunteered to serve in the U.S. Marine Corps. In Vietnam, Hinojosa served his country with distinction from 1966 to 1968 before returning home to continue his education." Texas Senate, Secretary of the Senate.
  • United States Marine Corps. "Hinojosa served his country with distinction in the U.S. Marines as a squad leader in the Vietnam War from 1966 to 1968." Texas Senators, 81st Legislative Session, 2009.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Chuy Hinojosa, 67th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa, 68th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Chuy Hinojosa, 69th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Chuy Hinojosa, 70th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa, 71st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa, 75th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa, 76th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Chuy Hinojosa, 77th Legislature, Members of the 77th Legislature Texas House of Representatives (CD-RW)
  • Photograph. Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa, 77th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa, 78th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa, 79th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa, 80th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa, 81st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa, 82nd Legislature, Texas Senate
  • Photograph. Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa, 85th Legislature, Texas Senate
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 78th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 79th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 80th session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber, west wall. 2E.8). State Preservation Board.
  • 81st session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber, west wall. 2E.8). State Preservation Board.
  • 67th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • 68th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • 69th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, east wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • 70th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, east wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • 71st session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, east wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • 75th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 76th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 77th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 82nd session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber, west wall. 2E.8). State Preservation Board.
  • 83rd session composite photo of Senate members (Senate chamber, west wall. 2E.8). State Preservation Board.
  • 84th session composite photo of Senate members(Senate chamber, west wall. 2E.8). State Preservation Board.
  • Other Resources
  • Mentioned in "Politicos Conflictivos: Lawsuits, Kickbacks, and the Boogie Man Sink Corpus Christi Democrats Into Disarray," 1/30/2004. Texas Observer.
  • Committee Informationtop
    85th R.S. - 2017
    Agriculture, Water, and Rural Affairs  
    Finance (Vice Chair) 
    Higher Education Formula Funding  
    Judicial Salaries  
    Natural Resources and Economic Development  
    Transportation  
    84th R.S. - 2015
    Agriculture, Water, and Rural Affairs  
    Criminal Justice  
    Finance (Vice Chair) 
    Health and Human Services Transition, Legislative Oversight  
    Natural Resources and Economic Development  
    Study the Development of a Cruise Industry (Vice Chair) 
    Texas Ports, Select  
    83rd R.S. - 2013
    Agriculture, Rural Affairs, and Homeland Security  
    Criminal Justice  
    Finance (Vice Chair) 
    Intergovernmental Relations (Chair) 
    Natural Resources  
    Redistricting, Select  
    Study Recruitment of Firearms and Ammunition Manufacturers, Joint Interim  
    Study Water Desalination, Joint Interim  
    Transportation Funding, Expenditures, and Finance, Select  
    82nd R.S. - 2011
    Agriculture, Rural Affairs, and Homeland Security  
    Committee of the Whole Senate  
    Committee to Study Public School Finance System, Interim  
    Criminal Justice  
    Finance (Vice Chair) 
    Finance Subcommittee on Medicaid  
    Finance Subcommittee on Public Safety  
    Human Trafficking, Interim  
    Intergovernmental Relations (Chair) 
    Natural Resources  
    Redistricting, Select  
    Seacoast Territory Insurance, Interim  
    Transportation  
    81st R.S. - 2009
    Agriculture & Rural Affairs  
    Committee of the Whole Senate  
    Criminal Justice  
    Finance (Vice Chair) 
    Jurisprudence  
    Natural Resources  
    Redistricting, Select  
    80th R.S. - 2007
    Criminal Justice  
    Finance  
    Finance Subcommittee on Property Appraisal and Revenue Caps  
    Jurisprudence (Vice Chair) 
    Natural Resources  
    Natural Resources Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Coastal Resources  
    Operation and Management of the Texas Youth Commission, Select  
    79th R.S. - 2005
    Administration (Vice Chair) 
    Criminal Justice  
    Finance  
    Jurisprudence  
    Natural Resources  
    Natural Resources Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Affairs & Coastal Resources  
    78th R.S. - 2003
    Administration (Vice Chair) 
    Committee of the Whole Senate  
    Criminal Justice  
    Natural Resources  
    Nominations  
    Workers' Compensation, Select, Interim  
    77th R.S. - 2001
    Criminal Jurisprudence (Chair) 
    Judicial Affairs  
    76th R.S. - 1999
    Criminal Jurisprudence (Chair) 
    Judicial Affairs  
    Judicial Interpretations of Law, Select  
    75th R.S. - 1997
    Appropriations  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    71st R.S. - 1989
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    House Research Organization Steering Committee  
    Judiciary  
    Local and Consent Calendars (Chair) 
    Redistricting  
    70th R.S. - 1987
    Affordable Housing, Task Force on (Co-Chair) 
    Criminal Jurisprudence (Chair) 
    House Research Organization Steering Committee  
    Labor and Employment Relations  
    69th R.S. - 1985
    Appropriations  
    House Research Organization Steering Committee  
    Judicial Affairs  
    Judicial Affairs Subcommittee on Budget and Oversight (Chair) 
    Local and Consent Calendars (Vice Chair) 
    68th R.S. - 1983
    Appropriations  
    Farmworker Insurance  
    Judicial Affairs (Chair - Budget & Oversight) 
    Judicial Affairs Subcommittee on Budget and Oversight (Chair) 
    67th R.S. - 1981
    Employment Practices  
    Government Organization  
     

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