Legislative Reference Library of Texas About the library Site Index

Legislative Reference Library of Texas
your partner in legislative research

Legislative clips Legislative clips archive Texas media links Current articles Texshare databases New books New & Noteworthy
Legislative Archive System Bill-chapter cross reference Index to Sections Affected Conference committee reports Constitutional amendments Vetoes State budget Redistricting information Signed copies of bills Statutory revision Texas law timeline Water law timeline Statute publication dates Legislative intent guide
Texas Legislators: Past & Present Governors of Texas Lieutenant Governors of Texas Speakers of the House Senate Presidents Pro Tempore Senate & House seniority Member statistics Chief Elected Officials Texas legislators on Twitter
Sessions and years Bill statistics Member statistics Bill effective dates Legislative deadlines Session summaries Special sessions
Today's meetings Meetings by date Standing committees Committees by session Committee search Legislative reports Committee minutes
Library catalog House & Senate Journals General and Special Laws of Texas House & Senate Rules Parliamentary Resources Water resources research guide Impeachment of O.P. Carrillo Codes of 1856 Deceptive Trade Practices Act Gubernatorial Inauguration Materials
Frequently Asked Questions Contacting your legislator Texas bill status State agency hotlines & citizen   assistance Texas legislative agencies &   process Other libraries Public policy resources

LRL Home - Legislators and Leaders - Texas Legislators: Past & Present - Member profileprinter friendly versionreturn to screen view

Gus F. Mutscher Gus F. Mutscher
Full Name: Gus F. Mutscher

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 29 Jan 12, 1971 - Jan 9, 1973 62nd (1)   Democrat Brenham / Washington Speaker 1/12/1971 - 3/28/1972.   Austin, Burleson, Lee, Waller, Washington
H 29 Jan 14, 1969 - Jan 12, 1971 61st   Democrat Brenham / Washington Speaker   Austin, Burleson, Lee, Waller, Washington
H 29 Jan 10, 1967 - Jan 14, 1969 60th   Democrat Brenham / Washington   Austin, Burleson, Lee, Waller, Washington
H 29 Jan 12, 1965 - Jan 10, 1967 59th   Democrat Brenham / Washington   Austin, Waller, Washington
H 29 Jan 8, 1963 - Jan 12, 1965 58th   Democrat Brenham / Washington   Austin, Waller, Washington
H 45 Jan 10, 1961 - Jan 8, 1963 57th   Democrat Brenham / Washington   Austin, Washington
(1) W. Rayford Price succeeded Gus Mutscher, resigned 3/28/1972, as Speaker of the House the same day. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004 2005.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 61st Legislature - honoring Gus Mutscher on Speaker's Day and congratulating him on his engagement to Miss Donna Axum, pp. 1245-1252. House Journal .
  • 61st Legislature, R.S., HSR243. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary .
  • 61st Legislature, R.S., HSR262. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary .
  • 61st Legislature, R.S., HSR516. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary .
  • 62nd Legislature, R.S., HSR261. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary .
  • 65th Legislature, R.S., HSR88, Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary .
  • 66th Legislature, HR131. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary .
  • 67th Legislature, R.S., HR289. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary .
  • 67th Legislature, R.S., HR295, honoring former speakers and certain members on the occasion of Speaker's Day. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary .
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Gus F. Mutscher, Presiding Officers of the Texas Legislature, 1846-2006
  • Photograph. Gus F. Mutscher, 57th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Gus F. Mutscher, 58th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Gus F. Mutscher, 59th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Gus F. Mutscher, 60th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Gus F. Mutscher, 61st Legislature, Speakers of the Texas House of Representatives
  • Photograph. Gus F. Mutscher, 61st Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 57th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 58th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 59th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 60th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 61st session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 62nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Other Resources
  • 67th Speaker of the House of Representatives. Gus F. Mutscher (biography). Presiding Officers of the Texas Legislature, 1846-2006 2006.
  • Speech by Speaker of the House Gus Mutscher reviewing and summarizing the work of the 62nd Legislature, Regular Session, Texas House of Representatives .
  • Speech by Speaker of the House Gus Mutscher reviewing and summarizing the work of the 62nd Legislature, Regular Session, Texas House of Representatives .
  • Photograph, "Where are they now? The Dirty Thirty," p. 52, 9/2001. Texas Monthly .
  • Committee Informationtop
    60th R.S. - 1967
    Appropriations  
    Claims and Accounts  
    Congressional and Legislative Districts (Chair) 
    Land Use and Environmental Control (Vice Chair) 
    Livestock and Stock Raising  
    Local Bills  
    59th R.S. - 1965
    Appropriations  
    Banks and Banking  
    Congressional and Legislative Districts (Chair) 
    Liquor Regulation (Vice Chair) 
    Local and Uncontested Bills  
    Multiple Use and Pollution of All Waters of Texas (Cont. of Bays of Texas, 58th) (Vice Chair) 
    Visit Certain Military Installations, Special  
    58th R.S. - 1963
    Appropriations  
    Banks and Banking  
    Bays of Texas  
    Claims and Accounts (Chair) 
    Liquor Regulation  
    Local and Uncontested Bills  
    57th R.S. - 1961
    Agriculture  
    Appropriations  
    Liquor Regulation  
    Local and Uncontested Bills  
    Penitentiaries  
    Screwworm Eradication  
    State-Owned Lands and/or Islands  
     

    This website is a work in progress. Information on this website is provided as a public service by the Legislative Reference Library. The Legislative Reference Library makes no representation as to its completeness or accuracy and makes no warranty in regard to its use. Users assume all risk of reliance on the information included on this site.

    Have a question, comment or contribution? Email the Library or call 512-463-1252.