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Jep Fuller Jep Fuller
Full Name: Jep S. Fuller
Date of birth: September 19, 1907
Date of death: December 13, 1975

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 4 Jan 13, 1959 - Jan 8, 1963 57th   56th   Democrat Port Arthur / Jefferson   Jefferson, Orange
S 4 Jan 11, 1955 - Jan 13, 1959 55th (1)   54th (2) (3)   Democrat Port Arthur / Jefferson Senate President Pro Tempore (55th)   Jefferson, Orange
S 4 Jan 13, 1953 - Jan 11, 1955 53rd (4)   Democrat Port Arthur / Jefferson   Jefferson, Orange
S 4 Jan 9, 1951 - Jan 13, 1953 52nd (5)   Democrat Port Arthur / Jefferson   Hardin, Jefferson, Liberty, Orange
(1) 55th Legislature - Senate President Pro Tempore, Ad Interim 2nd C.S., elected 12/3/1957. Senate Journal.
(2) 54th Legislature - Roll Call of Senators, 1/11/1955, p. 7. Fuller listed as "Senator" and not "Senator-elect"; however, Secretary of State Election returns show he was re-elected in General Election, November 1954 for 4-year term. Senate Journal.
(3) General and special elections, 1954-1956. State Senator election results, 11/2/1954 and 11/6/1956. Texas Secretary of State - Texas Official General Election Returns [Including Primary], 1936.
(4) 53rd Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/14/1953, pp. 16-17. Drew 2-year term. Senate Journal.
(5) 2-year term; entire Senate went up for reelection in 1952 due to redistricting. Texas Constitution Art. III, ยง3, Election and term of office of Senators.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 53rd Legislature, 1st C.S., SR 94. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 62nd Legislature, R.S., SR 743. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • 65th Legislature, R.S., SCR 53. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Military Service Notes
  • United States Army, World War II. "During World War II, Senator Fuller courageously served his country as a special agent for the Federal Bureau of Investigation and was also in the Security Intelligence Corps of the United States Army." 65th Legislature, R.S., SCR 53. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Jep Fuller, 52nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Jep Fuller, 53rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Jep Fuller, 54th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Jep Fuller, 55th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Jep Fuller, 56th Legislature, Texas Yearbook, 56th Legislature
  • Photograph. Jep Fuller, 56th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Jep Fuller, 57th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 52nd session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 53rd session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 54th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 55th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 56th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 57th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Other Resources
  • Memorial, June 1976, p. 566. Texas Bar Journal.
  • Committee Informationtop
    57th R.S. - 1961
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Education  
    Finance  
    Game and Fish  
    Insurance  
    Jurisprudence  
    Oil and Gas  
    Poet Laureate Selection, Special  
    Privileges and Elections  
    Public Health  
    State Affairs (Vice Chair) 
    Texas Commission on State and Local Tax Policy  
    Transportation (Chair) 
    Water and Conservation  
    56th R.S. - 1959
    Aged  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Finance  
    Game and Fish  
    Jurisprudence  
    Oil and Gas  
    Public Health  
    State Affairs (Vice Chair) 
    Transportation  
    Water and Conservation  
    55th R.S. - 1957
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Education  
    Finance  
    Game and Fish  
    Insurance  
    Jurisprudence  
    Oil and Gas  
    Public Health  
    State Affairs  
    Transportation (Chair) 
    Water and Conservation  
    54th R.S. - 1955
    Civil Jurisprudence  
    Commerce and Manufacturing  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Criminal Jurisprudence (Vice Chair) 
    Education  
    Finance  
    Game and Fish  
    Highways and Motor Traffic (Chair) 
    Insurance  
    Oil, Gas and Conservation  
    Public Health (Vice Chair) 
    State Affairs  
    53rd R.S. - 1953
    Civil Jurisprudence  
    Congressional Districts  
    Constitutional Amendments (Vice Chair) 
    Counties and County Boundaries  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Educational Affairs  
    Finance  
    Game and Fish (Chair) 
    Insurance  
    Interstate Cooperation  
    Nominations of the Governor  
    Oil, Gas and Conservation  
    Public Lands and Land Office  
    State Affairs  
    Water Rights, Irrigation and Drainage (Vice Chair) 
    52nd R.S. - 1951
    Civil Jurisprudence  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Educational Affairs  
    Enrolled and Engrossed Bills (Chair) 
    Federal Relations  
    Finance  
    Game and Fish  
    Interstate Cooperation  
    Oil, Gas and Conservation  
    Representative Districts  
    Water Rights, Irrigation and Drainage  
     

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