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Ben Z. Grant Ben Z. Grant
Full Name: Benjamin Zane Grant

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 3 Jan 9, 1979 - Jan 13, 1981 66th   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison, Rusk
H 3 Jan 11, 1977 - Jan 9, 1979 65th   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison, Rusk
H 3 Jan 14, 1975 - Jan 11, 1977 64th   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison, Rusk
H 3 Jan 9, 1973 - Jan 14, 1975 63rd   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison, Rusk
H 3 Jan 12, 1971 - Jan 9, 1973 62nd   Democrat Marshall / Harrison   Harrison, Panola
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 67th Legislature, R.S., HR 261. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, A Guide to the Ben Z. Grant Papers, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin, 2006.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Ben Z. Grant, 62nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Ben Z. Grant, 63rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Ben Z. Grant, 64th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Ben Z. Grant, 65th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Ben Z. Grant, 66th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 62nd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 63rd session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 64th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 65th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • 66th session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, south wall. GW.L1). State Preservation Board.
  • Other Resources
  • "Clayton leads wedding vows at Capitol," 9/23/1977, reports on the marriages of former representative Richard Reynolds and incumbent representative Ben Grant. Ben Grant and his bride were married in the Capitol rotunda. Austin American Statesman.
  • Benjamin Zane Grant, United States Public Record Index, FamilySearch.
  • Photograph, "Where are they now? The Dirty Thirty," p. 52, 9/2001. Texas Monthly.
  • Grant, Ben Z. Texas State Cemetery.
  • Committee Informationtop
    66th R.S. - 1979
    Judiciary (Chair) 
    Ways and Means  
    65th R.S. - 1977
    Grand Juries, House Joint Select  
    Judiciary (Chair) 
    Self-Insurance of Workers' Compensation Claims, House Joint  
    Ways and Means  
    Ways and Means Subcommittee on Appropriative Matters  
    64th R.S. - 1975
    Functions of the Judiciary, Select  
    Judicial Qualifications Commission Study, Special  
    Judiciary (Chair) 
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Ways and Means  
    63rd R.S. - 1973
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Environmental Affairs  
    Environmental Affairs Subcommittee on Wildlife Preservation (Vice Chair) 
    Judiciary (Vice Chair) 
    62nd R.S. - 1971
    Capitol Use and Public Information, Interim  
    Commerce and Manufacturing  
    Criminal Jurisprudence  
    Mental Health and Mental Retardation  
    Military Affairs  
    Poverty/Office of Economic Opportunity  
    School Districts  
     

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