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Peggy Rosson Peggy Rosson
Full Name: Margaret Ann "Peggy" Rosson
Other surnames: Mulry,

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
S 29 Jan 10, 1995 - Jan 14, 1997 74th (1)   Democrat El Paso / El Paso   El Paso
S 29 Jan 12, 1993 - Jan 10, 1995 73rd (2) (3)   Democrat El Paso / El Paso   El Paso
S 29 Jan 8, 1991 - Jan 12, 1993 72nd (4)   Democrat El Paso / El Paso   El Paso
(1) 74th Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 1/11/1995, pp. 75-76. Drew 2-year term. Senate Journal.
(2) 73rd Legislature - Drawing for Terms of Office, 3/25/1993, pp. 589-590. Drew 4-year term. Senate Journal.
(3) Due to redistricting litigation, entire Senate went up for reelection in 1994. See also Clips database, 4/6/1993 - 4/8/1993, Redistricting - Legislature; and Guide to 2001 Redistricting - Appendix A, 1990s Redistricting (Texas Legislative Council). Terrazas v. Slagle, 821 F.Supp. 1162 (April 5, 1993), 1993.
(4) 2-year term; entire Senate went up for reelection in 1992 due to redistricting. Texas Constitution Art. III, ยง3, Election and term of office of Senators.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 73rd Legislature, R.S., SR 585. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • Mentioned in 74th Legislature, R.S., HCR 122, recognizing the 100th anniversary of the first female legislators. Resolutions - Congratulatory and Honorary.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Photo and biographical sketch, Margaret Ann (Peggy) Mulry Rosson, pp. 248-250. Capitol Women: Texas Female Legislators, 1923-1999, 2000.
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Texas Senate, 72nd Legislature, 1991.
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Texas Senators, 73rd Legislature, 1993.
  • Biographical sketch and photo. Texas Senators, 74th Legislature, 1995.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Peggy Rosson, 72nd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Peggy Rosson, 73rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Peggy Rosson, 74th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 72nd session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 73rd session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 74th session composite photo of Senate members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GE.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • Other Resources
  • Legislative profile, 74th Legislature, 1995. "Scenes From the 74th: The Laney-Bush Session," 6/16/1995. Texas Observer.
  • Committee Informationtop
    74th R.S. - 1995
    Administration  
    Economic Development (Vice Chair) 
    Emissions and Clean Air, Special  
    Finance  
    Intergovernmental Relations  
    International Relations, Trade and Technology  
    Legislative and Congressional Redistricting, Committee of the Whole Senate, Special  
    State Affairs  
    73rd R.S. - 1993
    Committee of the Whole Senate  
    Economic Development  
    Intergovernmental Relations  
    International Relations, Trade and Technology  
    Public Utility Commission, Interim  
    Redistricting, Ethics and Elections, Committee of the Whole Senate, Special  
    State Affairs (Vice Chair) 
    72nd R.S. - 1991
    Committee of the Whole on Redistricting, Special  
    Committee of the Whole on Redistricting, Special, Subcommittee on Congressional Districts  
    Economic Development  
    Natural Resources  
    Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water  
    State Affairs  
     

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