Elizabeth Ames Jones

Elizabeth Ames Jones

Full Name: Elizabeth Ames Jones
Other surnames: Ames

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Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 121 Jan 14, 2003 - Jan 11, 2005 78th   Republican San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 121 Elected but never sworn 79th (1) (2) (3) (4) (5)   Republican San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 121 Jan 9, 2001 - Jan 14, 2003 77th   Republican San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar

(1) "Capitol Roundup," 3/3/2005, Ames Jones sworn in as member of the Texas Railroad Commission. Austin American-Statesman.
(2) 79th Legislature - Elizabeth Ames Jones elected, but never sworn; declined to qualify for office 1/10/2005 in anticipation of appointment to the Texas Railroad Commission. Governor Rick Perry.
(3) Proclamation, 1/13/2005, Ordering special election in House District 121 on 2/5/2005 to serve unexpired term of Elizabeth Ames Jones. Governor Rick Perry.
(4) Nomination received by Senate, 2/1/2005, p. 130; Nominee confirmed 2/9/2005, p. 196. Senate Journal.
(5) Joe Straus, in special election 2/5/2005, sworn 2/10/2005, succeeded unexpired term of Elizabeth Ames Jones, appointed to the Texas Railroad Commission. Texas Secretary of State - Historical Election Returns, 1992-2019.

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78th R.S. - 2003
Appropriations Subcommittee on Article IX  
Appropriations Subcommittee on Regulatory (Article VIII)  
Energy Resources (Chair - Budget & Oversight) 
Local and Consent Calendars  
Public School Finance, Select  
Public School Finance, Select Subcommittee on High School  
Public School Finance, Select Subcommittee on Tax  
77th R.S. - 2001
State Recreational Resources  
Urban Affairs  

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