Buck Florence

Buck Florence

Full Name: James Buck Florence
Date of birth: February 15, 1937
Date of death: March 7, 1990

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 2 Jan 13, 1981 - Jan 11, 1983 67th   Democrat Hughes Springs / Cass   Cass, Marion, Morris, Smith, Upshur
H 2 Jan 9, 1979 - Jan 13, 1981 66th   Democrat Hughes Springs / Cass   Cass, Marion, Morris, Smith, Upshur
H 2 Jan 11, 1977 - Jan 9, 1979 65th   Democrat Hughes Springs / Cass   Cass, Marion, Morris, Smith, Upshur
H 2 Jan 14, 1975 - Jan 11, 1977 64th   Democrat Hughes Springs / Cass   Cass, Marion, Morris, Smith, Upshur

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Selected Newspaper articles

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Memorial, September 1990, p. 977. Texas Bar Journal.

Other Resources

  • Florence chosen Freshman of the Year, 64th Legislature. Obituary, 3/10/1990. Austin American-Statesman.

Texas Monthly's Best and Worst Legislators

  • Named one of 'The Worst'. Best and Worst Legislators 1981.

Photographs

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

67th R.S. - 1981
Higher Education  
House Administration  
Judicial Affairs (Chair) 
Judicial Affairs Subcommittee on Budget and Oversight  
66th R.S. - 1979
Child Abuse/Neglect and Child Pornography, Select  
Elections  
Regions, Compacts, and Districts  
Rules (Chair) 
State Employee Productivity, Select (Vice Chair) 
65th R.S. - 1977
Appropriations  
Health and Welfare  
Health and Welfare Subcommittee on Aging  
Health and Welfare Subcommittee on Appropriative Matters - Health and Welfare  
Health and Welfare Subcommittee on Health  
Long-term Care Alternatives  
Products Liability, House Joint (Vice Chair) 
Rules  
State Affairs  
State Affairs Subcommittee on Appropriative Matters II  
State Affairs Subcommittee on General Matters (Chair) 
State Affairs Subcommittee on Health Standards  
State Affairs Subcommittee on Resolutions (Chair) 
State Affairs Subcommittee on Utilities Legislation  
64th R.S. - 1975
Financial Institutions  
Health and Welfare  
Health and Welfare Subcommittee on Public Welfare  

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