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Tim Kleinschmidt Tim Kleinschmidt
Full Name: Timothy A. Kleinschmidt

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 17 Jan 13, 2015 - Jan 14, 2015 84th (1) (2) (3) (4)   Republican Lexington / Lee   Bastrop, Caldwell, Gonzales, Karnes, Lee
H 17 Jan 8, 2013 - Jan 13, 2015 83rd   Republican Lexington / Lee   Bastrop, Caldwell, Gonzales, Karnes, Lee
H 17 Jan 11, 2011 - Jan 8, 2013 82nd   Republican Lexington / Lee   Bastrop, Brazos, Burleson, Colorado, Fayette, Lee
H 17 Jan 13, 2009 - Jan 11, 2011 81st   Republican Lexington / Lee   Bastrop, Brazos, Burleson, Colorado, Fayette, Lee
(1) Resignation letter to Speaker Joe Straus, 12/5/2014, will resign the day after sworn for the 2015 session (January 14, 2015). Speaker of the House.
(2) Proclamation, 1/23/2015, ordering special runoff election in House District 17 on 2/17/2015 to serve remainder of term of Tim Kleinschmidt. Governor Greg Abbott.
(3) Proclamation, 12/15/2014, ordering special election in House District 17 on 1/6/2015 to serve term of Tim Kleinschmidt. Governor Rick Perry.
(4) John Cyrier, in special election 1/6/2015, runoff 2/17/2015, sworn 3/3/2015, succeeded Tim Kleinschmidt, resigned 1/14/2015. Texas Secretary of State - Historical Election Returns, 1992-2019.
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, 82nd Legislature. Texas House of Representatives.
  • Military Service Notes
  • Texas State Guard, Lieutenant Commander. "TMAR Remembers and Honors POWs Who Died in Bataan March," Guidon, Vol. I, No. 2, Spring 2011, p. 11; Biographical sketch and photo, "Some Guardsmen Have Unique Roles and Duties Helping Fellow Texans," Guidon, Vol. I, No. 4, Fall 2011, pp. 16-19. Texas State Guard.
  • Texas State Guard
    Other Resources
  • Kleinschmidt chosen freshman of the year, Republican, 81st Legislature, "Briefly...," 6/2/2009, Dallas Morning News.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Tim Kleinschmidt, 81st Legislature, Members of the 80th and 81st Legislature, Texas House of Representatives (CD-RW)
  • Photograph. Tim Kleinschmidt, 83rd Legislature, Texas House of Representatives
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 81st session composite photo of House members (Ground floor corridor, north wall. GW.C1). State Preservation Board.
  • 82nd session composite photo of House members (House chamber, east wall. 2W.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 83rd session composite photo of House members (House chamber, east wall. 2W.5). State Preservation Board.
  • 84th session composite photo of House members (House chamber, east wall. 2W.5). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    83rd R.S. - 2013
    Agriculture and Livestock  
    Homeland Security and Public Safety  
    Water Desalination, Interim  
    82nd R.S. - 2011
    Agriculture and Livestock  
    Land and Resource Management (Vice Chair) 
    81st R.S. - 2009
    Agriculture and Livestock  
    Culture, Recreation, and Tourism  
    Government Efficiency and Accountability, Select  
    Rules and Resolutions  
     

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