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Arthur Arthur 'Buddy' Temple
Full Name: Arthur "Buddy" Temple III
Date of birth: February 26, 1942
Date of death: April 14, 2015

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 6 Jan 9, 1979 - Jan 13, 1981 66th   Democrat Diboll / Angelina   Angelina, Newton, Sabine, San Augustine
H 6 Jan 11, 1977 - Jan 9, 1979 65th   Democrat Diboll / Angelina   Angelina, Newton, Sabine, San Augustine
H 6 Jan 14, 1975 - Jan 11, 1977 64th   Democrat Diboll / Angelina   Angelina, Newton, Sabine, San Augustine
H 6 Jan 9, 1973 - Jan 14, 1975 63rd   Democrat Diboll / Angelina   Angelina, Newton, Sabine, San Augustine
 
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Selected Newspaper articles
Resolutions and Journal entries
  • 84th Legislature R.S., HR 2256. Resolutions - Memorial.
  • Biographical Sketches
  • Biographical sketch, interview with Buddy Temple completed in conjunction with Charlie Wilson Oral History Project, 6/13/2011, East Texas Research Center, R. W. Steen Library, Stephen F. Austin State University.
  • Other Resources
  • Railroad Commissioners Past through Present, with dates of service. Railroad Commission of Texas.
  • Notice of death, 4/15/2015. Speaker of the House.
  • Texas Monthly's Best and Worst Legislators
  • Named 'Honorable Mention'. Best and Worst Legislators 1979.
  • Named 'Prisoner of War'. Best and Worst Legislators 1977.
  • Named 'Honorable Mention'. Best and Worst Legislators 1975.
  • Named 'Honorable Mention'. Best and Worst Legislators, 1973.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. Arthur "Buddy" Temple, 63rd Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Arthur "Buddy" Temple, 64th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Arthur "Buddy" Temple, 65th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Photograph. Arthur "Buddy" Temple, 66th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 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.
  • Committee Informationtop
    66th R.S. - 1979
    Insurance  
    State Affairs  
    State Affairs Subcommittee on Appropriative Matters  
    65th R.S. - 1977
    Liquor Regulation  
    Transportation  
    Transportation Subcommittee on Air and Water Transportation (Chair) 
    Transportation Subcommittee on Dallas-Ft.Worth Turnpike  
    Transportation Subcommittee on Motor Transportation  
    64th R.S. - 1975
    Intergovernmental Affairs  
    Social Services  
    Social Services Subcommittee on Correctional Institutions  
    63rd R.S. - 1973
    Business and Industry  
    Business and Industry Subcommittee on Consumer Protection (Chair) 
    Calendars  
    Constitutional Convention Planning  
    Constitutional Convention Planning Subcommittee on Organization and Structure  
    Revenue and Taxation  
    Revenue and Taxation Subcommittee on Enforcement of Collections  
     

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