Robert H. Hughes

Robert Higgins Hughes

Full Name: Robert Higgins "Bob" Hughes
Date of birth: November 26, 1925
Date of death: January 13, 2017

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 51-7 Jan 8, 1963 - Aug 31, 1963 58th (1) (2) (3)   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
H 51-7 Jan 10, 1961 - Jan 8, 1963 57th   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
H 51-7 Jan 13, 1959 - Jan 10, 1961 56th   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas
H 51-7 Jan 8, 1957 - Jan 13, 1959 55th   Democrat Dallas / Dallas   Dallas

(1) "Installation Set for Two Judges," 8/29/1963, p. 3. Rep. Robert H. Hughes to be installed 9/4/1963 as judge of newly created Dallas County court, Domestic Relations Court No. 2, created by the 1963 Texas Legislature. Dallas Morning News.
(2) O. Hughes Brown, in special election 11/9/1963, sworn 11/16/1963, succeeded Robert H. Hughes, resigned 8/31/1963. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) Sworn 11/23/1962. Oaths of Office.

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Biographical Sketches

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Committee Information top

58th R.S. - 1963
Criminal Jurisprudence (Chair) 
Game and Fisheries  
Judiciary (Vice Chair) 
57th R.S. - 1961
Common Carriers  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Military and Veterans Affairs  
Oil, Gas and Mining  
56th R.S. - 1959
Common Carriers  
Criminal Jurisprudence  
Liquor Regulation  
Municipal and Private Corporations  
Public Lands and Buildings  
55th R.S. - 1957
Claims and Accounts  
Common Carriers  

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