Karyne Jones Conley

Karyne Jones Conley

Full Name: Karyne Denise Conley
Other surnames: Jones,

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 120 Jan 10, 1995 - Jul 8, 1996 74th (1) (2) (3) (4)   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 120 Jan 12, 1993 - Jan 10, 1995 73rd   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 120 Jan 8, 1991 - Jan 12, 1993 72nd   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar
H 120 Jan 10, 1989 - Jan 8, 1991 71st   Democrat San Antonio / Bexar   Bexar

(1) Conley resignation letter, 7/8/1996. Governor George W. Bush.
(2) Ruth J. McClendon, in special election 11/5/1996, sworn 11/12/1996, succeeded Karyne J. Conley, resigned 7/8/1996. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
(3) 75th Legislature - McClendon oath of office date. Texas House of Representatives, Chief Clerk's Office - Seniority Order.
(4) 1996 November Special Election. Texas Secretary of State - Historical Election Returns, 1992-2019.

Biographical Notes and Resources top

Resolutions and Journal entries

Biographical Sketches

  • Biographical sketch, p. 205. Black Women in Texas History, 2008.
  • Photo and biographical sketch, Karyne Jones Conley, pp. 241-243. Capitol Women: Texas Female Legislators, 1923-1999, 2000.

Other Resources


Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

74th R.S. - 1995
Election Contest District 58, Select  
House Administration  
Regional Issues, House Joint  
TNRCC Funding, House Joint  
Urban Affairs (Vice Chair) 
73rd R.S. - 1993
Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services  
Corrections Subcommittee on Oversight (Chair) 
House Administration  
72nd R.S. - 1991
Environment, Interim  
Local and Consent Calendars  
State, Federal, and International Relations  
Urban Affairs (Vice Chair) 
71st R.S. - 1989
Bishop College, Special Advisory  
Creation and Expansion of Minority and Women-Owned Business Ownership Opportunities, Special Advisory  
State, Federal and International Relations  

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