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J.D. Sheffield

Republican — Representative — District 59
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J.D. Sheffield represents House District 59 in the Texas House, is a member of four committees, and is the primary sponsor of 140 bills.

  • Capitol address:

    P.O. Box 2910
    Austin, TX 78768
    Phone: 512-463-0628
  • District address:

    P.O. Box 704
    Gatesville, TX 76528
    Phone: 254-918-5729



News and Blog Coverage

Michael Quinn Sullivan and the Republican Primaries

Now that the filing deadline to be on the ballot in the 2014 election cycle is in the rear view mirror we can evaluate who's in, who's out, and who's out of control. It will be an interesting primary season, particularly for Republicans where 22 current Republican seats are being ...

BOR Elections Weekly Round Up, Nov. 18 - 24: Democrats Lead in Challenger Recruitment

Candidates continue to turn in their paperwork to file for office in Texas' 2014 general election. In the last week, among the two major parties, we have seen 51 more candidates file for partisan statewide or legislative offices, 20 of whom are incumbents. With last week's batch of new candidates, ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HB 1038

    Relating to insurance coverage for hemophilia medical treatment.

  • HR 224

    Congratulating Betty Rice of De Leon on her retirement from Farmers and Merchants Bank.

  • HB 910

    Relating to the authority of a person who is licensed to carry a handgun to openly carry a holstered handgun; creating a criminal offense; providing penalties.

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  • HR 173

    Congratulating Glen Rose High School head basketball coach Wayne Roberts on his 700th career win.

  • HB 819

    Relating to the definition of a public health nuisance.

  • HB 861

    Relating to the prosecution of the offense of online solicitation of a minor.

Recent Votes

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