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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 115 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

  • HR 146

    Honoring Stephenville for its contributions to rodeo and the cowboy way of life.

  • HR 17

    In memory of Sergeant Lance McLean of the Hood County Sheriff's Office.

  • HCR 3

    Directing the governor of the State of Texas to award the Texas Legislative Medal of Honor posthumously to Audie Murphy.

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  • HB 70

    Relating to appropriating money to the Texas A&M Forest Service to assist volunteer fire departments during the next state fiscal biennium.

  • HB 73

    Relating to appropriating money to the Texas A&M Forest Service to be used to assist volunteer fire departments during the current state fiscal biennium.

  • HR 2982

    Suspending limitations on conference committee jurisdiction, S.B. No. 949.

Recent Votes

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