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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 198 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 ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HR 1280

    Recognizing March 24, 2015, as Tarleton State University Day at the State Capitol.

  • HB 3903

    Relating to a requirement that a hospital allow a patient to designate a caregiver to receive aftercare instruction regarding the patient.

  • HB 3581

    Relating to the creation and maintenance of a registry of physicians co-managing patients with Licensees under Chapter 351, Occupations Code

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  • HB 3433

    Relating to level of care designations for hospitals that provide neonatal intensive care services.

  • HB 3366

    Relating to the reimbursement of prescription drugs under the Medicaid managed care and child health plan programs.

  • HR 1194

    Recognizing March 12, 2015, as Psychology Day at the State Capitol and commending the Texas Psychological Association.

Recent Votes

HB 80

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10469.0
•••No: 3926.0
•••Other: 64.0
SB 293

to third reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 11275.0
•••No: 2818.0
•••Other: 96.0
HB 80

to engrossment

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10268.0
•••No: 4026.0
•••Other: 74.0
HB 441

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 14395.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 64.0
HB 437

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 14194.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 85.0
HB 834

final passage

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 13993.0
•••No: 32.0
•••Other: 74.0
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