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79th General Assembly – State Departments (vice chairman); Appropriations; Banks, Banking and Financial Institutions; Public Health, Welfare, Consumer Protection and Environment; and Judiciary, Criminal Jurisprudence and Corrections.

Warren Welliver served the people of the 19th District (Boone, Callaway, Howard and Randolph counties). Born in Butler, he held a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Missouri and a Bachelor of Laws (Doctor of Jurisprudence) degree from the University of Missouri Law School. Senator Welliver served as a lieutenant in the Navy Air Corps during World War II. He was a senior partner at a law firm in Columbia. Senator Welliver was elected to the Senate in 1976. He resigned in 1979 to accept an appointment to the Missouri Supreme Court. (Democrat)

Official Manual of the State of Missouri: 1977-1978