Inventory of the John Stull Papers

Processed by Archives staff and Rebecca Wendt.
California State Archives
1020 "O" Street
Sacramento, California 95814
Phone: (916) 653-2246
Fax: (916) 653-7363
Email: ArchivesWeb@sos.ca.gov
URL: http://www.sos.ca.gov/archives/
© 2004
California Secretary of State. All rights reserved.

Inventory of the John Stull Papers

Collection number: LP171:106-221



California State Archives

Office of the Secretary of State

Sacramento, California

Contact Information:

  • California State Archives
  • 1020 "O" Street
  • Sacramento, California 95814
  • Phone: (916) 653-2246
  • Fax: (916) 653-7363
  • Email: ArchivesWeb@sos.ca.gov
  • URL: http://www.sos.ca.gov/archives/
Processed by:
Archives staff and Rebecca Wendt
Date Completed:
2001
Encoded by:
Sara Roberson
© 2004 California Secretary of State. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: John Stull papers,
Date (inclusive): 1967-1978
Collection number: LP171:106-221
Creator: Stull, John
Extent: 5.5 cubic feet
Repository: California State Archives
Sacramento, California
Abstract: John Stull, Republican, was a State Assembly Member, 1967-1972 and a State Senator, 1973-1978. Bills introduced by him cover a wide array of subjects with particular emphasis on education and school issues.
Physical location: California State Archives
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

For permission to reproduce or publish, please contact the California State Archives. Permission for reproduction or publication is given on behalf of the California State Archives as the owner of the physical items. The researcher assumes all responsibility for possible infringement which may arise from reproduction or publication of materials from the California State Archives collections.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], John Stull Papers, LP171:[folder number], California State Archives, Office of the Secretary of State, Sacramento, California.

Acquisition Information

The California State Archives acquired the John Stull Papers following his final Senate term.

Alternative Forms of Material Available

Some of the records are available on microfilm at the California State Archives.

Biography

John Stull, Republican, was a State Assembly Member, 1967-1972 and a State Senator, 1973-1978. His 80th Assembly District and 38th Senate District included cities within San Diego County.
He was born in Corinth, Iowa in 1920 and moved to California in 1944. He attended the University of Iowa and received a B.A. degree. Stull served in the United States Navy during World War II and retired as a Commander. He married Babbie Bogue on May 13, 1944. They had one daughter: Sinara.
Senator Stull's community and civic affiliations included such organizations and positions as San Diego County Republican Central Committee member; Republican State Central Committee member; California Advisory Council on Vocational Education and Technical Training member; Educational Management and Evaluation Commission member; Education Commission of the States member; and California Economic Development Commission member.
Senator Stull was elected to the State Assembly in 1966 and reelected in 1968, 1970, and 1972. He was elected to the State Senate in the March 6, 1973 special election to replace Clair W. Burgener, who was elected to Congress. Senator Stull was reelected in 1974. He served as Assembly Republican Whip, 1969-1970 and Assembly Republican Caucus Chair, 1971-1972. According to the Legislative Handbook, he also served on the following committees:

California State Assembly, 1967-1972

  • Standing Committees
  • Agriculture, 1971-1972
  • Education, 1967-1970
  • Constitutional Amendments, 1967
  • Labor Relations, 1969-1970
  • Revenue and Taxation, 1969-1972
  • Rules (ex officio), 1971-1972
  • Water, 1967
  • *Vice Chair, 1967
  • Ways and Means, 1971-1972
  • Select Committees
  • Health Manpower, 1972

Biography/Organization History

California State Senate, 1973-1978

  • Standing Committees
  • Agriculture and Water Resources, 1973-1978
  • Education, 1975-1978
  • *Vice Chair, 1975-1976
  • Finance, 1977-1978
  • Health and Welfare, 1973-1974
  • Industrial Relations, 1973-1976
  • Local Government, 1973-1976
  • Rules, 1977-1978
  • *Vice Chair, 1977-1978
  • Joint Committees
  • Agricultural Labor Relations Board Oversight, 1977-1978
  • Educational Goals and Evaluation, 1975
  • *Vice Chair, 1975
  • Legislative Budget Committee, 1977-1978
  • Select Committees
  • Small Business Enterprises, 1975-1976

Scope and Content

The John Stull Papers consist of Bill Files, 1967-1978 documenting Stull's legislative activity during his time as a member of the California State Legislature. Bills introduced by him cover a wide array of subjects with particular emphasis on education and school issues.

Arrangement

Arranged into one series of bill files.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been associated with these materials in the Archives' automated public access system (currently in development, June 2004).

Subjects

Stull, John
California - - Legislature - - Assembly
California - - Legislature - - Senate


Series Descriptions

Folder LP171:106-221

Series 1.  Bill Files, 1967-1978

Physical Description: 116 file folders

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically by session, then by house of origin and bill number.

Scope and Content Note

Bill files created by John Stull while he served as State Assembly Member and State Senator. The files may include amendments, analyses, testimony, correspondence, opinions, worksheets, statements, press releases, newspaper clippings, and notes.
1967 AB332-AB2464, HR36, ACR9XX (2ff) LP171:106-107
1968 AB612-AB2087, ACRs, AJRs, HRs (5ff) LP171:108-112
1969 AB464-AB2319, ACAs, ACRs, HRs, RCRs (6ff) LP171:113-118
1970 AB621-AB2338, ACA61, ACRs, MRs, RCRs (9ff) LP171:119-127
1971 AB317-AB3025, ACR152, MRs, RCRs (8ff) LP171:128-135
1972 AB7-AB2313, ACAs, ACR75, HRs, MRs, RCRs (8ff) LP171:136-143
1973 AB14-AB514, ACR29, MRs (2ff) LP171:144-145
1973-1974 SB437-SB2463, SCAs, SCR42, JRCRs (19ff) LP171:146-164
1975-1976 SB18-SB2193, SCAs, SJRs, JRCRs, SRCRs (23ff) LP171:165-187
1977-1978 SB20-SB2236, SCAs, SCRs, SJRs, SRs, JRCRs, SRCRs (34ff) LP171:188-221