Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1979 Representative 152 Republican
1980 Representative 152 Republican
1981 Representative 152 Republican
1982 Representative 152 Republican
1983 Representative 152 Republican
1984 Representative 152 Republican
1985 Representative 152 Republican
1986 Representative 152 Republican
1987 Representative 152 Republican
1988 Representative 152 Republican
1989 Representative 152 Republican
1990 Representative 152 Republican
1991 Representative 152 Republican
1992 Representative 152 Republican
1993 Representative Minority Caucus Secretary 152 Republican
1994 Representative Minority Caucus Secretary 152 Republican
1995 Representative 152 Republican
1996 Representative 152 Republican
1997 Representative Majority Policy Committee Chairman 152 Republican
1998 Representative Majority Policy Committee Chairman 152 Republican
1999 Representative Majority Policy Committee Chairman 152 Republican
2000 Representative Majority Policy Committee Chairman 152 Republican
2001 Representative Majority Policy Committee Chairman 152 Republican
2002 Representative Majority Policy Committee Chairman 152 Republican
2003 Representative Majority Policy Committee Chairman 152 Republican
2004 Representative Majority Policy Committee Chairman 152 Republican
Counties Bucks, Montgomery, Philadelphia

Biography

12/05/1943 - 01/01/2004


Bucks and Montgomery Counties (1979-2002), Montgomery and Philadelphia Counties (2003-2004)

CORNELL, Roy W., a Representative from Philadelphia, Bucks, and Montgomery Counties; born in Abington, Montgomery County, Pa., December 5, 1943; graduated, Hatboro Horsham High School, 1961; attended, Santa Ana Junior College, Temple University, and North Philadelphia Board of Realtors School; president, Sovereign Title Searches, Inc.; salesman, Bailey and Associates; elected, council president, Hatboro Borough; vice chair, Hatboro Republican Organization; member, Montgomery County Republican Committee; elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in 1978; reelected to serve 13 consecutive terms thereafter; elected, Caucus Secretary (1993-1994); elected, Republican Policy Chair (1997-2004); appointed, vice-chair, Select Committee to Investigate the Tragedy of Teenage Suicide (1986); appointed, Select Committee on Rules Review (1993); appointed, chair, Select Committee for Open-Heart Surgery (1996); died while in office, January 1, 2004 in Hatboro, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.