17th State Legislature
Dates: January 9 - February 17th, 1923
Senate Membership: 25, 20 Republicans, 5 Democrats
Senate President: Simon Skovgard
House Membership: 60, 37 Republicans, 23 Democrats
Speaker of the House: J.D. Noblitt
Major Topics & Events:
  • Created the Department of Agriculture by abolishing the Dairy, Food and Oil Commission and the Slate Board of Immigration and Commissioner of Immigration. Their duties, as well as oversight of the Wyoming State Fair were transferred to the new Department of Agriculture.



Additional Resources
  • Wyoming Legislation.org (accessed January 2016) includes bill jackets and House and Senate journals for the session