[photo, Gerald J. Curran, State Delegate] GERALD J. CURRAN (1939-2013)
Democrat, District 43, Baltimore City

Member of House of Delegates, January 18, 1967 to February 27, 1998, representing District 43 (Baltimore City). Resigned February 27, 1998. Chair, Commerce and Government Matters Committee, 1994-98. Member, Legislative Policy Committee, 1994-98; Rules and Executive Nominations Committee, 1994-98. Past member, Judiciary Committee; Economic Matters Committee, 1990-93 (chair, workers' compensation subcommittee); Joint Committee on Administrative, Executive and Legislative Review; Joint Legislative Committee on Metropolitan Mass Transit; Joint Committee on the Selection of the State Treasurer, 1996. House Chair, Workers' Compensation Benefit and Insurance Oversight Committee, 1993. Past vice-chair, Constitutional and Administrative Law Committee. Past co-chair, Special Joint Committee on Coal Pipeline Resources. Resigned from House of Delegates, February 27, 1998.

Chair, State Use Industries Advisory Committee, 1984-98. Past vice-chair, Commission to Study Non-Public Special Education. Past member, Maryland Task Force on Welfare Reform.

Born in Baltimore, Maryland, March 20, 1939. Attended St. Dominic School, Baltimore; Calvert Hall College High School, Baltimore; University of Baltimore, B.A.; University of Baltimore School of Law, LL.B., 1963. Insurance broker. Board of Directors, Harford Road Partnership, Inc., 1995-2013. Member, Lauraville Improvement Association; Baltimore Life Underwriters; Knights of Columbus; Ancient Order of Hibernians; Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Past member, Sigma Delta Kappa Law Fraternity Alumni. Past chair, St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee (grand marshal, 1975). Director, United 3rd District Democratic Organization. Delegate, Democratic Party National Conventions, 1974, 1976, 1980. Past member, 3rd District Young Democratic Club; Unity Democratic Club. Past member, Archdiocesan Commission on the Aging; Board of Directors, Epilepsy Association of Maryland; Board of Directors, House of Ruth. Past president, Holy Name Society. Member, St. Francis of Assisi Roman Catholic Church, Baltimore. Married; five children; eleven grandchildren, two great-grandchildren. Died in Baltimore, Maryland, March 27, 2013.

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