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Louis Anthony de la Parte,, American lawyer. Bar: Florida 1953. Recipient Allen Morris award 1967, 71, 73; named Most Valuable Senator St. Petersburg (Florida) Times, 1969, 70, 71, 74, Legislator of Year; Florida Association Retarded Children, 1969-1974; Legislator of Year Florida Volunteer Health Associations, 1970; Legislator of Year Prospective Attorneys Association, 1972.


Parte,, Louis Anthony de la was born on July 27, 1929 in Tampa, Florida, United States. Son of Louis and Dulce (Santa Cruz) de la Parte.


Bachelor, Emory University. Bachelor of Laws, University Florida.


Practice law, Tampa; special assistant attorney general State of Florida, 1953. Assistant county solicitor and assistant state attorney Hillsborough County, Florida, 1957-1961. Member Florida House of Representatives, 1962-1966, Florida Senate, 1966-1974, senate president pro tempore, 1972-1974, president, 1974.

Delegate Democratic National Convention, 1964. Member Governor's Commission on Capital Punishment, 1972, Governor's Task Force on Mental Health, Supreme Court Public Employees Rights Commission, 1973-1974. President de la Parte, Gilbert & Gramovot, P.A.

Former chairman board Station WFTS-television, Tampa.


Trustee University Tampa. Member speaker's special Water Task Force. Member speaker's advisory Committee on Future, 1985-1986.

Served to captain United States Air Force, 1953-1956. Member American Bar Association, Florida Bar Association (special committee on needs of children), District of Columbia Bar Association, Hillsborough County Bar Association, Association Trial Lawyers American, American Judicature Society, Academy Florida Trial Lawyers, Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce (past governor), Florida Blue Key, Phi Delta Phi, Eta Sigma Phi, Sigma Alpha Epsilon.


Married Helen C. White, November 23, 1957. Children: Louis David, Martha Annual.