FUSTER, Jaime B., a Resident Commissioner from Puerto Rico; born January 12, 1941, in
Guayama, Puerto Rico; attended parochial schools; B.A., Notre Dame University,
1962; J.D., University of Puerto Rico Law School, 1965; LL.M., Columbia
University Law School, 1966; Law and Humanities Fellow, Harvard University,
1973-1974; professor of law, 1966-1979, and dean of law, 1974-1978, University
of Puerto Rico; United States Deputy Assistant Attorney General, 1980-1981;
president, Catholic University of Puerto Rico, 1981-1984; elected as a Popular
Democrat to the Ninety-Ninth Congress for a four-year term and reelected to the
succeeding term until his resignation on March 4, 1992 (January 3, 1985-March
4, 1992); caucused with the Democratic Party; associate justice, Supreme Court
of Puerto Rico; died on December 3, 2007, in Guaynabo, P.R.
BibliographyJaime B. Fuster in
Hispanic Americans in Congress, 1822-2012. Prepared under the
direction of the Committee on House Administration by the Office of the
Historian and the Office of the Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 2013.