|Mississippi House of Representatives District 122|
|1976 - 1984, 1988 - 2012|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2007|
|Associate's||Pearl River Junior College|
|Bachelor's||University of Southern Mississippi|
|J.D.||Mississippi College School of Law|
|Date of birth||March 17, 1945|
|Place of birth||Fort Lauderdale, Florida|
Compretta is an attorney. He has also been an assistant district attorney and county/city prosecutor. He earned his J.D. from the Mississippi College School of Law, B.S. from the University of Southern Mississippi, and AA from Pearl River Junior College.
Compretta is a member of the Hancock Bar Association, Lions Club, Mississippi Arts Fair for the Handicapped, and Mississippi Bar Association.
Compretta served on the following committees:
- Management (Chair)
- Compilation, Revision and Publication
- Investigative State Offices
- Judiciary A
- Judiciary En Banc
- Marine Resources
- Select Committee on Utility Cost Recovery
- Ways and Means
Compretta did not seek re-election in 2011.
On November 6, 2007, Compretta was re-elected in District 122, running unopposed.
|Mississippi House of Representatives, District 122 (2007)|
|Joseph Compretta (D)||3,776||100.00%|
In 2007, Compretta collected $35,050 in donations.
Listed below are the five largest contributors to his campaign.
|Mississippi Dental Association||$2,000|
|Isle of Capri Casino||$1,000|
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2009, 2007, 2005, 2003, 1999
|Mississippi House of Representatives District 122
| Succeeded by|
State of Mississippi
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | State Auditor | Superintendent of Education | Commissioner of Insurance | Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce | Executive Director of Environmental Quality | Executive Director of Employment Security | Chairman of Public Service Commission |