Administration and Accounts Committee, Missouri House of Representatives
Per Rule 22 of the House Rules, standing, conference, interim and statutory committees in the Missouri House of Representatives are appointed by the Speaker of the House with minority members of regular standing committees being appointed by the Minority Floor Leader. Special standing committees are appointed by the Speaker with input from the Minority Floor Leader on minority leadership. The Speaker is responsible for designating the number of members of each committee. Unless provided for by the act or resolution creating a committee, partisan balance of committee membership is to match partisan balance of the chamber as closely as possible, save for the Ethics Committee, which is to consist of an equal number of majority and minority members. The chair and vice-chair of each standing committee are appointed by the Speaker. The Speaker, Speaker Pro Tem, floor leaders, assistant floor leaders and whips serve on all standing committees ex officio. The chair and a minority member of the Budget Committee serve on all Appropriations committees ex officio. Ex officio members do not hold voting power unless properly appointed.
|“||The Committee on Administration and Accounts shall superintend and have sole and complete control of all financial obligations and business affairs of the House except those employees appointed by or assigned to the Speaker, or assigned to the Budget Committee Chair, the Speaker Pro Tem, the Majority Floor Leader, the Minority Floor Leader and the Officers of the House. The committee shall provide for the receiving and receipt of all supplies, equipment and furnishings purchased for the account of the House, and shall further provide for the use and distribution thereof.||”|
The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.
|Administration and Accounts Members, 2013|
|Democratic members (4)||Republican members (8)|
|• Michael Butler||• Dwight Scharnhorst, Chair|
|• Pat Conway||• Lindell Shumake, Vice-chair|
|• Michele Kratky||• Diane Franklin|
|• Rochelle Gray||• Shelley Keeney|
|• Jason Smith|
|• Chrissy Sommer|
|• David Wood|
|• Anne Zerr|
The following table describes committee membership for the 2011 legislative session.
|Administration and Accounts Members, 2011|
|Democratic members (3)||Republican members (7)|
|• Ron Casey||• Mike McGhee, Chair|
|• Joseph Fallert, Jr.||• Cole McNary, Vice-chair|
|• Paul Quinn||• Timothy Jones|
|• Shane Schoeller|
|• Jason Smith|
|• Steven Tilley|
|• Anne Zerr|
The following table describes committee membership for the 2009 legislative session.
|Administration and Accounts Members, 2009|
|Democratic members (5)||Republican members (7)|
|• Paul Quinn||• Kenny Jones, Chair|
|• James Morris||• Chuck Gatschenberger, Vice-chair|
|• Stacey Newman||• Brian Munzlinger|
|• Jill Schupp||• Jerry Nolte|
|• Joseph Fallert, Jr.||• Eric Burlison|
|• Tony Dugger|
|• Mike Cunningham|
- Missouri House of Representatives, "Rules of the House of Representatives - 97th General Assembly," January 16, 2013. accessed January 21, 2014 (Rule 22)
- Missouri House of Representatives, "Rules of the House of Representatives - 97th General Assembly," January 16, 2013. Accessed January 21, 2014 Rule 25(1)(a)
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.