Banks Committee, Connecticut General Assembly

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The Banks Committee is a Joint standing committee of the Connecticut General Assembly and contains members of the Senate and the House. In the Connecticut Legislature, there are no separate chamber committees.

Per each chamber's rules, committees of the Connecticut General Assembly are assigned by the President of the Senate and Speaker of the House. Committees are assigned at the start of each term.[1][2] A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum.[3] Neither the President nor the Speaker is recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Senate Rules
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A committee on BANKS that shall have cognizance of all matters relating to (A) the Department of Banking, and (B) banks, savings banks, bank and trust companies, savings and loan associations, credit unions, the supervision of the sale of securities, fraternal benefit societies and secured and unsecured lending.[4][5]



Appropriations Members, 2013
Democratic members (12)Republican members (6)
Carlo Leone, Co-ChairArt Linares, Ranking Member
William Tong, Co-ChairMike Alberts, Ranking Member
Joseph Crisco, Vice ChairDan Carter
Geoff Luxenberg, Vice ChairJohn Frey
David BaramLaura Hoydick
Joe DiminicoTimothy LeGeyt
Antonio Guerrera
Timothy Larson
Edward Moukawsher
Matthew Ritter
Daniel S. Rovero
Patricia Widlitz



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