Bio-Technology Committee, Illinois House of Representatives
Per the Senate Rules, committees of the Illinois House of Representatives are assigned by the Speaker of the House and Minority Leader. The Speaker appoints the Chair, Vice-chair and remaining majority members while the Minority Leader appoints the minority members. Committees are assigned at the start of each term. A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum. The Speaker is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.
See rules: House Rules
The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.
|Bio-Technology Members, 2013|
|Democratic members (8)||Republican members (5)|
|• Edward J. Acevedo, Chair||• Mike Fortner|
|• Jack D. Franks, Vice-chair||• Mike Bost|
|• Maria Antonia Berrios||• C.D. Davidsmeyer|
|• Linda Chapa LaVia||• Brad Halbrook|
|• Elizabeth Hernandez||• Jeanne M. Ives|
|• Rita Mayfield|
|• Michelle Mussman|
|• Ann M. Williams|
The following table describes committee membership for the 2011 legislative session.
|Bio-Technology Members, 2011|
|Democratic members (5)||Republican members (4)|
|• Susana Mendoza, Chair||• Mike Fortner|
|• Jack D. Franks, Vice-chair||• Roger L. Eddy|
|• Rita Mayfield||• Jason Barickman|
|• Daniel K. Biss||• Franco Coladipietro|
|• Linda Chapa LaVia|
The following table describes committee membership for the 2009 legislative session.
|Bio-Technology Members, 2009|
|Democratic members (3)||Republican members (2)|
|• Maria Antonia Berrios, Chair||• Mike Fortner|
|• Susana Mendoza, Vice-chair||• Michael W. Tryon|
|• Jack D. Franks|