Commerce, Energy and Military Committee, Arizona State Senate
Per the Senate Rules, committees of the Arizona State Senate are assigned by the President of the Senate. Committees are assigned at the start of each term. A majority of members of a committee constitutes quorum. The President is appointed as an "ex officio" member of every committee but cannot vote except on the committees that he or she chairs. The President may also vote if he or she is an appointed member of the Rules Committee.
See rules: Senate Rules
The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.
|Commerce, Energy and Military Members, 2013|
|Democratic members (3)||Republican members (5)|
|• Ed Ableser||• Al Melvin, Chair|
|• Steve Gallardo||• Michele Reagan, Vice Chair|
|• Robert Meza||• John McComish|
|• Michele Reagan|
|• Bob Worsley|
The following table shows committee membership in the 2011 session. In the 2012 session, Adam Driggs did not serve on the committee.
|Commerce and Energy Members, 2011|
|Democratic members (3)||Republican members (4)|
|• Olivia Cajero Bedford||• Al Melvin, Chair|
|• Robert Meza||• Gail Griffin, Vice Chair|
|• Michele Reagan||• Adam Driggs|
|• Steve Yarbrough|
- Arizona State Legislature, "Senate Rules," accessed January 16, 2014(Rule 2-I)
- Information submitted by Arizona Legislature's Webmaster via email to a Ballotpedia staffer on January 21.
- Arizona State Legislature, "Senate Rules," accessed January 16, 2014(Rule 7-B-7)