Community & Regional Affairs Committee, Alaska House of Representatives

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The Community & Regional Affairs Committee is a standing committee of the Alaska House of Representatives.

Per the Uniform Rules, committees of the Alaska House of Representatives are assigned by the Committee on Committees. The Committee on Committees is appointed by the Speaker of the House and has five members including the Speaker. Committees are assigned after each election.[1] What constitutes a quorum for committees is not defined. The Speaker is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Uniform Rules


Per Uniform Rule 20-a, the Community & Regional Affairs Committee is to consider "the programs and activities of the Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development that primarily relate to local government and government services or functions in the unorganized borough, and other matters relating to political subdivisions."[2]


2015 legislative session

The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2015 legislative session.

Community & Regional Affairs Members, 2015
Democratic members (2)Republican members (4)Third-party members (1)
Benjamin NageakCathy Tilton, ChairDaniel H. Ortiz
Harriet DrummondPaul Seaton, Vice chair
Shelley Hughes
Lora Reinbold


The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.

2011-2012 members

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