Education 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.
|Education Members, 2013|
|Democratic members (3)||Republican members (5)|
|• David Bradley||• Rich Crandall|
|• Jack Jackson||• Chester Crandell, Vice Chair|
|• Leah Landrum Taylor||• Rick Murphy|
|• Kelli Ward|
|• Kimberly Yee, Chair|
|Education Members, 2011|
|Democratic members (2)||Republican members (6)|
|• Linda Lopez||• Rich Crandall, Chair|
|• David Schapira||• Nancy Barto, Vice Chair|
|• Sylvia Allen|
|• Linda Gray|
|• Lori Klein|
|• Steve Smith|
The following table shows committee membership in the 2009 legislative session. In the 2010 session, David Braswell (R) joined the committee.
|Education Accountability and Reform Members, 2009|
|Democratic members (3)||Republican members (3)|
|• Paula Aboud||• Sylvia Allen|
|• Leah Landrum Taylor||• Linda Gray, Vice Chair|
|• Linda Lopez||• John Huppenthal, Chair|
- 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)