Education Committee, Louisiana State Senate

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The Education Committee is a standing committee of the Louisiana State Senate.

Per the Senate Rules, committees of the Louisiana State Senate are assigned by the President of the Senate.[1] It is unclear when committees are assigned. A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum.[2] The President, President Pro Tempore and Parliamentarian serve as "ex officio" members of every committee.[3]

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Senate Rules

Function

Legislative instruments and other matter referred to this committee shall encompass the following subject matter:[4]

  • Adult education
  • College or university agricultural extension service
  • Colleges and universities
  • Cultural affairs
  • Education generally
  • Educational television
  • Employees of colleges and universities, including pay, except where an appropriation of state funds is required
  • Employees of vocational-technical education schools, including pay, except where an appropriation of state funds is required
  • Museums
  • Preservation of historic landmarks and objects
  • School employees, administrators, teachers, bus drivers and others
  • School employees and teachers pay, except where an appropriation of state funds is required
  • School lunch program
  • Schools and secondary education
  • Schools for the blind
  • Schools for the deaf
  • State and public libraries
  • Vocational-technical education

Membership

2012-2013

Republican Party Republicans (5)

Democratic Party Democrats (2)

2010-2011

Republican Party Republicans (4)

Democratic Party Democrats (3)

2008-2009

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