Education Committee, New Hampshire State Senate
The Education Committee is a standing committee of the New Hampshire State Senate. The committee was decommissioned for the 2013 session and was merged with the Health and Human Services Committee to form the Health, Education and Human Services Committee. In the 2015 session, the Education Committee and the Health and Human Services Committee were again made into there own separate committees.
Per the Senate Rules, committees of the New Hampshire State Senate are assigned by the President of the Senate after consultation with the Minority Leader. It is not stated when committees are selected, or what constitutes a committee's quorum. The President is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.
See rules: Senate Rules
2015 legislative session
The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2015 legislative session.
|Education Members, 2015|
|Democratic members (2)||Republican members (3)|
|• Molly Kelly||• John Reagan, Chair|
|• David Watters||• Nancy Stiles, Vice Chair|
|• Kevin Avard|
The following table described committee membership at the beginning of the 2011 legislative session.
|Education Members, 2011|
|Democratic members (2)||Republican members (5)|
|• Molly Kelly||• Nancy Stiles, Chair|
|• Amanda Merrill||• Jim Forsythe, Vice Chair|
|• Sharon Carson|
|• Russell Prescott|
|• Peter Bragdon|