Election Law Committee, New Hampshire House of Representatives

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The Election Law Committee is a standing committee of the New Hampshire House of Representatives.

Per the House Rules, committees of the New Hampshire House of Representatives are assigned by the Speaker of the House after consultation with the Minority Leader.[1] Committees are assigned after each election.[2] A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum.[2] The Speaker is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: House Rules

Function

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

It shall be the duty of the Committee on Election Law to consider all matters relating to the election laws of the state, including campaign finance, the Ballot Law Commission, redistricting, and such other matters as may be referred to it.[3]

Members

2013-2014

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

Election Law Members, 2013
Democratic members (10)Republican members (8)
David Cote, ChairKathleen Hoelzel, Clerk
Mary Ann Knowles, Vice ChairShawn Jasper
Robert PerryTimothy Comerford
Melanie LevesqueRegina Birdsell
Ruth GageKathleen Souza
Marcia MoodyJames Gray
Gary RichardsonDick Marston
Evelyn ConnorJoe Sweeney
Mary Till
Gerald Ward

2011-2012

External links

References

  1. New Hampshire State Legislature, "House Rules," accessed February 4, 2014(Rule 28)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Information submitted by Ryan Mahoney via email to a Ballotpedia staffer on February 5.
  3. New Hampshire State Legislature, "House Rules," accessed February 4, 2014(Rule 30-e)