Government Operations and Audit Committee, South Dakota State Senate

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
South Dakota State Senate
SLP badge.png
Senate Committees

Agriculture and Natural Resources
AppropriationsCommerce and Energy
EducationGovernment Operations and Audit
Health and Human Services
JudiciaryLegislative Procedure
Local GovernmentRetirement Laws
State AffairsTaxationTransportation

Joint Committees
House Committees

The Government Operations and Audit Committee is a standing committee of the South Dakota State Senate.

Per Section S4-1 of the Senate Rules, committees of the South Dakota State Senate are chosen by the President Pro Tempore and Minority Leader. Committees are assigned after the general election.[1] The President of the Senate is an ex officio member of the Legislative Procedure Committee and the President Pro Tempore is the chair of the Legislative Procedure Committee.[2] For all other standing committees, the member that is announced first serves as the chair of the committee.[3]

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: South Dakota Legislator Reference Book

Function

The Government Operations and Audit Committee deals with bills relating to legislative auditing of state and local government departments and agencies; oversight of juvenile corrections monitoring.[4][5]

Members

South Dakota on Horizontal-Policypedia logo-color.png
Check out Policypedia articles about policy in your state on:
EnergyEnvironmentEducationPensionsBudgetsElections

2015 legislative session

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

Government Operations and Audit Committee Members, 2015
Democratic members (1)Republican members (4)
Billie SuttonLarry Tidemann, Chair
Phyllis Heineman, Vice Chair
David Novstrup
Deb Peters

2013-2014

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

2011-2012

2009-2010

External links

References