Government and Environment 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.
|Government and Environment Members, 2013|
|Democratic members (3)||Republican members (4)|
|• Steve Farley||• Judy Burges, Vice Chair|
|• Katie Hobbs||• Chester Crandell|
|• Jack Jackson||• Gail Griffin, Chair|
|• Kelli Ward|
- 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)