The Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs 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. Committees are assigned after each election. A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum. The Speaker is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.
See rules: House Rules
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 Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs to consider all matters concerning the health of the inhabitants of the state; vital statistics; medical and related professions; the administration of welfare activities by the state government; matters relating to the special needs of our elderly citizens and such other matters as may be referred to it.
The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.