Human Services Committee, Illinois House of Representatives
Per the Senate Rules, committees of the Illinois House of Representatives are assigned by the Speaker of the House and Minority Leader. The Speaker appoints the Chair, Vice-chair and remaining majority members while the Minority Leader appoints the minority members. Committees are assigned at the start of each term. 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
The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.
|Human Services Members, 2013|
|Democratic members (9)||Republican members (6)|
|• Robyn Gabel, Chair||• JoAnn D. Osmond|
|• Derrick Smith, Vice-chair||• John M. Cabello|
|• Kelly M. Cassidy||• Tom Demmer|
|• Laura Fine||• Norine Hammond|
|• Mary E. Flowers||• Kay Hatcher|
|• Naomi D. Jakobsson||• Timothy L. Schmitz|
|• Deb Mell|
|• Michelle Mussman|
|• Cynthia Soto|
The following table describes committee membership for the 2011 legislative session.
|Human Services Members, 2011|
|Democratic members (6)||Republican members (5)|
|• Greg Harris, Chair||• Patricia R. Bellock|
|• Constance A. Howard, Vice-chair||• JoAnn D. Osmond|
|• Deb Mell||• Tim Schmitz|
|• Derrick Smith||• Norine Hammond|
|• Mary E. Flowers||• Sandy Cole|
|• Naomi D. Jakobsson|
The following table describes committee membership for the 2009 legislative session.
|Human Services Members, 2009|
|Democratic members (4)||Republican members (3)|
|• Naomi D. Jakobsson, Chair||• Patricia R. Bellock|
|• Constance A. Howard, Vice-chair||• Tim Schmitz|
|• Annazette Collins||• Sandy Cole|
|• Mary E. Flowers|