Judiciary 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.
|Judiciary Members, 2013|
|Democratic members (10)||Republican members (6)|
|• Elaine Nekritz, Chair||• Dennis Reboletti|
|• Ann M. Williams, Vice-chair||• Jim Durkin|
|• John E. Bradley||• Dwight D. Kay|
|• Scott Drury||• Jim Sacia|
|• Jay Hoffman||• Ron Sandack|
|• Elgie Sims||• Jil Tracy|
|• Andre Thapedi|
|• Arthur Turner II|
|• Chris Welch|
|• Michael Zalewski|