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Local Government Committee, Virginia State Senate

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The Local Government Committee of the Virginia State Senate has fifteen members.

Per the Senate Rules, committees of the Virginia State Senate are assigned by the majority caucus. The caucus submits a nominations report for all committees that must be approved by a majority vote of the chamber. Committees are assigned at the start of each term.[1] A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum.[2] The President is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.

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Function

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A Committee on Local Government, 15 Senators, to consider matters of local government in the counties, cities, towns, regions or districts, planning boards and commissions and authorities, except matters relating to the compensation of elected officeholders, where funds of the Commonwealth are involved.[3]

Members

2012-2013

Republican Party Republicans (6)

Democratic Party Democrats (9)

2010-2011

Republican Party Republicans (7)

Democratic Party Democrats (8)

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