Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee, Wisconsin State Assembly
Per the Assembly Rules, committees of the Wisconsin State Assembly are assigned by the Speaker of the House. 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: Assembly Rules
The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.
|Public Safety and Homeland Security Members, 2013|
|Democratic members (3)||Republican members (5)|
|• Frederick Kessler||• Andre Jacque, Chair|
|• JoCasta Zamarripa||• Edward Brooks, Vice-chair|
|• Janet Bewley||• John Murtha|
|• Kathleen Bernier|
|• Rob Swearingen|