Public Schools Committee, New Jersey State Legislature

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The Public Schools Committee is a joint committee of the New Jersey State Legislature.

Per the Senate and General Assembly Rules, joint committees of the New Jersey State Legislature are appointed by the President of the Senate and by the Speaker of the House. Joint committees are assigned at the start of each annual session.[1][2]

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Senate Rules 2012
DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Rules of the General Assembly 2012


The Joint Committee on the Public Schools provides an ongoing study of the system of free public schools; it's financing, administration and operations, as well as to make recommendations for legislative action.[3][4]



Members to be announced.


The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2011 legislative session.

Public Schools Members, 2011
Democratic members (8)Republican members (5)
Ralph CaputoScott Rumana
Mila JaseyBrian Rumpf
Nellie PouDavid Wolfe
Joan VossDiane Allen
Sandra CunninghamChristopher Bateman
Donald Norcross
Ronald Rice
Teresa Ruiz

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