Public Transportation Committee, Arkansas House of Representatives

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The Public Transportation Committee is a class A standing committee of the Arkansas House of Representatives.

Per the House Rules, committees of the Arkansas House of Representatives are assigned by the Congressional District Caucuses. Each caucus selects five members for each committee, with the except of the District Two Caucus, which selects three members for each committee from within Pulaski County and two from without.[1] Committees are following each election.[2] A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum. The Speaker of the House serves as an "ex officio" member of any committee, but does not count towards quorum.[3]

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The Public Transportation Committee has jurisdiction over "Committee on Public Transportation – matters pertaining to roads and highways, city streets, county roads, road vehicles, highway safety, airports and air transportation, common and contract carriers, mass transit, similar legislation, and resolutions germane to the subject matter of the committee."[4]


2015 legislative session

The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2015 legislative session.

Public Transportation Members, 2015
Democratic members (6)Republican members (14)
Mike Holcomb, Vice chairMary P. Hickerson, Chair
David FieldingDan Douglas
David HillmanRon McNair
Charles BlakeJana Della Rosa
J.P. Bob JohnsonJim Sorvillo
Milton Nicks, Jr.Lance Eads
Julie Mayberry
Mickey Gates
Karilyn Brown
Mathew Pitsch
Marcus Richmond
Dave Wallace (Arkansas)
James Sturch
Brandt Smith


The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.



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