Public Works and Highways Committee, New Hampshire House of Representatives

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The Public Works and Highways Committee is a standing committee of the New Hampshire House of Representatives.

Per the House Rules, committees of the New Hampshire House of Representatives are assigned by the Speaker of the House after consultation with the Minority Leader.[1] Committees are assigned after each election.[2] A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum.[2] The Speaker is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: House Rules

Function

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

It shall be the duty of the Committee on Public Works and Highways to consider all matters pertaining to the development and repair of public highways; the Highway Fund; the Turnpike Fund; buildings and capital construction; the capital budget; matters pertaining to state bonding authority; capital expenditures related to the improvement and preservation of the coastline; the care of state memorials and monuments; and such other matters as may be referred to it.[3]

Members

2013

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

Public Works and Highways Members, 2013
Democratic members (11)Republican members (9)
David Campbell, ChairJohn Graham
John Cloutier, Vice ChairGene Chandler
Maureen Mann, ClerkEdmond Gionet
Peter RamseyMark McConkey
Virginia IrwinKevin Waterhouse
Karen EbelFranklin Tilton
Marcia HammonWalter Kolodziej
Patricia HigginsWilliam Friel
Martin JackDavid Milz
Wendy Piper
Mario Ratzki


2011-2012

External links

References

  1. New Hampshire State Legislature, "House Rules," accessed February 4, 2014(Rule 28)
  2. 2.0 2.1 Information submitted by Ryan Mahoney via email to a Ballotpedia staffer on February 5.
  3. New Hampshire State Legislature, "House Rules," accessed February 4, 2014(Rule 30-o)