Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee, Virginia State Senate

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The Rehabilitation and Social Services 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.

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Senate Rules

Function

18 (i). A Committee on Rehabilitation and Social Services, 15 Senators, to consider matters concerning alcoholic beverages; correctional and penal institutions; morals; social services and welfare; and substance abuse.[3][4]

Membership

2014-2015

The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2014 legislative session.

Rehabilitation and Social Services Committee Members, 2014
Democratic members (8)Republican members (7)
Linda Todd "Toddy" PullerFrank Wagner, Chair
Mamie LockeEmmett Hanger
George BarkerRyan McDougle
Barbara FavolaWalter Stosch
Yvonne MillerThomas Norment
Kenny AlexanderRichard Black
Jennifer WextonBryce Reeves
Lynwood Lewis

2012-2013

The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2012 legislative session.

2010-2011

The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2010 legislative session.

External links

References

  1. Virginia State Legislature, "Senate Rules," accessed January 27, 2014(Rule 18)
  2. Virginia State Legislature, "Senate Rules," accessed January 27, 2014(Rule 20(e))
  3. Virginia State Legislature, "Senate Rules," accessed January 27, 2014(Rule 18(i))
  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.