State and Federal Relations Committee, Wisconsin State Senate
Per the Senate Rules, committees of the Wisconsin State Senate are assigned by the Senate Organization Committee. Committees are assigned at the start of each term. A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum. The President of the Senate is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.
See rules: Senate Rules
The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.
|State and Federal Relations Committee Members, 2013|
|Democratic members (2)||Republican members (3)|
|• Tim Carpenter||• Michael Ellis, Chair|
|• Fred Risser||• Robert Cowles, Vice Chair|
|• Dale Schultz|