Template:About VA House Committees

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Per the House Rules, committees of the Virginia House of Delegates are assigned by the Speaker of the House.[1] Committees are assigned at the start of each yearly session.[2] A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum.[3] The Speaker serves as the Chair of the Rules Committee.

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: House Rules
  1. Virginia State Legislature, "House Rules," accessed January 28, 2014(Rule 15)
  2. Information submitted by Virginia Division of Legislative Automated Systems via livechat to a Ballotpedia staffer on January 28, 2014.
  3. Virginia State Legislature, "House Rules," accessed January 28, 2014(Rule 17)