Tourism Development and Energy Committee, Kentucky House of Representatives

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The Tourism Development and Energy Committee is a standing committee of the Kentucky House of Representatives.

Per the House Rules, committees of the Kentucky House of Representatives are assigned by the Committee on Committees. Committees are assigned at the start of each term.[1] 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.

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Function

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

The jurisdiction [of this] committee shall be matters relating to tourism and travel promotion and development; state, interstate, and national parks and historic sites; fish and wildlife; small business matters relative to tourism development; hotels and motels generally; hotel and restaurant regulations; billboards; advertising related to tourism development; entertainment establishments; campgrounds; the Tourism Cabinet; privately owned public utilities; rates, permits, certification of convenience and necessity; water district rates; utilities in cities; public utility cooperatives; electric and gas utilities and cooperatives; oil and gas transmission companies; telephone companies and cooperatives; municipal utilities and water works; energy and fuel development; energy waste disposal; Public Service Commission; solar and other renewable energy; hydroelectric and thermo-nuclear energy; and gasohol.[3]

Membership

2013-2014

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

Tourism Development and Energy Members, 2013
Democratic members (10)Republican members (8)
Keith Hall, ChairMike Harmon, Vice-chair
Fitz Steele, Vice-chairBrian E. Linder, Vice-chair
Lawrence ClarkKevin Bratcher
Leslie CombsMyron Dossett
Jim Gooch, Jr.Thomas Kerr
Jeff GreerKim King
Martha KingDavid Osborne
Thomas McKeeJill York
John Short
John Stacy

2011-2012

The following table describes committee membership for the 2011 legislative session.

2009-2010

The following table describes committee membership for the 2009 legislative session.

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