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Transportation Committee, New Hampshire House of Representatives

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The Transportation 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

It shall be the duty of the Committee on Transportation to consider all matters pertaining to development, operation and regulation of all means of air, land and water transportation, except for the capital improvement and repair of public highways; the motor vehicle code; and such other matters as may be referred to it.[3][4]

Members

2015 legislative session

The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2015 legislative session.

Transportation Members, 2015
Democratic members (8)Republican members (12)
George SykesSteven Smith, New Hampshire Politician, Chair
Gladys JohnsenThomas Walsh, Vice Chair
Michael D. AbbottThomas Laware, Clerk
Michael O'Brien, New Hampshire RepresentativeSherman Packard
Dick PattenBruce Hodgdon
Alan CohenRussell Dumais
Timothy SoucyBrian Chirichiello
Pam Brown, New HampshireLarry Gagne
Werner D. Horn
Karel Crawford
G. Thomas Cardon
Chris True

2013-2014

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, 2014
  3. New Hampshire State Legislature, "House Rules," accessed February 4, 2014(Rule 30-t)
  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.