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Transportation Committee, South Dakota House of Representatives

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The Transportation Committee is a standing committee of the South Dakota House of Representatives.

Per Section H3-1 of the House Rules, committees of the South Dakota House of Representatives are chosen by the Speaker of the House in consultation with the Minority Leader. The rules do not specify when or how often committees are assigned. The Speaker of the House will appoint the chair and vice chair of each committee. The Speaker and the Speaker Pro Tempore will serve as members of the Legislative Procedure Committee, with the The Speaker serving as its chair.[1]

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: South Dakota Legislator Reference Book

Function

The Transportation Committee deals with bills relating to highways and bridges; motor vehicles; public safety; regulation of motor carriers; traffic ordinances; and licensing.[2][3]

Members

2013-2014

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

Transportation Members, 2013
Democratic members (3)Republican members (10)
Dennis FeickertMike Verchio, Chair
Ray RingSteve Hickey, Vice Chair
Dean SchremppMary Duvall
Dan Kaiser
Lee Qualm
Nancy Rasmussen
Lance Russell
Kyle Schoenfish
Jim Stalzer
Manny Steele

2011-2012

2009-2010

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