Agriculture and Rural Development Committee, West Virginia State Senate

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The Agriculture and Rural Development Committee (known as the Agriculture Committee before 2013) is a standing committee of the West Virginia State Senate.

Per the Senate Rules, committees of the West Virginia State Senate are assigned by the President of the Senate.[1] Committees are assigned at the start of each term.[2] A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum.[3] The President serves as an "ex officio" co-chairperson of the Interstate Cooperation Committee.[4]

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

Agriculture and Rural Development Members, 2013
Democratic members (8)Republican members (3)
Ron Miller, ChairMitch Carmichael
Bob Williams, Vice ChairDavid Nohe
Robert BeachDave Sypolt
Sam Cann
Donald Cookman
Daniel Hall
Bill Laird
Gregory Tucker



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