The Banking and Insurance Committee is a standing committee of the Alabama State Senate.
Per Rule 47 of the Senate Rules, committees of the Alabama State Senate are assigned by the Committee on Assignments, consisting of the president pro tempore, lieutenant governor, senate majority leader and three additional members appointed by the president pro tempore. The rules do not specify how often committees are assigned. A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum. The president of the Senate serves as an ex officio member of each committee, except specific Local Legislation Committees, with the power to vote. The president may appoint a senator who is not already on a committee to serve as his official substitute.
See rules: Senate Rules
||The Committee on Banking and Insurance, to which committee shall be referred all bills and other matters concerning: banks, banking, savings and loan associations, credit unions, and other financial institutions in this State, including the small loan business; and all bills and other matters concerning the business of insurance in Alabama, including bills and other matters relating to private pension and retirement systems. The Committee on Banking and Insurance shall not exceed 11 members.
2015 legislative session
The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2015 legislative session.
The following table describes committee membership for the 2011 legislative session.
The following table describes committee membership for the 2009 legislative session.
- ↑ Alabama State Legislature, "Senate Rules," accessed February 11, 2014(Rule 47-b)
- ↑ Alabama State Legislature, "Senate Rules," accessed January 15, 2014
- ↑ Alabama State Legislature, "Senate Rules," accessed January 15, 2014(Rule 48)
- ↑ Alabama State Legislature, "Senate Rules," accessed February 11, 2015(Rule 48-11)
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.