Early Learning & K-12 Education Committee, Washington State Senate

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The Early Learning & K-12 Education Committee is a standing committee of the Washington State Senate.

Per Section V of the Senate Rules, committees of the Washington State Senate are appointed by the President of the Senate and confirmed by the senate.[1] Committees are responsible considering measures referred to them in the interest of the state.[2] The deliberations of committees considering a vote on any bill, resolution, or memorial must be open to the public.[3]

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Permanent Rules of the Senate

Function

The Senate Early Learning & K-12 Education Committee considers policy and finance issues related to schools and learning from birth through twelfth grade and preparation for later learning experiences.

(Please note: This general description should not be considered the definitive listing of issues considered by this committee.)[4][5]

Membership

2013-2014

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

Early Learning & K-12 Education Members, 2013
Democratic members (5)Republican members (6)
Rosemary McAuliffeSteve Litzow, Chair
Christine RolfesBruce Dammeier, Vice-chair
Andy BilligSharon Brown
Annette ClevelandJoe Fain
Mark MulletAndy Hill
Ann Rivers

2011-2012

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

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