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Environment Committee, North Carolina House of Representatives

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The Environment Committee is a standing committee of the North Carolina House of Representatives.

Per Section 26 of the House Rules, committees of the North Carolina House of Representatives are assigned by the Speaker of the House.[1] Before assigning members of committees and subcommittees, The Speaker shall consult with the Minority to consider members' preferences.[2] The rules do not specify when or how often committees are assigned. The Speaker shall have the right to appoint the chair and vice-chair of each standing committee.[1] Vacancies in a committee or subcommittee may not be filled by the Speaker after April 15 except to fill vacancies caused by resignation, death, removal or the inability to serve.[3]

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: House Resolution 54


This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

In the North Carolina House of Representatives, bills relating to environment and natural resources are referred to and heard by the House Environment Committee.[4]



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

Environment Committee Members, 2013
Democratic members (9)Republican members (16)
Kelly M. Alexander, Jr.Pat McElraft, Chair
William D. BrissonRoger West, Chair
Becky CarneyRick Catlin, Vice Chair
Carla D. CunninghamMike Hager, Vice Chair
Susi H. HamiltonChuck McGrady, Vice Chair
Pricey HarrisonRuth Samuelson, Vice Chair
Verla InskoWilliam Brawley
Paul LuebkeJimmy Dixon
Michael H. WrayJosh Dobson
Kelly E. Hastings
Frank Iler
Chris Millis
Tim Moore
Edgar V. Starnes
Mike C. Stone
Andy Wells



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