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Finance Committee, Vermont State Senate

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The Finance Committee is a standing committee of the Vermont State Senate.

Per Section 6 of the Permanent Rules of the Vermont Senate, the President of the Senate, the President pro tempore, and one Senate-elected senator comprise the Committee on Committees.[1] The Committee on Committees appoints members to all committees of the Senate at the beginning of each biennial session.[1] The Senate reserves the right to overrule any appointment and immediately fill the vacancy.[1] The first and secondly named members of each committee are the chair and the vice-chair, respectively. Each committee appoints a clerk from its members at the first meeting.[2] The chair of each committee is responsible for scheduling committee meetings, and the clerk keeps a record of attendance to be delivered to the Secretary of State at the end of each session.[3][4]

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Permanent Rules of the Vermont Senate

Function

A committee on Finance, of seven members, to whom shall be referred matters affecting the revenues of the state or its instrumentalities, and matters relating to banks, trust companies, insurance, utility companies and to private and quasi-public corporations, including other companies subject to regulation by the Public Service Board.[5][6]

Committee members

2013-2014

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

Finance Members, 2013
Democratic members (6)Republican members (1)
Timothy Ashe, ChairKevin Mullin
Mark MacDonald, Vice-chair
Christopher Bray
Peter Galbraith
Robert Hartwell
Virginia Lyons

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

The following table describes committee membership for the 2009 legislative session.

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