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Health & Social Services Committee, Alaska State Senate

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The Health & Social Services Committee is a standing committee of the Alaska State Senate.

Per the Uniform Rules, committees of the Alaska State Senate are assigned by the Committee on Committees. The Committee on Committees is appointed by the President of the Senate and has five members including the President. Committees are assigned after each election.[1] What constitutes a quorum for committees is not defined. The President is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Uniform Rules

Function

Per Uniform Rule 20-a, the Health & Social Services Committee is to consider "the programs and activities of the Department of Health and Social Services."[2]

Membership

2013-2014

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

Health & Social Services Committee Members, 2013
Democratic members (1)Republican members (4)
Johnny EllisBert Stedman, Co-chair
Peter Micciche, Vice-chair
Kevin Meyer
Pete Kelly

2011

2010

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