Higher Education and Career Tech Committee, Oklahoma House of Representatives

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The Higher Education and Career Tech Committee is a standing committee of the Oklahoma House of Representatives.

Per Section 1.8 of the House Rules, committees of the Oklahoma House of Representatives are assigned by the Speaker of the House. The rules do not specify when or how often committees are assigned. The Speaker shall appoint the chair and vice-chair of all standing committees, sub-committees and special committees.[1] The Speaker is an ex officio member with voting rights in all standing, special and joint committees and can be counted for purposes in determining quorum.[2]

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: House Rules 2013-2014

Function

Committees and subcommittees are authorized:

1. to maintain a continuous review of the work of the state agencies concerned with their subject areas and the performance of the functions of government within each subject area; 2. to invite public officials, public employees and private individuals to appear before the committees or subcommittees to submit information; 3. to request reports from departments and agencies performing functions reasonably related to the committees’ jurisdictions; 4. to complete the interim projects assigned by the Speaker; and 5. to conduct such other business as directed by the Speaker.[3][4]

Members

2013-2014

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

Higher Education and Career Tech Members, 2013
Democratic members (3)Republican members (6)
Mike BrownHarold Wright, Chair
Cory WilliamsJustin Freeland Wood, Vice-chair
Emily VirginTerry O'Donnell
Dennis Casey
Pat Ownbey
Lee Denney

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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