Human Services Committee, Illinois State Senate
Per the Senate Rules, committees of the Illinois State Senate are assigned by the President of the Senate and Minority Leader. The President appoints the Chair, Vice-chair and remaining majority members while the Minority Leader appoints the minority members. Committees are assigned at the start of each term. A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum. The President is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.
See rules: Senate Rules
The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.
|Human Services Members, 2013|
|Democratic members (6)||Republican members (3)|
|• Mattie Hunter, Chairperson||• Michael Connelly, Minority Spokesperson|
|• Bill Cunningham, Vice-Chairperson||• Dan Duffy|
|• William Delgado||• Dave Syverson|
|• Napoleon Harris|
|• Julie Morrison|
|• Steve Stadelman|
- Subcommittee on Special Issues (HS)
The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2011 legislative session.
|Human Services Members, 2011|
|Democratic members (5)||Republican members (4)|
|• Mattie Hunter, Chairperson||• Tim Bivins, Minority Spokesperson|
|• Steve Landek, Vice-Chairperson||• Darin LaHood|
|• Annazette Collins||• Dave Syverson|
|• William Delgado||• Pamela Althoff|
|• Heather Steans|
- Subcommittee on Special Issues