State Affairs Committee, Alaska House of Representatives

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The State Affairs Committee is a standing committee of the Alaska House of Representatives.

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

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Function

Per Uniform Rule 20-a, the State Affairs Committee is to consider "programs and activities of the Office of the Governor and the Departments of Administration, Military and Veterans' Affairs, Corrections, and Public Safety, and programs and activities of the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities relating to public facilities."[2]

Members

2015 legislative session

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The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2015 legislative session.

State Affairs Members, 2015
Democratic members (2)Republican members (5)
Max GruenbergBob Lynn, Chair
Jonathan Kreiss-TomkinsWes Keller, Vice chair
David M. Talerico
Liz Vazquez
Louise B. Stutes

2013-2014

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

2011-2012 members

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