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{{tnr}}The '''Commerce and Labor Committee''' of the [[Virginia State Senate]] has 16 members.
 
{{tnr}}The '''Commerce and Labor Committee''' of the [[Virginia State Senate]] has 16 members.
  
==Membership==
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{{About VA Senate Committees}}
===2011===
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==Function==
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{{Quote|A  Committee  on  Commerce  and  Labor,  16  Senators, to  consider  all matters concerning banking; commerce; commercial law; corporations; economic development;  industry;  insurance;  labor;  manufacturing;  partnerships;  public utilities,  except  matters  relating  to  transportation;  tourism;  workmen's compensation and unemployment matters.<ref>[http://sov.state.va.us/SOV%20Portal/PDFs/RulesoftheSenate.pdf ''Virginia State Legislature'', "Senate Rules," accessed January 27, 2014](Rule 18(b))</ref>}}
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==Members==
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===2012-2013===
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{{reddot}} '''[[Republican|Republicans]] (10)
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*[[John Watkins]], ''Chairman
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*[[Stephen Martin]]
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*[[Jeffrey McWaters]]
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*[[Thomas Norment]]
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*[[Mark Obenshain]]
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*[[Bill Stanley]]
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*[[Walter Stosch]]
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*[[Richard Stuart, Virginia Senator|Richard Stuart]]
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*[[Frank Wagner]]
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*[[Stephen Newman]]
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{{bluedot}} '''[[Democrat|Democrats]] (6)
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*[[Charles Colgan]]
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*[[John Edwards, Virginia Senator|John Edwards]]
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*[[Mark Herring]]
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*[[Yvonne Miller]]
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*[[Phillip Puckett]]
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*[[Dick Saslaw]]
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===2010-2011===
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{{reddot}} '''[[Republican|Republicans]] (8)
 
{{reddot}} '''[[Republican|Republicans]] (8)
 
*[[William Wampler]]
 
*[[William Wampler]]
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*[[Mark Herring]]
 
*[[Mark Herring]]
  
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{{bluedot}} '''[[Democrat|Democrats]] (8)
 
{{bluedot}} '''[[Democrat|Democrats]] (8)
 
*[[Dick Saslaw]], Chair
 
*[[Dick Saslaw]], Chair
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*[[Donald McEachin]]
 
*[[Donald McEachin]]
 
*[[Creigh Deeds]]
 
*[[Creigh Deeds]]
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
*[http://sov.state.va.us/SenatorDB.nsf/Standiing%20Committees?OpenForm Virginia Senate Committees]
 
*[http://sov.state.va.us/SenatorDB.nsf/Standiing%20Committees?OpenForm Virginia Senate Committees]
 
*[http://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?111+com+S2 Commerce and Labor Committee]
 
*[http://lis.virginia.gov/cgi-bin/legp604.exe?111+com+S2 Commerce and Labor Committee]
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==References==
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{{Virginia State Senators}}
 
{{Virginia State Senators}}
 
{{Virginia}}
 
{{Virginia}}
 
[[Category:Standing committees, Virginia State Senate]]
 
[[Category:Standing committees, Virginia State Senate]]

Latest revision as of 19:16, 27 January 2014

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The Commerce and Labor Committee of the Virginia State Senate has 16 members.

Per the Senate Rules, committees of the Virginia State Senate are assigned by the majority caucus. The caucus submits a nominations report for all committees that must be approved by a majority vote of the chamber. Committees are assigned at the start of each term.[1] A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum.[2] The President is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Senate Rules

Function

A Committee on Commerce and Labor, 16 Senators, to consider all matters concerning banking; commerce; commercial law; corporations; economic development; industry; insurance; labor; manufacturing; partnerships; public utilities, except matters relating to transportation; tourism; workmen's compensation and unemployment matters.[3][4]

Members

2012-2013

Republican Party Republicans (10)

Democratic Party Democrats (6)

2010-2011

Republican Party Republicans (8)

Democratic Party Democrats (8)

External links

References

  1. Virginia State Legislature, "Senate Rules," accessed January 27, 2014(Rule 18)
  2. Virginia State Legislature, "Senate Rules," accessed January 27, 2014(Rule 20(e))
  3. Virginia State Legislature, "Senate Rules," accessed January 27, 2014(Rule 18(b))
  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.