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The '''Education Committee''' is a [[standing committee]] of the [[Michigan House of Representatives]]. Per Standing House Rule 33(2), the committee is made up of 17 members.<ref>[http://www.legislature.mi.gov/Publications/rules/house_rules.pdf ''Michigan Legislatures'', "Standing Rules of the House of Representatives in Accordance with the Michigan Constitution Article IV, Section 16," accessed January 23, 2014] Rule 33(2)</ref>
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Revision as of 19:47, 23 January 2014

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Senate Committees

The Education Committee is a standing committee of the Michigan House of Representatives. Per Standing House Rule 33(2), the committee is made up of 17 members.[1]

Per Rules 8 and 33 of the Standing House Rules, committees of the Michigan House of Representatives are assigned by the Speaker of the House, except when otherwise ordered by the House.[2] Committees are appointed at the beginning of each two-year legislative session. The first person named to a committee is to serve as its chair, with the second serving as vice chair. In the absence of both, the first majority member appointed after them is to serve as acting chair.[3] All committees operate under Rule 34, known as the Uniform Committee Rules.[4]

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Standing Rules of the House of Representatives in Accordance with the Michigan Constitution Article IV, Section 16

Function

"The rules of the Senate and House do not describe the jurisdiction of the individual standing committees except that all Senate bills involving an appropriation must be referred either directly to the appropriations committee or to an appropriate standing committee and then to the appropriations committee. Traditionally, the assignment of bills follows topical lines.

[The] primary function of the standing committees is to consider legislation....[5][6]

Members

2013-2014

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

Education Members, 2013
Democratic members (6)Republican members (11)
Ellen Lipton, Vice-chairLisa Lyons, Chair
David KnezekRay Franz, Vice-chair
Winnie BrinksHugh Crawford
Thomas Stallworth, IIIKevin Daley
Collene LamonteBob Genetski
Theresa AbedPete Lund
Tom McMillin
Tom Hooker
Bradford Jacobsen
Amanda Price
Ken Yonker

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.

External links

References