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Rules Committee, Arizona State Senate

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The Rules Committee is a standing committee of the Arizona State Senate.

Per the Senate Rules, committees of the Arizona State Senate are assigned by the President of the Senate.[1] Committees are assigned at the start of each term.[2] A majority of members of a committee constitutes quorum.[3] The President is appointed as an "ex officio" member of every committee but cannot vote except on the committees that he or she chairs. The President may also vote if he or she is an appointed member of the Rules Committee.[1]

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Senate Rules

Members

2015 legislative session

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

Rules Members, 2015
Democratic members (3)Republican members (4)
Olivia Cajero BedfordAndy Biggs, Chair
Katie HobbsSteve Yarbrough, Vice-chair
Martin QuezadaSylvia Allen
Gail Griffin

2013-2014

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

2011-2012

2009-2010

The following table shows committee membership in the 2009 legislative session. In the 2010 session, Thayer Verschoor left, and Barbara Leff and Steve Pierce joined.

External links

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Arizona State Legislature, "Senate Rules," accessed January 16, 2014(Rule 2-I)
  2. Information submitted by Arizona Legislature's Webmaster via email to a Ballotpedia staffer on January 21.
  3. Arizona State Legislature, "Senate Rules," accessed January 16, 2014(Rule 7-B-7)