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Per the Senate Rules, committees of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]] are assigned by the [[State Speaker of the House|Speaker of the House]] and [[State House Minority Leader|Minority Leader]]. The Speaker 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.<ref>[http://www.ilga.gov/house/98thHouseRules.pdf ''Illinois State Legislature'', "House Rules," accessed January 21, 2014](Rule 12)</ref> A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum.<ref>[http://www.ilga.gov/house/98thHouseRules.pdf ''Illinois State Legislature'', "House Rules," accessed January 21, 2014](Rule 32)</ref> The Speaker is not identified as an "ex officio" member of every committee.
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Per the Senate Rules, committees of the [[Illinois House of Representatives]] are assigned by the [[State Speaker of the House|Speaker of the House]] and [[State House Minority Leader|Minority Leader]]. The Speaker 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.<ref>[http://www.ilga.gov/house/98thHouseRules.pdf ''Illinois State Legislature'', "House Rules," accessed January 21, 2014](Rule 12)</ref> A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum.<ref>[http://www.ilga.gov/house/98thHouseRules.pdf ''Illinois State Legislature'', "House Rules," accessed January 21, 2014](Rule 32)</ref> The Speaker is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.
  
 
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Latest revision as of 18:59, 27 January 2014

Per the Senate Rules, committees of the Illinois House of Representatives are assigned by the Speaker of the House and Minority Leader. The Speaker 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.[1] A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum.[2] The Speaker is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.

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