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Per the Senate Rules, committees of the [[Illinois State Senate]] are assigned by the [[President of the Senate]] and [[State Senate Minority Leader|Minority Leader]]. The President 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/senate/98thSenateRules.pdf ''Illinois State Legislature'', "Senate Rules," accessed January 21, 2014](Rule 3-2(a))</ref> A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum.<ref>[http://www.ilga.gov/senate/98thSenateRules.pdf ''Illinois State Legislature'', "Senate Rules," accessed January 21, 2014](Rule 4-5(a))</ref> The President is not identified as an "ex officio" member of every committee.
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Per the Senate Rules, committees of the [[Illinois State Senate]] are assigned by the [[President of the Senate]] and [[State Senate Minority Leader|Minority Leader]]. The President 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/senate/98thSenateRules.pdf ''Illinois State Legislature'', "Senate Rules," accessed January 21, 2014](Rule 3-2(a))</ref> A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum.<ref>[http://www.ilga.gov/senate/98thSenateRules.pdf ''Illinois State Legislature'', "Senate Rules," accessed January 21, 2014](Rule 4-5(a))</ref> The President 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 State Senate are assigned by the President of the Senate and Minority Leader. The President 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 President is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.

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