Transportation Committee, Alaska State Senate
|Alaska State Senate|
Per the Uniform Rules, committees of the Alaska State Senate are assigned by the Committee on Committees. The Committee on Committees is appointed by the President of the Senate and has five members including the President. Committees are assigned after each election. What constitutes a quorum for committees is not defined. The President is not recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.
See rules: Uniform Rules
Per Uniform Rule 20-a, the Transportation Committee is to consider "programs and activities of the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities relating to transportation and other legislative matters relating to transportation."
The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.
|Transportation Committee Members, 2013|
|Democratic members (2)||Republican members (3)|
|• Dennis Egan, Chair||• Fred Dyson, Vice-chair|
|• Hollis French||• Anna Fairclough|
|• Click Bishop|
|Transportation Committee Members, 2011|
|Democratic members (3)||Republican members (2)|
|• [[[Albert Kookesh]], Chair||• Charlie Huggins|
|• Joe Thomas, Vice-chair||• Linda Menard|
|• Dennis Egan|