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{{Congcommitteesvnt}}{{tnr}}The '''United States House of Representatives Committee on Aging (Special)''' is a standing committee of the [[United States Senate|U.S. Senate]]. The committee was created as a temporary committee in 1961, and became a permanent committee on February 1, 1977.<ref>[http://aging.senate.gov/about/index.cfm ''United States Senate Special Committee on Aging'' "Committee History" Accessed January 2012]</ref>
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{{Congcommitteesvnt}}{{tnr}}The '''United States Senate Committee on Aging (Special)''' is a standing committee of the [[United States Senate|U.S. Senate]]. The committee was created as a temporary committee in 1961, and became a permanent committee on February 1, 1977.<ref>[http://aging.senate.gov/about/index.cfm ''United States Senate Special Committee on Aging'', "Committee History" accessed January 2012]</ref>
  
 
==Leadership==
 
==Leadership==
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===114th Congress===
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The committee chairman in the [[114th United States Congress|114th Congress]] is [[Susan Collins]] ([[Republican|R]]).
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===113th Congress===
 
===113th Congress===
[[Bill Nelson]] ([[Democratic|D]]) was appointed committee chair in the [[113th Congress]].<ref>[http://democrats.senate.gov/2013/01/04/reid-announces-updated-committee-assignments-for-113th-congress/ ''United States Senate Democrats'' "Reid Announces Updated Committee Assignments For 113th Congress," January 4, 2013]</ref>
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[[Bill Nelson]] ([[Democratic|D]]) was appointed committee chair in the [[113th Congress]].<ref>[http://democrats.senate.gov/2013/01/04/reid-announces-updated-committee-assignments-for-113th-congress/ ''United States Senate Democrats'', "Reid Announces Updated Committee Assignments For 113th Congress," January 4, 2013]</ref>
  
 
===112th Congress===
 
===112th Congress===
The committee chair in the [[112th United States Congress|112th Congress]] is [[Herb Kohl]] ([[Democratic|D]]).
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The committee chairman in the [[112th United States Congress|112th Congress]] was [[Herb Kohl]] ([[Democratic|D]]).
  
 
==Membership==
 
==Membership==
===2013-2014 (113th Congress)===
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===2015-2016 (114th Congress)===
 
{{Committee members
 
{{Committee members
 
|Collapse=No
 
|Collapse=No
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|Committee1=Committee on Aging
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|year=2015-2016
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|Chamber=US Senate
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|Rep1=Susan Collins
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|gopstate1=Maine
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|gopleader1=Chairman
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|Rep2=Bob Corker
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|gopstate2=Tennessee
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|Rep3=Orrin Hatch
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|gopstate3=Utah
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|Rep4=Mark Steven Kirk
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|gopstate4=Illinois
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|Rep5=Dean Heller
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|gopstate5=Nevada
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|Rep6=Jeff Flake
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|gopstate6=Arizona
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|Rep7= Tom Cotton
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|gopstate7=Arkansas
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|Rep8=Tim Scott
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|gopstate8=South Carolina
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|Rep9=David Perdue
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|gopstate9=Georgia
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|Rep10=Thom Tillis
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|gopstate10=North Carolina
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|Rep11=Ben Sasse
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|gopstate11=Nebraska
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|Dem1=Claire McCaskill
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|demstate1=Missouri
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|demleader1=Ranking Member
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|Dem2=Bill Nelson (Florida) {{!}} Bill Nelson
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|demstate2=Florida
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|Dem3=Bob Casey
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|demstate3=Pennsylvania
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|Dem4=Sheldon Whitehouse
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|demstate4=Rhode Island
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|Dem5=Kirsten Gillibrand
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|demstate5=New York
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|Dem6=Richard Blumenthal
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|demstate6=Connecticut
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|Dem7= Tim Kaine
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|demstate7=Virginia
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|Dem8=Joe Donnelly
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|demstate8=Indiana
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|Dem9=Elizabeth Warren
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|demstate9=Massachusetts
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|Dem10=Tim Kaine
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|demstate10=Virginia
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}}
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===2013-2014 (113th Congress)===
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{{Committee members
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|Collapse=Yes
 
|Committee1=Committee on Aging
 
|Committee1=Committee on Aging
 
|year=2013-2014
 
|year=2013-2014
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|Rep1=Susan Collins
 
|Rep1=Susan Collins
 
|gopstate1=Maine
 
|gopstate1=Maine
|gopleader1=Ranking member
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|gopleader1=Ranking Member
 
|Rep2=Bob Corker
 
|Rep2=Bob Corker
 
|gopstate2=Tennessee
 
|gopstate2=Tennessee
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|Dem1=Bill Nelson (Florida) {{!}} Bill Nelson
 
|Dem1=Bill Nelson (Florida) {{!}} Bill Nelson
 
|demstate1=Florida
 
|demstate1=Florida
|demleader1=Chair
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|demleader1=Chairman
|Dem2=Ron Wyden
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|Dem2=John Walsh
|demstate2=Oregon
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|demstate2=Montana
 
|Dem3=Bob Casey
 
|Dem3=Bob Casey
 
|demstate3=Pennsylvania
 
|demstate3=Pennsylvania
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|Rep1=Bob Corker
 
|Rep1=Bob Corker
 
|gopstate1=Tennessee
 
|gopstate1=Tennessee
|gopleader1=Ranking member
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|gopleader1=Ranking Member
 
|Rep2=Susan Collins
 
|Rep2=Susan Collins
 
|gopstate2=Maine
 
|gopstate2=Maine
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|Dem1=Herb Kohl
 
|Dem1=Herb Kohl
 
|demstate1=Wisconsin
 
|demstate1=Wisconsin
|demleader1=Chair
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|demleader1=Chairman
 
|Dem2=Ron Wyden
 
|Dem2=Ron Wyden
 
|demstate2=Oregon
 
|demstate2=Oregon
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}}
  
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==Committee legislation==
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The below chart from [http://findthebest.com/ Find The Best] tracks the legislation coming out of each committee.
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==Jurisdiction==
 
==Jurisdiction==
 
According to the official [[U.S. Senate|Senate]] website, the jurisdiction of the Aging Committee includes the following:
 
According to the official [[U.S. Senate|Senate]] website, the jurisdiction of the Aging Committee includes the following:
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==See also==
 
==See also==
 
*[[United States Senate|U.S. Senate]]
 
*[[United States Senate|U.S. Senate]]
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*[[List of committees in the United States Congress]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
{{submit a link}}
 
{{submit a link}}
 
*[http://aging.senate.gov/ Official Senate Page]
 
*[http://aging.senate.gov/ Official Senate Page]
*[http://aging.senate.gov/minority/public/ Committee Minority House Page]
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*[https://web.archive.org/web/2/http://aging.senate.gov/minority/public/ Committee Minority House Page]
 
*[http://www.congressmerge.com/onlinedb/cgi-bin/newcommittee.cgi?site=congressmerge&lang=&commcode=saging Committee profile on ''Congress Merge'']
 
*[http://www.congressmerge.com/onlinedb/cgi-bin/newcommittee.cgi?site=congressmerge&lang=&commcode=saging Committee profile on ''Congress Merge'']
 
*[http://www.govtrack.us/congress/committees/SPAG Committee profile on ''Govtrack]
 
*[http://www.govtrack.us/congress/committees/SPAG Committee profile on ''Govtrack]

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Background
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The United States Senate Committee on Aging (Special) is a standing committee of the U.S. Senate. The committee was created as a temporary committee in 1961, and became a permanent committee on February 1, 1977.[1]

Leadership

114th Congress

The committee chairman in the 114th Congress is Susan Collins (R).

113th Congress

Bill Nelson (D) was appointed committee chair in the 113th Congress.[2]

112th Congress

The committee chairman in the 112th Congress was Herb Kohl (D).

Membership

2015-2016 (114th Congress)

Committee on Aging Members, 2015-2016
Democratic members (10)Republican members (11)
Claire McCaskill (Missouri) Ranking MemberSusan Collins (Maine) Chairman
Bill Nelson (Florida) Bob Corker (Tennessee)
Bob Casey (Pennsylvania) Orrin Hatch (Utah)
Sheldon Whitehouse (Rhode Island) Mark Steven Kirk (Illinois)
Kirsten Gillibrand (New York) Dean Heller (Nevada)
Richard Blumenthal (Connecticut) Jeff Flake (Arizona)
Tim Kaine (Virginia) Tom Cotton (Arkansas)
Joe Donnelly (Indiana) Tim Scott (South Carolina)
Elizabeth Warren (Massachusetts) David Perdue (Georgia)
Tim Kaine (Virginia) Thom Tillis (North Carolina)
Ben Sasse (Nebraska)

2013-2014 (113th Congress)

2011-2012 (112th Congress)

Committee legislation

The below chart from Find The Best tracks the legislation coming out of each committee.


Source: This graphic was generated by Find The Best.

Jurisdiction

According to the official Senate website, the jurisdiction of the Aging Committee includes the following:

  1. conduct a continuing study of any and all matters pertaining to problems and opportunities of older people, including, but not limited to, problems and opportunities of maintaining health, of assuring adequate income, of finding employment, of engaging in productive and rewarding activity, of securing proper housing, and when necessary, of obtaining care or assistance.
  2. from time to time (but not less than once year), the committee will report to the Senate the results of the study conducted together with such recommendation as it considers appropriate.
  3. to make investigations into any matter within its jurisdiction.

Contact

G31 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

Phone: 202-224-5364
Fax: 202-224-9926

See also

External links

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References