Beginning next week the Speaker will begin assigning bills to the appropriate committees. The Chair will then determine which bills will be heard in committee for referral to the House for consideration.
“I am pleased the Speaker has entrusted me with this tremendous responsibility,” said Lant. “There are numerous highly qualified representatives capable of administering this Chairmanship and to be chosen is truly a great honor.”
Representative Lant has also been named to Professional Registration, Transportation, and he remains Vice Chairman of the Joint Committee on Child Abuse and Neglect.