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Key Legislative Committees

Senate Budget and Tax Committee (B&T)

Scope: Considers legislation relating to State operating and capital budgets, including revenues, expenditures, and supplementary appropriations; legislative budgetary procedures; State and county bond authorizations; taxation and property assessments; education financing; and pension and retirement matters. Use this link for more information on this committee opens in a new window

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Senate Education, Health & Environmental Affairs Committee (EHE)

Scope: Reviews legislation relating to agriculture and land preservation; alcoholic beverages; licensing and regulation of businesses and labor, including business, health and related occupations and professions; education policy; elections; energy; environment; ethics; fire prevention; local government; natural resources; procurement; State government organization, procedures, and administrative law; and veterans affairs. Use this link for more information on this committee opens in a new window

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House Appropriations Committee (APP)

Scope: Reviews legislation relating to State operating and capital budgets, including supplementary appropriations; State and county bond authorizations; collective bargaining; fiscal procedures; higher education; State personnel and pension matters; and social services.
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House Ways & Means Committee (W&M)

Scope: responsible for legislation relating to children and youth; education, including primary and secondary education, community colleges, and scholarships and financial aid; election law; gaming and horseracing; taxes; and transportation funding and revenues.
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