Outman announces additional committee assignments

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Rick Outman announced on Wednesday that he has received his Senate committee assignments for the 100th Legislature.

Outman will serve on the following committees:

  • Committee on Environmental Quality (chair);
  • Appropriations Subcommittee on Capital Outlay (vice chair);
  • Appropriations Subcommittee on K-12 and Michigan Department of Education (vice chair);
  • Appropriations Subcommittee on Natural Resources and Environmental Quality (vice chair);
  • Committee on Appropriations;
  • Committee on Energy and Technology;
  • Committee on Natural Resources; and
  • Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.

“Committee hearings are among the most important aspects of what we do here in the Legislature,” said Outman, R-Six Lakes. “The committee process is where the people who are affected by changes in the law have a chance to come voice their support or opposition or simply share their thoughts. I look forward to hearing from folks across the state as we work to tackle some of Michigan’s toughest issues.”

A full list of Senate committees and their memberships is available online at www.MiSenateGOP.com. Click on the Committees tab.

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