For Immediate Release: January 11, 2018

Senate President Pro Tem announces full committee assignments

OKLAHOMA CITY – Senate President Pro Tempore Mike Schulz, R-Altus, on Thursday announced the full membership of Senate committees. The committee assignments are effective through the end of the 56th Legislature.

The committee assignments are as follows:

Agriculture and Wildlife Committee

  • Senator Larry Boggs, Chair
  • Senator Josh Brecheen, Vice Chair
  • Senator Eddie Fields
  • Senator Darcy Jech
  • Senator Chris Kidd
  • Senator Roland Pederson
  • Senator Dewayne Pemberton
  • Senator Paul Scott
  • Senator Wayne Shaw
  • Senator Frank Simpson
  • Senator Randy Bass
  • Senator J.J. Dossett

Business, Commerce and Tourism Committee

  • Senator James Leewright, Chair
  • Senator Stephanie Bice, Vice Chair
  • Senator Micheal Bergstrom
  • Senator Nathan Dahm
  • Senator Julie Daniels
  • Senator Chris Kidd
  • Senator Paul Scott
  • Senator Joseph Silk
  • Senator Gary Stanislawski
  • Senator Micheal Brooks
  • Senator Anastasia Pittman

Education Committee:

  • Senator Gary Stanislawski, Chair
  • Senator Ron Sharp, Vice Chair
  • Senator Mark Allen
  • Senator Micheal Bergstrom
  • Senator Josh Brecheen
  • Senator Tom Dugger
  • Senator Eddie Fields
  • Senator Dewayne Pemberton
  • Senator Paul Scott
  • Senator Jason Smalley
  • Senator Anthony Sykes
  • Senator Roger Thompson
  • Senator J.J. Dossett
  • Senator Allison Ikley-Freeman

Energy Committee

  • Senator Mark Allen, Chair
  • Senator Eddie Fields, Vice Chair
  • Senator Kim David
  • Senator AJ Griffin
  • Senator David Holt
  • Senator Roland Pederson
  • Senator Dewayne Pemberton
  • Senator Marty Quinn
  • Senator Dave Rader
  • Senator Ron Sharp
  • Senator Jason Smalley
  • Senator Rob Standridge
  • Senator Kay Floyd
  • Senator Kevin Matthews

General Government Committee:

  • Senator Nathan Dahm, Chair
  • Senator David Holt, Vice Chair
  • Senator Stephanie Bice
  • Senator Larry Boggs
  • Senator Julie Daniels
  • Senator Jack Fry
  • Senator Chris Kidd
  • Senator Joe Newhouse
  • Senator Wayne Shaw
  • Senator Kay Floyd
  • Senator Anastasia Pittman

Health and Human Services Committee

  • Senator Ervin Yen, Chair
  • Senator Rob Standridge, Vice Chair
  • Senator Kim David
  • Senator AJ Griffin
  • Senator Darcy Jech
  • Senator Greg McCortney
  • Senator Adam Pugh
  • Senator Dave Rader
  • Senator Joseph Silk
  • Senator Frank Simpson
  • Senator Kay Floyd
  • Senator Allison Ikley-Freeman

Judiciary Committee

  • Senator Anthony Sykes, Chair
  • Senator Nathan Dahm, Vice Chair
  • Senator Julie Daniels
  • Senator Kim David
  • Senator David Holt
  • Senator Joe Newhouse
  • Senator Adam Pugh
  • Senator Jason Smalley
  • Senator Rob Standridge
  • Senator Michael Brooks
  • Senator Kay Floyd

Pensions, Retirement and Insurance Committee

  • Senator Bill Brown, Chair
  • Senator Marty Quinn, Vice Chair
  • Senator James Leewright
  • Senator Lonnie Paxton
  • Senator Roland Pederson
  • Senator Paul Rosino
  • Senator John Sparks
  • Senator Kevin Matthews

Public Safety Committee

  • Senator Jack Fry, Chair
  • Senator Wayne Shaw, Vice Chair
  • Senator Josh Brecheen
  • Senator Tom Dugger
  • Senator Darcy Jech
  • Senator Greg McCortney
  • Senator Lonnie Paxton
  • Senator Roger Thompson
  • Senator Ervin Yen
  • Senator Michael Brooks
  • Senator Kevin Mathews

Rules Committee

  • Senator Eddie Fields, Chair
  • Senator Frank Simpson, Vice Chair
  • Senator Mark Allen
  • Senator Stephanie Bice
  • Senator Nathan Dahm
  • Senator Kim David
  • Senator AJ Griffin
  • Senator Rob Standridge
  • Senator Gary Stanislawski
  • Senator Roger Thompson
  • Senator Michael Brooks
  • Senator Kay Floyd

Transportation Committee

  • Senator Darcy Jech, Chair
  • Senator Joseph Silk, Vice Chair
  • Senator Mark Allen
  • Senator Bill Brown
  • Senator Jack Fry
  • Senator James Leewright
  • Senator Greg McCortney
  • Senator Marty Quinn
  • Senator Dave Rader
  • Senator Paul Rosino
  • Senator Ron Sharp
  • Senator Randy Bass
  • Senator Kevin Matthews

Veterans and Military Affairs Committee

  • Senator Frank Simpson, Chair
  • Senator Larry Boggs, Vice Chair
  • Senator Bill Brown
  • Senator Joe Newhouse
  • Senator Adam Pugh
  • Senator Paul Rosino
  • Senator Anthony Sykes
  • Senator Randy Bass
  • Senator J.J. Dossett

Appropriations Committee

  • Senator Kim David, Chair
  • Senator Eddie Fields, Vice Chair
  • All senators are members of the Appropriations Committee.
  • The President Pro Tem and Majority Floor Leader are Ex Officio voting members of the committee.

Appropriations Subcommittee on Finance

  • Senator Roger Thompson, Chair
  • Senator Josh Brecheen, Vice Chair
  • Senator Micheal Bergstrom
  • Senator Stephanie Bice
  • Senator Tom Dugger
  • Senator AJ Griffin
  • Senator Lonnie Paxton
  • Senator Gary Stanislawski
  • Senator Ervin Yen
  • Senator J.J. Dossett
  • Senator John Sparks

Appropriations Subcommittee on Education

  • Senator Jason Smalley, Chair
  • Senator Gary Stanislawski, Vice Chair
  • Senator Josh Brecheen
  • Senator Tom Dugger
  • Senator Dewayne Pemberton
  • Senator Ron Sharp
  • Senator J.J. Dossett

Appropriations Subcommittee on General Government and Transportation

  • Senator Stephanie Bice, Chair
  • Senator Joseph Silk, Vice Chair
  • Senator Bill Brown
  • Senator Adam Pugh
  • Senator Kevin Matthews

Appropriations Subcommittee on Health

  • Senator Rob Standridge, Chair
  • Senator Ervin Yen, Vice Chair
  • Senator Greg McCortney
  • Senator Lonnie Paxton
  • Senator Paul Scott
  • Senator Allison Ikley-Freeman

Appropriations Subcommittee on Natural Resources and Regulatory Services

  • Senator Eddie Fields, Chair
  • Senator Darcy Jech, Vice Chair
  • Senator Chris Kidd
  • Senator James Leewright
  • Senator Marty Quinn
  • Senator Dave Rader
  • Senator Randy Bass

Appropriations Subcommittee on Public Safety and Judiciary

  • Senator David Holt, Chair
  • Senator Anthony Sykes, Vice Chair
  • Senator Larry Boggs
  • Senator Jack Fry
  • Senator Roland Pederson
  • Senator Michael Brooks

Appropriations Subcommittee on Select Agencies

  • Senator Roger Thompson Chair
  • Senator Nathan Dahm Vice Chair
  • Senator Mark Allen
  • Senator Joe Newhouse
  • Senator Paul Rosino
  • Senator Anastasia Pittman

Appropriations Subcommittee on Human Services

  • Senator AJ Griffin, Chair
  • Senator Frank Simpson, Vice Chair
  • Senator Micheal Bergstrom
  • Senator Julie Daniels
  • Senator Wayne Shaw
  • Senator Anastasia Pittman

** Senator Schulz and Senator Greg Treat, the Majority Floor Leader, are Ex Officio voting members of all Senate committees.

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