McNamara to serve as vice chair of the House Judiciary Committee

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Dec. 20, 2016) — State Rep. Wendy McNamara (R-Evansville) was recently selected to serve as vice chair of the House Judiciary Committee.

She was also named to the House Committee on Courts and Criminal Code and the House Committee on Government and Regulatory Reform.

McNamara was also named an Assistant Majority Whip for the Republican Caucus.

“Committee meetings are a vital part of the legislative process because they require input from members of our communities and industry experts,” McNamara said. “Each member of the General Assembly brings a different viewpoint on the policies brought forth, and I look forward to working with fellow lawmakers to as we examine proposals moving Indiana forward.”

Standing committee assignments are made biennially after each election. On Jan. 4, House lawmakers will convene at 1:30 p.m. in the House Chamber for the first day of the 2017 legislative session.

Standing committee hearings, which typically occur at the Statehouse in Indianapolis, can be viewed live online at This site also provides committee calendars and meeting agendas.

Click here to download the complete list of committee appointments.


State Rep. Wendy McNamara (R-Evansville) represents House District 76,
which includes portions of Posey and Vanderburgh counties.

A high-resolution photo of McNamara can be downloaded by clicking