Morris reappointed to chair House commerce committee

Morris reappointed to chair House commerce committee

Posted by: Jake Thompson  | Tuesday, December 11, 2018

STATEHOUSE (Dec. 11, 2018) – State Rep. Bob Morris (R-Fort Wayne) was recently reappointed to serve as chair of the House Commerce, Small Business and Economic Development Committee.

“Just like many Hoosiers, I depend on my small business to earn a living,” Morris said. “Fort Wayne enjoys a good mix of small businesses and established corporations driven by entrepreneurship and a commitment to sound business strategies. It’s these practices I keep in mind when sharing our successes with fellow legislators at the Statehouse.”

Morris was also reappointed to the House Roads and Transportation Committee, and House Employment, Labor and Pensions Committee.

Standing committee assignments are made biennially after each election. House lawmakers will convene at 1:30 p.m. on Jan. 3 in the House Chamber for the first day of the 2019 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. Bob Morris (R-Fort Wayne) represents House

District 83, which includes a portion of Allen County.

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