Morrison to serve as vice chair of House Committee on Agriculture, Rural Development

Posted by: Jessica Baker  | Monday, December 19, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Dec. 19, 2016) — State Rep. Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) was recently selected to serve as vice chair of the House Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development.

He was also named to the House Committee on Natural Resources and the House Committee on Utilities, Energy and Telecommunications.

“Our district is mostly comprised of smaller communities and farmland, and since I began serving as a state representative, I have worked hard to advance and support rural interests at the Statehouse,” Morrison said. “I am eager to address and review legislation and will work diligently with my colleagues, farmers and Hoosiers alike, to strengthen Indiana agriculture.”

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 iga.in.gov. This site also provides committee calendars and meeting agendas.

Click here to download the complete list of committee appointments.

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State Rep. Alan Morrison (R-Terre Haute) represents House District 42, which includes all of Vermillion County and portions of Clay, Fountain, Parke, Vigo and Warren counties.

A high-resolution photo of Morrison can be downloaded by clicking
here.