Olthoff to serve on three House committees

Posted by: Brenda Holmes  | Friday, December 16, 2016

STATEHOUSE (Dec. 16, 2016) — State Rep. Julie Olthoff (R-Crown Point) was recently selected to serve on the House Committee on Commerce, Small Business and Economic Development.

She was also named to the House Committee on Family, Children and Human Affairs and the House Committee on Veterans Affairs and Public Safety.

“Working within our committees, legislators can readily apply their personal experience to make better, more informed decisions for Indiana,” Olthoff said. “I’m looking forward to rolling up my sleeves and getting to work this upcoming session.” 

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.


State Rep. Julie Olthoff represents House District 19,

which includes a portions of Lake and Porter counties.


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