[r85] Rep. Pond Assigned to Interim Study Committee (8/21/2009)

Friday, August 21, 2009

Start Date: 8/21/2009 All Day
End Date: 8/21/2009

(STATEHOUSE) - State Representative Phyllis Pond (R-New Haven) has been appointed to be a member of the State Fair Advisory Committee by House Speaker Patrick Bauer (D-South Bend). The State Fair Advisory Committee is one of many 2009 Interim Study Committees.


As a member of this committee, it is Rep. Pond's duties are as follows:

  • Serve as a liaison to the State Fair Board and General Assembly.
  • Review policies of the board, fairgrounds, fair, vendors, state, etc., to ensure the fair will best entertain and educate Hoosiers.
  • Review the state fair budget for the state fair, the board and commission and report the finances to the General Assembly.
  • Propose, review and make recommendations concerning legislation affecting the commission and the board.


"I am thrilled to be a member of this committee again," said Rep. Pond. "In my opinion, Indiana has the best state fair in the nation and I want to make sure it stays that way."