Zent reappointed as chair of House Local Government Committee

Posted by: Adam Kern  | Monday, December 10, 2018

STATEHOUSE (Dec. 10, 2018) — State Rep. Denny Zent (R-Angola) was recently reappointed to chair of the House Local Government Committee.

“Government begins at the local level where citizens have a direct say over their communities,” Zent said. “It is crucial to protect and preserve local control while providing assistance and guidance where necessary. As an engaged citizen, a health care provider and a veteran, I will use my experience to lead the House Local Government Committee and guide sound legislation through the process.”

Zent was also reappointed to serve on the House Public Health Committee and the House Veterans Affairs and Public Safety Committee.

Standing committee assignments are made biennially after each election. On Jan. 3, House lawmakers will convene at 1:30 p.m. 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 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. Denny Zent (R-Angola) represents House District 51, which includes most of LaGrange and Steuben counties.
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