Commerce and Labor

Responsible for legislation concerning commerce and insurance.


Responsible for legislation concerning schools and secondary education.

Energy, Agriculture and Natural Resources

Responsible for legislation concerning energy; forestry; natural resources; conservation, game and fish, mines and minerals.

Finance, Ways and Means

Responsible for all measures relating to taxes and the raising of revenue.

Government Operations

Responsible for legislation concerning the creation of new departments, commissions, boards, agencies or councils of state government.

Health and Welfare

Responsible for public or private hospitals; health offices and their administration; institutions and services.


Responsible for civil laws; criminal laws; judicial proceedings; apportionment of elected officials and governing bodies.

State & Local Government

Responsible for forms of local government; utility districts; assistance to local and municipal governments; matters dealing with revenue and taxation levied by local governments.

Transportation and Safety

Responsible for highways, roads and bridges; railroads; air, bus and vehicular transportation; rules and regulations for highway, railroad, and air use.