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Oklahoma State Senate
President Pro Tempore-Elect
Senator Mike Schulz, R-Altus
State Capitol Room 422
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105
(405) 521-5612

For Immediate Release: December 7, 2016

Sen. Mike Schulz

Senate President Pro Tempore-designate Schulz Announces GOP Committee Assignments

Senate President Pro Tempore-designate Mike Schulz on Wednesday announced committee assignments for Republican members of the Oklahoma State Senate.

Republicans hold 42 seats in the 48-seat Senate, the largest majority held by either party since 1965, when the Senate went from 44 seats to 48.

“The Senate Republican Caucus has a wide variety of expertise, experience and talent to draw from its members, and we’ll be putting those skills to good work on the Senate committees. Our goal is to work toward long-term solutions and policies that build a more prosperous Oklahoma,” said Schulz, R-Altus.

The members of standing Senate committees and appropriation subcommittees are as follows:

Senate Appropriations Committee

• Sen. Kim David, R-Porter, chair; Sen. Eddie Fields, R-Wynona, vice chair
• Each member of the Oklahoma State Senate serves as a member of the full Appropriations Committee.

Agriculture and Wildlife Committee

• Sen. Larry Boggs, R-Wilburton, chair
• Sen. Josh Brecheen, R-Coalgate, vice chair
• Sen. Eddie Fields, R-Wynona
• Sen. Paul Scott, R-Duncan
• Sen. Chris Kidd, R-Addington
• Sen. Roland Pederson, R-Burlington
• Sen. Wayne Shaw, R-Grove
• Sen. Darcy Jech, R-Kingfisher
• Sen. Dewayne Pemberton, R-Muskogee
• Sen. Frank Simpson, R-Springer


Business, Commerce and Tourism Committee

• Sen. Dan Newberry, R-Tulsa, chair
• Sen. James Leewright, R-Bristow, vice chair
• Sen. Paul Scott
• Sen. Gary Stanislawski, R-Tulsa
• Sen. Stephanie Bice, R-Oklahoma City
• Sen. Nathan Dahm, R-Broken Arrow
• Sen. Joseph Silk, R-Broken Bow
• Sen. Chris Kidd
• Sen. Julie Daniels, R-Bartlesville
• Sen. Micheal Bergstrom, R-Adair

Education Committee

• Sen. Gary Stanislawski, chair
• Sen. Ron Sharp, R-Shawnee, vice chair
• Sen. Jason Smalley, R-Stroud
• Sen. Roger Thompson, R-Okemah
• Sen. Josh Brecheen
• Sen. Dewayne Pemberton
• Sen. Tom Dugger, R-Stillwater
• Sen. Micheal Bergstrom
• Sen. Mark Allen, R-Spiro
• Sen. Kyle Loveless, R-Oklahoma City
• Sen. Eddie Fields
• Sen. Anthony Sykes, R-Moore
• Sen. Paul Scott

Energy Committee

• Sen. Bryce Marlatt, R-Woodward, chair
• Sen. Ralph Shortey, R-Oklahoma City, vice chair
• Sen. AJ Griffin, R-Guthrie
• Sen. Dewayne Pemberton
• Sen. Dave Rader, R-Tulsa
• Sen. Jason Smalley
• Sen. Marty Quinn, R-Claremore
• Sen. Kim David
• Sen. Eddie Fields
• Sen. Rob Standridge, R-Norman
• Sen. David Holt, R-Oklahoma City
• Sen. Ron Sharp
• Sen. Kyle Loveless
• Sen. Roland Pederson


General Government Committee

• Sen. Nathan Dahm, chair
• Sen. David Holt, vice chair
• Sen. Jack Fry, R-Midwest City
• Sen. Stephanie Bice
• Sen. Joe Newhouse, R-Tulsa
• Sen. Larry Boggs
• Sen. Julie Daniels
• Sen. Chris Kidd
• Sen. Wayne Shaw

Health and Human Services Committee

• Sen. Ervin Yen, R-Oklahoma City, chair
• Sen. Rob Standridge, vice chair
• Sen. Kim David
• Sen. AJ Griffin
• Sen. Darcy Jech
• Sen. Frank Simpson
• Sen. Greg McCortney, R-Ada
• Sen. Dave Rader
• Sen. Adam Pugh, R-Edmond
• Sen. Joseph Silk

Judiciary Committee

• Sen. Anthony Sykes, chair
• Sen. Nathan Dahm, vice chair
• Sen. David Holt
• Sen. Julie Daniels
• Sen. Joe Newhouse
• Sen. Jason Smalley
• Sen. Kim David
• Sen. Rob Standridge
• Sen. Ralph Shortey
• Sen. Adam Pugh

Public Safety Committee

• Sen. Jack Fry, chair
• Sen. Wayne Shaw, vice chair
• Sen. Roger Thompson
• Sen. Tom Dugger
• Sen. Greg McCortney
• Sen. Josh Brecheen
• Sen. Darcy Jech
• Sen. Ervin Yen
• Sen. Lonnie Paxton, R-Tuttle


Retirement and Insurance Committee

• Sen. Bill Brown, R-Broken Arrow, chair
• Sen. Marty Quinn, vice chair
• Sen. Dan Newberry
• Sen. James Leewright
• Sen. Lonnie Paxton
• Sen. Bryce Marlatt
• Sen. Roland Pederson
• Sen. Ralph Shortey

Rules Committee

• Sen. Eddie Fields, chair
• Sen. Bryce Marlatt, vice chair
• Sen. Gary Stanislawski
• Sen. Roger Thompson
• Sen. Stephanie Bice
• Sen. Mark Allen
• Sen. Nathan Dahm
• Sen. Frank Simpson
• Sen. Rob Standridge
• Sen. Kim David
• Sen. AJ Griffin

Transportation Committee

• Sen. Mark Allen, chair
• Sen. Bryce Marlatt, vice chair
• Sen. James Leewright
• Sen. Greg McCortney
• Sen. Marty Quinn
• Sen. Bill Brown
• Sen. Joseph Silk
• Sen. Kyle Loveless
• Sen. Jack Fry
• Sen. Dave Rader
• Sen. Ron Sharp

Veterans and Military Affairs Committee

• Sen. Frank Simpson, chair
• Sen. Larry Boggs, vice chair
• Sen. Adam Pugh
• Sen. Bill Brown
• Sen. Anthony Sykes
• Sen. Joe Newhouse
• Sen. Mark Allen


Appropriations Subcommittee on Education

• Sen. Jason Smalley, chair
• Sen. Gary Stanislawski, vice chair
• Sen. Josh Brecheen
• Sen. Ron Sharp
• Sen. Dewayne Pemberton
• Sen. Tom Dugger

Appropriations Subcommittee on Finance

• Sen. Roger Thompson, chair
• Sen. Josh Brecheen, vice chair
• Sen. Tom Dugger
• Sen. Gary Stanislawski
• Sen. Micheal Bergstrom
• Sen. Lonnie Paxton
• Sen. Ervin Yen
• Sen. Stephanie Bice
• Sen. Dan Newberry
• Sen. AJ Griffin

Appropriations Subcommittee on General Government and Transportation

• Sen. Stephanie Bice, chair
• Sen. Joseph Silk, vice chair
• Sen. Bryce Marlatt
• Sen. Dan Newberry
• Sen. Adam Pugh
• Sen. Bill Brown

Appropriations Subcommittee on Health

• Sen. Rob Standridge, chair
• Sen. Ervin Yen, vice chair
• Sen. Lonnie Paxton
• Sen. Greg McCortney
• Sen. Paul Scott

Appropriations Subcommittee on Human Services

• Sen. AJ Griffin, chair
• Sen. Frank Simpson, vice chair
• Sen. Julie Daniels
• Sen. Wayne Shaw
• Sen. Micheal Bergstrom

Appropriations Subcommittee on Natural Resources and Regulatory Services

• Sen. Eddie Fields, chair
• Sen. Darcy Jech, vice chair
• Sen. James Leewright
• Sen. Dave Rader
• Sen. Chris Kidd
• Sen. Marty Quinn

Appropriations Subcommittee on Public Safety and Judiciary

• Sen. David Holt, chair
• Sen. Anthony Sykes, vice chair
• Sen. Jack Fry
• Sen. Mark Allen
• Sen. Larry Boggs
• Sen. Roland Pederson

Appropriations Subcommittee on Select Agencies

• Sen. Kyle Loveless, chair
• Sen. Ralph Shortey, vice chair
• Sen. Roger Thompson
• Sen. Joe Newhouse
• Sen. Nathan Dahm

For more information, contact:
Sen. Schulz: 405-521-5612

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