LEGISLATIVE STUDIES AND SPECIAL COMMITTEES
CREATED BY LEGISLATION

Revised: August 29, 2011

 


 

African-American Centennial Plaza Design Committee

Authority:

SB 1919 (2006)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. Constance E. Johnson
Rep. Jabar Shumate

  

  

Appointees:

Senate
Sen. Constance E. Johnson

 

  

  

Staffed by:

Oklahoma Historical Society
Senate and House

  

  

Expiration Date:

Not Specified

 

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Business and Professional License Facilitation Task Force

Authority:

SB 772 (2011)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. Clark Jolley
Rep. Jason Murphey

  

  

Appointees:

Senate  
Sen. David Holt
Sen. Charles Laster
Sen. Dan Newberry

 

  

  

Staffed by:

Office of State Finance

  

  

Expiration Date:

Report due December 1, 2011

 

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 Children of Incarcerated Parents Task Force

Authority:

HB 1197 (2011)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Rep. Jeannie McDaniel
Sen. Patrick Anderson

  

  

Appointees:

Senate

Ms. Alice Blue

Dr. Susan Sharp

Judge Richard Woolery

 

 

 

Staffed by:

Commission on Children and Youth

  

  

Expiration Date:

February 1, 2012

Report due January 1, 2012

 

 

 

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Children's Services Oversight Committee

Authority:

HB 1734 (2009)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Rep. Ron Peters, et. al.
Sen. Brian Crain

  

  

Appointees:

Senate
Sen. Patrick Anderson
Sen. Sean Burrage
Sen. Brian Crain

 

  

  

Staffed by:

House

  

  

Expiration Date:

January 1, 2011
Report due December 1, 2011

 

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Task Force on the Collection, Distribution and Enforcement of Municipal Sales Tax

Authority:

SB 216 (2011)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. Susan Paddack
Rep. Ron Peters

  

  

Appointees:

Senate

Sen. Cliff Aldridge

Sen. Randy Bass

Ms. Laura Johnson

Mr. Ross A. VanderHamm

 

 

 

Staffed by:

Senate and House

  

  

Expiration Date:

Report due January 31, 2012

 

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Task Force on Comprehensive Tax Reform

Authority:

SJR 61 (2010)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. Glenn Coffee
Rep. Chris Benge


  

  

Appointees:

Senate

Sen. Mike Mazzei

Sen. Rick Brinkley

Mr. Glenn Coffee

Mr. Kirby Lehman

Mr. Russell Phillips

Mr. Dan Ramsey

 

 

 

Staffed by:

Senate, House and Tax Commission

  

  

Expiration Date:

Recommendations due January 1, 2012


 

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Task Force on Creating Administrative Efficiencies

Authority:

SB 536 (2011)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. Gary Stanislawski
Rep. Jeff Hickman


  

  

Appointees:

Senate

Sen. John Ford

Dr. Keith Ballard

Mr. Jonathan Small

 

 

 

Staffed by:

State Department of Education, Senate and House

  

  

 

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Eastern Flyer Passenger Rail Development Task Force

Authority:

HB 1686 (2011)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Rep. Richard Morrissette
Sen. Brian Crain

  

  

Appointees:

Senate (pending)

  

  

Staffed by:

Oklahoma Department of Transportation

  

  

Expiration Date:

February 1, 2013; report due December 31, 2012

 

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Endangered Species and Economic Development Task Force

Authority:

SB 603 (2011)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. Mike Schulz
Rep. Gus Blackwell

  

  

Appointees:

Senate

Sen. Mike Schulz

  

  

Staffed by:

Oklahoma Department of Commerce

  

  

Expiration Date:

Report due December 1, 2011

 

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Foster Care System Improvement Task Force

Authority:

HB 1359 (2011)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Rep. Ron Peters
Sen. Rick Brinkley

  

  

Appointees:

Senate

Sen. Rick Brinkley

Ms. Lora Adams

Mr. Shawn Black

Dr. Laura Boyd

Mr. Jason Charles

Mr. Steven Hager

Mr. Don Henderson

Ms. Kami Robinson

  

  

Staffed by:

Commission on Children and Youth, House and Senate

  

  

Expiration Date:

Report due March 15, 2012

 

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Oklahoma Statewide Gang Intervention Steering Committee

Authority:

HB 1760 (2007)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Rep. Gus Blackwell
Sen. Todd Lamb

  

  

Appointees:

Senate
Sen. Constance N. Johnson

  

  

Staffed by:

Oklahoma Criminal Justice Resource Center
Office of Juvenile Affairs
House and Senate

  

  

Expiration Date:

February 1, 2012
Report due by February 1 of each year

 

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Joint Legislative Task Force on the Grand River Dam Authority

Authority:

SB 407 (2007); SB 60 (2011)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. Kim David
Rep. Wade Rousselot

  

  

Appointees:

Senate

Sen. Kim David

Sen. Sean Burrage

Sen. Eddie Fields

Sen. John Ford

Sen. Earl Garrison

  

  

Staffed by:

Senate and House

  

  

Expiration Date:

Not Specified

   

Additional Documents      

Performance Audit

 

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Oklahoma Healthy Communities Advisory Committee

Authority:

HB 2774 (2010)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. Clark Jolley
Rep. Kris Steele

  

  

Appointees:

Senate
Ms. Julie Knutson

  

  

Staffed by:

Health Department

  

  

Expiration Date:

October 31, 2015


 

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Oklahoma Healthy Schools Advisory Committee

Authority:

HB 2774 (2010)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. Clark Jolley
Rep. Kris Steele

  

  

Appointees:

Senate
Ms. Shannon Bailey

 

  

  

Staffed by:

Health Department

  

  

Expiration Date:

October 31, 2015


 

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Innovative Funding for Oklahoma Roads Task Force

Authority:

SB 1941 (2010)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. Bryce Marlatt
Rep. Jason Nelson

  

  

Appointees:

Senate

Sen. Bryce Marlatt

Sen. Cliff Branan

Mayor Dewey F. Bartlett, Jr.

Mr. Zak Hawkins

Mr. Richard D. Horrocks

 

  

  

Staffed by:

Department of Transportation, House and Senate

  

  

Expiration Date:

Report due December 1, 2011


 

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Oklahoma Juvenile Justice Reform Committee

Authority:

HJR 1065 (2010)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. Patrick Anderson
Rep. Ron Peters

  

  

Appointees:

Senate

Sen. Patrick Anderson

Sen. Anthony Sykes
Mr. Shawn Black

Mr. Eddie Foreman

 

  

  

Staffed by:

House and Senate

  

  

Expiration date:

December 31, 2012

 

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Law Enforcement Behavioral Health Emergency Dispatch Task Force

Authority:

SB 492 (2011)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. Sean Burrage
Rep. Randy Grau

  

  

Appointees:

Senate (pending)

  

  

Staffed by:

Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

  

  

Expiration Date:

July 1, 2012

 

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P-20 Council Task Force

Authority:

SB 206 (2011)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. John Ford
Rep. Ann Coody

  

  

Appointees:

Senate
Sen. John Ford
Sen. Jim Halligan

 

  

  

Staffed by:

Senate and House

  

  

Expiration Date:

November 1, 2011
Report due December 31, 2011

 

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Joint Legislative Task Force on the Sale of Wine and Beer in Grocery Stores

Authority:

SB 658 (2011)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. Clark Jolley
Rep. Ron Peters

  

  

Appointees:

Senate

Sen. Sean Burrage

Sen. Clark Jolley

Sen. Jonathan Nichols

Mr. Brad Naifeh

Mr. J.P. Richard

Mr. Danny Shadid

Mr. George Trikilis

Mr. Roy Williams

Mr. John Woods

 

  

  

Staffed by:

Senate and House

  

  

Expiration Date:

Report due February 1, 2012

 

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Shaken Baby Prevention Education Initiative Task Force

Authority:

HB 2920 (2010)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. Clark Jolley

Rep. John Trebilcock

  

  

Appointees:

Senate

Dr. Krishnamurthy C. Sekar

Dr. Chad Smith

 

  

  

Staffed by:

Health Department

  

  

Expiration Date:

Report due December 31, 2011, and annually thereafter

 

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Special Committee on Soldier Relief

Authority:

SB 881 (2009)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. Steve Russell, et.al.
Rep. Gary W. Banz, et.al.

  

  

Appointees:

Senate
Sen. Cliff Aldridge
Sen. Patrick Anderson
Sen. Don Barrington
Sen. Randy Bass
Sen. Sean Burrage
Sen. Tom Ivester
Sen. Constance Johnson
Sen. Steve Russell
Sen. Mike Schulz

  

  

Staffed by:

Senate and House
Oklahoma Tax Commission

  

  

Expiration date:

December 1, 2014

  

  

 

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Special Education Statewide Cooperative Task Force

Authority:

HB 1744 (2011)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Rep. Jason Nelson
Sen. Patrick Anderson

  

  

Appointees:

Senate (pending)

  

  

Staffed by:

House and Senate

  

  

Expiration Date:

Preliminary report due December 31, 2011; final report due May 31, 2012

 

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Task Force for the Study of State Tax Credits and Economic Incentives

Authority:

HB 1285 (2011)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Rep. David Dank
Sen. Mike Mazzei

  

  

Appointees:

Senate
Sen. Mike Mazzei
Sen. David Myers

Sen. Andrew Rice

 

  

  

Staffed by:

House and Senate


  

  

Expiration date:

January 1, 2012; report due December 31, 2011

  

  

 

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Task Force to Study the War Veterans Commission of Oklahoma

Authority:

SB 56 (2011)

  

  

Principal Authors:

Sen. Sean Burrage
Rep. Gary Sherrer

  

  

Appointees:

Senate
Sen. Sean Burrage
Sen. Steve Russell

Gen. Rita Aragon

Mr. Robert Jones

Ms. Martha Spear

 

  

  

Staffed by:

Department of Veterans Affairs

  

  

Expiration Date:

Report due November 11, 2011

 

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