Arkansas House of Representatives Committee Assignments

The 92nd General Assembly began Monday, and for the first time the House Speaker appointed all committee assignments, including chairs and vice chairs. Rep. Matthew Shepherd (R-El Dorado) will serve as the house speaker and has released his committee assignments for the 92nd General Assembly.

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House committees have 20 members, with a Chairperson and Vice-Chair.

Rep. Joe Jett (R-Success) will return as Chair of perhaps the most powerful committee – Revenue and Taxation.

The other chairs are:

Education – Bruce Cozart (R- Hot Springs), Chair

Judiciary  – Carol Dalby (R – Texarkana), Chair

Public Health, Welfare and Labor – Jack Ladyman (R – Jonesboro), Chair

Public Transportation – Mike Holcomb (R – Pine Bluff), Chair

Aging, Children and Youth, Legislative, Military Affairs – Charlene Fite (R – Van Buren), Chair

Agriculture, Forestry, and Economic Development – Dan Douglas (R – Bentonville), Chair

City, County, Local – Lanny Fite (R – Benton), Chair

Insurance and Commerce – Mark Lowery (R – Maumelle), Chair

State Agencies – Dwight Tosh (R – Jonesboro), Chair






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