Senate Work

The Idaho legislature meets in Boise during the session from the first week in January, Monday-Friday until our work is done, usually late March or mid April.

The Senate convenes most days at about 10 or 11 AM and can be viewed live on line, here.

Committee membership:

Standing Committees (Meet 2-5X/ week during legislative session in the afternoons or morning)

Joint Finance and Appropriations Committee (JFAC)
Senate Health and Welfare Committee
Senate Commerce Committee

Economic Outlook and Revenue Projection Committee (meets at the beginning of the session to make a forecast of revenue recommendation to JFAC)
Change in Employee Compensation Committee  (meets during session to recommend to JFAC regarding state employee compensation)

Interim Committees:
Meet between sessions to prepare legislation for the next session
Millennium Fund Committee

Justice Reinvestment Oversight Committee

I also serve on this board:

Idaho Rural Partnership Board

And this workgroup:

Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Workgroup

There may be more interim committees established in June 2016 and I will update this list.