House committee assignments for the 2019-20 biennium were released late Friday afternoon.
The 34 committees, subcommittees and divisions that incoming House DFL leadership named in late November are at the core of the legislative process. They act as filters, deciding which of the thousands of bills introduced during the two-year biennium will get a hearing and continue to move through the legislative process toward becoming law.
In addition, the previously announced committee grid has been tweaked with the following changes:
An updated list of 2019-20 House membership, including office numbers, is now available online.
The 2019 session is scheduled to convene at noon on Jan. 8.