Rep Huizenga named to four budgetrelated committees in first Michigan House term

first_img17Jan Rep. Huizenga named to four budget-related committees in first Michigan House term Categories: Huizenga News,News State Rep. Mark Huizenga will play an integral role in the state’s budget process, following the announcement of committee appointments by House Speaker Lee Chatfield this week.Huizenga, of Walker, was announced as Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on General Government. The committee, along with others in the appropriations stable, will be responsible for deliberating on state budget plans and legislation or testimony that impacts budget changes.“Through the appropriations process, we are charged with setting the tone for a budget that is tailored to the needs of Michigan residents and the state’s economic well-being,” Huizenga said. “I welcome this task and the hard work it entails, and I’m honored to be a part of this process for the 2019-20 legislative term.”Huizenga will also serve on House Appropriations subcommittees related to schools, the Department of Health and Human Services and higher education.Huizenga’s office can be reached at (517) 373-8900 or MarkHuizenga@House.MI.gov.last_img