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You are Viewing an Archived IssuePosted: 01/30/13
Pete Lund appointed asState Rep. Pete Lund, R-Shelby Township, was appointed to serve as chairman of the Insurance and Government Operations Committee for the 97th Legislature on Thursday, Jan. 24.
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He will also serve on the Education and Tax Policy committees and return for a second term as the House Majority Whip.
This will also be the second term Rep. Lund has served as the chairman of the House Insurance Committee.
"We have been able to move some significant regulatory reforms over the past two years," Lund said. "The changes we've made are helping Michigan residents better afford to live and work in this state, and improving their quality of life."
House committees review all legislation that affects their issue area and make recommendations as to whether the full House should take up the bill. Committee chairs decide when bills are heard, run the committee meetings and organize informational hearings to help the lawmakers and the public understand important issues.
Lund represents the 36th House District, which includes residents of Bruce, Shelby and Washington townships in Macomb County.