Rep. Barros named to two House committees
STATE HOUSE – Rep. Jean Philippe Barros (D-Dist. 59, Pawtucket) has been named to two standing committees in the House of Representatives for the 2015-16 legislative session – the Committee on Finance and the Committee on Municipal Government.
The appointment to the committee was announced today by Speaker of the House Nicholas A. Mattiello.
Representative Barros is serving his first term in the House of Representatives, elected last November and sworn into office during ceremonies in the chamber earlier this week.
The Committee on Finance is responsible for all monetary legislation introduced in the House, including the state’s annual budget.
The Committee on Municipal Government handles all legislation affecting local governments and transportation.
For more information, contact:
Randall T. Szyba, Publicist
State House Room 20
Providence, RI 02903