A senate resolution
relating to rules; modifying requirement for rotation of committee chairs; amending
permanent rule 10.5.
BE IT RESOLVED by the Senate of the State of Minnesota:
Permanent Rule 10.5 is amended to read:
10.5A member may not serve as the chair of the same standing committee or the same
division of a standing committee, or a committee or division with substantially the same
jurisdiction, for more than three consecutive Senate terms, provided that a chair whose third term
1.9ends in a year ending in one may serve a fourth consecutive term of no more than two years
limit does not apply to the Committee on Rules and Administration. This limit applies to time
served as a chair in the seventy-eighth legislature and thereafter.