SB 783 -- STATE FAIR COMMISSION
SPONSOR: Mathewson (Smith, 118)
COMMITTEE ACTION: Voted "do pass" by the Committee on Tourism
and Cultural Affairs by a vote of 18 to 0.
This bill removes the requirement that no more than two State
Fair Commission members be from any congressional district.
The bill contains an emergency clause.
FISCAL NOTE: No impact on state funds in FY 2005, FY 2006, and
PROPONENTS: Supporters say that the bill will allow the
commission to fill open positions without regard to where they
Testifying for the bill was Senator Mathewson.
OPPONENTS: There was no opposition voiced to the committee.
Robert Triplett, Legislative Analyst