Rep. Buzz Brockway Named Chairman of House Code Revision Committee
ATLANTA – The Georgia House of Representatives’ Committee on Assignments named State Representative Buzz Brockway (R-Lawrenceville) as the Chairman of the House Code Revision Committee. Rep. Brockway will also serve as a member on the Appropriations Subcommittee on Human Resources, Economic Development & Tourism, Education, Governmental Affairs and Insurance committees.
“I’m grateful to Speaker David Ralston and the Committee on Assignments for trusting me with the responsibility of chairing this committee,” said Rep. Brockway. “The job of the Code Revision Committee is to repeal obsolete laws, and I look forward to working with the Speaker and members of the committee to pass such legislation.”
The House Committee on Assignments, chaired by House Speaker David Ralston (R-Blue Ridge), is charged with making all House committee assignments for the members of the Georgia House of Representatives.
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Representative Buzz Brockway represents the citizens of District 102, which includes portions of Gwinnett County. He was elected into the House of Representatives in 2010, and currently serves as the Chairman of the Code Revision Committee. He also serves on the Appropriations Subcommittee on Human Resources, Economic Development & Tourism, Education, Governmental Affairs and Insurance committees.
The Constitution of Georgia sets the first day of the Legislative Session to be the second Monday of each year. Consequently, the 2017 Session begins tomorrow at 10 AM. You can watch the proceedings here. Since this is the beginning of a new term, I and all the other members of the House and Senate will take the Oath of Office.Read more
The Three Kings
BY HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW
Three Kings came riding from far away,
Melchior and Gaspar and Baltasar;
Three Wise Men out of the East were they,
And they travelled by night and they slept by day,
For their guide was a beautiful, wonderful star.
This year 189 folks took part in my 2016 Legislative Survey – an all time high. I appreciate everyone who participated and shared the survey link on social media. Many of the participants also provided comments to support their survey answers, and I’ve included a couple of my favorites below. So without further delay, here are the results:Read more