Sen. Hune announces full committee assignment list

LANSING―Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville has named Sen. Joe Hune as chair of three important committees and a member of two more for the 2011-2014 legislative session.

Hune was selected as chairman of the Senate Agriculture, Insurance and Redistricting committees. He will also serve on the Health Policy and Regulatory Reform committees.

“I am pleased to have been named chair of these three very important committees. These panels will deal with legislation that has a direct impact on district residents,” said Hune, R-Hamburg Twp. “I am eager to get to work on these important issues, and I welcome the input of constituents as we work to reinvent Michigan.”

Hune was sworn in Wednesday as senator of the 22nd district on the first session day of the 96th Legislature.