Rep. Lima Receives Committee Assignments


STATE HOUSE — Speaker of the House K. Joseph Shekarchi (D-Dist. 23, Warwick) has appointed Rep. Steven J. Lima (D-Dist. 49, Woonsocket) to serve on the House Corporations Committee and the Committee on Municipal Government and Housing.

The Committee on Corporations considers issues relating to financial institutions, business regulation, property and casualty insurance and consumer protection. The House Committee on Municipal Government considers all matters affecting municipal governments, housing and transportation.

Representative Lima was elected to the House in November. He was sworn in on Jan. 5.