Rep. Jacquard named Chairman of House Committee on Corporations
STATE HOUSE – Rep. Robert B. Jacquard (D-Dist. 17, Cranston) was appointed to the position of Chairman on the House Committee on Corporations yesterday by House Speaker Nicholas A. Mattiello (D-Dist. 15, Cranston). The Corporations Committee handles matters relating to financial institutions, business regulation, property, casualty and health insurance, technology, telecommunications and consumer protection.
“I am honored to have been appointed Chairman of the Corporations Committee and I thank Speaker Mattiello and the rest of my colleagues for their confidence in my ability to lead the committee,” said Representative Jacquard. “I am eager to get to work and continue the economic momentum the state has been building recently.”
Representative Jacquard was also appointed to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, which handles all legislation that impacts the lives of Rhode Island veterans.
For more information, contact:
Andrew Caruolo, Publicist
State House Room 20
Providence, RI 02903