Senator Tim Bivins has been asked to serve as a Spokesperson for the Local Government Committee for the 100th General Assembly.
The 45th District Senator has also been named as a member of the Criminal Law, Government Reform, Human Services, Insurance and Veterans Affairs committees.
The Senate’s standing committees analyze legislation dealing with specific subject areas, such as education, agriculture and transportation. Committees screen legislation introduced by all members and usually, only those bills approved by a committee may be considered by the entire Senate.
Senator Bivins also serves on the Joint Committee on Government Reform, which is working to restore integrity to state government. He is also a member of the board for the Legislative Information System, the legislative support service agency responsible for providing the computer services and technical guidance required by the General Assembly and its committees, commissions and agencies.
The 45th District Senator has legislative offices at 629 N. Galena Ave., Dixon, IL 61021 (815-284-0045); and 50 W. Douglas St., Suite 1001, Freeport, IL 61032 (815-233-0037). He has a new office location in the Capitol at 103A State House, Springfield, IL 62706 (217-782-0180).
His e-mail is firstname.lastname@example.org and his Web site is http://bivins.senategop.org/.