(NASHVILLE, TN), January 31, 2017 — State Senator Steven Dickerson (R-Nashville) has been reappointed Chairman of the Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee’s Investigations and Oversight Subcommittee for the 110th General Assembly. The appointment was made by Senate Finance, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Bo Watson (R-Chattanooga) during the first meeting of the group on Tuesday.
“This subcommittee helps ensure that agencies of state government are both transparent and accountable in reporting the appropriate financial information to the committee to help us make the most effective budget decisions,” said Chairman Watson. “Senator Dickerson has done a tremendous job in weeding through the hundreds of reports that we receive each year. I look forward to working with him as we get started on the financial tasks before us in the 2017 legislative session.”
In addition to serving on the Senate Finance Committee, Senator Dickerson serves as 2nd Vice-Chair of the Senate Ethics Committee, and is a member of the Senate Education Committee and the Senate Energy, Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee.