Nov 06, 2018
Apr 06, 2018 - Sep 04, 2018
The North Dakota House of Representatives comprises the lower house of the bicameral North Dakota State Legislature. There are 94 representatives within the house, each of whom represents about 7,200 residents from their respective districts. The Speaker of the House serves as the leader of the House and must be chosen by the majority party caucus, then elected by the rest of the House. It is the speaker’s responsibility manage the floor and set the legislative agenda. Primary responsibilities of a house representative include: developing budget packages, making taxation decisions, passing legislation, and allocating spending. There are 14 standing committees within the house ranging from Appropriations, to Education, to Transportation. Each representative serves on or leads various committees within the house. Additionally, the house has the exclusive authority to impeach state officials, who will then be tried by the senate. Each representative serves a four-year term, with no term limits. The salary of this position is $148 per day, in addition to per diem for every day in session.
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North Dakota Secretary of State, 600 E Boulevard Avenue Dept 108, Bismarck, ND, 58505, US