Morin appointed to Corporations Committee

Morin appointed to Corporations Committee

WOONSOCKET - State Rep. Michael Morin has been appointed to the House Corporations Committee by House Speaker Nicholas A. Mattiello. The Corporations Committee considers issues relating to financial institutions, business regulation, property and casualty insurance and consumer protection. Morin, a Democrat from District 49, Woonsocket, will also continue to serve as a member of the Health, Education and Welfare Committee and the Small Business Committee, to which he was previously appointed. The Health, Education and Welfare Committee handles matters relating to the health care system, public education, human services and children and families. The Small Business Committee handles legislation of interest to the state's small business community. Morin was elected Feb. 25 to replace former representative Lisa Baldelli Hunt, also a Democrat, who vacated the seat upon being sworn in as Woonsocket's mayor.