Casey appointed chairman of new House Committee on Special Legislation

Casey appointed chairman of new House Committee on Special Legislation

PROVIDENCE – Speaker of the House Nicholas A. Mattiello has appointed Rep. Stephen M. Casey, District 50 Woonsocket, to serve as chairman of the newly created House Special Legislation Committee.

“I am humbled and honored that Speaker Mattiello has selected me for this position,” said Casey. “I look forward to chairing this new committee, which will help to ease the burden of some existing committees and giving special legislation the attention it deserves.”

In addition, Casey was appointed to serve on the House Labor, Corporations, and Veterans’ Affairs committees.

Casey was first elected as a state representative in November 2012.