Assembly Speaker John Perez, D-Los Angeles, has appointed Assembly members from the Lodi and Galt area to several committees.
Dr. Richard Pan, D-Sacramento, who represents most of the Lodi area and Galt, was appointed chairman of the Assembly Health Committee. He was also appointed to the Agriculture; Appropriations; and the Revenue and Taxation committees.
Assemblywoman Kristin Olsen, R-Modesto, who represents rural areas east of Lodi, was appointed vice chairwoman of the Agriculture Committee; and to the Education; Higher Education; Insurance; and Accountability and Administrative Review committees.
Assemblywoman Susan Talamantes Eggman, D-Stockton, whose district includes Terminous, Thornton and rural areas generally west of Davis Road, was appointed to chair the Assembly Agriculture Committee.
Eggman was also appointed to the Appropriations; Business, Professions and Consumer Protection; and the Veterans' Affairs committees.