chief clerk of the house

  • 1.

    The chief administrative officer of the House of Representatives. The Chief Clerk is elected by all the members of the House.

    Oregon State Legislature 1
  • 2.

    The chief administrative officer of the House of Representatives. The Chief Clerk is elected by all the members of the House, and is responsible for keeping records of the proceedings of the House, supervising House employees, acting as parliamentarian of the House and advising members on parliamentary procedures, and preparing all House publications for printing.

    Oregon State Legislature 2

1Oregon State Legislature, Legislative Glossary for Kids, http://­www.leg.state.or.us/­kids/­childrensglossary.htm (last accessed May 27, 2009).

2Oregon State Legislature, Legislative Glossary of Terms, http://­www.leg.state.or.us/­glossary.html (last accessed May 27, 2009).