KINGSTON -State Representative Kathy LaNatra (D-Kingston) has been named to four key legislative committee assignments for the 2021-2022 term of the Massachusetts House of Representatives.
Representative LaNatra will serve as Vice-Chair of the Joint Committee of Export Development. The duties of this committee include considering all matters pertaining to the Commonwealth’s exports, trades and international competitiveness. As Vice-Chair, Representative LaNatra and the committee will play key roles in cultivating and promoting Massachusetts as a global economic leader, developing partnerships between Massachusetts and other states and nations related to trade and commerce. Her committee will also work to support Massachusetts goods and services in international markets.
Representative LaNatra will also serve as a member of the House Committee on Ways and Means; the House Committee on Federal Stimulus and Census Oversight, and the Joint Committee on Economic Development and Emerging Technologies.
She said, “I thank House Speaker Mariano for his confidence in me, and I’m eager to work on each of these committees. In particular, the Joint Committee of Export Development and the Joint Committee on Economic Development and Emerging Technologies will play critical roles for our state as we emerge from this pandemic. I look forward to working with my colleagues, and for my constituents, on these important issues.”
Representative LaNatra’s district includes all residents of Halifax, Kingston and Plympton, as well as residents of Precincts 1, 11 and 13 in Plymouth; Precinct 1 in Middleboro; and Precinct 1 in Duxbury. To reach her, email Kathleen.LaNatra@mahouse.gov or her legislative aide, Chris Jean, Christopher.Jean@MAhouse.gov. The phone number for the office is 617-722-2430. For updates and announcements, please visit Representative LaNatra’s Facebook page, https://bit.ly/2Ura8VR
or her website, https://www.kathylanatra.com.