Legislative Committee on Economic Development and International Relations
The Legislative Committee on Economic Development and International Relations, or LCEDIR, is a bipartisan, bicameral committee of the legislature which is authorized under state law (Title 43.15.060 RCW) to study and review economic development issues. The committee's duties include special emphasis on international trade, tourism, investment and industrial development, and assisting the legislature in developing a comprehensive and consistent economic development policy. The lieutenant governor serves as the committee's chair.
Membership - Current Committee Members
The committee consists of six Senators and six Representatives, with three Democratic members and three Republican members appointed from each legislative body.
Information about committee meetings, including links to annual reports, can be found on our LCEDIR meeting information page.