State Rep. Stephanie A. Young (D-Detroit) was appointed to serve as a member of the Michigan House Oversight and Financial Services Committees for the 2021-2022 legislative term. Young is serving her first term representing Michigan’s 8th House District, including the Bethune, Brightmoor, Castle Rouge, College Park, Crary-St. Marys, Old Redford and Grandmont-Rosedale communities of northwest Detroit. In response to receiving her committee assignments, Young issued the following statement:

“I am very pleased with my committee assignments and am ready to get to work with my colleagues from both sides of the aisle to ensure state government works for and supports the hardworking people of our state. As we continue to address the widespread impacts of the ongoing pandemic for our communities, the time is now to roll up our sleeves and get back to work on behalf of Michiganders everywhere.”

The House Financial Services Committee is responsible for deliberating on issues such as the regulation of banks, credit unions, payday lenders and mortgage lenders. The Oversight Committee is tasked with handling issues involving state government, such as audit reports from the Auditor General, and legislation addressing the governance of state departments and agencies.