Gallegly to Head New House Subcommittee

From Times Staff Reports

Rep. Elton Gallegly (R-Simi Valley) will chair the new House subcommittee on international terrorism, nonproliferation and human rights.

Gallegly was appointed to the position by Rep. Henry J. Hyde (R-Ill.), chairman of the International Relations Committee.

As chairman, Gallegly will spearhead the panel's efforts to monitor international terrorism, nuclear nonproliferation and human rights issues.

Gallegly will remain a member of the House Judiciary Committee and Resources Committee.

The new subcommittee replaces a panel on international operations and human rights.

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