Standing Committee on Transport and Communications

The Standing Committee on Transport and Communications (Norwegian: Transport- og kommunikasjonskomiteen) is a standing committee of the Parliament of Norway. It is responsible for policies relating to transport, postal services, telecommunications, electronic communication and the responsibilities of the Norwegian National Coastal Administration. It corresponds to the Ministry of Transport and Communications and the coastal transport portfolio of the Ministry of Fisheries and Coastal Affairs.[1] The committee has 15 members and is chaired by Linda Cathrine Hofstad Helleland of the Conservative Party.[2]

Members 2009–13[edit]

Nikolai Astrup
Representative Party Position
Nikolai Astrup (politician) Conservative Chair
Eirin Sund Labour First deputy chair
Abid Raja Liberal Second deputy chair
Hans Fredrik Grøvan Christian Democratic
Torill Eidsheim Conservative
Ingebjørg Godskesen Progress
Nils Aage Jegstad Conservative
Kjell-Idar Juvik Labour
Ingvild Kjerkol Labour
Åse Michaelsen Progress
Sverre Myrli Labour
Janne Sjelmo Nordås Centre
Helge Orten Conservative
Magne Rommetveit Labour
Roy Steffensen Progress