Legislative News Tempe Chamber of Commerce Week of December 3, 2021 With the Legislative Session just weeks away, the Senate and House of Representatives released new committee appointments this week. The Arizona Legislature has seen an unusual number of resignations over the past couple of months for a variety of reasons. A list of the most recent changes is below. Legislative District 4 (House) - The Yuma County Board of Supervisors appointed Brian Fernandez, son of former Representative Charlene Fernandez, to fill the vacancy. Legislative District 9 (House) - The seat was vacated by Representative Friese following his resignation effective November 15, 2021. Legislative District 10 (House) - The seat was vacated by former Representative Stephanie Stahl-Hamilton following her appointment to the Senate. Legislative District 14 (House) - The Cochise County Board of Supervisors appointed Lupe Diaz to fill the vacancy. Legislative District 27 (House) - The seat was vacated by Representative Diego Rodriguez to run for Attorney General.