Tim Moore of the North Carolina House of Representatives announced committee assignments for Gillespie was appointed to serve on the following committees:
Appropriations, Agriculture & Natural & Economic Resources (Co-Chair) Environment (Co-Chair)
Federal Relations & American Indian Affairs (Vice-Chair) Wildlife Resources (Vice-Chair)
Disaster Recovery & Homeland Security
“I am deeply grateful for the opportunity to serve on several important House Committees, including Co-Chairing Appropriations, Agriculture and Natural and Economic Resources, as well as Environment,” stated Representative Gillespie. “These committees play a vital role in shaping legislation that affects the lives of North Carolinians. I look forward to working together with my legislative colleagues to advance policies that will benefit all of North Carolina. I would also like to express my gratitude to Speaker Tim Moore and the caucus for entrusting me as Deputy Majority Whip. I am honored and thankful for the opportunity to serve in this leadership role.”
After the ceremonial opening of the 2023-2024 legislative biennium on Wednesday, January 11th, 2023, the state legislature adjourned for two weeks, per state law. The House and Senate return on January 25, 2023, to begin official legislative business.