This committee has broad oversight over legislation concerning energy, electric utilities, and the state Corporation Commission. Representative matters it has dealt with concern the state renewable energy standard, renewable energy development, and electric transmission construction and ownership rights.
The Senate Aeronautics and Transportation Committee is primarily tasked with handling legislative issues relating to Oklahoma's roads, bridges and turnpike systems. This committee also covers modes of transportation such as airports, railway and waterways. Agencies often working with the Aeronautics and Transportation Committee include the Oklahoma Department of Transportation, the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority, and the Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission.