OKLAHOMA CITY – Rep. Duel, R-Guthrie, will serve as vice chair of the Oklahoma House of Representatives Judiciary Criminal Committee for the 59th Legislature.
House Speaker Charles McCall, R-Atoka, named Duel to the position.
“First and foremost, I want to thank Speaker McCall for entrusting me with the responsibility to serve Oklahoma in this capacity,” Duel said. “I look forward to applying my law expertise and knowledge as the committee works together to improve criminal judicial policies here in Oklahoma.”
Duel will also serve on the Judiciary Civil, Veterans and Military Affairs, and Judiciary Committees for the 59th Legislature.
In 2022, Duel was elected to serve House District 31 in the Oklahoma House of Representatives. His district includes Logan and Oklahoma counties.
Duel graduated from the University of Oklahoma with his undergraduate and law degree. Duel and his wife, Hannah, live in Guthrie, Oklahoma, with their two children, Eleanor and Aaron.
The First Session of the 59th Legislature begins Monday, Feb. 6.