Committee Members

Republicans

 
Pat Browne, Chair
Kim Ward, Vice-Chair
Jake Corman, ex-officio
Joe Scarnati, ex-officio
David Argall
Lisa Baker
John Eichelberger
Tom Killion
Stewart Greenleaf

 
Wayne Langerholc
Scott Martin
Bob Mensch
Mario Scavello
Elder Vogel
Randy Vulakovich
Scott Wagner
Gene Yaw

Democrats

Vincent Hughes, Minority Chair
Judy Schwank, Minority Vice Chair
Jay Costa, ex-officio
John Blake
James Brewster
Art Haywood
Daylin Leach
Sharif Street
Tina Tartaglione

Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

 

Senate Judiciary Committee AND Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice - March 26, 2018 in North Office Building, Hearing Room #1     [Read More]

Senate Appropriations Committee - March 27 - North Office Building, Hearing Room #1 Watch Live   [Read More]

 

Appropriations Subcommittee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice and Judiciary - March 19, 2018 - Hearing Room 1, North Office Building     [Read More]

Senate Appropriations Committee Meeting - January 22, 2018 Off the Floor in the Rules Room   [Read More]

 

Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Education, Workforce, Community & Economic Development Hearing - November 6, 2017 - Crawford Central School District’s - Board Room     [Read More]

 

Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Infrastructure, Environment and Government Operation - October 17, 2017     [Read More]

News

Apr

24

2017

April 24, 2017

Similar to hearings held during last year’s budget discussions, the Senate Appropriations Committee will once again be holding Subcommittee hearings starting this month, according to Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Pat Browne and Democratic Appropriations Committee Chairman Vincent Hughes.   [Read More]

Apr

11

2017

April 11, 2017

The Senate will hold the second in a series of public hearings looking into the Wolf Administration’s proposal to consolidate the departments of Human Services, Health, Aging, and Drug and Alcohol Programs.   [Read More]

Mar

14

2016

March 14, 2016

Given the size and scale of the Commonwealth’s fiscal operations and recognizing a need for a more thorough review of department and agency spending, Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Pat Browne and Democratic Appropriations Committee Chairman Vincent Hughes have established a subcommittee structure within the Senate Appropriations Committee   [Read More]

May

09

2012

May 09, 2012

Better than anticipated revenues over the past few months enabled the Senate to pass a General Fund budget bill for Fiscal Year 2012-13 on Wednesday that makes significant restorations without raising taxes, according to Senator Jake Corman, Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee.   [Read More]