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COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Republicans

Pat Browne, Chair
Elder Vogel, Vice-Chair
Jake Corman, ex-officio
Kim Ward, Ex-Officio
David Argall
Ryan Aument
Cris Dush
Wayne Langerholc

Dan Laughlin
Scott Martin
Bob Mensch
Kristin Phillips-Hill
Joe Pittman
Devlin Robinson
Pat Stefano

Democrats


Vincent Hughes, Minority Chair
Jay Costa, ex-officio
John Blake
Art Haywood
Timothy Kearney
Steven Santarsiero
Nikil Saval
Judy Schwank
Sharif Street

Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

 

Senate Appropriations Committee | Tuesday, March 23, 2021 | Off the Floor | Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation     [Read More]

 

Senate Appropriations Committee | Wednesday, March 17, 2021 | Off the Floor | Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation |     [Read More]

 

Senate Appropriations Committee | February 23, 2021 | Off the Floor | Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation |     [Read More]

 

Joint Hearing | Senate Appropriations Committee and Senate Education Committee | Tuesday, February 9, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. | Senate Chamber (and Virtual Participation) |     [Read More]

 

Senate Appropriations Committee | January 26, 2021| Off the Floor | Senate Chamber (and Virtual Participation) |     [Read More]

 

Senate Appropriations Committee | Friday, November 20, 2020 | Off the Floor | Senate Chamber (and Virtual Participation) |     [Read More]

Monthly Report

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]