Jan

26

2018

January 26, 2018

The Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee will meet on Monday (January 29) to continue the process to update the Emergency Management Sections of Title 35 (Health & Safety) and enhance Pennsylvania’s ability to prevent, prepare for, respond to, and recover from natural and manmade disasters, according to Committee Chairman Senator Randy Vulakovich. [Read More]

Jan

19

2018

January 19, 2018

The Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee will meet on Monday (January 22) to kick off the process to update the Emergency Management Sections of Title 35 (Health & Safety) and enhance Pennsylvania’s ability to prevent, prepare for, respond to, and recover from natural and manmade disasters, according to Committee Chairman Senator Randy Vulakovich. [Read More]

Jan

18

2018

January 18, 2018

The Senate Majority Policy Committee will take a closer look at free speech issues on Pennsylvania college campuses during a public hearing on January 23 at 10 a.m. in Hearing Room No. 1 of the North Office Building. [Read More]

Dec

13

2017

December 13, 2017

The Senate Banking & Insurance Committee today (December 13) approved legislation, Senate Bill 1003, that would require insurance companies and Medicaid to reimburse emergency medical services agencies for services provided even when transport to a hospital does not take place, according to Committee Chairman Senator Don White (R-Indiana). Listen [Read More]

Dec

13

2017

December 13, 2017

Today, the Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee approved a measure that would codify the Civil Air Patrol into state law and another measure urging counties and local law enforcement to cooperate with the State Police on the Statewide Radio System. Listen   [Read More]

Dec

11

2017

December 11, 2017

The committee will hold a public hearing to gather input on the existing and proposed flow of the Laurel Pipeline. The hearing will feature testimony from each side of the debate on a proposed change in the flow of the pipeline. [Read More]

Dec

08

2017

December 08, 2017

The Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee will consider two measures at its meeting set for Wednesday, December 13 at 9:30 a.m. in the Majority Caucus Room (Room 156) the State Capitol, according to Committee Chairman Senator Randy Vulakovich. [Read More]

Nov

15

2017

November 15, 2017

The Senate and House Education Committees held a joint hearing today focusing on the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) Strategic System Review.   [Read More]

Oct

27

2017

October 27, 2017

The state Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee will discuss lead exposure and mitigation during an upcoming public hearing, according to Committee Chairs Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) and Senator John Yudichak (D-14). [Read More]

Oct

19

2017

October 19, 2017

The Senate VETERANS AFFAIRS & EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS Committee, the Senate COMMUNICATIONS & TECHNOLOGY Committee, and the House VETERANS AFFAIRS & EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS Committee today held a joint public hearing to consider issues regarding the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet), according to Senator Randy Vulakovich, Chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness committee.   [Read More]