Meeting to consider of SB 897, SB 1036, SB 1126, SB 1127, and HB 1979

Senate Judiciary Committee

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 11:30 a.m.

East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-B

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Senate Bill 897, Printer’s No. 1199 (Senators Stefano and Boscola)

Senate Bill 1036, Printer’s No. 1472 (Senator Greenleaf)

Senate Bill 1126, Printer’s No. 1638 (Senator Reschenthaler)

Senate Bill 1127, Printer’s No. 1643 (Senators Aument and Schwank)

House Bill 1979, Printer’s No. 2837 (Representative Scheme)

Meeting to consider SB 189, SB 1036, SB 1092, SB 1126, SB 1132, SB 1133 and SR 312

Senate Judiciary Committee

April 17, 2018 at 11:30 a.m.
East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-B

Meeting to consider of SB 189, SB 1036, SB 1092, SB 1126, SB 1132, SB 1133 and SR 312

 

Senate Bill 189, Printer’s No. 178 (Senator McGarrigle)

Senate Bill 1036, Printer’s No. 1472 (Senator Greenleaf)

Senate Bill 1092, Printer’s No. 1577 (Senator Mensch)

Senate Bill 1126, Printer’s No. 1638 (Senator Reschenthaler)

Senate Bill 1132, Printer’s No. 1644 (Senator Greenleaf)

Senate Bill 1133, Printer’s No. 1645 (Senator Greenleaf)

Senate Resolution 312, Printer’s No. 1646 (Senator Greenleaf)

Meeting to consider SB 859, SB 860, SB 884, SB 922, SB 1043, SB 1090, HB 56, HB 58, HB 61, HB 62, HB 63 and HB 289

Senate Judiciary Committee

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 11:30 a.m.

East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-B

 

Senate Bill 859, Printer’s No. 1123 (Senator Greenleaf)

Senate Bill 860, Printer’s No. 1124 (Senator Greenleaf)

Senate Bill 884, Printer’s No. 1147 (Senator Greenleaf)

Senate Bill 922, Printer’s No. 1236 (Senator Langerholc)

Senate Bill 1043, Printer’s No. 1477 (Senator Greenleaf)

Senate Bill 1090, Printer’s No.       (Senator Corman)

House Bill 56, Printer’s No. 189 (Representative Watson)

House Bill 58, Printer’s No. 170 (Representative Petri)

House Bill 61, Printer’s No. 56 (Representative Lewis)

House Bill 62, Printer’s No. 57 (Representative Dan Miller)

House Bill 63, Printer’s No. 58 (Representative Dan Miller)

House Bill 289, Printer’s No. 283 (Representative Toohil)

Joint Hearing on Criminal Justice Issues

JOINT HEARING

Senate Judiciary Committee AND
Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice

Monday, March 26, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. in North Office Building, Hearing Room #1

Criminal Justice Issues

 

Joint Public Hearing to Discuss Criminal Justice Issues

Joint Public Hearing
Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice
and Judiciary

Monday, March 19, 2018
9:30 a.m. in Hearing Room 1, North Office Building

Joint Public Hearing to Discuss Criminal Justice Issues

 

Agenda:

9:30 a.m.
Introductory Remarks by Senator Greenleaf

9:35 a.m.
Secretary John E. Wetzel
Department of Corrections
Consolidation of the Department of Corrections and the Board of Probation and Parole; Prison Industry Enhancement; Justice Reinvestment Initiative

10:30 a.m.
Carl Reynolds
Council of State Governments Justice Center
Justice Reinvestment Initiative Phase 2; Cap on Prison Terms for County Probation Violations; Grant Program for Mental Health Diversion

 11:30 a.m.
Marissa Bluestine
Pennsylvania Innocence Project
Post-Conviction Relief Act Amendments; DNA Testing for Exoneration; Compensation for Wrongful Conviction; Brady Violations

12:30 p.m.
Peter F. Vaira, Esq.
Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Grand Jury Reform

Public Hearing to consider nominations and House Bill 1952

Senate Judiciary Committee

Public Hearing

Monday, February 5, 2018 at 10:30 a.m.
North Office Building, Hearing Room 1

 

10:30 a.m.
Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf, Chairman (opening remarks)
Senator Daylin Leach, Minority Chairman (opening remarks)

Nominations

10:35 a.m.
Anthony Moscato
Maureen Barden
Nominees to the Board of Probation and Parole

10:45 a.m.
Harris Gubernick
Nominee to the Board of Pardons     

Registration of Sexual Offenders – House Bill 1952 (Marsico)

10:50 a.m.
Major Scott Price
John Herman, Esquire
Pennsylvania State Police   

11:20 a.m.
Honorable Francis T. Chardo, III
District Attorney of Dauphin County

Sean McCormack
Deputy District Attorney, Dauphin County
Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association
           

11:50 a.m.
Aaron Marcus
Assistant Defender, Defender Association of Philadelphia

12:15 p.m.
Jennifer Storm
Victim Advocate of Pennsylvania

Written Testimony
Lydia Laythe

Meeting to consider SB 357, SB 480, SB 897, SB 922, SB 1011, and HB 1952

Senate Judiciary Committee

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 11:30 a.m.

East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-B

 

Senate Bill 357, Printer’s No. 351 (Senator Tomlinson)

Senate Bill 480, Printer’s No. 469 (Senator Dinniman)

Senate Bill 897, Printer’s No. 1199 (Senators Stefano and Boscola)

Senate Bill 922, Printer’s No. 1236 (Senator Langerholc)

Senate Bill 1011, Printer’s No. 1401 (Senator Reschenthaler)

House Bill 1952, Printer’s No. 2820 (Representative Marsico)

Hearing on Safe Harbor Legislation

Senate Judiciary Committee

Monday, November 13 at 10:30 a.m.
East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-B

 

Safe Harbor Legislation

10:30 a.m. – 10:35 a.m.

Opening Remarks – Sen. Stewart J. Greenleaf 

10:35 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.

Debra Schilling Wolfe, MEd, Executive Director
The Field Center for Children’s Policy, Practice & Research, University of Pennsylvania    

10:55 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

Arielle Curry, MSS, Director of Anti-Trafficking
The Salvation Army Philadelphia New Day to Stop Trafficking Program 

11:15 a.m. – 11:35 a.m.

Pastor Jennifer Crist
Lutheran Advocacy Ministry of PA

11:35 a.m. – 11:55 a.m.

Hugh Organ, Associate Executive Director
Covenant House Pennsylvania

11:55 a.m. – 12:15 a.m.

Rhonda Hendrickson
Vice President of Programs/Residential
YWCA Greater Harrisburg  

12:15 a.m. – 12:35 p.m.

Frank P. Cervone, Esq., Executive Director
Support Center for Child Advocates

Erin Coltrera, MSW, MSSP, LSW, Project Manager
Project PROTECT (Philadelphia Response & Outreach To End Child Trafficking”)

Testimony

12:35 p.m. – 12:55 p.m.

Ellyn Jo Waller, Ed.D., Our First Lady
Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church

Additional Written Testimony:

Deborah Hennon
Crisis Shelter of Lawrence County

Detective Les Glauner
Upper Merion Police Department

Shea Rhodes
Villanova

Meeting to consider of SB 196, SB 313, and SB 500

Senate Judiciary Committee

Monday, November 14, 2017 at 11:30 a.m.
East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-B

 

Senate Bill 196, Printer’s No. 185 (Senator Hughes) – Summary

Senate Bill 313, Printer’s No. 327 (Senator Boscola) – Summary

Senate Bill 500, Printer’s No. 603 (Senator Vulakovich) – Summary