Impact on the Commonwealth on the consolidation of the Departments of Health, Human Services, Aging and Drug and Alcohol Programs

JOINT HEARING

Senate Aging & Youth Committee

AND Senate Health & Human Services Committee

AND Senate Intergovernmental Operations Committee

AND Senate Health and Human Services Subcommittee of the Appropriations Committee

Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 1 pm

North Office Building, Hearing Room #1

Impact on the Commonwealth on the consolidation of the Departments of Health, Human Services, Aging and Drug & Alcohol Programs

 

Agency Implications

 

Fiscal, Policy, and Personnel Considerations

1:00 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.       Opening Remarks

  • Committee Chairs

1:20 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.       Panel I – Agency Implications:

Testimony

  • Ted Dallas, Secretary of Human Services
  • Karen Murphy, Secretary of Health
  • Teresa Osborne, Secretary of Aging
  • Jennifer Smith, Acting Secretary of Drug and Alcohol

Programs

  • Rachel Levine, Physician General

3:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.       Panel II – Fiscal, Policy, and Personnel Considerations:

  • Randy Albright, Secretary of the Budget
  • Sarah Galbally, Secretary of Policy and Planning
  • Sharon Minnich, Secretary of Administration

SR 294 and 365

Senate Intergovernmental Operations Committee

June 29, 2016
Room 461, Main Capitol

 

Listen


Senate Resolution 294 – Summary

Senate Resolution 365 – Summary

 

Senate Resolution 430

Senate Intergovernmental Operations Committee

October 8, 2014
Off the Floor, Rules Room


Call to Order

Consideration of Resolution

SR 430, P.N. 2259 (Greenleaf) – A Resolution urging the President and Congress to denounce crimes against humanity in Iraq and to protect Iraqi Christians and other religious minorities from persecution by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

–    A10128 (Greenleaf)

Adjournment

Senate Bill 999

Senate Intergovernmental Operations Committee

October 7, 2014
10 a.m.

Hearing Room #1, North Office Building


10:00 am
Public Hearing on Senate Bill 999
Senate Bill 999, P.N. 1270 (Folmer) – Prohibits certain individuals from providing support in the implementation of the National Defense Authorization Act of 2012.
Testifiers:

  • Attorney Marc Scaringi, Scaringi & Scaringi Law Firm
  • Mike Maharrey, National Communications Director, 10th Amendment Center

 

Senate Bill 1337 and Senate Resolution 284

Senate Intergovernmental Operations Committee

June 4, 2014
10:30 a.m.
Room 461 Main Capitol Building

SB 1337, P.N. 1966 (Mensch) – An Act providing for elimination of certain reporting duties of the Legislative Budget and Finance Committee.  Specifically the bill would do away with the following recurring projects:

  • A cost benefits study of mental health insurance coverage, conducted every 2 years, at a cost of $100,000
  • A study of the impact of slots on the State Lottery, performed annually, at a cost of $500
  • Performance audit of PennDOT, performed every 6 years, at a cost of $500,000

SR 284, P.N. 1714 (Greenleaf) – A Resolution expressing support for the democratic and European aspirations of the people of Ukraine and their right to choose their own future free of intimidation and fear.