Senate Republican Standing Committee Memberships for the 2013-14 Legislative Session

For Immediate Release
1/11/13

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) today announced the Republican members for each of the 22 Senate Standing Committees for the 2013-2014 legislative session.

“Senate Committees are the cornerstone of the Senate and provide a proven environment for legislation to be shaped and policies formed,” Scarnati said. “I am pleased that we have members with a great deal of expertise in numerous areas, who will evaluate and guide measures that will strengthen our Commonwealth.”

Chairs of Senate Committees were announced in December.

AGING & YOUTH

Mensch, Chair
Ward, Vice Chair
Argall
Baker
Vogel
Vulakovich

AGRICULTURE & RURAL AFFAIRS

Vogel, Chair
Waugh, Vice Chair
Argall
Brubaker
Robbins
Yaw

APPROPRIATIONS

Corman, Chair
Tomlinson, Vice Chair
Argall
Baker
Brubaker
Gordner
Greenleaf
Mensch
Rafferty
Smucker
Vance
Vogel
Vulakovich
Waugh

BANKING & INSURANCE

White, Chair
Eichelberger, Vice Chair
Browne
Brubaker
Corman
Rafferty
Vance
Ward

COMMUNICATIONS & TECHNOLOGY

Vulakovich, Chair
Vance, Vice Chair
Eichelberger
Erickson
Folmer
Mensch

COMMUNITY, ECONOMIC & RECREATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Ward, Chair
Argall, Vice Chair
Browne
Gordner
Tomlinson
Vulakovich
Waugh
White

CONSUMER PROTECTION & PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE

Tomlinson, Chair
Gordner, Vice Chair
Alloway
Baker
Erickson
Greenleaf
Rafferty
Vance

EDUCATION

Folmer, Chair
Smucker, Vice Chair
Browne
Corman
Greenleaf
Tomlinson

ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES & ENERGY

Yaw, Chair
Erickson, Vice Chair
Hutchinson
Vogel
Ward
White

FINANCE

Brubaker, Chair
Hutchinson, Vice Chair
Browne
Eichelberger
Greenleaf
Vance

GAME & FISHERIES

Alloway, Chair
McIlhinney, Vice Chair
Baker
Brubaker
Corman
Robbins

INTER-GOVERNMENTAL OPERATIONS

Hutchinson, Chair
Greenleaf, Vice Chair
Argall
Folmer
Mensch
Smucker

JUDICIARY

Greenleaf, Chair
Rafferty, Vice Chair
Alloway
Eichelberger
Gordner
Pileggi
Vulakovich
Yaw

LABOR & INDUSTRY

Gordner, Chair
Folmer, Vice Chair
Browne
McIlhinney
Smucker
Yaw

LAW & JUSTICE

McIlhinney, Chair
Alloway, Vice Chair
Erickson
Rafferty
White
Yaw

LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Eichelberger, Chair
Vogel, Vice Chair
Hutchinson
Robbins
Smucker
Waugh

PUBLIC HEALTH & WELFARE

Vance, Chair
Mensch, Vice Chair
Baker
Erickson
Hutchinson
Ward

RULES & EXECUTIVE NOMINATIONS

Pileggi, Chair
Browne, Vice Chair
Alloway
Corman
Erickson
Folmer
McIlhinney
Robbins
Ward
Yaw

STATE GOVERNMENT

Smucker, Chair
Brubaker, Vice Chair
Corman
Folmer
McIlhinney
White

TRANSPORTATION

Rafferty, Chair
White, Vice Chair
Alloway
Eichelberger
Gordner
McIlhinney
Tomlinson
Vulakovich

URBAN AFFAIRS & HOUSING

Argall, Chair
Yaw, Vice Chair
Folmer
Robbins
Vogel
Waugh

VETERANS AFFAIRS & EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS

Baker, Chair
Robbins, Vice Chair
Hutchinson
Mensch
Tomlinson
Waugh

CONTACT:

Drew Crompton
(717) 787-7084