Senate Republican Standing Committee Memberships

(HARRISBURG) – Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) today announced the Republican Members for each of the 22 Senate Standing Committees for the 2019-2020 legislative session.

“Senate Committees are the cornerstone of the Senate and offer the springboard for legislation to be shaped and policies formed,” Scarnati said.  “These assignments provide a well thought out balance of members with diverse backgrounds and experience who will bring their unique perspectives to each committee.” 

Senate Standing Committee Assignments:

AGING & YOUTH

DiSanto, Chair
Brooks, Vice Chair
Baker
Mensch
Phillips-Hill
K. Ward

AGRICULTURE & RURAL AFFAIRS

Vogel, Chair
Yaw, Vice Chair
Argall
Aument
Brooks
J. Ward

APPROPRIATIONS

Browne, Chair
K. Ward, Vice Chair
Argall
Aument
Killion
Langerholc
Laughlin
Martin
Mensch
Phillips-Hill
Scavello
Vogel
Yaw
Corman, ex-officio

BANKING & INSURANCE

White, Chair
Laughlin, Vice Chair
Killion
Phillips-Hill
Scavello
Vogel
K. Ward
Yaw

COMMUNICATIONS & TECHNOLOGY

Langerholc, Chair
Hutchinson, Vice Chair
Aument
Baker
Phillips-Hill
Stefano

COMMUNITY, ECONOMIC & RECREATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Scavello, Chair
Stefano, Vice Chair
Alloway
Argall
DiSanto
Laughlin
Tomlinson
K. Ward

CONSUMER PROTECTION & PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE

Tomlinson, Chair
Killion, Vice Chair
Baker
Gordner
Regan
Scavello
J. Ward
K. Ward

EDUCATION

Aument, Chair
DiSanto, Vice Chair
Browne
Corman
Folmer
Tomlinson

ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES & ENERGY

Yaw, Chair
Vogel, Vice Chair
Bartolotta
Hutchinson
Martin
White

FINANCE

Hutchinson, Chair
Aument, Vice Chair
Argall
Browne
DiSanto
Folmer

GAME & FISHERIES

Laughlin, Chair
Alloway, Vice Chair
Langerholc
Mensch
Vogel
White

HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES

Brooks, Chair
J. Ward, Vice Chair
Browne
Hutchinson
Martin
Mensch

INTERGOVERNMENTAL OPERATIONS

J. Ward, Chair
Bartolotta, Vice Chair
Folmer
Killion
Laughlin
Phillips-Hill

JUDICIARY

Baker, Chair
Langerholc, Vice Chair
Alloway
Bartolotta
Gordner
Martin
Regan
Yaw

LABOR & INDUSTRY

Bartolotta, Chair
Baker, Vice Chair
Alloway
DiSanto
Folmer
Mensch

LAW & JUSTICE

Stefano, Chair
White, Vice Chair
Killion
Regan
J. Ward
Yaw

LOCAL GOVERNMENT

Martin, Chair
Regan, Vice Chair
Brooks
Browne
Hutchinson
Langerholc

RULES & EXECUTIVE NOMINATIONS

Corman, Chair
Gordner, Vice Chair
Alloway
Bartolotta
Brooks
Folmer
Regan
Stefano
Tomlinson
White

STATE GOVERNMENT

Folmer, Chair
Phillips-Hill, Vice Chair
Gordner
Stefano
J. Ward
White

TRANSPORTATION

K. Ward, Chair
Scavello, Vice Chair
Bartolotta
Gordner
Langerholc
Stefano
Tomlinson
Vogel

URBAN AFFAIRS & HOUSING

Killion, Chair
Argall, Vice Chair
DiSanto
Laughlin
Martin
Scavello

VETERANS AFFAIRS & EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS

Regan, Chair
Mensch, Vice Chair
Aument
Baker
Brooks
Hutchinson

*As President Pro Tempore, Senator Joe Scarnati serves on all standing committees as ex-officio

CONTACT:  Kate Flessner kflessner@pasen.gov 717-787-7084