Scarnati Announces Changes to Senate Standing Committee Chairs

(HARRISBURG) – Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) today announced changes to the Republican Chairs for several of the 22 Senate Standing Committees for the remainder of the 2019-2020 legislative session.

Senate Standing Committee Chair Assignments. Committees with a new Chair are marked with an *:

  • *Aging & Youth – Senator Judy Ward (R-30)
  • Agriculture & Rural Affairs – Senator Elder Vogel, Jr. (R-47)
  • Appropriations – Senator Pat Browne (R-16)
  • Banking & Insurance – Senator Mario Scavello (R-40)
  • Communications & Technology – Senator Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-28)
  • Community, Economic & Recreational Development – Senator Tom Killion (R-9)
  • Consumer Protection & Professional Licensure – Senator Robert Tomlinson (R-6)
  • Education – Senator Wayne Langerholc (R-35)
  • Environmental Resources & Energy – Senator Gene Yaw (R-23)
  • Finance – Senator Scott Hutchinson (R-21)
  • Game & Fisheries – Senator Dan Laughlin (R-49)
  • Health & Human Services – Senator Michele Brooks (R-50)
  • Intergovernmental Operations – Senator Doug Mastriano (R-33)
  • Judiciary – Senator Lisa Baker (R-20)
  • Labor & Industry – Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46)
  • Law & Justice – Senator Pat Stefano (R-32)
  • Local Government – Senator Scott Martin (R-13)
  • Rules & Executive Nominations – Senator Jake Corman (R-34)
  • *State Government – Senator John DiSanto (R-15)
  • Transportation – Senator Kim Ward (R-39)
  • *Urban Affairs & Housing – Senator Joe Pittman (R-41)
  • Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness – Senator Mike Regan (R-31)

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