Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

House Bill 2481

Senate State Government Committee - October 8, 2014...Read More

House Bills 359, 2128, 2310

Senate State Government Committee - September 23, 2014...Read More

Senate Bills 369, 1240 and House Bill 1989

Senate State Government Committee - June 10, 2014...Read More

Senate Bills 324 and 602 and House Bills 1234 and 1602

Senate State Government Committee - June 3, 2014...Read More

Senate Bill 1070


Senate State Government Committee - May 7, 2014
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Senate Bills 1001 and 1253 and House Bills 1271, 1672, 1873, 1945

Senate State Government Committee Meeting - May 6, 2014...Read More

Public Hearing on Gift Ban Legislation

Senate State Government Committee Public Hearing - April 28, 2014

Senate State Government Committee Public Hearing - April 28, 2014
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Senate Bill 1327

Senate State Government Committee Meeting - April 7, 2014...Read More

Confirmation Hearing for Rudy Battle, State Athletic Commission

Senate State Government Committee Confirmation Hearing for Rudy Battle - January 28, 2014...Read More

Right to Know Legislation

Senate State Government Committee - October 21, 2013...Read More

Senate Bills 430, 684 and 813 and House Bills 1478 and 1482

Senate State Government Committee Meeting - June 25, 2013...Read More

Senate Bills 899, 963, 964, 862 and 976

Senate State Government Committee Meeting - June 11, 2013...Read More

2013 Real Property Disposition Plan and Senate Bill 444

Senate State Government Committee Meeting - May 13, 2013...Read More

Senate Bill 601 and House Bills 1112 and 1119

Senate State Government Committee - April 30, 2013...Read More

Senate Bills 37, 120 and 614

Senate State Government Committee - March 19, 2013...Read More

Senate Bills 308 and 436

Senate State Government Committee - February 12, 2013...Read More

Consideration of SB 247 and issues related to the Right to Know Law

Senate State Government Committee Meeting - March 6, 2012...Read More

Electoral College Reform

Senate State Government Committee Public Hearing - October 4, 2011...Read More

Congressional Redistricting

Senate State Government Committee Public Hearing - June 14, 2011...Read More

Congressional Redistricting

Joint Legislative Hearing House State Government Committee and Senate State Government Committee - June 9, 2011...Read More

Congressional Redistricting

Joint Legislative Hearing House State Government Committee and Senate State Government Committee - May 12, 2011...Read More

Nomination of Jeffrey F. Smith, Esq. to the State Board of Claims

Senate State Government Committee Meeting - May 10, 2011...Read More

SB 247 and Open Records Issues

Senate State Government Committee Public Hearing - May 3, 2011...Read More

SB 247 and other issues related to the Open Records Law

Senate State Government Committee Hearing - March 8, 2011...Read More

 

News | Archive

Senate State Government Committee to Consider Proposals to Reduce Size of Legislature

May 29, 2014

While recent attention has been focused on the growing possibility of a broad gift ban being enacted, another long-argued reform measure is gaining new legislative life....Read More

State Senate State Government Chairs Call for Mutchler Re-Appointment

May 6, 2014

Senate State Government Committee Chairs Senators Lloyd Smucker (R-Lancaster) and Matt Smith (D-Allegheny/Washington) today sent a joint letter to Governor Tom Corbett urging him to re-appoint Terry Mutchler to a second six-year term as executive director of the Office of Open Records....Read More

Senate State Government Committee Studies Gift Ban Proposals

April 28, 2014

The Senate State Government Committee examined proposals today that would prohibit legislators from receiving non-cash gifts from those seeking to influence the legislative process....Read More

Senate State Government Committee to Air Gift Ban Proposals

April 28, 2014

Looking to build on recent Senate approval of a rule and a bill banning cash gifts, the Senate State Government Committee is holding a public hearing on a broader gift ban that would encompass hospitality and entertainment....Read More

Senate Panel Approves Cash Gift Ban

April 7, 2014

The Senate State Government Committee approved legislation today that would ban cash gifts to legislators and public officials, according to Committee Chairman Sen. Lloyd Smucker (R-13)....Read More

Senate State Government Committee Hearing Explores Open Records Law Improvements

October 21, 2013

The Senate State Government Committee reviewed how the state’s Open Records Law applies to state-related universities and inmates during a public hearing today, according to Committee Chairman Sen. Lloyd Smucker (R-13)....Read More

Senate State Government Committee Schedules Second Hearing to Examine Open Records Law

September 20, 2013

The Senate State Government Committee will continue its review of proposed changes to the state’s Right-To-Know Law during a hearing on October 21, according to Committee Chairman Sen. Lloyd Smucker (R-13)....Read More