Committee Members

Republicans

Mike Folmer, Chair
Kristin Phillips-Hill, Vice-Chair
Joe Scarnati, ex-officio
John Gordner

 
Pat Stefano
Judy Ward

Democrats

Anthony Williams, Minority Chair
Maria Collett
Katie Muth
Lindsey Williams

Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

 

Senate State Government Committee | May 7, 2019 | 12 noon | East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-A |     [Read More]

 

Senate State Government Committee | March 26, 2019 | East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-A |     [Read More]

 

Senate State Government Committee | March 19, 2019 | Hearing Room One, North Office Building |     [Read More]

Senate State Government Committee | February 5, 2019 | Room 461 Main Capitol   [Read More]

News

Mar

20

2018

March 20, 2018

Senator Mike Folmer (R - 48), as chair of the Senate State Government Committee, will hold a public hearing on a number of bills to change how Pennsylvania’s redistricting process is conducted.   [Read More]

May

31

2017

May 31, 2017

Senator Mike Folmer (R – Lebanon, Dauphin and York), as chairman of the Senate State Government Committee, will hold a public hearing on various election topics impacting Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Feb

19

2015

February 19, 2015

The Senate State Government Committee, chaired by Senator Mike Folmer (R-48) will hold a public hearing on Senate Bill 3, introduced by Folmer and Senator Daylin Leach (D-17) to allow physicians to provide medical cannabis to patients in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Feb

04

2015

February 04, 2015

Senator Mike Folmer (R – Lebanon, Dauphin and York) chaired his first Senate State Government Committee meeting today in the Main Capitol.   [Read More]

May

29

2014

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]

May

06

2014

May 06, 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]