Republicans

Dave Argall, Chair
Cris Dush, Vice-Chair
Jake Corman, ex-officio
Daniel Laughlin
Doug Mastriano
Kristin Phillips-Hill
Pat Stefano

Democrats


Sharif Street, Minority Chair
Maria Collett
Katie Muth
Anthony Williams

Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

 

Senate State Government Committee | Tuesday, September 28, 2021 | 12:00 noon | East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-A   [Read More]

 

Senate State Government Committee | Thursday, September 23, 2021 | 1:00 p.m. | North Office Building, Hearing Room #1 |   [Read More]

 

Senate State Government Committee | Tuesday, September 21, 2021 | 10:45 a.m. | East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-A |   [Read More]

 

Senate State Government Committee | Tuesday, August 24, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. | North Office Building, Hearing Room #1 |   [Read More]

 

Senate State Government Committee | Wednesday, August 4, 2021 | 10:00 a.m. | Temple University |     [Read More]

News

Oct

05

2021

October 05, 2021

For the second time in two weeks, Acting Secretary Veronica Degraffenreid and other officials from the Governor’s Department of State failed to attend a public hearing of the Senate State Government Committee on Senate Bill 878, a bipartisan bill that would implement recommendations of the bipartisan Senate Special Committee on Election Integrity and Reform, after previously agreeing to attend.   [Read More]

Sep

28

2021

September 28, 2021

Five bills, including updates to the election code and measures that increase transparency while protecting individual privacy, were passed today by the Senate State Government Committee, according to Senator Dave Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill), who chairs the Committee.   [Read More]

Sep

23

2021

September 23, 2021

Local elections officials and members of advocacy groups testified before the Senate State Government Committee today regarding Senate Bill 878, a bipartisan election reform bill sponsored by the two chairmen of the committee, Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill) and Senator Sharif Street (D-Philadelphia).    [Read More]

Sep

21

2021

September 21, 2021

Four updates to Pennsylvania’s election code were passed by strongly bipartisan votes in the Senate State Government Committee today, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill), who chairs the committee.    [Read More]

Aug

25

2021

August 25, 2021

The Senate State Government Committee, chaired by Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill), held the first in a series of hearings Tuesday reviewing many of the recent, controversial actions undertaken by the Department of State.   [Read More]

Jun

22

2021

June 22, 2021

On Tuesday, the Senate State Government Committee advanced a bill, Senate Bill 222, to reform the process of redrawing Pennsylvania’s congressional districts by a bipartisan vote of 8-3, according to Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks).   [Read More]