Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

HB 1998

Senate Local Government Committee - July 1, 2016...Read more

SB 1300, SB 1330, HB 1455

Senate Local Government Committee - June 27, 2016...Read more

House Bills 902 and 1394

Senate Local Government Committee - May 9, 2016...Read more

HB 1325, HB 1394, HB 1661, SB 1038

Senate Local Government Committee - April 12, 2016...Read more

House Bill 1296

Senate Local Government Committee - November 18, 2015...Read more

SB 340, SB 341, SB 342, SB 343, SB 344, SB 997

Senate Local Government Committee - October 28, 2015

SB 526 and 791 and HB 904, 906, 909 and 910

Senate Local Government Committee - September 30, 2015...Read more

House Bills 33, 823 and 907

Senate Local Government Committee - July 14, 2015...Read more

House Bills 66, 1071 and Senate Bills 785, 898 and 899

Senate Local Government Committee - June 24, 2015....Read more

Senate Bills 775, 792, 793, 871, 872 and 873

Senate Local Government Committee - June 10, 2015...Read more

 

News

Local Government Committee to Meet on Wednesday, October 28

October 27, 2015

The Senate Local Government Committee will meet at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 28, in Room 461 of the State Capitol in Harrisburg, according to Committee Chairman Senator Scott Hutchinson....Read More

Local Government Committee to Meet on June 10

June 8, 2015

The Senate Local Government Committee will meet at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 10, in Room 461 of the State Capitol in Harrisburg, according to Committee Chairman Senator Scott Hutchinson....Read More

Senate Committees Hold Hearing Highlighting Natural Gas Impact Fee

March 3, 2015

The state Senate Local Government Committee, chaired by Sen. Scott Hutchinson (R-21) and the Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, chaired by Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23), today held a joint public hearing to discuss the positive benefits of Act 13 Impact Fee dollars on Pennsylvania communities....Read More

Senate Committees Hold Hearing Highlighting Natural Gas Impact Fee

March 3, 2015

The state Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, chaired by Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23), and the Senate Local Government Committee, chaired by Sen. Scott Hutchinson (R-21) today held a joint public hearing to discuss the positive benefits of Act 13 Impact Fee dollars on Pennsylvania communities....Read More

Senate Committees to Hear Testimony on Historic Act 13 Investments

March 2, 2015

Highlighting one of the most significant pieces of state legislation ever passed by the Pennsylvania General Assembly, two Senate committees will hear testimonials Tuesday from counties, townships, conservation districts and economic development organizations throughout the state who are currently benefiting from the natural gas drilling impact fee, according to Senators Gene Yaw (R-23) and Scott Hutchinson (R-21).

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Senate Environmental, Local Government Committees to Hold Joint Public Hearing on Benefits of Impact Fee

February 24, 2015

The state Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, chaired by Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) and the Senate Local Government Committee, chaired by Senator Scott Hutchinson (R-21) will hold a joint public hearing to solicit testimony regarding the benefits of Act 13 of 2012, more commonly known as the Impact Fee, on communities and local governments throughout Pennsylvania....Read More

Media Advisory - Joint Hearing Scheduled on Legislation to Reform the Act 111 Municipal Arbitration Process

June 11, 2014

The Senate Local Government Committee, jointly with the House Local Government Committee, will hold a public hearing on legislation to reform the municipal binding arbitration process....Read More

Senate Local Government Committee to Hold Hearing on Pennsylvania’s Distressed Municipalities Program

April 2, 2014

Senator John H. Eichelberger, Jr. (R-Blair) announced that the Senate Local Government Committee will hold a hearing at the State Capitol on April 10th to receive testimony on proposed improvements to Pennsylvania’s Municipal Financial Recovery Act, commonly known as Act 47 of 1987....Read More