Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

House Bill 1103 and Senate Resolution 385

Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee - September 27, 2016...Read more

Senate Resolution 384

Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee - June 7, 2016...Read more

SB 1011 and 1195

Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee - April 12, 2016
 
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SB 1041, SB 1114, SB 1145 and HB 1712

Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee - March 22, 2016
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Public hearing on Act 537 (PA Sewage Facilities Act)

Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee - December 8, 2015
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Senate Resolutions 54 and 55

Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee - July 13, 2015...Read more

Senate Bill 875

Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee - June 22, 2015...Read more

Pennsylvania House, Senate Coal Caucuses Convene at State Capitol

A bipartisan group of state legislators met Tuesday at the Capitol Building to discuss the federal Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed “Clean Power Plan” and its impact on Pennsylvania’s job climate, electric rates and overall economy....Read more

Issues Directly Affecting Pennsylvania’s Anthracite Coal Industry

Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee - June 11, 2015
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News

Waste Coal Facilities Hearing

September 27, 2016

Please be advised that I have scheduled a public hearing of the Senate Environmental Resources & Energy Committee for Tuesday, October 11th at 10 am in the Carbon County Commissioner’s Conference Room, Courthouse Annex Building, 3rd Floor, 2 Hazard Square, Jim Thorpe, PA....Read More

Pennsylvania House, Senate Coal Caucuses Convene at State Capitol

June 16, 2015

A bipartisan group of state legislators met Tuesday at the Capitol Building to discuss the federal Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) proposed “Clean Power Plan” and its impact on Pennsylvania’s job climate, electric rates and overall economy....Read More

Senate Confirmation Hearing Remarks by Cindy Adams Dunn

May 13, 2015

Senate Confirmation Hearing Remarks by Cindy Adams Dunn - May 13, 2015
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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

Natural Gas Consumer Access Bill Passes Senate Committee

February 24, 2015

An effort to provide local natural gas service to un-served and under-served areas of Pennsylvania was overwhelmingly supported today by the Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, according to state Senator Gene Yaw (R-23).

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