Committee Members

Republicans


Gene Yaw
, Chair
Elder Vogel, Vice Chair
Joe Scarnati, ex-officio
Camera Bartolotta

 
Scott Hutchinson
Scott Martin

Democrats

John Yudichak, Minority Chair
Andrew Dinniman
Daylin Leach
Anthony Williams

2019-20 Proposed DEP Budget Summary

Testimony of Patrick McDonnell, Secretary
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
Governor’s Proposal Fiscal Year 2019-20 Budget

2019-20 Proposed DCNR Budget Summary

Testimony of Cindy Adams Dunn, Secretary
Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
Governor’s Proposal Fiscal Year 2019-20 Budget

 

Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

 

Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee | September 25, 2018 | 10:00 a.m. | NOB, Hearing Room #1 |     [Read More]

 

Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee | June 12, 2018 | Room 8E-B |     [Read More]

 

Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee and Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee | April 25, 2018 | 9 a.m. | East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-B |     [Read More]

Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee - March 27, 2018 - Off the Floor in the Rules Room   [Read More]

 

Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure and Environmental Resources and Energy Committees - March 20, 2018 - North Office Building, Hearing Room #1     [Read More]

 

Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee - January 30, 2018 East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-B  >   [Read More]

News

Feb

28

2019

February 28, 2019

Senator Yaw asked DEP Secretary Patrick McConnell about restrictions on gas drilling, varying times for permit processing by DEP regions, and the EPA’s Chesapeake Bay regulations.     [Read More]

Oct

05

2018

October 05, 2018

Sep

21

2018

September 21, 2018

The Pennsylvania Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee will hold a public hearing next week to review and discuss foreign influences on Pennsylvania’s energy sector, according to Committee Chairman Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23).   [Read More]

Aug

27

2018

August 27, 2018

Jun

21

2018

June 21, 2018

State Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) today announced that his Senatorial District, consisting of Bradford, Lycoming, Sullivan, Susquehanna and Union counties, has surpassed the $250 million mark for natural gas “Impact Fee” disbursements since passage of Act 13 of 2012. Listen   [Read More]

Jun

12

2018

June 12, 2018

The state Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee today approved six measures, including legislation that will provide compensation for landowners in the Delaware River Basin who are in jeopardy of losing valuable property rights to a pending ban on natural gas drilling, according to Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23), Committee Chairman.     [Read More]