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 | May 8, 2019 | 9:00 a.m. | East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-A |     [Read More]

 

Senate Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure AND Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committees | May 1, 2019 | North Office Building, Hearing Room #1 |     [Read More]

 

Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee | April 30, 2019 | 9:30 a.m. | Room 461 Main Capitol Building |     [Read More]

 

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]

News

May

08

2019

May 08, 2019

State Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23), Chairman of the Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, today released the following statement on the Committee’s vote to approve Patrick McDonnell, Governor Tom Wolf’s nominee to serve as Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP).     [Read More]

Apr

30

2019

April 30, 2019

State Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23), Chairman of the Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, today released the following statement after voting to re-confirm Cindy Adams Dunn as the Secretary of the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR).   [Read More]

Apr

22

2019

April 22, 2019

The Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee will hold a voting meeting on Tuesday, April 30th, 2019 at 9:30AM in Room 461 of the Main Capitol Building.    [Read More]

Apr

22

2019

April 22, 2019

While the principles of Earth Day should be practiced every day, it is an important reminder that each of us must do our part to make our environment a better place for future generations.    [Read More]

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