Committee Members

Republicans


Randy Vulakovich
, Chair
Bob Mensch, Vice-Chair
Joe Scarnati, ex-officio
Ryan Aument

 
Lisa Baker
Michele Brooks
Scott Hutchinson
Mike Regan

Democrats

Jay Costa, Minority Chair
John Blake
Andy Dinniman
Tina Tartaglione

Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

 

Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee - January 22, 2018 East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-B     [Read More]

Senate AND House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committees - January 24, 2018 NOB, Hearing Room #1 Watch Live   [Read More]

 

Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee - December 13, 2017 - Majority Caucus Room     [Read More]

Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee - October 17, 2017   [Read More]

 

Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee and Senate Communications & Technology Committee and House Veterans Affairs Emergency Preparedness Committees - October 19, 2017     [Read More]

 

Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee - September 11, 2017     [Read More]

News

Jan

22

2018

January 22, 2018

The Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee and the House Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee will hold a joint public hearing on Wednesday, January 24, at 9:00 a.m. to consider issues that impact Pennsylvania’s veterans, according to Senator Randy Vulakovich, Chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness committee.   [Read More]

Jan

19

2018

January 19, 2018

The Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee will meet on Monday (January 22) to kick off the process to update the Emergency Management Sections of Title 35 (Health & Safety) and enhance Pennsylvania’s ability to prevent, prepare for, respond to, and recover from natural and manmade disasters, according to Committee Chairman Senator Randy Vulakovich.   [Read More]

Dec

13

2017

December 13, 2017

Today, the Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee approved a measure that would codify the Civil Air Patrol into state law and another measure urging counties and local law enforcement to cooperate with the State Police on the Statewide Radio System. Listen     [Read More]

Dec

08

2017

December 08, 2017

The Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee will consider two measures at its meeting set for Wednesday, December 13 at 9:30 a.m. in the Majority Caucus Room (Room 156) the State Capitol, according to Committee Chairman Senator Randy Vulakovich.   [Read More]

Oct

19

2017

October 19, 2017

The Senate VETERANS AFFAIRS & EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS Committee, the Senate COMMUNICATIONS & TECHNOLOGY Committee, and the House VETERANS AFFAIRS & EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS Committee today held a joint public hearing to consider issues regarding the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet), according to Senator Randy Vulakovich, Chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness committee.     [Read More]

Oct

17

2017

October 17, 2017

The Senate VETERANS AFFAIRS & EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS Committee, the Senate COMMUNICATIONS & TECHNOLOGY Committee, and the House VETERANS AFFAIRS & EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS Committee will hold a joint public hearing on Thursday, October 19, to consider issues regarding the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet), according to Senator Randy Vulakovich, Chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness committee.   [Read More]