Committee Members

Republicans


Mike Regan, Chair
Bob Mensch, Vice-Chair
Joe Scarnati, ex-officio
Lisa Baker

 
Michele Brooks
Scott Hutchinson
Doug Mastriano

Democrats

Pam Iovino, Minority Chair
John Blake
Maria Collett
Lindsey Williams

Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee | December 12, 2019 | 11:00 a.m. | Lehigh Carbon Community College | Scheller Center, 4525 Education Park Drive | Schnecksville, Lehigh County 18078   [Read More]

 

Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee | November 20, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. | Main Capitol, Room 461 |     [Read More]

 

Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee | October 22, 2019 | East Wing, Hearing Room 8E-A    [Read More]

 

Senate Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee | October 24, 2019 | Concord Township Municipal Building   [Read More]

 

Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee | September 3, 2019 | Southwestern Veterans Center, Pittsburgh |     [Read More]

 

Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee | August 29, 2019 | 11:00 a.m. | Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center |     [Read More]

News

Dec

06

2019

December 06, 2019

State Senators Pat Browne (R-Lehigh), Bob Mensch (R-Berks, Bucks & Montgomery), and Mike Regan (R-Cumberland & York) will host a Roundtable Discussion regarding the issue of Veterans Suicide on Thursday, December 12, at 11:00 a.m. at the Lehigh Carbon Community College (Scheller Center).    [Read More]

Nov

20

2019

November 20, 2019

Today, the Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee, approved five measures aiding military families and veterans, according to Senator Mike Regan (R-Cumberland and York), Chairman of the Committee.     [Read More]

Oct

22

2019

October 22, 2019

Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester & Delaware), Senator Mike Regan (R-Cumberland & York), Representative Chris Quinn (R-Delaware), and Representative Steve Barrar (R-Chester & Delaware) will host a Roundtable Discussion regarding the issue of Veterans Suicide on Thursday, October 24, at 10:00 a.m. at the Concord Township Municipal Building.    [Read More]

Aug

27

2019

August 27, 2019

State Senator Mike Regan (R-Cumberland & York), State Senator Lisa Baker (R- Luzerne, Pike, Susquehanna, Wayne & Wyoming), U.S. Representative Dan Meuser (R-Berks, Carbon, Columbia, Lebanon, Luzerne, Montour, Northumberland & Schuylkill) and U.S. Representative Matt Cartwright (D-Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike & Wayne) will host a Roundtable Discussion regarding the issue of Veterans Suicide on Thursday, August 29 at 11:00 a.m. at the Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center.    [Read More]

Apr

30

2019

April 30, 2019

Today, the Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee unanimously approved legislation that would provide higher education benefits to the spouse and/or children of a Pennsylvania National Guard member who commits to serve another six years, according to Senator Mike Regan (R-Cumberland & York), Chairman of the Committee.   [Read More]

Mar

19

2019

March 19, 2019

Today the Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee approved four measures, according to Senator Mike Regan, Chairman of the Committee.   [Read More]

Nov

26

2018

November 26, 2018

The Senate Resolution 6 Commission will meet at 10 a.m., on Wednesday, November 28th, in Room 60 of the East Wing Rotunda of the State Capitol to vote on its Final Report, according to Senator Randy Vulakovich and Representative Steve Barrar, who serve as Co-Chairmen of the Commission.     [Read More]

Sep

26

2018

September 26, 2018

Today the Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee and Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Health & Human Services, chaired by Senator Randy Vulakovich and Senator Lisa Baker, respectively, held a Joint Hearing on Veterans Homes and Living Independently for the Elderly - or LIFE - Program.   [Read More]

Sep

24

2018

September 24, 2018

On Wednesday (September 19th), the Senate Resolution 6 Commission voted on 92 Recommendations to the General Assembly to help avert a crisis in the delivery of Fire & EMS services in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Sep

21

2018

September 21, 2018

On Monday, September 24th, The Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee will hold a joint informational meeting with the House Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee about the certification of fire equipment distributors, according to Chairman Randy Vulakovich.   [Read More]