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]

Oct

17

2017

October 17, 2017

Today, the Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee gave its approval to three measures, one of which supports our military facilities and two that support veterans, according to Committee Chairman Senator Randy Vulakovich (R-Allegheny). [Read More]

Oct

16

2017

October 16, 2017

The Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee will consider three measures, including a bill to assist veterans find information about important programs and services, at its meeting set for Tuesday, October 17th at 11:00 a.m. in Room 8E-A in the State Capitol East Wing, according to Committee Chairman Senator Randy Vulakovich. [Read More]

Sep

12

2017

September 12, 2017

Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee Chairman Senator Randy Vulakovich, Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee Democratic Chairman Jay Costa and Richard Adams, Commandant of the Southwestern Veterans Center, will co-host a press conference on Wednesday (September 13) to promote an online service for veterans. [Read More]

Sep

07

2017

September 07, 2017

The Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee will hold a public hearing in Johnstown on Monday, September 11, according to Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee Chairman Senator Randy Vulakovich. [Read More]

Jul

08

2017

July 08, 2017

Today the Senate Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committee approved legislation that would establish the National Guard Youth Challenge Program in Pennsylvania, according to Committee Chairman Senator Randy Vulakovich (R-Allegheny). [Read More]