To Consider Establishment of State Disaster Assistance Program

Senate  and House Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness Committees
Joint Public Hearing
to Consider Establishment of State Disaster Assistance Program

September 27, 2011
9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Hearing Room 8EB
Capitol Complex, Harrisburg

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9 a.m. – 9:10 a.m.

Opening Remarks
Senator Lisa Baker, Chair
– Representative Steve Barrar, Chair
– Senator Tim Solobay, Minority Chair
– Representative Chris Sainato, House Minority Chair

9:10 a.m. – 9:40 a.m.

– Glenn Cannon, Director
Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency

9:40 a.m. – 10:10 a.m.

– David Sanko, Executive Director
Pennsylvania State Association of Township Supervisors

10:10 a.m. – 10:40 a.m.

– Ed Truitt, Director
Delaware County Emergency Management Agency
Steve Bekanich, Director
Luzerne County Emergency Management Agency
Jeff Yates, Director of Public Safety
Washington County
Gene Dziak, Director
Wyoming County Emergency Management Agency

10:40 a.m. – 11 a.m.

– Joseph Yudichak and Gale Conrad, Supervisors
Plymouth Township, Luzerne County
Frank Coughlin, Vice President
Plymouth Borough Council, Luzerne County
– John Thomas, Code Enforcement Officer
Plymouth Borough