Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

House Bill 91

Senate Finance Committee - June 24, 2014Read more

House Bills 2083 and 2202

Senate Finance Committee - June 18, 2014Read more

Senate Bills 1078 and 1169

Senate Finance Committee Meeting - April 2, 2014Read more

Lottery Expansion

Senate Finance Committee - January 29, 2014Read more

Senate Bill 968

Senate Finance Committee - December 11, 2013Read more

Senate Bill 1009

Senate Finance Committee - December 3, 2013Read more

Senate Bill 491 and House Bill 1513

Senate Finance Committee Meeting - November 20, 2013Read more

Senate Bill 968 - Waterfront Tax Credit

Senate Finance Committee - November 8, 2013Read more

House Bill 546

Senate Finance Committee Meeting - October 23, 2013Read more

Senate Bill 76 and House Bill 76

Senate Finance Committee - October 15, 2013Read more

Senate Bills 703, 704, 1035

Senate Finance Committee Meeeting - October 2, 2013Read more

Senate Finance Committee Legislative Update/Summer 2013

Click here to view the Senate Finance Committee Legislative Update/Summer 2013.Read more

FY 2013-14 Tax Bill Summary (HB 465, as amended)

Click here to view the FY 2013-14 Tax Bill Summary (HB 465, as amended).Read more

House Bill 440

Senate Finance Committee Meeting - June 30, 2013Read more

Consideration of SB 944, SB 1043, HB 388, HB 390 and HB 391

Senate Finance Committee Off the Floor - June 25, 2013Read more

House Bills 1172 and 1359 and Senate Bills 456 and 922

Senate Finance Committee Meeting - June 19, 2013Read more

Comprehensive Pension Reform

Senate Finance Committee Meeting - May 29, 2013Read more

Senate Bills 797, 798 and 803 and House Bills 46 and 465

Senate Finance Committee Meeting - May 1, 2013Read more

Senate Bills 160, 634 and 638

Senate Finance Committee Meeting - April 10, 2013Read more

Senate Bills 303 and 492

Senate Finance Committee Meeting - March 13, 2013Read more

Senate Bills 4, 67, 68, 141, 266, and 286

Senate Finance Committee Meeting - February 13, 2013Read more

Privatization of the Pennsylvania Lottery

Senate Finance Committee Meeting - January 14, 2013Read more

Propert Tax Independence Act

Senate Finance Committee Meeting - October 1, 2012Read more

Senate Bill 1400 - The Property Tax Independence Act

Senate Finance Committee Public Hearing - July 26, 2012Read more

Consideration of SB 1552

Senate Finance Committee Meeting - June 20, 2012Read more

Consideration of SB 161

Senate Finance Committee Meeting - May 23, 2012Read more

Consideration of SB 1309 and HB 1761

Senate Finance Committee - March 28, 2012Read more

Consideration of SB 562 and SB 1354

Senate Finance Committee - December 14, 2011Read more

Consideration of SB 746, SB 1150, SB 1263 and SB 1267

Senate Finance Committee - October 26, 2011Read more

Consideration of SB 1237

Senate Finance Committee - October 17, 2011Read more

Consideration of SB 444

Senate Finance Committee Off the Floor -September 26, 2011Read more

Consideration of HB 15, SB 1091 and SB 634

Senate Finance Committee -June 22, 2011Read more

Consideration of HB 986

Senate Finance Committee -May 10, 2011Read more

Collection of Sales Tax on Purchases Made Over the Internet

Senate Finance Committee Public Hearing - May 4, 2011Read more

Consideration of SB 105 and SB 476

Senate Finance Committee Meeting - February 14, 2011Read more

 

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Media Advisory - Finance Committee to Hold Hearing on Amendment to Senate Bill 76

April 29, 2014

The Senate Finance Committee will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, April 30 beginning at 9:30 a.m. in Hearing Room #1/North Office Building on a comprehensive amendment to Senate Bill 76, legislation that would eliminate school property taxes and replace those taxes with a combination of funding from the Personal...Read More

Finance Chairmen to Unveil Margin Relief Proposal Impacting PA Lottery

March 19, 2014

Senators Mike Brubaker (R-36) and John Blake (D-22), Majority and Minority Chairmen of the Senate Finance Committee, have announced plans to introduce legislation that would provide additional flexibility to the Pennsylvania Lottery in how games are managed and marketed and, ultimately, generate more revenue for the Commonwealth....Read More

Senate Finance Committee to Hold Hearing on Lottery Expansion, Keno

January 28, 2014

The Senate Finance Committee will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 beginning at 9:00 a.m. in Hearing Room #1/North Office Building on the subject of lottery expansion....Read More

Media Advisory: Senate Finance Committee to Hold Informational Meeting on Waterfront Tax Credit

November 6, 2013

The Senate Finance Committee will hold a public informational meeting on Friday, November 8beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Senate Bill 968, legislation sponsored by Senator Randy Vulakovich (R-40) that would create a waterfront tax credit....Read More

MEDIA ADVISORY: Senate Finance Committee to Hold Hearing on IFO Report

October 10, 2013

The Senate Finance Committee will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, October 15, 2013 beginning at 9:30 a.m. in Hearing Room #1/North Office Building on the state’s Independent Fiscal Office (IFO) analysis of Senate Bill 76 and House Bill 76 (property tax elimination legislation)....Read More

IFO Releases Report on Property Tax Bills

October 2, 2013

The state Independent Fiscal Office (IFO) has released its report entitled, “Analysis of Proposal to Replace School Property Taxes: House Bill 76 & Senate Bill 76”....Read More

Senate Finance Committee Advances Pension Reform Bill

June 19, 2013

HARRISBURG – Senate Finance Committee Chairman Mike Brubaker (R-36) applauded his committee members today for advancing legislation which he has sponsored that addresses Pennsylvania’s ongoing pension crisis and establishes an expiration date to the defined benefit pension system that few enjoy and every taxpayer funds....Read More

Senate Finance Committee to Convene Public Hearing Despite Announcement by Administration

January 11, 2013

HARRISBURG — State Senator Mike Brubaker (R-36), Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, issued the following statement today emphasizing the panel’s plans to move forward with the scheduled public hearing regarding the potential privatization of the management of the Pennsylvania Lottery despite recent actions by the Corbett Administration....Read More

Finance Committee to Hold Hearing on Privatization of the State Lottery

January 10, 2013

The Senate Finance Committee will hold a public hearing on Monday, January 14, 2013 beginning at 10:00 a.m. in Hearing Room #1/North Office Building on the potential privatization and future of the Pennsylvania Lottery....Read More