Proposed Municipal Pension Legislation

Senate Finance Committee

Thursday, June 18

9:30 a.m.

North Office Building, Hearing Room #1


Proposed Municipal Pension Legislation

9:30

Call to Order and Introductory Remarks
Senator John H. Eichelberger, Majority Chairman
Senator John Blake, Minority Chairman

9:35*

Hon. Eugene DePasquale, Auditor General | Attachment
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

10:00

Panel #1- Stakeholders

Joint Testimony
Tom Baldrige, President & CEO
Lancaster Chamber of Business & Industry

David Patti, President & CEO
Pennsylvania Business Council

Gerald Cross, Executive Director
Pennsylvania Economy League Central Division

10:30

Panel #2 – Municipal Officials

Brian Pinheiro, Esq., Chair, Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Group
Ballard Spahr LLP

Hon. Joseph E. Sinnot, Mayor
City of Erie

Hon. Sal Panto, Jr., Mayor
City of Easton

George Wolfe, Manager
Lower Paxton Twp. (Dauphin County)

Adjournment

* All times are approximate, depending on length of testimony, questions/answers, etc.

Written Testimonies:

Calculated 2014 Municipal Pension State Aid Distribution

Firefighters Association

Les Neri

PA State Association of Boroughs

William Peduto, Mayor, City of Pittsburgh