Summary of Legislation | December 2018

House and Senate Leaders Announce Committee Chairs for 2019-20 Session On January 2, 2019, Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny County) announced the appointments of majority committee chairmen for the 2019-20 Legislative Session. House committees study each bill and determine which proposals will go to the full House. They conduct public hearings on key […]

Summary of Legislation | November 2018

House and Senate Republicans, Democrats Leadership Teams for 2019/20 The House held leadership elections November 13 for the new legislative session starting in January. House Republicans re-elected Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny), as their choice for Speaker when the House members are sworn in again on January 1. Bryan Cutler (R-Lancaster), who previously served as Whip, was […]