Senate Approves Senator Boscola’s Physical Therapist Compact Bill

HARRISBURG, Feb. 5, 2020 – The state Senate today unanimously approved Sen. Lisa Boscola’s (D-Lehigh/Northampton) legislation that would authorize Pennsylvania to join the Physical Therapist Compact (PTC). To date, 23 states have...
Corporate Tax Policy Hearing

Senate Committee Focuses on Corporate Tax Fairness – Targets “Delaware Loophole”

Harrisburg, January 29, 2020 – At the request of Senators Katie Muth (D-Berks/Chester/Montgomery) and John Blake (D-Lackawanna), the state Senate Democratic Policy Committee today held a public hearing on ways to make corporate taxes more equitable. Much of the...
Fire Department

Committee Approves Sen. Boscola’s Volunteer Fire Department Support Bill

HARRISBURG, January 27, 2020 − The State Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness today unanimously approved legislation (Senate Bill 932) sponsored by Senator Lisa Boscola that would expand access to funding for more volunteer fire departments....

Policy Committee

Senator Lisa Boscola serves as chair of the  Senate Policy Committee. This committee holds public hearings and meetings across the state and serves as the catalyst to enacting major policy initiatives put forth by members of the Senate Democratic Caucus. 

The Policy Committee typically holds hearings outside of Harrisburg to investigate the local impact of certain issues and collect valuable expert input. Click below to view the committee’s hearing schedule, latest news, video and more.

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