Committee Members

Republicans


Michele Brooks
, Chair
Judy Ward, Vice-Chair
Joe Scarnati, ex-officio
Pat Browne

 
Scott Hutchinson
Scott Martin
Bob Mensch

Democrats

Art Haywood, Minority Chair
Katie Muth
Judy Schwank
Sharif Street

Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

Senate Health and Human Services Committee | July 13, 2020 | 12 Noon | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) | Watch Live   [Read More]

 

Senate Health and Human Services Committee | June 29, 2020 | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) |     [Read More]

 

Senate Health and Human Services Committee | June 23, 2020 (approx. 1:30 p.m.) | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) |     [Read More]

 

Senate Health and Human Services Committee | June 22, 2020 at 10 am | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) |     [Read More]

 

Senate Health and Human Services Committee | May 27, 2020 (approx. 1:15 p.m.) | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) |     [Read More]

 

JOINT HEARING | Senate Local Government Committee AND Senate Health & Human Services Committee | May 4, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. | Senate Chamber and Remote Participation |     [Read More]

News

May

07

2020

May 07, 2020

A pair of Senate committees took a closer look at some of the most serious challenges facing nursing homes and personal care homes during the COVID-19 pandemic at a joint public hearing today.   [Read More]

May

06

2020

May 06, 2020

The Senate Aging and Youth Committee and the Senate Health and Human Services Committee will examine some of the unique challenges facing nursing homes during the COVID-19 pandemic during a joint hearing on Thursday, May 7, beginning at 10:30 a.m., according to committee chairs Senator Judy Ward (R-30) and Senator Michele Brooks (R-50).   [Read More]

May

01

2020

May 01, 2020

Members of the Senate Local Government Committee and the Senate Health and Human Services Committee will take a closer look at Governor Wolf’s approach to reopening Pennsylvania during a joint hearing on Monday, May 4, beginning at 10 a.m.   [Read More]

Jun

07

2019

June 07, 2019

The Senate Majority Policy Committee and the Senate Health and Human Services Committee will hold a workshop on work requirements for able-bodied, non-elderly Medicaid recipients.   [Read More]

Oct

16

2018

October 16, 2018

Senators Lisa Baker (R-20th) and John Yudichak (D-14th) announced that Senate Bill 1270 was approved by a unanimous vote today in the Senate Health and Human Services Committee.   [Read More]

May

12

2017

May 12, 2017

Several Senate panels will gather in Philadelphia on May 18 to host the last of a series of joint public hearings regarding Governor Wolf’s proposal to consolidate the Departments of Health, Human Services, Aging, and Drug and Alcohol Programs into a unified Department of Health and Human Services, according to Senate Intergovernmental Operations Committee Chair Sen. Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   [Read More]