Committee Members

Republicans


Lisa Baker, Chair
Wayne Langerholc Jr, Vice-Chair
Joe Scarnati, ex-officio
Camera Bartolotta

 

John Gordner
Scott Martin
Joe Pittman
Mike Regan
Gene Yaw

Democrats

Larry Farnese, Minority Chair
Maria Collett
Art Haywood
John Sabatina
Steven Santarsiero

Committee Schedule, Votes and Bills

Meetings and Hearings

 

Senate Judiciary Committee | May 20, 2020 | Virtual Meeting |     [Read More]

 

Senate Judiciary Committee | May 13, 2020 | Virtual Meeting     [Read More]

 

Senate Judiciary Committee | April 29, 2020 | 11:15 a.m. (Time Approx.) | Off the Floor (Senate Chamber and Virtual Participation) |     [Read More]

 

Senate Judiciary Committee | April 20, 2020 | 12:15 p.m. | Off the Floor in the Senate Chamber |     [Read More]

 

Senate Judiciary Committee | January 29, 2020 | Main Capitol, Room 461     [Read More]

 

Senate Judiciary Committee | December 18, 2019 | 11:00 a.m. | Hearing Room 1, NOB |     [Read More]

News

May

19

2020

May 19, 2020

At a public hearing on Wednesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee will conduct a thorough review of the Wolf Administration’s release of incarcerated individuals from State Correctional Institutions during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Committee Chair Senator Lisa Baker (R-20).   [Read More]

Apr

30

2020

April 30, 2020

Actions taken to slow the spread of coronavirus have had some unintended consequences, including within the judicial system.    [Read More]

Dec

18

2019

December 18, 2019

The Senate Judiciary Committee met today to consider the nominations of several individuals for seats on various courts.     [Read More]

Oct

01

2019

October 01, 2019

The Senate Judiciary Committee will meet Wednesday to hear testimony regarding the Statute of Limitations with respect to claims of sexual abuse, according to Chairwoman Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20th).   [Read More]

Sep

23

2019

September 23, 2019

The Senate Judiciary Committee will meet Tuesday and Wednesday to hear testimony regarding second amendment rights, behavioral health and other gun-related issues, according to Chairwoman Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20th).   [Read More]

Aug

14

2019

August 14, 2019

The Senate Judiciary Committee has announced the following public hearings to be held this fall, according to Chairwoman Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20th)   [Read More]