Meeting to consider SB 565 and SR 146 and nominations

Senate Judiciary Committee

Thursday, June 24, 2021 | 9:00 a.m.

North Office Building, Hearing Room #1 and Virtual Participation


The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing to consider the nomination of Marcus Brown for appointment as a member of the Pennsylvania Parole Board.

The committee will further consider the following bills: 

HR 146 – Aument – A Resolution directing the Legislative Budget and Finance Committee (LBFC) to conduct a study of the current liability limitations under 42 Pa.C.S. § 8528 and issue a report of its findings and recommendations to the Senate.

SB 565 – Dush – Amends Chapter 61 of Title 18, Uniform Firearms Act, by eliminating the need to obtain a license to carry a firearm in any vehicle or to carry a concealed firearm.  Provides for an optional concealed carry license and retains the sportsman’s firearm permit.