Text of Media Advisory:
What: House Appropriations Committee Chairman Stan Saylor released the schedule for upcoming budget hearings. Hearings will take place on the House floor in order to allow for social distancing, and masks will be required for all members, staff, and testifiers. The House floor will be cleaned and sanitized between hearings. Hearings will feature a mix of in-person and virtual testimony.
Who: Representative Stan Saylor (R-York), Chairman of the House Appropriations Committee; members of the Appropriations Committee; and various heads of state agencies.
When: Tuesday, February 16, 2021 through Thursday, March 4, 2021. A detailed schedule is available here.
Where: Pennsylvania House of Representatives Chamber, Harrisburg.
The final three days of hearings (March 2, 2021 – March 4, 2021) will take place in the Forum building, Harrisburg to accommodate in-person testimony.
Live Webstreaming: Available at this link.
Photojournalists seeking access to the House floor during the hearings should contact Mike Straub in the Speaker’s Office at 717-260-6397.
Media Contact: Neal Lesher, Cell: 717-507-9240