Boback to Lead Voting Meeting of House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee
WHAT:   Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming), chairman of the House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee, will lead a voting meeting to consider the following bills:

Senate Bill 302, which would prohibit the use of Class B firefighting foams containing PFAS chemicals for training or testing.
Senate Bill 461, which would require Senate confirmation for the governor’s appointment of the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA) director.
Senate Bill 849, which would clarify in statute that veterans with a medical discharge shall receive Veterans’ Preference.
Senate Bill 861, which would enact the Recognition of Emergency Medical Services Personnel Licensure Interstate Compact Act and enter the Commonwealth into the compact.
Senate Bill 927, which would enhance the medical officer or health care officer incentive program.
Senate Bill 1047, which would modernize the State Armory Board. 

WHO:   Boback and other committee members.

WHEN:   Wednesday, June 15, 9:15 a.m.

WHERE:   Room B-31, Main Capitol Building, Capitol Complex, Harrisburg


Media contact:   Andy Briggs, 717-260-6474,