Jun. 11, 2021

WHAT:   Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming), chairman of the House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee, will be holding a voting meeting on House Bills 860, 1445, 1577 and 1598. House Bill 860, sponsored by Rep. Todd Polinchock (R-Bucks), establishes the Smoke Alarm Responsibility Act. House Bill 1445, sponsored by Rep. Marty Causer (R-Cameron/McKean/Potter), transfers $5.5 million in funds from the American Rescue Plan Act to the already existing Emergency Medical Services Operation Fund (EMSOF). House Bill 1557, sponsored by Rep. Zach Mako (R-Lehigh/Northampton), amends the Price Gouging Act to require certain clarifications when the governor issues proclamations declaring a disaster emergency. House Bill 1598, sponsored by Majority Chairman Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming), amends the Flood Plain Management Act, replacing the management of the program from DCED to PEMA. 

WHO:   Boback and members of the House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee. 

WHEN:   Monday, June 14, at 11 a.m. 

WHERE:   Room 60, East Wing, Capitol Complex, Harrisburg


Media contact: Matthew Deegan, 717-260-6328, mdeegan@pahousegop.com.