The Senate Appropriations Committee released its schedule of budget hearings today. Those related to environmental agencies for both the Senate and House include:
February 3-- House - 2:00 Public Utility Commission.
February 16-- Senate - 10:00 Governor's Budget Office/Department of Revenue
February 17-- Senate - 10:00 Department of Agriculture
February 22-- House -10:00 Department of Environmental Protection, 11:00 Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, 1:00 Department of Agriculture.
February 23-- Senate - 10:00 Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, 1:00 Public Utility Commission.
February 25-- House- 9:00 Office of the Governor/Executive Offices/Secretary of the Budget.
March 1-- Senate - 10:00 Department of Environmental Protection.
The House budget hearings will be held in Room 140 in the Main Capital. Click here for the complete House schedule. The Senate budget hearings will be held in Hearing Room 1, North Office Building. Click here for the complete Senate schedule.
The schedule of hearings in the House is unusual this year because there are several budget hearings before the Governor unveils his proposed budget on February 9.