Welcome to the House Democratic Appropriations Committee!

Our office provides careful analyses of state budget related legislation and issues presented here as budget briefings, fast facts, primers, spreadsheets and other material to help you understand how the state budget impacts the lives of all Pennsylvanians. Check back here for new materials from the time the governor presents an executive budget proposal to the General Assembly in early February through enactment of a new state spending plan in June and throughout the summer and fall as more detailed analyses are completed and posted. For upcoming meetings, recent committee votes, legislation currently in the committeee and committee transcripts, please visit the General Assembly's website.

Featured Publications

Governor's 2017/18 Executive Budget Proposal At-A-Glance: Budget Briefing Posted Feb 13, 2017

Latest Publications
Posted: Jun 20, 2017

Natural Gas Impact Fee Revenues: Budget Briefing

Posted: Jun 9, 2017

Criminal Justice Cuts (HB218 PN1236): Budget Briefing

Posted: Jun 4, 2017

SB1 PN902: Analysis UPDATED 6/7/17

Posted: Jun 1, 2017

General Fund Revenue Update, May 2017: Fast Facts

Posted: May 23, 2017

Performance-Based Budgeting: Budget Briefing

Posted: May 1, 2017

General Fund Revenue Update, April 2017: Fast Facts

Posted: Apr 25, 2017

Liquor Legislation - HB991, HB438, HB975 and HB1075: Budget Briefing

Posted: Apr 19, 2017

Charter Schools - HB97, PN1339: Memo from the Chair

Posted: Apr 4, 2017

2017/18 House Republican Budget Proposal (HB218, PN1236): Printout

Posted: Apr 3, 2017

General Fund Revenue Update, March 2017: Fast Facts