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

2016/17 PA Budget Revenue & Expenditures Overview: Budget Briefing Posted Aug 23, 2016

Latest Publications
Posted: Oct 19, 2016

Liquor Control Board: Primer

Posted: Oct 5, 2016

Tobacco Settlement Fund: Budget Briefing

Posted: Oct 4, 2016

Corrections and Rehabilitation: Primer

Posted: Oct 3, 2016

General Fund Revenue Update, September 2016: Fast Facts

Posted: Sep 29, 2016

Pennsylvania State and Local Police: Primer

Posted: Sep 28, 2016

The Recycling Fund: Primer

Posted: Sep 27, 2016

Conservation Districts in Pennsylvania: Primer

Posted: Jul 14, 2016

Budget-Related Legislation in Enacted 2016/17 Budget: Summary

Posted: Jul 13, 2016

2016/17 Revenue Package: Summary

Posted: Jul 6, 2016

Senate Bill 1073, PN2009: Committee Analysis