Joint Committee on Finance

On October 31, 2019, the Joint Committee on Finance held a public hearing followed by Section 13.10 meeting followed by an executive session. The Committee addressed bills relating to funding the public defender pay progression, mental health clinical consultations under the Medical Assistance program, flood risk reduction pilot program, and telephone company tax exemption for property used to provide broadband. The Committee also addressed the consideration of the DATCP v. Hampton Avenue Group, LLC case submitted by the DOJ, and a budget approval for the DOT.