Senator Yaw Receives Committee Assignments for 2021-2022 Session

HARRISBURG – State Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23) has been appointed to serve on six key Senate standing committees for the 2021-2022 legislative session.

Having been sworn into his fourth term on Jan. 5, Senator Yaw will again serve as Chairman of the Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, a position he has held since 2013.  He has also been appointed Vice Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, a member of the Senate Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee, Banking and Insurance Committee, Rules and Executive Nominations Committee, and Urban Affairs and Housing Committee.

“I am eager to leverage my past experience and expertise to help ensure all legislation that comes before these committees is properly vetted,” Sen. Yaw said.  “There are many important state-related issues presently before us. I look forward to working with my colleagues and doing my part to address them through the committee process.”

Senator Yaw represents the 23rd Senatorial District consisting of Bradford, Lycoming, Sullivan, Susquehanna (parts) and Union counties.  For more state-related news and information visit Senator Yaw’s website at or on Facebook and Twitter @SenatorGeneYaw.


Rita Zielonis, Chief of Staff   

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