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House Commerce Committee News
The House Commerce Committee, of which Rep. Brian Ellis is the Chairman, held a public hearing about Senate Bill 234, which would establish the Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Program on April 18. PACE is a financing mechanism that enables low-cost, long-term funding for energy efficiency, renewable energy and water conservation upgrades to commercial or industrial properties. Testifiers from the bill sponsors, Sen. Guy Reschenthaler and Sen. John Blake, as well as Keystone Energy Efficiency Alliance, National Electric Contractors Association, Ygrene Energy Fund, Pennsylvania Utility Law Project, Pennsylvania Bankers Association, Greenworks Lending, Chester County Economic Development Council and Blue Green Alliance were all present at today's hearing. Currently, 33 states plus the District of Columbia authorize PACE financing for clean energy and energy efficiency projects. The hearing took place at Harrisburg University.





































PRESS RELEASES AND MEDIA ADVISORIES
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House Commerce Committee to Hold Hearing about Property Assessed Clean Energy Program April 17, 2018

Ellis, Driscoll Consumer Protection Bills Approved by House, March 13, 2018

Growing PA’s Economy Remains a Top Priority in 2018-19 Budget Process, Ellis Says, Feb. 6, 2018

House Commerce Committee to Consider Bills to Address Fraudulent Transfers and Regulating Mortgage Servicers, Dec. 4, 2017

Ellis, Driscoll Consumer Protection Bills Advance to House, Oct. 16, 2017

Commerce Committee to Consider Consumer Protection and PennWATCH Bills on Monday, Oct. 13, 2017

Ellis Announces Consumer Protection Bills to Assist Pennsylvanians Affected by Data Breaches, Oct. 4, 2017

Ellis to Announce Consumer Protection Bills at Press Conference with Attorney General Josh Shapiro, Oct. 2, 2017

House Commerce Committee to Consider Entertainment Tax Credit, Security Freeze Legislation, June 20, 2017

House Commerce Committee to Consider Contractor Payment Bill at Tuesday Meeting, June 5, 2017

House Commerce Committee to Vote on Two Bills at Wednesday Meeting, April 4, 2017

Ellis Named Chairman of House Commerce Committee, Jan. 5, 2017

VIDEOS:
House Commerce Committee Meeting Videos Can Be Found Here.

Data Breach Legislation Press Conference

Helping Consumers During a Data Breach

Members of the House Commerce Committee toured MacuLogix, located in Middletown in late 2017. It gave members of the committee a chance to hear the compelling story about cutting-edge technology to detect age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD). AMD is the leading cause of preventable blindness in adults, which occurs when a small central portion of the retina deterioriates.