HARRISBURG – Senator Jake Corman (R-34) will be sworn in as President Pro Tempore of the Senate Tuesday, Jan. 5, in the Senate Chamber at the State Capitol in Harrisburg.
The ceremony will be streamed live at his Web site, www.senatorcorman.com. The Senate will convene at 12 p.m.
As the top-ranking official in the Senate, Corman is responsible for appointing the chairs and members of the Senate’s 22 standing committees while serving as an ex-officio member of those committees.
The office also refers bills and resolutions to the appropriate Senate committees for consideration.