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E-Mail: 
tpickett@pahousegop.com 

Capitol Office:
315A Main Capitol Building
House Box 202110
Harrisburg, PA  17120-2110
Phone: (717) 783-8238 
Fax: (717) 260-6536 

District Offices:
321 Main Street
Towanda, PA  18848
P: (570) 265-3124 
F: (570) 265-9453

106 West Packer Avenue
Sayre, PA  18840
P: (570) 888-9011 
F: (570) 888-9036

Satellite Offices
Susquehanna County
P: (570) 934-2557
2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month
10 a.m. until noon
Route 706 at Heft’s Buy & Sell in Lawton.
The site was formerly Flynn’s Consignment Shop.

Sullivan County
P: (570) 946-7673 
1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month
1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Commissioner's office in Laporte

My Audio Updates
Here you will find audio clips about important events that have taken place during the current and past Legislative Sessions.
Pickett Bill to Exempt Maple Sugar Houses from UCC Passes House - 3/21/2017
Legislation that will help bring a measure of common sense to the state’s Uniform Construction Code, especially as it applies to those agricultural buildings used by maple sugar producers in northern Pennsylvania, passed the state House Monday in Harrisburg. Sponsor of House Bill 177, Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford, Sullivan & Susquehanna), said her legislation will remove burdensome building code requirements for the construction of the small maple sap processing structures commonly known as “sugar houses.”
Pickett Comments on House Passage of On-Time State Budget with No Tax Increases - 6/27/2015
The House voted today, 112-77, in favor a $30.18 billion state budget that provides funding for the core functions of government without increasing the tax burden for Pennsylvania citizens. The budget legislation includes more than $200 million in increases for early childhood education, basic education and higher education; as well as additional funding for people with intellectual disabilities. The bill now goes to the Senate for consideration and is expected to go to the governor’s desk in the next several days. Comments are now available from Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford, Sullivan & Susquehanna) on passage of the bill.
Pickett Cosponsors Bill to Protect Natural Gas Royalty Owners - 6/23/2015
Legislation that will help protect landowners with natural gas leases in Pennsylvania against the deduction of unjustified post-production costs from their royalty payments has been introduced in Harrisburg. Cosponsor of House Bill 1391, Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford, Sullivan & Susquehanna) said existing law regarding mineral rights needs to be clarified to ensure landowners are getting fair treatment from large gas producers.
Rep. Pickett Comments on Importance of Marcellus Shale Impact Fee Revenues for the 110th District - 6/10/2015
House members are expressing their concern that Marcellus Shale impact fee revenues must continue to flow directly to communities across the state and not be redirected to the general fund in Harrisburg under a new gas tax proposed by Gov. Tom Wolf. Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford, Sullivan & Susquehanna) said impact fee revenues are critical to her district and are calculated to bring in $25.3 million this year.
Rep. Pickett Reacts to Governor’s Budget Proposal Calling for $4.7 Billion in New Spending - 3/4/2015
Republican members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives offered their reactions to Gov. Wolf’s $33.8 billion state budget proposal, delivered Tuesday before a joint session of the House and Senate. The Governor’s plan would increase state spending by $4.7 billion and also increase a variety of state taxes, including the personal income tax and sales tax, as well as create a new gas severance tax which would be among the highest in the nation. An average Pennsylvania household with a median income of $52,548 would pay an additional 21% in state taxes under the Governor’s plan.
Rep. Pickett Comments on House Passage of Education Improvement Bill - 9/23/2014
Legislation designed to improve Pennsylvania’s Education system by increasing transparency, enhancing flexibility, and ensuring reimbursement for construction and renovation projects has been passed by the Pennsylvania House. Senate Bill 1281 would establish SchoolWatch, a program that opens the financial books of school districts to taxpayers, and would also reform PlanCon, the state’s system for compensating districts for building new schools and upgrading facilities. Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford, Sullivan & Susquehanna) said school districts need to know that the state will deliver on its promises when it comes to school construction funding. Senate Bill 1281 now returns to the Senate for concurrence. Chuck Nichols reports… wrap and stand-alone bite available.
Rep. Pickett Bill to Streamline Eligibility and Renewal Process for CHIP - 6/9/2014
Legislation to help streamline eligibility for Pennsylvania’s Children’s Health Insurance Program was approved this week by the House Insurance Committee in Harrisburg. Committee Chair Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford, Sullivan & Susquehanna) said the bill would take steps to reduce and simplify the administrative red tape required when renewing CHIP coverage for children by providing for a continuous eligibility process. Mike Davies reports… wrap and stand-alone bite available.
Rep. Pickett Comments on Gas Royalty Bill Discussed Tuesday by the Environmental Resources and Energy Committee - 3/11/2014
Legislation sponsored by Reps. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming), Tina Pickett (R-Bradford, Sullivan & Susquehanna) and Matt Baker (R-Tioga & Bradford) to clarify minimum royalty payments in state law was the subject of a meeting of the House Environmental Resources and Energy Committee Tuesday in Harrisburg. Cosponsor of the legislation Tina Pickett (R-Bradford, Sullivan & Susquehanna) said lawmakers have worked long and hard on this royalty bill to protect landowners and hope to move on a final version of the plan early next week.
Rep. Pickett Comments on House Passage of Measure to Ensure Lottery Winners Pay Their Delinquent Taxes - 1/30/2014
Legislation to ensure those who are big lottery winners in Pennsylvania use the proceeds to pay off their delinquent tax bills was approved this week by the House of Representatives in Harrisburg. Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford, Sullivan & Susquehanna) said the bill would require the PA Department of Revenue to perform a background check on lottery winners to determine if the winner in question owes back taxes to the Commonwealth. Mike Davies reports… wrap and stand-alone bite available.
Rep. Pickett Comments on Fire and Ambulance Program Grants - 1/24/2014
More than three dozen volunteer fire and ambulance companies throughout the 110th Legislative District in Bradford, Sullivan and Susquehanna counties will share more than $461,000 in state grant funds, thanks to the popular Fire Company and Volunteer Ambulance Service Grant Program. Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) said this year’s total is more than $35,000 more than last year’s round of state grants. Mike Davies reports… wrap and stand-alone bite available.