Joint Finance Committee (JFC)

The Joint Finance Committee (JFC) is responsible for writing the annual appropriations and grant-in-aid acts. The JFC is made up of the 6 members of the House Appropriations Committee and the 6 members of the Senate Finance Committee.

The Committee meets jointly in February and March for public hearings on State agency budget requests. The Committee also meets in late May and June to prepare the actual bills for introduction.

Assisting the JFC is the Office of the Controller General.

Upcoming Meetings



January 30, 2018

10:30 Overview Revenue Statewide
  1:00 OMB
  2:00 Human Resources
  3:00 Exceptional Citizens
  3:30 DIVME

January 31, 2018

10:30 Orientation
11:30 CJC/SAC
  1:00 DELJIS
  1:30 State
  2:30 Public Defender

February 1, 2018

10:00 Orientation
11:00 Delaware State University
  1:00 DTI
  2:00 Geological Survey
  2:30 National Guard

February 6, 2018

10:30 Orientation
11:30 Insurance
  1:00 Corrections

February 7, 2018

10:30 Orientation
11:30 University of Delaware
12:30 Treasurer
  1:00 Labor
  2:00 Natural Resources

February 8, 2018

10:30 Orientation
  1:00 Public Education

February 12, 2018

10:30 Orientation
11:30 Fire
  1:00 Finance
  1:30 Auditor
  2:00 DACCTE
  2:30 Agriculture
  3:00 Elections

February 13, 2018

11:00 Orientation
12:30 Delaware Tech
*1:30 Housing
  2:30 Homeland Security

* Item has changed

February 14, 2018

10:00 Orientation
* 11:00 Attorney General
12:30 Judicial
  2:00 Transportation

* Item has changed.

February 15, 2018

Children, Youth & Their Families

10:30 Orientation
11:30 Management Services
12:30 Prevention & Behavioral Health Services
  2:00 Youth Rehab. Services
  2:30 Family Services

February 20, 2018

Health & Social Services

10:30 Orientation
11:30 Administration
12:30 Visually Impaired
  1:00 State Service Center
  1:30 Aging & Adults w/Physical Disabilities

February 21, 2018

Health & Social Services

10:30 Orientation
11:30 Long Term Care
12:30 Public Health
  1:30 Social Services
  2:30 Medicaid & Medical Assistance

February 22, 2018

 Health & Social Services

10:00 Orientation
11:00 Developmental Disabilities Services
12:30 Public Speakers – Developmental Disabilities Services
  2:00 Child Support Enforcement
  3:00 Substance Abuse & Mental Health


Past Meetings

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Base Budget Review Summaries