Pennsylvania Sen. Matt Smith, D-Mt. Lebanon, has been appointed to the state Senate's finance committee.
The senator, who of Moon, was also named to the professional licensure committee; the game and fisheries committee; and the community, economic and recreational development committee.
He will also serve as the Democratic chair of the state government committee, according to an announcement from spokeswoman Lauren Hurley.
As a state representative, Smith served as the Democratic vice chair of the House finance committee.
Smith's district includes Moon Township.