News Releases

Apr

28

2017

April 28, 2017

Joint Hearing - Senate Aging and Youth, Appropriations, Health and Human Services and Intergovernmental Operations Committees - May 1, 2017   [Read More]

Apr

27

2017

April 27, 2017

A measure introduced by Senator Randy Vulakovich calling for a comprehensive review of Pennsylvania’s volunteer fire departments and EMS organizations received final legislative approval on Wednesday (April 26).   [Read More]

Apr

26

2017

April 26, 2017

The Senate took a critical step to improve access to quality healthcare services in rural areas by approving a bill today that would give full practice authority to Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRNs), according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Camera Bartolotta (R-46).   Listen   [Read More]

Apr

26

2017

April 26, 2017

Senate Bill 300, sponsored by Senator John H. Eichelberger, Jr, (R-Blair), passed favorably out of the Senate Finance Committee this morning. Following the vote, Senator Eichelberger offered these statements:   [Read More]

Apr

26

2017

April 26, 2017

  Listen The Senate today (April 26) adopted a Resolution introduced by Senator Randy Vulakovich designating Wednesday, April 26, as National Guard Day in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Apr

26

2017

April 26, 2017

Today, the Senate of Pennsylvania overwhelmingly passed Senator Mike Folmer (R-48) and Senator Joe Scarnati’s (R-25) Senate Bill 8, to reform Pennsylvania’s Asset Forfeiture Law. Listen   [Read More]