News Releases

May

24

2017

May 24, 2017

Today, the Pennsylvania Senate passed State Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf’s (R, Montgomery, Bucks) SB 522 and SB 523 to consolidate the Department of Corrections and the Board of Probation and Parole. The combined agency will be known as the Department of Corrections.   [Read More]

May

23

2017

May 23, 2017

The Senate Education Committee today unanimously approved three bills, including bipartisan legislation requiring legislative approval of any state plan that the Pennsylvania Department of Education submits pursuant to the federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).   [Read More]

May

18

2017

May 18, 2017

Senate Judiciary Committee and Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Public Safety & Criminal Justice - May 22, 2017     [Read More]

May

11

2017

May 11, 2017

Today, State Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf announced the approval of over $2.5 million in state funding for traffic signal improvements in Upper Southampton Township, Hatboro, and Lower Moreland Township.   [Read More]

May

10

2017

May 10, 2017

Today, in a 47-1 vote, the Pennsylvania Senate approved State Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf’s (R, Montgomery, Bucks) SB 560 clearing the way for the use of police body-worn cameras.   [Read More]

May

09

2017

May 09, 2017