News Releases

Jun

21

2017

June 21, 2017

On Tuesday, June 20th, in a 43-6 vote, the Pennsylvania Senate passed State Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf’s Donate Life PA Act, SB 180, to help increase organ and tissue donation in the Commonwealth.   [Read More]

Jun

09

2017

June 09, 2017

Senate Judiciary Committee - June 13, 2017     [Read More]

Jun

05

2017

June 05, 2017

Senate Judiciary Committee - June 6, 2017     [Read More]

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]