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Senate Passes Greenleaf’s Legislation Clearing the way for Police Body Cameras

October 19, 2016

In the interest of enhancing public safety and ensuring conviction integrity, the Pennsylvania Senate passed Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf’s SB 976 clearing the way for the use of police body-worn cameras.[...Read More]

Lower Moreland Township Receives $208,587 PennDOT Grant

October 14, 2016

Today, State Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf announced that Lower Moreland Township will receive one of 37 grants awarded across the state to fund highway, bridge, bike, and pedestrian projects.[...Read More]

Senator Greenleaf urges DEP to set stricter safe drinking water standard for PFCs

October 13, 2016

In a letter dated October 6th, (see attached) Senator Greenleaf urged PA Department of Environmental Protection Acting Secretary Patrick McDonnell to promptly establish a state safe drinking water standard for the contaminants perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfulorooctane sulfonate (PFOS).[...Read More]

Greenleaf Bills Move Forward as PA Senate Convenes for Fall Session

September 27, 2016

On Monday, September 26th, the Senate committees on Appropriations, Judiciary, and Education voted to send four of Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf’s bills to the full Senate for consideration.[...Read More]