Press Releases

Oct

17

2017

October 17, 2017

Today, the Pennsylvania Senate approved legislation (SB 53) sponsored by Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf (R, Montgomery, Bucks) that would permanently allow for distance education to be included in the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) State Grant Program.   [Read More]

Oct

13

2017

October 13, 2017

Jul

25

2017

July 25, 2017

Today, State Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf (R, Montgomery / Bucks) announced legislation that would remove “interference with custody of children” from the list of offenses for which the offender must be included on the Commonwealth’s sex offender registry.   [Read More]

Jun

30

2017

June 30, 2017

The Pennsylvania State Senate has passed a responsible, bi-partisan spending plan for the upcoming fiscal year, according to Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf (R-12).   [Read More]

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]

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

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

04

2017

May 04, 2017

Today, State Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf announced that the Montgomery County Development Corporation was awarded a $1.5 million, 10-year loan at 4 percent on behalf of Skyline Emissions, Inc. of Montgomeryville, for the purchase of equipment to manufacture emission replacement components for heavy duty diesel vehicles.   [Read More]

Apr

25

2017

April 25, 2017

Today, the Pennsylvania Senate approved State Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf’s (R, Montgomery/Bucks) SB 554 “Safe Harbor” legislation that would require that sexually exploited children be diverted from the criminal justice system to more appropriate human services.   [Read More]

Apr

21

2017

April 21, 2017

Today, State Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf (R, Montgomery, Bucks) announced that the PA Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has awarded the Upper Moreland Free Public Library with a $2,991 grant for the Upper Moreland Outdoor Environmental Education Project on Stormwater.   [Read More]

Mar

20

2017

March 20, 2017

State Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf (R, Montgomery, Bucks) announced today that Hatboro-Horsham School District and United Parcel Service in Willow Grove have been selected by the PA Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to receive Alternative Fuels Incentive Grants (AFIG) for projects to improve air quality through alternative fuel use.   [Read More]