May

12

2020

May 12, 2020

Two Senate committees will hold a public hearing on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. to hear testimony from county officials about efforts to begin to reopen safely during the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as from medical experts who are treating our most vulnerable senior population and researching the virus COVID-19. [Read More]

May

12

2020

May 12, 2020

After a Senate hearing last week tackled inadequacies in COVID-19 testing in long-term care facilities, the administration reversed course and announced today that they will begin widespread testing of residents and employees. [Read More]

Jun

05

2013

June 05, 2013

The Senate Aging and Youth Committee, chaired by Sen. Bob Mensch (R-24), held a public hearing today on legislation aimed at improving child protection in Pennsylvania by changing the legal definition of “child abuse.” [Read More]

Jun

04

2013

June 04, 2013

The Senate Aging and Youth Committee, chaired by Sen. Bob Mensch (R-24), will hold a hearing tomorrow to discuss Senate Bill 20, sponsored by Sen. LeAnna Washington (D-4), and its proposed changes to the definition of “child abuse” within the Child Protective Services Law. [Read More]

Apr

09

2013

April 09, 2013

Harrisburg – The process of overhauling Pennsylvania’s child protection laws continued to move forward today with a joint Senate hearing co-chaired by Sen. Bob Mensch (R-24) to discuss legislative recommendations by the Pennsylvania Task Force on Child Protection. [Read More]