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Jan

13

2022

January 13, 2022

In this Update: Senate Accomplishments: Education Farmers and Mental Health Discussed by Senate Committee Homeowner Assistance Program Opens Feb. 1 Caring for Dogs in Winter: The Law Jan. 21 Transportation “Innovations Challenge” Deadline Martin Luther King Jr. Day Senate Accomplishments: Education Building on last year’s efforts, Senate Republicans will continue their work in 2022 to […]   [Read More]

Jan

06

2022

January 06, 2022

In this Issue: Senate Accomplishments: Health Care PA Farm Show Kicks Off Saturday Resource Page for COVID-19 Prevention and Treatments Citizens Can Comment on Proposed Redistricting Plans New 511PA Travel Information Features Senate Accomplishments: Health Care In its ongoing effort to improve access to quality health care, the Senate rounded out 2021 by passing new […]   [Read More]

Dec

29

2021

December 29, 2021

In this Update: Happy New Year! Public Feedback on Legislative Redistricting Bills Passed in 2021: Government Reform New Law Prohibits Surprise Medical Billing State Police Law Enforcement Training for Teens Happy New Year! The year 2021 demonstrated the resolve of Pennsylvanians to move from pandemic to recovery. In 2022, I will continue my efforts to […]   [Read More]

Dec

21

2021

December 21, 2021

No More Surprise Medical Bills Starting January 2022 Merry Christmas! No More Surprise Medical Bills Starting January 2022 Beginning this January, the federal No Surprises Act, passed in 2020, will protect patients from surprise medical bills. A surprise medical bill is an unexpected medical cost associated with out-of-network healthcare providers when a patient unknowingly obtains […]   [Read More]

Dec

16

2021

December 16, 2021

In this Update: Measures to Increase Jobs in Manufacturing and at Airports Approved by Senate Senate Acts to Provide Parents with Online Access to their Children’s School Curriculum Senate Votes to Expand School Choice Eligibility Senate Prohibits Vaccine Mandates for School Children Landmark Bipartisan Broadband Legislation Approved by Senate Comprehensive Probation Reform Approved by Senate […]   [Read More]

Dec

09

2021

December 09, 2021

In this Update: Bills Passed in 2021: Pandemic Recovery Funding Available to Improve High-Speed Internet Access in Rural PA You Can Give the Gift of Education Look Out for Holiday Charity Scams VA Alerts Veterans About Printing and Mailing Delays Affecting Claims Bills Passed in 2021: Pandemic Recovery This fall, the Senate continued its work […]   [Read More]