News Releases

Oct

20

2020

October 20, 2020

Legislation introduced by State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) to equip municipalities with a better enforcement mechanism to crack down on abandoned and dilapidated properties was approved unanimously by the Senate today with House amendments and is now on its way to the Governor’s desk.   [Read More]

Oct

07

2020

October 07, 2020

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry), in advance of Veterans Day 2020 on November 11, invites the veterans of the 15th State Senate District to submit their names for inclusion on a Virtual Wall of Honor on the senator’s website.   [Read More]

Oct

06

2020

October 06, 2020

Today the Senate unanimously approved legislation authored by Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) to ensure children born in Pennsylvania are comprehensively screened for all recommended disorders so that newborns may receive prompt treatment and prevent instances of permanent disability or even death.   [Read More]

Sep

22

2020

September 22, 2020

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) announced today the Senate State Government Committee, which he chairs, approved two important government reform initiatives regarding redistricting standards and congressional term limits.   [Read More]

Sep

21

2020

September 21, 2020

Today the Senate Aging and Youth Committee advanced legislation authored by Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) to strengthen the Commonwealth’s newborn screening program to better protect infants from rare diseases.   [Read More]

Sep

16

2020

September 16, 2020

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) announced today the introduction of a concurrent resolution calling for a Convention of States under Article V of the United States Constitution to enact term limits for members of Congress. It complements existing legislative proposals that would establish term limits for members of the state General Assembly.   [Read More]

Sep

14

2020

September 14, 2020

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) has introduced a proposal that would allow Pennsylvania residents to vote directly on the elimination of school property taxes through an amendment to the state constitution.   [Read More]

Sep

10

2020

September 10, 2020

Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) today announced the awarding of Keystone Historic Preservation Grants to support projects in Dauphin and Perry counties.   [Read More]

Sep

09

2020

September 09, 2020

The State Senate approved legislation Tuesday that would establish a grant program to extend deployment of broadband services to underserved areas of the state, according to State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry).   [Read More]

Sep

08

2020

September 08, 2020

 

Press conference announcing Senate Bill 1281, proposed by Senator Mastriano and Senator Ward, to protect first responders (e.g. tow truck drivers, emergency management services, firefighters, law enforcement, etc.) when they respond to emergency scenes, traffic stops or disabled vehicles on the highway.  This is referred to as the “Steer Clear Law”, which is being rebranded as the “Move Over Law,” Tuesday, September 8 at noon in Soldier’s Grove |     [Read More]

Aug

25

2020

August 25, 2020

State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) will be hosting a telephone town hall with local residents next Wednesday, September 2, from 6 to 7 p.m.   [Read More]

Aug

24

2020

August 24, 2020

State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) will be hosting a virtual Grants and Funding Workshop on September 15 for municipal officials, first responders and non-profit organizations.   [Read More]