News Releases

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]

Aug

21

2020

August 21, 2020

HARRISBURG – With limitations on indoor events in place as part of COVID-19 mitigation efforts, State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) and the office of U.S. Senator Pat Toomey made house calls today to deliver Korean War medals to area veterans. Senator DiSanto and Larissa Bailey, Central PA Regional Manager for Senator Toomey, presented the Korean […]   [Read More]

Aug

17

2020

August 17, 2020

State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) today announced funding to improve local water and sewage treatment systems in Dauphin and Perry counties.   [Read More]

Jul

15

2020

July 15, 2020

Future emergency disaster declarations could not be extended beyond 21 days without legislative approval under a proposed Constitutional Amendment given final approval by the Senate today, according to State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry), who co-sponsored the measure.   [Read More]

Jul

14

2020

July 14, 2020

Today the Senate unanimously approved legislation sponsored by State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) to equip municipalities with a better enforcement mechanism to crack down on abandoned and dilapidated properties.   [Read More]

Jul

08

2020

July 08, 2020

Fire, rescue and EMS companies hampered by lack of fundraising opportunities during the COVID-19 emergency can register now for grants to help cover expenses, Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) announced today.     [Read More]

Jul

01

2020

July 01, 2020

Legislation introduced by State Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry) to extend second chances for rehabilitated citizens seeking state-issued job licenses is being signed into law today by the Governor.   [Read More]

Jul

01

2020

July 01, 2020

Several bills moved forward in the state Senate this week to boost support for Pennsylvania firefighters, according to Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry).   [Read More]

Jul

01

2020

July 01, 2020

The Pennsylvania Senate continued its work to improve police training and reduce deadly force incidents, approving a second round of reform legislation this week, according to Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry).   [Read More]

Jun

25

2020

June 25, 2020

The Pennsylvania Senate this week approved legislation aimed at supporting good policing practices in commonwealth communities, according to Senator John DiSanto (Dauphin/Perry).   [Read More]