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Oct

23

2020

October 23, 2020

In This Update: Senate Votes to Boost Fire and EMS Services Throughout PA Legislation Moves Forward to Ensure Safe Visitation of Nursing Home Residents Bills to Improve COVID-19 Reporting Move to Governor’s Desk Senate Advances Measures to Boost Availability of Broadband Legislation Offers Relief for Rural Pharmacies Bill Could Help More Pennsylvanians Benefit from Clean […]   [Read More]

Oct

22

2020

October 22, 2020

After Governor Wolf announced he will provide token assistance to the state’s struggling restaurants and taverns, Senator Pat Stefano (R-32), chairman of the Senate Law and Justice Committee and third-generation business owner, issued the following statement:   [Read More]

Oct

21

2020

October 21, 2020

The Senate approved two bills today to boost the availability of broadband by reducing regulatory burdens on telecommunications companies and utilizing existing infrastructure to further deploy high-speed internet, according to Senator Stefano, who supported the bills.   [Read More]

Oct

21

2020

October 21, 2020

State Rep. Carl Walker Metzgar (R-Somerset/Bedford) and Senator Pat Stefano (R-Fayette/Somerset/Westmoreland) today announced that the Windber Area Authority and Indian Lake Borough have been awarded two loans totaling over $2.5 million from the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST). Of the total, $1.57 million will go to Indian Lake Borough, while the remaining $940,000 will go to the Windber Area Authority.   [Read More]

Oct

16

2020

October 16, 2020

Senate Law and Justice Committee | Monday, October 19, 2020 | 11:30 a.m. | North Office Building, Hearing Room #1 (and Virtual Participation) |     [Read More]

Oct

15

2020

October 15, 2020

In This Update: Your Vote Matters 2020: Voting Resource Page with Everything You Need to Know Committee Explores Ways to Streamline State Government Medicare Open Enrollment Runs Now Through December 7 CDL and Commercial Learner’s Permits Extended Through November 29 Federal Funding Available for Volunteer Fire Companies October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month PHEAA Schedules […]   [Read More]