Upcoming Policy Hearings

OCT

3

Firefighting and EMS in the Commonwealth

​October 3, 2019 | 11:00 a.m. | Delaware County Community College | Academic Building | Room 2246 | 901 S. Media Line Road, Media, PA 19063

At the request of Senator Tim Kearney, the Senate Democratic Policy Committee will hold a Policy Hearing continuing the conversation around the future of firefighting and EMS in the Commonwealth. The meeting will be open to the public to attend.

OCT

17

Child Custody Issues

​October 17, 2019 | 11:00 a.m. | Lower Makefield Township Community Center | 1550 Oxford Valley Road, Yardley, PA 19067

At the request of Senator Senator Steve Santarsiero, the Senate Democratic Policy Committee will focu on Sen. Santarsiero’s forthcoming legislation on child custody issues in the Commonwealth. A co-sponsorship memo will be released soon, detailing legislation aimed at ensuring judges adequately weigh the well-being of a child in awarding child custody. The legislation stems from the tragic murder of Kayden Mancuso, a 7-year-old, by her father following a custody battle. The meeting will be open to the public to attend.

Policy Recaps

Pedestrian Safety: April 5, 2019

 

Robocalls: March 21, 2019

 

RestorePA Initiative: June 12, 2019

 

Committee News

State Senate Hearing in Philly Focuses on Gun Violence

State Senate Hearing in Philly Focuses on Gun Violence

PHILADELPHIA – February 14, 2019 – At the request of state Senator Arthur Haywood (D-Philadelphia), the state Senate Democratic Policy Committee today held a hearing on ways to prevent gun violence in Pennsylvania. “This policy hearing is to share proven solutions to...

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Policy Hearings