News Releases

Mar

21

2018

March 21, 2018

The Pennsylvania Senate today passed several major domestic violence bills, including landmark legislation sponsored by Senators Tom Killion (R-9th) and Tom McGarrigle (R-26th). The bills, which provide additional protections for victims of domestic violence, all received bipartisan unanimous votes.   [Read More]

Mar

21

2018

March 21, 2018

The State Senate today approved a package of bills strengthening protections for victims of crime and ensuring that victims and their families are treated with respect and dignity by the criminal justice system.     [Read More]

Mar

21

2018

March 21, 2018

  Senator Tom Killion discusses passage of Senate Bill 501 removes third-party safekeeping as an option for a domestic violence defendant ordered by the court to relinquish firearms. Senator Killion is the prime sponsor of the legislation. For more information on this bill and the other bills in the Crime Victims Package, click here.   [Read More]

Mar

20

2018

March 20, 2018

A bipartisan group of state senators today appealed for final Senate consideration Wednesday of a package of bills strengthening protections for victims of domestic violence.     [Read More]

Feb

09

2018

February 09, 2018

State Senator Tom Killion (R-9th) praised this week’s announcement by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation for funding a project in Westtown Township.   [Read More]

Jan

31

2018

January 31, 2018

The Senate approved legislation today that would create a framework for the Growing Greener III program to better protect Pennsylvania’s natural resources.   [Read More]