News Releases

Mar

27

2020

March 27, 2020

Senators Scott Martin (R-13) and Ryan Aument (R-36) are calling on Governor Wolf to add automotive sales –provided they are conducted remotely or electronically, with vehicle return and delivery in-person by appointment only – to the list of life-sustaining businesses permitted to operate during the coronavirus pandemic due to the essential nature of their services.   [Read More]

Mar

27

2020

March 27, 2020

At the strong urging of Senator Scott Martin (R-13), the Wolf Administration reversed a decision on Thursday that temporarily prevented dentists from serving patients who have a dental emergency.   [Read More]

Mar

25

2020

March 25, 2020

Small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 public health emergency can apply now for low-interest state loans, according to Senator Scott Martin (R-13).   [Read More]

Mar

25

2020

March 25, 2020

Delayed Primary, Funding for Medical Supplies, School Mandate Relief and Unemployment Included  HARRISBURG – The state Senate convened remotely today to pass several bills to keep Pennsylvania moving forward during the COVID-19 coronavirus public health emergency, according to Senator Scott Martin (R-13). The coronavirus response measures included: Senate Bill 422, which postpones Pennsylvania’s primary election […]   [Read More]

Mar

25

2020

March 25, 2020

Senator Scott Martin (R-13) is demanding that the Wolf Administration revise restrictions that are preventing dentists from serving patients who have a dental emergency.   [Read More]

Mar

24

2020

March 24, 2020

The Senate plans to convene at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, March 25, to consider a number of measures designed to offer relief to Pennsylvanians affected by the COVID-19 coronavirus, according to Senator Scott Martin (R-13).   [Read More]

Mar

24

2020

March 24, 2020

The Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority (PIDA) approved funding today to provide $61 million in low-interest loans to Pennsylvania small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 public health emergency, according to Senator Scott Martin (R-13).   [Read More]

Mar

24

2020

March 24, 2020

The Department of Education (PDE) announced today all schools in the commonwealth will remain closed through at least April 6 as a result of the COVID-19 response efforts, Senator Scott Martin (R-13) said.   [Read More]

Mar

22

2020

March 22, 2020

Senator Scott Martin (R-13) will introduce legislation to help provide relief to local taxpayers and give greater flexibility to county and municipal governments during the COVID-19 public health emergency.   [Read More]

Mar

22

2020

March 22, 2020

The deadline to file Pennsylvania personal income tax returns with the Department of Revenue for 2019 has been extended by 90 days to July 15, according to Senator Scott Martin (R-13).   [Read More]

Mar

21

2020

March 21, 2020

In response to numerous concerns expressed by business leaders and lawmakers, enforcement of Governor Wolf’s order for all non-life-sustaining businesses to close has been delayed until Monday, according to Senator Scott Martin (R-13).   [Read More]

Mar

21

2020

March 21, 2020

Senator Scott Martin (R-13) is reminding older Pennsylvanians and their caretakers that a number of steps have been taken this week to protect seniors during statewide efforts to reduce the spread of the coronavirus.   [Read More]