News Releases

Jun

08

2022

June 08, 2022

The bill would protect parents’ rights to decide when, where, and how to discuss issues of gender identity & sexual orientation with their young children  HARRISBURG – Sens. Scott Martin (R-13) and Ryan Aument (R-36) announced their intent today to introduce a bill to address discussions of gender identity and sexual orientation in Pennsylvania schools. […]   [Read More]

Jun

08

2022

June 08, 2022

The Senate approved two bills today authored by Sen. Scott Martin (R-13) that expand career training opportunities for cosmetology and barber students.   [Read More]

Jun

06

2022

June 06, 2022

  School District 2020-21 Average Daily Membership State Revenue per ADM 1 Lancaster SD 10,470.141 $11,272.87 2 Columbia Borough SD 1,333.691 $10,242.04 3 Solanco SD 3,244.235 $6,367.97 4 Cocalico SD 3,084.469 $5,833.73 5 Warwick SD 3,984.903 $5,811.28 6 Pequea Valley SD 1,523.101 $5,727.72 7 Manheim Central SD 2,993.408 $5,465.35 8 Donegal SD 3,029.933 $5,357.77 9 […]   [Read More]

May

24

2022

May 24, 2022

The Senate Education Committee approved legislation today that closes a scoring loophole for the Keystone Exams, Chairman Scott Martin (R-13) said.   [Read More]

Apr

13

2022

April 13, 2022

The Senate Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure Committee approved two bills today authored by Sen. Scott Martin (R-13) that expand career training opportunities for cosmetology and barber students.   [Read More]

Apr

13

2022

April 13, 2022

The Senate Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure Committee today approved legislation authored by Senator Martin (R-13) that would give educational credits to dentists who volunteer at free clinics and charity events.   [Read More]

Apr

12

2022

April 12, 2022

The Senate Health and Human Services Committee approved two bills today that would prevent waste, fraud and abuse in the state’s public assistance programs, said Sen. Scott Martin (R-13).   [Read More]

Apr

06

2022

April 06, 2022

The Senate State Government Committee approved a constitutional amendment today designed to limit the use of emergency powers by the executive branch outside of the emergency declaration process said Sen. Scott Martin (R-13).   [Read More]

Mar

15

2022

March 15, 2022

 

Gov. Tom Wolf’s proposed charter school regulatory reforms circumvent the legislative process and could trigger unintended consequences, Sen. Scott Martin (R-13) said today.   [Read More]

Feb

08

2022

February 08, 2022

 

In an address to the General Assembly, Gov. Tom Wolf proposed a $45.7 billion 2022-23 state budget that would increase General Fund spending by $4.5 billion, Sen. Scott Martin (R-13) said today.   [Read More]

Jan

19

2022

January 19, 2022

The Senate Education Committee approved legislation Wednesday that will expand school choice for thousands of students across Pennsylvania, said Chairman Scott Martin (R-13).   [Read More]

Jan

11

2022

January 11, 2022

Senator Scott Martin (R-13) has been selected as a member of the tri-state Chesapeake Bay Commission’s Executive Committee for 2022.    [Read More]