Harrisburg, November 25, 2020 − Senator John Sabatina (D-Philadelphia) is elated to announce his Karen’s Law legislation is officially the law in Pennsylvania. The bill passed in the Senate in October and the House last week. Gov. Wolf signed the bill into law as Act No. 124 of 2020.
Harrisburg – November 18, 2020 − Senator John Sabatina (D-Philadelphia) announced his Karen’s Law legislation cleared its last hurdle in the General Assembly passing the House on concurrence by a vote of 168-33. The bill passed in the Senate 46-3 in October. It now goes to Governor Wolf’s desk to be signed into law. Wolf is expected to sign the bill.
Harrisburg, November 17, 2020 − Senator John Sabatina (D-Philadelphia) was pleased to announce Senate Bill 1076 was signed into law by Governor Tom Wolf. The bill extends the Military Family Relief Assistance Program (MFRAP). Created in 2005, MFRAP provides grants up to $3,500 to Pennsylvania service members and their families in need.
Harrisburg, October 21, 2020 − Senator John Sabatina (D-Philadelphia) announced Karen’s Law passed in the Senate by a vote of 46-3. The House companion bill (HB-1538 – White) will be the official bill to be signed so as not to delay to process. Sabatina pushed the companion bill through the Senate instead of waiting for his own Senate Bill (SB-123).