2016-17 Budget Hearings


HB 2381

October 22, 2016

Senate Education Committee - October 24, 2016[...Read More]

HB 2078, HB 1907, and HB 2338

October 14, 2016

Senate Education Committee - October 18, 2016[...Read More]

SB 1212 and SB 1356

September 23, 2016

Senate Education Committee - September 26, 2016[...Read More]

Smucker Applauds New Era of Integrity in Office of Attorney General

August 30, 2016

After the Senate unanimously voted to confirm Bruce Beemer as Pennsylvania’s new Attorney General, Sen. Lloyd Smucker (R-Lancaster) provided the following reaction:[...Read More]

Final Pieces of Budget Help Schools Hire Substitute Teachers, Promote School Partnerships

July 13, 2016

A comprehensive education bill passed the Senate today as one of the final pieces of the 2016-2017 budget, and included initiatives inspired by two Lancaster-area senators to alleviate the substitute teacher shortage and incentivize the sharing of superintendents and other administrative services.[...Read More]