HARRISBURG – York County is about to be the beneficiary of a record windfall of more than $485,000 from the collection of an impact fee on natural gas drilling activities in other regions of Pennsylvania, according to members of the county’s House Republican delegation. Distribution of revenue will take place in early July.
HARRISBURG – The Senate on Wednesday unanimously approved legislation by Rep. Kate Klunk (R-Hanover) to provide farmers with more freedom over property they opted to preserve for generations to come. House Bill 370 now goes to the governor for his signature. The bill is part of a package of bills to help Pennsylvania’s agriculture industry grow and thrive.
HARRISBURG – The House today unanimously passed legislation by Rep. Kate Klunk (R-Hanover) to protect workers from mandatory restrictive nondisclosure agreements as terms of employment in relation to sexual harassment. The bill now goes to the Senate for consideration.
HARRISBURG – To protect employees from mandatory restrictive nondisclosure agreements, the House Labor and Industry Committee today approved bipartisan legislation to ban such agreements related to sexual harassment as a condition of employment, Rep. Kate Klunk (R-Hanover) announced.
HARRISBURG – Renewing its commitment to protecting children with Down syndrome, the House today approved Rep. Kate Klunk’s (R-Hanover) Down Syndrome Protection Legislation.
HARRISBURG ¬– The House Health Committee today approved Rep. Kate Klunk’s (R-Hanover) legislation to ensure life for babies with Down syndrome. Her legislation, House Bill 321, would include prenatal Down syndrome diagnoses as a legal reason why babies can’t be aborted in Pennsylvania. The bill now goes to the full House for a vote.
For far too long, companies have used involuntary nondisclosure agreements to hide sexual harassment in the workplace. It’s time to end this questionable practice.
HANOVER – To better serve residents of the 169th District, Rep. Kate Klunk (R-Hanover) has extended her satellite office hours at the Shrewsbury Township municipal building, 11505 Susquehanna Trail South.
WHAT: Rep. Kate Klunk (R-Hanover) will host a bridge dedication to honor U.S. Army Warrant Officer Martin E. Bixler, who was killed in action during the Vietnam War in 1968.
HANOVER – As part of efforts to ensure all Pennsylvanians have opportunities for success in the working world, Rep. Kate Klunk (R-Hanover) will host the Shippensburg University Small Business Development Center (SBDC) for a Small Business Outreach Day event. The event will be held at her office, 118 Carlisle Str., Suite 300, on Thursday, April 4, from noon to 2 p.m.
A child still in the womb shouldn’t be terminated simply because he or she has Down syndrome. But this prenatal discrimination is happening and it’s occurring at an alarming rate.
WHAT: House Speaker Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) and Rep. Kate Klunk (R-York) will unveil and discuss legislation to prohibit the abortion of a child due to a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome.
HANOVER – Legislation by Rep. Kate Klunk (R-Hanover) to give farmers who decide to preserve their land more freedom over their property received unanimous support by the House as it passed the bill on Monday.
HANOVER – To honor a fallen hero, Rep. Kate Klunk (R-Hanover) will be joined by local elected officials to dedicate the Valley Street bridge in Glen Rock to U.S. Army Warrant Officer Martin E. Bixler, who was killed during the Vietnam War. The ceremony will be held at the bridge on Friday, March 29, which is National Vietnam War Veterans Day, starting at noon.
HANOVER – Rep. Kate Klunk (R-Hanover) and York County District Attorney Dave Sunday will host a seminar to assist parents with protecting their children online. The event will be held at South Western High School, 200 Bowman Road, Hanover, on Wednesday, March 27, from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
HARRISBURG ¬– Recognizing that not all students go to a traditional four-year college, the House Finance Committee on Wednesday approved a resolution by Rep. Kate Klunk (R-Hanover) urging the federal government to allow educational savings accounts to be used for workforce training expenses.
HARRISBURG – Reps. Kate Klunk (R-Hanover), Seth Grove (R-Dover) and Mike Jones (R-York Township) have teamed up to host a Concealed Carry Seminar at Porters Community Fire Company, 1199 Porters Road, Spring Grove, on Saturday, April 6, from 9 a.m. to noon.
HANOVER – A Hanover-based veterans support organization is the recipient of a $35,000 grant to aid veterans in need and troops who are on deployment, Rep. Kate Klunk (R-Hanover) announced.
HARRISBURG – With REAL IDs about to be made available in Pennsylvania, Reps. Kate Klunk (R-Hanover) and Mike Jones (R-York Township) and Sen. Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York) have teamed up to host an event to assist residents with pre-verifying documents required to obtain a REAL ID. The event will be held at the New Freedom Community Center, located at 150 E. Main St. in New Freedom, on Monday, March 4, from 9 a.m. to noon.
HANOVER – Rep. Kate Klunk (R-Hanover) today announced that Main Street Hanover is the recipient of a $50,000 Keystone Communities program grant to improve facades in the borough.