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E-news Updates – June 14, 2024
June 14, 2024

E-news Updates – June 14, 2024

In this Update: Bill to Protect Property Owners from Squatters Receives Senate Support Unclaimed Property Event “Grow PA” Bills to Support Affordable Pathways to Higher Ed, Career Prep Passes Senate Senate Approves Legislation Combatting AI “Deepfake” Images of Minors Bill to Extend Grant Program for Fire, EMS and Rescue Organizations Passes Senate Free Webinars Provide […]  [Read More]

Laughlin to Introduce Bill to Help Keep Seniors Safe at Home
June 13, 2024

Laughlin to Introduce Bill to Help Keep Seniors Safe at Home

State Sen. Dan Laughlin (R-49) today announced he will soon introduce legislation focused on enhancing the safety and well-being of seniors in their homes. This essential legislation aims to improve the quality of life for our senior citizens by promoting the Living Independence for the Elderly (LIFE) Program.  [Read More]

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June 12, 2024

Senate Approves Laughlin Legislation to Help Property Owners Deal With Squatters

The Senate today unanimously approved legislation, Senate Bill 1236, that would codify Pennsylvania case law to establish more certainty for homeowners, landlords and law enforcement who encounter squatters, announced bill sponsor Sen. Dan Laughlin (R-49).  [Read More]

Sen. Laughlin to Host Unclaimed Property Event
June 11, 2024

Sen. Laughlin to Host Unclaimed Property Event

Sen. Dan Laughlin (R-49), in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Department of Treasury, will host an unclaimed property event on Thursday, June 13, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Erie County Public Library, 160 East Front Street, Erie, PA.  [Read More]

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Office of Senator Dan Laughlin

Harrisburg Office

Senate Box 203049
Harrisburg, PA 17120-3049
Telephone: (717) 787-8927
TTY: 800-364-1581
Text: (814) 900-4527

District Office

1314 Griswold Plaza
Suite 101
Erie, PA 16501
Telephone: (814) 453-2515
Text: (814) 900-4527

Meet Dan Laughlin

Sen. Dan Laughlin was elected to the Pennsylvania State Senate in 2016 to represent the 49th Senatorial District, which includes nearly all of Erie County. He was reelected in November 2020. Born in Erie and raised in the Erie Heights housing project, Sen. Laughlin is the son of a decorated World War II veteran. As a small business owner, Sen. Laughlin strongly supports policies that create jobs, limit government spending and ease the tax and regulatory burden on job-creators. An advocate for government reform, he is committed to making state government accessible and accountable to the people he serves.
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