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09/09/2014
COATESVILLE – Rep. Tim Hennessey (R-Chester) invites area veterans of the Korean War to a special recognition ceremony Saturday, Sept. 20, at 11 a.m. at the Parkside Complex, Sunnytown Pike in the borough of North Wales in Montgomery County.
01/28/2014
FORD CITY - Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Indiana) today announced the awarding of grants to Apollo-Ridge, Armstrong and Freeport school districts for financial assistance in the placement of a school resource officer in their school buildings.
10/10/2013
A recent article in the Mercury asked why I voted against an amendment mirroring House Bill 76, after an extended debate which occurred Tuesday, Oct. 1, on the House floor.
04/16/2013
HARRISBURG -- Rep. Tim Hennessey (R-Chester), majority chairman of the House Aging and Older Adult Services Committee, said today that unanimous passage of his House Resolution 230 designating May as Older Pennsylvanians Month in Pennsylvania on Monday showed the respect and concern the legislature has for our senior citizens in the commonwealth.
04/05/2013
HARRISBURG – Rep. Tim Hennessey (R-Chester), majority chairman of the House Aging and Older Adult Services Committee, said today Pennsylvania Secretary of Aging Brian Duke recently presented the 2012-16 State Plan on Aging to a joint hearing of his committee and the Senate Aging and Youth Committee.
03/18/2013
The House Aging and Older Adult Services Committee, chaired by Rep. Tim Hennessey (R-Chester), will conduct a joint hearing with the Senate Aging and Youth Committee to hear a presentation on the 2012-16 State Plan on Aging.
02/07/2013
HARRISBURG -- The House Aging and Older Adult Services Committee recently completed two days of informational meetings on the Pennsylvania Lottery private management agreement, focusing on the funding of senior programs and the agreement itself, committee majority chairman Rep. Tim Hennessey (R-Chester) said today.
01/18/2013
WHAT: The House Aging and Older Adult Services Committee, chaired by Rep. Tim Hennessey (R-Chester), will host two informational meetings on the private management agreement between the Corbett Administration and private contractor, Camelot LLC, Pennsylvania, to manage the Pennsylvania Lottery.
10/18/2012
HARRISBURG – Legislation that has been in development for several years providing consumers a choice to use either retail community pharmacy services or mail order pharmacy services has cleared both chambers of the General Assembly, and has been sent to Gov. Tom Corbett, said Rep. Tim Hennessey (R-Chester) today.
07/06/2012
HARRISBURG – Major legislation authored by Rep. Tim Hennessey (R-Chester), chairman of the House Aging and Older Adult Services Committee, which would bring the Commonwealth in line with 29 other states in dealing with adult guardianships and protective proceedings, was signed into law by Gov. Tom Corbett Thursday. Hennessey’s House Bill 1720 is now Act 108 of 2012.
06/29/2012
HARRISBURG – Rep. Tim Hennessey (R-Chester) today issued the following statement regarding the passage of the state budget for fiscal year 2012-13:
03/14/2012
HARRISBURG – A study conducted by the Pennsylvania Legislative Budget and Finance Committee indicates programs for senior citizens funded by the Pennsylvania Lottery can maintain operational levels as long as there is no major expansion, Rep. Tim Hennessey (R-Chester), majority chairman of the House Aging and Older Adult Services Committee, said today.
10/28/2011
HARRISBURG – Legislation that could add Pennsylvania to the list of states that has adopted a uniform law dealing with adult guardianships and protective proceedings was unanimously passed by the House Wednesday, said Rep. Tim Hennessey (R-Chester), chairman of the House Aging and Older Adult Services Committee.
01/12/2011
Rep. Tim Hennessey (R-Chester) today announced that he will remain as chairman of the House Aging and Older Adult Services Committee as the 195th Session of the House of Representatives begins this month.
08/19/2010
Information on the threat of Lyme Disease will be presented in a free community program from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 25 at the Honey Brook Township Building on Supplee Road in Honey Brook, Rep. Tim Hennessey (R-Chester) today announced.