April 9, 2014 – Senator Kim Ward discusses her legislation to implement one of the recommendations made by the Pennsylvania Task Force on Child Protection clarifying who is a mandated reporter of suspected child abuse in Pennsylvania. Senate Bill 21 received final legislative approval and was sent to the governor for enactment.
April 9, 2014
State Senator Kim Ward (R-39) applauded the General Assembly today for the unanimous passage of her legislation, Senate Bill 21, which clarifies who is a mandated reporter under the PA Child Protective Services (CPS) law and when and how they are required to report suspected child abuse.[...Read More]
February 18, 2014
State Senator Kim Ward (R-39) is introducing legislation that would allow non-health care providers to administer Naloxone (Narcan) to prevent deaths caused by opioid or heroin overdoses.[...Read More]