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10/20/2017
HARRISBURG – Rep. Steve Barrar (R-Chester/Delaware) and other members of the House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee heard from testifiers regarding the Commonwealth’s future participation in the federally authorized FirstNet communications system.
10/17/2017
HARRISBURG – The Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee and its chairman, Rep. Steve Barrar (R-Chester/Delaware), unanimously supported his bill that would allow military spouses to practice physical therapy even as they travel out of state.
10/16/2017
WHAT: Rep. Steve Barrar (R-Chester/Delaware), chairman of the House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee, will conduct a joint public hearing to focus on the Commonwealth’s future participation in the FirstNet communications system for emergency responders across Pennsylvania.
10/16/2017
HARRISBURG – Rep. Steve Barrar (R-Chester/Delaware) invites veterans of the 160th District to attend the veterans appreciation breakfast he is co-hosting with Sen. Tom Killion (R-9) on Saturday, Nov. 4, from 8:30-11:30 a.m. at the Elam United Methodist Church, 1073 Smithbridge Road, Glen Mills.
09/20/2017
HARRISBURG – Rep. Steve Barrar (R-Chester/Delaware) is hosting a free paper shredding and drug take-back event on Saturday, Sept. 23, from 9 a.m. to noon at his district office, 1 Beaver Valley Road, Chadds Ford. The office is located at the intersection of Route 202 and Naamans Creek Road.
09/12/2017
HARRISBURG – Rep. Steve Barrar (R-Chester/Delaware) is encouraging fire companies and ambulance services throughout Pennsylvania to submit an application for the 2017-18 Fire Company, Emergency Medical Services Companies Grant Program.
06/29/2017
HARRISBURG – In a win for identity theft victims of the Commonwealth, today the House voted in favor of a bill sponsored by Rep. Steve Barrar (R-Chester/Delaware) to eliminate the automatic expiration of security freezes on consumer credit reports.
06/27/2017
HARRISBURG – Because of the popularity of previous events, Rep. Steve Barrar (R-Chester/Delaware) is offering people 65 and older another opportunity to get a free SEPTA Key Senior ID card without traveling into Philadelphia. The event will be held on Tuesday, July 11, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Rachel Kohl Library, 687 Smithbridge Road, Glen Mills.
06/26/2017
HARRISBURG – The Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee and its chairman, Rep. Steve Barrar (R-Chester/Delaware), unanimously supported a bill that would provide a property tax exemption for the surviving spouses of soldiers who are killed in action (KIA) or died as a result of injury during active military service.
06/21/2017
WHAT: Rep. Steve Barrar (R-Chester/Delaware), chairman of the House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee, will hold a committee meeting to vote on three pieces of legislation:
06/21/2017
WHAT: Rep. Steve Barrar (R-Chester/Delaware), chairman of the House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee, today announced cancellation of a committee meeting scheduled for Thursday, June 22, at 10 a.m. The meeting will be rescheduled at a later date.
06/21/2017
HARRISBURG – Legislation sponsored by Rep. Steve Barrar (R-Chester/Delaware) to protect Commonwealth citizens by eliminating the automatic expiration of security freezes on consumer credit reports passed the House Commerce Committee unanimously today.
06/21/2017
HARRISBURG – Because of the popularity of previous events, Rep. Steve Barrar (R-Chester/Delaware) is offering people 65 and older another opportunity to get a free SEPTA Key Senior ID card without traveling into Philadelphia. The event will be held on Tuesday, July 11, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Rachel Kohl Library, 687 Smithbridge Road, Glen Mills.
06/20/2017
HARRISBURG – Rep. Steve Barrar (R-Chester/Delaware) and other members of the House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee heard from stakeholders regarding the use of microgrids to provide reliable energy distribution, especially during disasters and emergencies.