New PFAS Remediation Authority Receives Grant Applications for Clean Water

May. 19, 2020 /

HARRISBURG—Rep. Todd Stephens (R-Montgomery), chairman of the Military Installation Remediation and Infrastructure Authority (MIRIA), announced today that five grant applications have been received from local water providers seeking funds to reimburse water customers for the cost of cleaning PFAS from local water, to install filters on water systems and to connect customers with contaminated private wells to clean water systems.

Stephens Asks Levine to Expand Testing to All Long-Term Care Workers, Residents

Apr. 17, 2020 /

HARRISBURG—Rep. Todd Stephens (R-Montgomery) has written to the Pennsylvania secretary of Health asking the state to expand testing for COVID-19 to all workers and residents of long-term care facilities. Stephens will also introduce legislation to require the release of data on COVID-19 cases in long-term care facilities to give families the best information to protect their loved ones.

Stephens Office Closed for Two Weeks

Mar. 13, 2020 /

HARRISBURG: Consistent with the governor’s directive to protect the public from the COVID-19 virus, the office of Rep. Todd Stephens (R-Montgomery) at 515 Stump Road in North Wales will be closed to the public for two weeks beginning March 13.

POSTPONED: Stephens Free Screening of ‘Dark Waters’

Mar. 11, 2020 /

HARRISBURG—Rep. Todd Stephens (R-Montgomery) today announced that Sunday’s free screening of the movie “Dark Waters” has been postponed following Hatboro-Horsham High School’s decision to cancel all evening and weekend events scheduled at the school to reduce possible exposure to the coronavirus, known as COVID-19.

New PFAS Remediation Authority Gets to Work

Feb. 06, 2020 /

HARRISBURG—Rep. Todd Stephens (R-Montgomery), who has been named chairman of the newly formed Military Installation Remediation and Infrastructure Authority, said the authority is hitting the ground running.

New Data Shows Criminals with Guns Receive Sentences Below Sentencing Guidelines in PA

Dec. 16, 2019 /

HARRISBURG—Rep. Todd Stephens (R-Montgomery) called on tougher penalties for violent criminals in response to data from the Pennsylvania Commission on Sentencing showing violent criminals who use guns, drug dealers who use guns and felons who illegally possess guns routinely received sentences below the standard sentencing guidelines in Pennsylvania.

Stephens Bill to Eliminate Local Water Surcharges Passes Senate

Nov. 19, 2019 /

HARRISBURG—Landmark legislation sponsored by Rep. Todd Stephens (R-Montgomery) to eliminate local surcharges that ratepayers are paying to remove PFAS from local drinking water supplies has passed the Senate and now moves to Gov. Tom Wolf for his signature.