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02/11/2019
WHAT: The House Majority Policy Committee, chaired by Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest), will hold a public hearing to save our health care by studying the issue of venue with respect to medical malpractice lawsuits in Pennsylvania. At issue is a proposal to the court to unilaterally repeal a rule that prevents medical malpractice plaintiffs from filing civil lawsuits in counties with more favorable jury payouts. Since it was adopted in the early 2000s, the rule has helped stabilize medical malpractice insurance rates, keeping doctors practicing in Pennsylvania and alleviating a shortage of physicians and specialists.
02/08/2019
WHAT: The House Majority Policy Committee will hold a public hearing to save our health care by studying the issue of venue with respect to medical malpractice lawsuits in Pennsylvania. At issue is a proposal to the court to unilaterally repeal a rule that prevents medical malpractice plaintiffs from filing civil lawsuits in counties with more favorable jury payouts. Since it was adopted in the early 2000s, the rule has helped stabilize medical malpractice insurance rates, keeping doctors practicing in Pennsylvania and alleviating a shortage of physicians and specialists.
02/06/2019
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Bushkill Township), a member of the House Appropriations Committee, issued this statement on the heels of Gov. Tom Wolf’s budget address:
01/18/2019
BUSHKILL TOWNSHIP – With both sales and questions about transactions in her district on the rise, state Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Bushkill Township) is warning consumers about proper procedures to follow when purchasing a mobile or manufactured home.
01/11/2019
Thank you to everyone who supported me in November and has again sent me to Harrisburg as your voice from the 138th Legislative District. While the vote was not unanimous, my job is to represent all my constituents and vote according to their best interests. Such a responsibility is humbling.
12/11/2018
HARRISBURG – For the second consecutive term, state Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton) has been appointed deputy chairman of the House Majority Policy Committee, which is led by Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest).
10/24/2018
BUSHKILL TOWNSHIP – State Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Nazareth) is offering counseling services to Medicare recipients during the program’s Open Enrollment Period, which lasts until Friday, Dec. 7.
10/17/2018
HARRISBURG – Legislation that would increase funding for spinal cord injury research is headed to Gov. Tom Wolf’s desk, according to Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Bushkill Township), following today’s passage of Senate Bill 31 by the House.
09/25/2018
NAZARETH – State Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Bushkill Township) invites senior citizens, their families and caregivers to her annual Senior Expo on Friday, Oct. 5, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Bushkill Township Volunteer Fire Company, 155 Firehouse Drive, Nazareth.
09/18/2018
HARRISBURG – Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton) announced that four improvement projects in the 138th Legislative District will benefit from nearly $570,000 in state funding approved by the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) in Harrisburg today.
09/13/2018
BUSHKILL TOWNSHIP – State Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton) invites residents of the 138th Legislative District to a Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) Seminar she is hosting this Wednesday, Sept. 19, from 6:30-8 p.m. at the East Bath Rod and Gun Club, 7905 Township Line Road in Bath.
09/05/2018
WHAT: State Reps. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) and Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton) will host a public hearing on House Bill 2329, their legislation that would allow school districts to exclude up to 100 percent of a homeowner’s school property tax bill.
08/27/2018
BUSHKILL TOWNSHIP – State Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton) invites residents of the 138th Legislative District to a Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) Seminar she is hosting on Wednesday, Sept. 19, from 6:30-8 p.m. at the East Bath Rod and Gun Club, 7905 Township Line Road in Bath.
06/29/2018
HARRISBURG – Gov. Tom Wolf has signed into law House Bill 17, legislation authored by state Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Bushkill Township) that gives parents the final word in substance abuse cases involving their children. The legislation becomes Act 47 of 2018.
06/21/2018
HARRISBURG – Giving parents the final word in substance abuse cases involving their children is the basis for legislation authored by state Rep. Marcia Hahn (R-Bushkill Township) that is headed to Gov. Tom Wolf’s desk following a unanimous vote in the House Thursday.