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Lawrence M Farnese Jr.

Democratic — Senator — District 1
Available Terms:
  • 2009-2010
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016
  • 2017-2018

Lawrence M Farnese Jr. represents Senate District 1 in the Pennsylvania Senate, is a member of six committees, and is the primary sponsor of 3082 bills.

  • Capitol Office:

    Senate Box 203001
    Harrisburg, PA 17120-3001
    Room:
    543 Main Capitol
    Phone: 717-787-5662
    Fax: 717-787-4531
  • District Office:

    1802 S. Broad Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19145
    Phone: 215-952-3121
    Fax: 215-952-3155

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SR 460

    A Resolution requesting the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the Pennsylvania Environmental Quality Board to adopt maximum contaminant levels for perfluorooctanoic acid and perfluorooctane sulfonate in accordance with the Safe Drinking Water Act and the Pennsylvania Safe Drinking Water Act.

  • SB 13

    An Act amending the act of July 23, 1970 (P.L.563, No.195), known as the Public Employe Relations Act, in representation, providing for bargaining representative; and providing for new employee orientation and information.

  • SR 458

    A Resolution recognizing the month of October 2018 as "National Breast Cancer Awareness Month" in Pennsylvania and October 19, 2018, as "National Mammography Day" in Pennsylvania.

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  • SB 1270

    An Act providing for blood lead testing of certain children and pregnant women by health care providers; imposing duties on the Department of Health; and requiring certain health insurance policies to cover blood lead tests.

  • SB 1271

    An Act amending the act of March 10, 1949 (P.L.30, No.14), known as the Public School Code of 1949, in school directors, further providing for school director training programs; in certification of teachers, further providing for continuing professional development, providing for trauma-informed education and further providing for postbaccalaureate certification and Pennsylvania School Leadership Standards; in school safety and security, further providing for school safety and security coordinator and for school safety and security training; in early learning programs, further providing for definitions and for duties of department; and, in the State Board of Education, further providing for definitions, for powers and duties of the board and for powers and duties of Council of Basic Education and Council of Higher Education.

  • SR 450

    A Resolution recognizing the month of October 2018 as "National Disability Employment Awareness Month"; and designating the month of October 2018 as "Disability Employment Awareness Month" in Pennsylvania.

Recent Votes

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HB 1511

Committee vote (COMMUNITY, ECONOMIC AND RECREATIONAL DEVELOPMENT): Reported as Amended

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 1493.0
•••No: 16.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 783

FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4897.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 12.0
SB 1073

FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4897.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 12.0
HB 2060

HB 2060 PN 3820, A9864, EICHELBERGER AMENDMENT NO. A-9864

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 918.0
•••No: 3979.0
•••Other: 12.0
HB 2060

FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4387.0
•••No: 510.0
•••Other: 12.0
SB 912

FINAL PASSAGE

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4897.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 12.0
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Sources

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