Senator Daylin Leach

Senate Democratic Caucus Details Local Impacts of Federal Shutdown, Outline State Remedies

HARRISBURG, PA − January 16, 2019 −Members of the Senate Democratic Caucus stood together Wednesday, outlining the impacts of the federal shutdown on their constituents and addressing potential remedies at a state level. “In my county of Allegheny, we have...
Senator Daylin Leach

Leach: We need to repair Pennsylvania’s broken criminal justice system

By State Senator Daylin Leach D-17th District

As we prepare to begin a new legislative session, most lawmakers are deciding what they plan to focus on and crafting bills to reflect those priorities. This year I will be working on issues such as income-inequality, reducing food waste, election reform and ending prohibition on cannabis. However, I will also be revisiting criminal-justice reform, an issue I’ve focused on for a long time.

School Safety

Leach Encourages Students to Share School Safety Ideas

HARRISBURG – November 1, 2018 – State Senator Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) today is encouraging local middle and high school students to share their perspectives on improving school safety by participating in the second annual “Talk To Your State Senator”...
Senator Leach

Some on Probation and Parole Are Being Told They Can’t Use Medical Cannabis; Leach Asks President Judges to Change Policy

HARRISBURG – November 1, 2018 – State Senator Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) last week sent a letter to Pennsylvania’s Common Pleas President Judges asking them to assure that medical marijuana patients on probation and parole can use their medical marijuana,...



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Medical Cannabis

Senate Bill 3 was enacted into law in April 2016 as Act 16.

Human Trafficking

Human trafficking is one of the fastest growing criminal industries in the world.