Death with Dignity

Terminally Ill Pennsylvanians have a right to death with dignity

Op-ed by State Senator Daylin Leach

Anyone who follows the news knows that we, as a society, frequently debate where personal autonomy ends and where the state’s right to intervene begins. Whether the issue is who we marry, what books we read, what substances we consume, when we reproduce, the question is the same: do we decide, or does the government?


Leach Bill Would Increase Vaccination Rate by Eliminating Religious and “Philosophical” Exemptions

HARRISBURG –  March 28, 2019 – State Senator Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) today announced legislation designed to increase the number of Pennsylvania school children who are immunized against diseases that spread easily among groups, interrupt school life and...
Senator Daylin Leach and Senator Sharif Street

Leach and Street Bill Will Legalize Cannabis for Adult-Use in PA; Proposed Model Emphasizes Minority Ownership and Criminal Justice Reform

HARRISBURG – March 18, 2019 – State Senator Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) and State Senator Sharif Street (D-Philadelphia) today announced legislation that would end Pennsylvania’s prohibition of cannabis and would ultimately legalize cannabis for adult-use in...
Good Government Seminar

Leach Hosts Ninth Annual Good Government Seminar

HARRISBURG – March 2, 2019 – State Senator Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) on Thursday hosted his ninth annual Good Government Seminar. The event was open to high school students in the 17th Senatorial District and it employed a “mock Senate” format to help teach...


Adult-Use Cannabis

Sens.  Leach and  Street unveil bill that would legalize recreational 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.