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02/14/2019
HARRISBURG-- Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) released the following statement after the release of the Environmental Protection Agency’s Action Plan on PFAS:
02/07/2019
HARRISBURG—Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) has sent a letter to Archbishop Charles J. Chaput asking that the recently created Independent Reparations and Reconciliation Program (IRRP) be amended to cover sexual abuse perpetrated by people other than priests who worked for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.
01/31/2019
HARRISBURG—Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) this morning stood with Gov. Tom Wolf to announce he would sponsor legislation to enact the governor’s proposal to fund infrastructure improvements through a severance tax on natural gas.
01/18/2019
HARRISBURG—Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) has been reassigned to the House Human Services Committee.
01/01/2019
HARRISBURG-- Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) was sworn in today to his seventh term in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.
11/21/2018
HARRISBURG—Reps. Tod Stephens (R-Montgomery) and Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) announced that the Wolf administration will hold a public hearing in Harrisburg to share information about perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) and to receive input from representatives of government, industry and advocacy groups.
10/31/2018
HARRISBURG-- Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) announced that the Bryn Athyn School District, the Hatboro-Horsham School District, Upper Moreland School District, Lower Moreland School District, Upper Dublin School District and Philadelphia School District have been awarded safe schools grants.
10/25/2018
HARRISBURG—Legislation introduced by Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery) to change the standards used to help families intervene when someone with a mental illness is too sick to seek treatment has been signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf.
10/17/2018
HARRISBURG—Legislation introduced by Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery) to change the standards used to help families intervene when someone with a mental illness is too sick to seek treatment has passed the Senate and has been sent to Gov. Tom Wolf.
10/10/2018
HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania House of Representatives today unanimously approved legislation authored by Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) that would specifically criminalize the act of female genital mutilation (FGM) in the Commonwealth.
10/01/2018
HARRISBURG—Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) will take part in a Candlelight Vigil for Peace.
10/01/2018
HARRISBURG—Rep. Tom Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) will host a special community meeting to raise awareness of the Holocaust.
09/28/2018
WHAT: Rep. Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery/Philadelphia) will host an Overdose Awareness Walk and Hope Expo to draw attention to the growing crisis of opioid addiction in the community. The Overdose Awareness Walk will start at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, 33 Conwell Drive in Maple Glen, at 2 p.m.
09/27/2018
MONTGOMERY TWP – Area lawmakers and leaders of the region’s Korean community gathered in Montgomery Township to highlight a state grant that will support construction of the Korean War Memorial America-Korean Alliance Peace Park.
09/26/2018
WHAT: Area lawmakers and Korean community leaders will highlight details of a state grant to help fund construction of the planned Korean War Memorial America-Korean Alliance Peace Park in Montgomery Township.