HARRISBURG - The House Health Committee today approved legislation sponsored by Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) that would improve the credentialing process in Pennsylvania for health care practitioners and address unwarranted delays by health insurers in credentialing applicants for inclusion in their networks.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) is hosting a Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) Night on Thursday, Sept. 26, for area residents to receive the latest hunting and wildlife management information and meet the area’s newest game warden.
HARRISBURG – A new grant program, to help with the costs of inspection and certification requirements for businesses that meet the federal definition of “very small meat processor,” is now available, said Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter), a member of the House Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) today announced $1.5 million in state funding has been awarded to the Marsh Creek Greenway project to connect downtown Wellsboro with the Pine Creek Rail Trail.
Reps. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) and Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) will host an enhanced concealed carry event in Bradford County on Thursday, Sept. 12, 6 p.m. at the Troy Sale Barn, 50 Ballard St. in Troy. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) today announced approval of state funding in the amount of $6.8 million for a wastewater treatment plant replacement project in Westfield Borough, Tioga County.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) announced that nearly $1.2 million in housing assistance has been granted to various projects in Bradford, Potter and Tioga counties.
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) announced today that more than $27.4 million in impact fees from the natural gas drilling industry are coming back to the counties and municipalities in Bradford, Potter and Tioga counties.
HARRISBURG – Today in Harrisburg, the governor signed into law legislation authored by state Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter), a member of the House Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee, that will create a program to direct financial support specifically to the state’s dairy industry.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter), a member of the House Appropriations Committee, today voted in support of a state budget that prioritizes agriculture, education and putting money aside in the state’s Rainy Day Fund. The budget will spend a total of $33.9 billion dollars, a 1.8% increase over the current fiscal year, and does not contain any new or increased taxes.
HARRISBURG – The state House this week unanimously approved legislation authored by Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) to provide financial support to the state’s dairy industry.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) today announced the award of two Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) grants totaling $1.44 million to the Tioga County Conservation District for projects in Shippen and Sullivan townships.
WELLSBORO – The deployment of rural broadband was one of the focuses of discussion at a roundtable event held by the House Majority Policy Committee at the Penn Wells Hotel in Wellsboro, Tioga County, said Reps. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest) and Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter).
HARRISBURG – Today in the state House, two committees approved legislation sponsored by Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) that would help infants and children impacted by the state’s opioid crisis and ensure parents use private health insurance for their children, if available and financially feasible, before relying on Medical Assistance.
WHAT: The House Children and Youth Committee, chaired by state Rep. Karen Boback (R-Luzerne/Lackawanna/Wyoming), will vote on two pieces of legislation dealing with different aspects of child abuse:
WHAT: The House Majority Policy Committee, chaired by Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest), will travel to Wellsboro, Tioga County, to host a roundtable discussion with local businesses, education institutions and organizations. Topics to be discussed will include rural broadband access, workforce development, and deregulation and government barriers to small business. This is part of the House Republican Caucus’s #GoodJobs4PA legislative package.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) today announced that fire and ambulance companies located in the 68th Legislative District will receive $330,379.20 in state grants thanks to the Fire Company and Volunteer Ambulance Service Grant Program.
HARRISBURG – Legislation authored by Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) designating a bridge in Troy Borough as the Troy Area Veterans Memorial Bridge was approved by the House of Representatives today.
WHAT: Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) is hosting a luncheon to welcome two new game wardens to Tioga County and introduce them to other members of the county’s law enforcement community.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) this past weekend presented a House citation to Colton Pierce in recognition of him being named the 2018 Individual Champion of the Senior Division during the 2018 National Youth Hunter Education Challenge.