Deana’s Law Targeting ‘Worst of the Worst’ Repeat DUI Offenders Signed Into Law

Jul. 15, 2022 /

MEDIA, PA – Legislation named in memory of DUI homicide victim Deana DeRosa Eckman of Delaware County has been signed into law, said the author of the bill, Rep. Chris Quinn (R-Delaware). Quinn was joined by DeRosa’s parents, Rich and Roseann DeRosa, and Delaware County District Attorney Jack Stollsteimer to announce the enactment of the legislation.

Middletown Free Library Secures $500,000 Says Quinn

Apr. 22, 2022 /

MEDIA, PA – The Middletown Free Library has been awarded a $500,000 grant from the state’s Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) said Rep. Chris Quinn (R-Delaware), who secured the funding.

Safe School Grants Awarded, Says Quinn

Feb. 02, 2022 /

MEDIA, PA – More than $62,000 in equipment grants have been awarded to local schools by the Office of Safe Schools in the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE), Rep. Chris Quinn (R-Delaware) announced today. The grants were awarded to Garrett's Way Child Care and Learning Center, Saint Thomas the Apostle School, and Strafford Friends School.

Quinn, Williams Vote to Support Health Care Heroes

Jan. 26, 2022 /

HARRISBURG—Reps. Chris Quinn (R-Delaware) and Craig Williams (R-Chester and Delaware) joined their colleagues to support a bi-partisan initiative appropriating $225 million in federal pandemic relief funds to support health care workers and facilities for the recruitment and retention of caregivers.

Quinn Bill Restoring Snow Removal Liability Fairness Passes House

Jan. 10, 2022 /

HARRISBURG, PA – On the heels of our region’s first measurable snowfall of the season, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives unanimously passed legislation to reestablish basic fairness in snow removal contracting. House Bill 1665 would nullify certain indemnity clauses in snow removal contracts, said the legislation’s sponsor, Rep. Chris Quinn (R-Delaware).

Quinn Secures $1.5 Million in Grants

Dec. 09, 2021 /

MEDIA – Children with autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and related behavioral health challenges, along with Media Borough are the beneficiaries of two just-awarded grants totaling $1.5 million, said Rep. Chris Quinn (R-Delaware), who helped secured the funding. The grants were awarded from the state’s Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP).

Quinn’s DOMinate Epilepsy Legislation Sent to Governor

Nov. 09, 2021 /

HARRISBURG, PA – Legislation named for a Chester County boy with epilepsy and which will promote seizure recognition and first-aid training for teachers is headed to the governor, according to the sponsor of the bill, Rep. Chris Quinn (R-Delaware).

Quinn Invites Seniors to his 2021 Senior Expo

Sep. 30, 2021 /

MEDIA, PA – After a pandemic-related hiatus, Rep. Chris Quinn’s (R-Delaware) Senior Expo returns next Thursday, Oct. 7, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Penn State Brandywine, 25 Yearsley Mill Road in Media.

Staats, Quinn Unveil Child Welfare Reform Legislation in Memory of Grace Packer

Sep. 15, 2021 /

DOYLESTOWN - Reps. Craig Staats (R-Bucks) and Chris Quinn (R-Delaware) announced the introduction of a legislative package to better protect children in the Pennsylvania child welfare system. The bills are crafted in honor of Grace Packer, a 14-year-old girl who was murdered in Bucks County by her adoptive mother and her adoptive mother’s boyfriend in 2016.

Solar Energy and its Impacts on Pennsylvania

Aug. 25, 2021 /

WHAT: The Consumer Affairs Committee will be hosting a public hearing to discuss solar energy and its impacts in Pennsylvania from an economic, business and community perspective.

Quinn Bill Revamping Private Driver Ed Gets Hearing

Aug. 10, 2021 /

HARRISBURG – Legislation sponsored by Rep. Chris Quinn (R-Delaware) that would revamp driver education conducted outside of public schools was the subject of a House Transportation Committee hearing today. House Bill 1244 would repeal the 69-year-old Private Driver Education or Training School Act from 1952 and task PennDOT with developing a new curriculum and to license private driver educational schools under the Pennsylvania Motor Vehicle Code.

Quinn Introduces Open Primary Legislation

May. 10, 2021 /

HARRISBURG - Noting Pennsylvania is one of just nine states that does not permit the participation of anyone other than registered Republicans and Democrats in its primary elections, Rep. Chris Quinn (R-Delaware) introduced legislation opening the state’s primaries to the almost 900,000 independent and non-partisan voters.