Governor Tom Wolf created new protections and supports for children of human trafficking and sexual exploitation by signing Senate Bill 554, now Act 130 of 2018.
Governor Wolf signed commonsense, bipartisan criminal justice reform bills into law, including House Bill 163, sponsored by Representative Saccone, and Senate Bills 915 and 916, sponsored by Senator Greenleaf.
Governor Wolf was joined by Representative Sheryl Delozier, Senator Anthony Williams, Representative Jordan Harris and many stakeholder and advocacy groups for the signing of House Bill 1419, the “Clean Slate” bill.
Governor Tom Wolf issued the following statement on the passage of House Bill 1419, the “Clean Slate” bill.
Governor Wolf joined Congressman Dwight Evans, Senator Larry Farnese, Representative Donna Bullock, legislators, and advocacy groups in a call-to-action for criminal justice reforms to refocus the system on rehabilitation and provide consistency and uniformity in the system.