Jan. 31, 2024

WHAT: Reps. Joe Hogan (R-Bucks) and KC Tomlinson (R-Bucks), along with Sen. Frank Farry (R-Bucks), will speak on legislation that expands the number of DNA samples in the criminal justice system by requiring the collection of DNA samples from persons arrested for serious violent or sexual crimes. These samples will be no different, practically speaking, than the established process of taking an arrestee’s fingerprints.

WHO: Bucks County Sheriff Fred Harran and Ashley Spence, a rape survivor and advocate for DNA technology.

WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 7, at 10 a.m.

WHERE: Capitol Media Center, Room 1, East Wing, Pennsylvania State Capitol, Harrisburg.

LIVESTREAM: Barring any technical difficulties, the hearing will be streamed online at PAGOPPolicy.comPAHouseGOP.com,  RepHogan.com and RepTomlinson.com

Media contact: Joe Szymanski, 717-260-6668, jsyzmanski@pahousegop.com